Dawson City is one of those towns that everybody seems to know about, but few people ever get to. Wander the picturesque streets – just one of the many awesome things to do in Dawson City, Yukon. Our visit was quite short, but you could very easily spend weeks exploring the area around Dawson City. Definitely one of the top things to do in Dawson City, Yukon if you can time your trip right. Party at Dawson City Music FestivalBesides the Sourtoe Cocktail Club, there was something else we kept hearing about whenever we talked to people about Dawson, and that was the legendary Dawson City Music Festival.