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National Indigenous Cultural Expo

September 28 - September 30

Join thousands of Indigenous people from all across the Turtle Island for the first ever National Indigenous Cultural Expo (NICE), featuring Canada’s largest Pow Wow, Metis Festival, and Inuit Showcase. 

NICE will include not only Powwow but Metis and Inuit Sport/Cultural showcases/competitions, Indigenous fashion show, trade show, gala and more!

Powwow Grand Entry Times – Hall D
Friday, September 28 – 1pm
Saturday, September 29 – 1pm
Sunday, September 30 – 12pm
Doors open at 10am each day

Inuit Traditional Showcase Times – Hall E
Friday, September 28 
Arctic Winter Games Showcase and Demonstration – 3pm – 5pm
Inuit Cultural Food Tasting – 5pm – 6pm
Group Performances by Mixed Groups 7pm – 10pm

Saturday, September 29
Arctic Winter Games Showcase and Demonstration – 2pm – 5pm
Inuit Cultural Food Tasting – 5pm – 6pm
Maglaktutit Traditional Drum Dance Competition 7pm – 10pm

Sunday, September 30
Inuit Cultural Food Tasting – 1pm – 2pm
Arctic Winter Games Showcase and Demonstration – 2pm – 5pm
Inuvialuit Drum Dance Circumpolar Jam Session and Interactive Workshop 4pm – 6pm

Metis Festival Times – Hall C
Friday, September 28 
Opening of the Metis Festival (main stage) – 2pm – 3pm
Workshops – 2pm – 4pm
Performances – 4pm – 6pm
Workshops – 6pm – 8pm

Saturday, September 29
Workshops – 10am – 12pm
Fiddling Competition First Round (youngest to oldest) – 1pm – 4pm
Break – 4pm – 5pm
Jigging Preliminairies 5pm – 9pm
History and Info on Metis Settlement (ongoing daily) 2pm – 9pm

Sunday, September 30
Workshops – 10am – 12pm
Fiddling Competition Finals (youngest to oldest) – 1pm – 4pm
Break – 4pm – 5pm
Jigging Finals 5pm – 9pm
History and Info on Metis Settlement (ongoing daily) 2pm – 9pm

Tickets available at the door on event days
Adult – $20 Daily
Child (7-17) – $10 Daily
Under 6 – Free

More Information Here

Details

Start:
September 28
End:
September 30
Website:
http://www.ngekanata.com/powwow/