June 22 – Métis Crossing – 17339 Victoria Trail, Smoky Lake
2019 National Indigenous People’s Day Celebration at Métis Crossing. Celebrate the Métis Contributions to Canadian Society!
Saturday June 22: 11AM – 6PM
- MC Luc Gaucher
- House Band: Nicely Put together Band
- Métis Child and Family Jiggers
- Open Jam
- Art & Craft Vendors
- Jigging Contest: $500 in Prizes
Métis Cultural Experiences:
A young Nation born of their homeland: Understand how the Métis came to be. Immersed in the fur trade uncover the influences that led to the origin of the Métis Nation.
Indigenous Arts and Crafts: An introduction to the art and crafts of the Métis. Participate in Métis Art.
Bannock & Tea making: Around a fire cook bannock on a stick and taste teas foraged from the woods.
Nature walk: Self-guided Exploration of the boreal forest along the North Saskatchewan River Valley.
Painted Rock Mosaic: Choose a rockfrom the river bed, paint and add it to a mosaic on the river bank creating the Métis flag.
- Huck N Joes Food Truck
- Indian Tacos by Cristal Atkinson
Book your stay in a comfort Camping Trapper’s Tent