National Indigenous Peoples Day 2019

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

Featuring

  • 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.

Food Available:

  • Huck N Joes Food Truck
  • Indian Tacos by Cristal Atkinson

Camping Available

Book your stay in a comfort Camping Trapper’s Tent

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