SUMMER SOLSTICE Indigenous Festival & Competition Pow Wow (June 20-25)


SUMMER SOLSTICE Indigenous Festival & Competition Pow Wow (June 20-25)

Date(s) - Tuesday, June 20 - Sunday, June 25
All Day

SUMMER SOLSTICE Indigenous Festival & Competition Pow Wow

SUMMER SOLSTICE Indigenous Festival & Competition Pow Wow

June 20 – 25, 2017


  • National Arts Centre Tuesday June 20
  • Major’s Hill Park Wednesday June 21
  • Vincent Massey Park, FRIDAY- Sunday June 23-25 

Experience and celebrate the diverse Indigenous cultures of the National Capital Region and celebrate National Aboriginal Day with 5 days of cultural workshops, indigenous performances, an International Competition Pow Wow, community celebrations, and unlimited free family fun.

  • Pay what you decide for Making Treaty 7 performance part of Canada Scene at the National Arts Centre on June 20th.
  • Catch APTN’s AB Day Live Concert at Major’s Hill Park on June 21st (schedule and performers at:
  • Join us at Vincent Massey Park on the weekend (JUNE 23-25) for
    • International Competition Pow Wow with Host Drum Black Bear
    • Cultural workshops and interactive arts and crafts including the Odawa 150 Years of Shared History Pavilion (Algonquin Living History)   and the Art & Reconciliation Pavilion
    • Indigenous marketplace featuring incredible art, food and fashions
    • Free Family Fun with a 400’ Zipline , fun inflatables and Birds of Prey shows
    • Non-stop cultural programming and family friendly main stage performances including Aboriginal Canada We’ve Got talent, PowWow Pitch and young audience theatre shows all weekend long
    • Saturday evening  spectacle of music, dance and headline performance by Juno Award winning  Holly McNarland


More info:
(613) 838-5558


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