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Na-Me-Res Pow Wow & Indigenous Arts Festival

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - June 16 @ 4:00 pm


Come together on Garrison Common at Fort York in honour of Indigenous Peoples Month. Enjoy a free, community-focused, family-friendly event with traditional and contemporary music, dance, artisanal and culinary experiences of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples of Turtle Island.

On Saturday, June 15, from noon to 5 p.m. experience the excitement of a traditional Pow Wow hosted by Na-Me-Res. Drummers and dancers share stories through movement and song.

Then, from 5:30 to 10 p.m., enjoy the Mississaugas of the Credit’s Indigenous Arts Festival live concert curated by TKMF Productions featuring contemporary and traditional Indigenous musical performers.

On Sunday, June 16, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Indigenous Arts Festival celebrations continue with a full day of live music and dance performances showcasing some of Canada’s most renowned and emerging Indigenous talent.

Throughout the weekend, explore the vibrant artisan and food market stalls with authentic handmade creations and artwork alongside delicious Indigenous dishes.

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