Gold Rush 2017 Event Starts always starts at 00:00:01 UTC (what is UTC? click here) Attention Gold Rush Enthusiasts As requested by the community, we have prepared all the dates so that you can prepare your forces for the events to come. We want to bring it to your attention that these dates might change but you will be notified of any alteration on the forum. 2016 (Gates Open) 9th December 00:00:01 UTC- (Gates close) 18th December 00:00:01 UTC (Date Changed) 2017 (Gates Open) 6th January 00:00:01 UTC - (Gates close) 14th January 15:00:01 UTC (Gates Open) 3rd February 12:00:01 UTC - (Gates close) 12th February 15:00:01 UTC (Gates Open) 3rd March 00:00:01 UTC - (Gates close) 12th March 15:00:01 UTC (Gates Open) 7th April 00:00:01 UTC - (Gates close) 15th April 15:00:01 UTC (Gates Open) 12th May 00:00:01 UTC - (Gates close) 20th May 15:00:01 UTC Please remember to bookmark these days to know exactly when the event starts and ends. You will have to spend a minimum of 20 hours in the category of choice to be eligible in standing a chance to win a prize. These dates are strictly for the hunting event only and doesn't include the mining or manufacturing events.