National Aboriginal Day Events

National Aboriginal Day is an occasion for all Canadians to celebrate the rich contributions Indigenous Peoples, also known as Aboriginal peoples, have made to Canada. Find suggested events to help you celebrate this special day, either on your own, with family and friends, or with hundreds and thousands of other people celebrating National Aboriginal Day across Canada. You can also submit an event for posting to this list and find event ideas to help plan your own event.

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National Aboriginal Day Celebration – Grande Prairie

Date: June 26, 2016
Time: 1 p.m.
Location/Venue: Muskoseepi Park
City: Grande Prairie, Alberta

Aboriginal Week at the Cold Lake Friendship Centre

Date: June 17, 2016
Time: 8 a.m.
Location/Venue: Cold Lake Native Friendship Centre
City: Cold lake, Alberta

Aboriginal Awareness Week Opening Ceremonies

Date: June 20, 2016
Time: 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location/Venue: Olympic Plaza - 228 8 Ave SE
City: Calgary, Alberta

Elder in the Making Screening & Panel Discussion on Aboriginal Rights in the Canadian Justice System

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Globe Cinema – 617-8 Avenue SW
City: Calgary, Alberta
Website: CJHS National Aboriginal Day Event – Elder in the Making Film Screening

National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 26, 2016
Time: 1 p.m.
Location/Venue: Muskoseepi Park
City: Grande Prairie, Alberta

National Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m.
Location/Venue: Harry Hays Building 220 – 4 Ave SE
City: Calgary, Alberta

AAWC Family Day Festival & Pow Wow "Keeping the Circle Strong"

Date: June 25, 2016
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location/Venue: Indian Village, Enmax Park, Stampede Grounds
City: Calgary, Alberta
Website: Aboriginal Awareness Week Calgary

Boyle National Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location/Venue: Alberta Pacific Forest Industries Inc.
City: Boyle, Alberta

Blackfoot Canadian Cultural Society

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9 a.m.
Location/Venue: Galt Gardens
City: Lethbridge, Alberta

National Aboriginal Day at the Banff Centre

Date: June 20-22, 2016
Location/Venue: Margaret Greenham Theatre
City: Banff, Alberta
Website: National Aboriginal Day at the Banff Centre

Oti Nekan National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location/Venue: Borden Park Band shell
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Website: Oti Nekan National Aboriginal Day

Bonnyville Canadian Native Friendship Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location/Venue: Bonnyville Museum Grounds
City: Bonnyville, Alberta
Website: Alberta Native Friendship Centres Association

National Aboriginal Day Celebration at Métis Crossing

Date: June 26, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: Metis Crossing
City: Smoky Lake County, Alberta

BC

CIIKEN (meaning light)

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Pop-Up-Town 1459 B Johnston Road
City: White Rock, B.C.
Website: White Rock City

Royal Canadian Mint – National Aboriginal Day Coin Display

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Royal Canadian Mint – 752 Granville Street
City: Vancouver, B.C.
Website: Royal Canadian Mint

National Aboriginal Day 2016 at Heritage Park

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 3 – 7 p.m.
Location/Venue: Heritage Park, 7494 Mary Street
City: Mission, B.C.

NFB Film Compilation "Celebrating National Aboriginal Day 2016"

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Westbank Library Branch – 31, 2484 Main Street
City: West Kelowna, B.C.
Website: Okanagan Regional Library

The Seven Sacred Teachings

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 – 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: Westbank Library Branch – 31, 2484 Main Street
City: West Kelowna, B.C.
Website: Okanagan Regional Library

First Peoples, First Screens: Roots Remain – Balmoral Hotel and Tracing Blood

Date: June 18, 2016
Time: 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: Carnegie Branch, 401 Main Street
City: Vancouver, B.C.
Website: Vancouver Public Library

First Peoples, First Screens: Art & Determination – A Red Girl's Reasoning and Time Traveller

Date: June 15, 2016
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Central Library, Alice MacKay Room, 350 W. Georgia Street
City: Vancouver, B.C.
Website: Vancouver Public Library

NFB National Aboriginal Day Shorts

Date: June 25, 2016
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Kitsilano Branch, 2425 MacDonald Street
City: Vancouver, B.C.
Website: Vancouver Public Library

First Nations 101 with Lynda Gray

Date: June 23, 2016
Time: 7 p.m.
Location/Venue: Kitsilano Branch, 2425 MacDonald Street
City: Vancouver, B.C.
Website: Vancouver Public Library

Sharing Stories with Elder Eugene Harry

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9:15 a.m.
Location/Venue: Britannia Branch, 1661 Napier Street
City: Vancouver, B.C.
Website: Vancouver Public Library

VPL Aboriginal Storyteller in Residence: Renae Morriseau - Finale: The Art of Recognition

Date: June 20, 2016
Time: 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Central Library, Alice MacKay Room, 350 W. Georgia Street
City: Vancouver, B.C.
Website: Vancouver Public Library

National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 19, 2016
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location/Venue: Douglas Park, 20550 Douglas Crescent
City: Langley, B.C.
Website: Lower Fraser Valley Aboriginal Society

Indigenous Concepts of Knowledge symposium

Date: June 15, 2016
Time: 1 – 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Okanagan College, 1000 K.L.O. Road
City: Kelowna, B.C.
Website: Okanagan College

Langford Aboriginal Day Festival

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: M'akola Group of Societies, 550 Goldstream Avenue
City: Langford, B.C.

Gitwangak Celebrates National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Bridge Street (by the totem poles)
City: Gitwangak, B.C.

National Aboriginal Day Health and Wellness

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: McDonald Park
City: Kamloops, BC

Island Health Aboriginal Week Celebration Event: Alert Bay

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: Cormorant Island Health Centre
City: Alert Bay, BC
Website: Vancouver Island Health Authority

Island Health Aboriginal Week Staff Celebration Event at Cowichan District Hospital

Date: June 22, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: Cowichan District Hospital
City: Duncan, BC
Website: Vancouver Island Health Authority

Island Health Aboriginal Week Staff and Family Celebration Event at Saanich Peninsula Hospital

Date: June 23, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: Saanich Peninsula Hospital – 2166 Mt. Newton Crossroad
City: Saanichton, BC
Website: Vancouver Island Health Authority

Burnaby National Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 – 8 p.m.
Location/Venue: Edmonds Community School (7651 18th Ave.
City: Burnaby, BC

Circle of Indigenous Nations Society

Date: June 21 2016
Time: 3 – 7 p.m.
Location/Venue: Pass Creek Park
City: Castlegar , BC

Island Health Aboriginal Week Staff Celebration Event: Campbell River

Date: June 24, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: Campbell River Hospital
City: Campbell River, BC
Website: Vancouver Island Health Authority

Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Big House on Drake Road and Spirit Square
City: Campbell River, BC
Website: Laichwiltach Family Life Society

Aboriginal Arts and Culture Celebration

Date: June 4, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: 2387 Ware Street, Karition Art Gallery, Mill Lake grounds
City: Abbotsford, BC
Website: Abbotsford Arts Council

Port Alberni Friendship Center National Aboriginal Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location/Venue: Port Alberni Friendship Center – 3555 4th Avenue
City: Alberni, BC
Website: Port Alberni Friendship Center

Seabird Island Band National Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: Seabird Island Band Gym (2895 Chowat Road)
City: Agassiz, BC

Skeetchestn Indian Band Family Dance

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 7 – 11 p.m.
Location/Venue: Skeetchestn Recreational Centre
City: Skeetchestn, BC

Turtle Island Festival: A National Aboriginal Day Event

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society
City: Kelowna, BC

Aboriginal Day in the Park

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: Helen Dixon Centre
City: Quesnel, BC

Conayt Friendship Society National Aboriginal Day Event

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Rotary Park
City: Merritt, BC

Aboriginal Family Appreciation BBQ

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 5 – 8 p.m.
Location/Venue: South Peace School
City: Dawson Creek, BC

National Aboriginal Day at Trout Lake

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 – 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: 3360 Victoria Drive
City: Vancouver, BC

Grand Forks Art Gallery and Heritage & Boundary Metis Community Association

Date: June 21, 2016
Location/Venue/Time: Grand Forks City Park: 3 – 9 p.m.
Grand Forks Farmers Market 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
City: Grand Forks, BC

National Aboriginal Day Celebration in Smithers

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 – 4 p.m.
Location/Venue: Bovill Square
City: Smithers, BC

Carnegie Community Centre Association

Date: June 25, 2016
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location/Venue: Oppenheimer Park
City: Vancouver, BC
Website: Carnegie Community Centre Association

Musqueam Indian Band

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11 a.m to 3 p.m
Location/Venue: 63735 Salish Drive
City: Vancouver, BC
Website: Musqueam Indian Band

Tobacco Plains Indian Band

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
City: Grasmere, BC
Website: Tobacco Plains Indian Band

Aboriginal Day Celebrations in Williams Lake, BC

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Parade: 10 a.m. downtown to Boitanio Park / Celebration: 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at Boitanio Park
City: Williams Lake, BC

Métis Community Services Society of BC

Date: June 19, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Kelowna, BC
Website: Métis Community Services Society

MB

APTN Aboriginal Day Live

Date: June 25, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Location/Venue: The Forks, Winnipeg (or online via livestream through APTN’s website or live on APTN)
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Website: Aboriginal Day Live

NB

Elsipogtog National Aboriginal Day 2016

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9 a.m.
Location/Venue: Elsipogtog Community Hall, 230 Big Cove Road
City: Elsipogtog, NB

"Emsit Nôgômag" National Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 9:p.m.
Location/Venue: Metepenagiag Heritage Park & Pow Wow Grounds
City: Mi'kmaq Nation, NB
Website: Metepenagiag Heritage Park

NL

National Aboriginal Day Scavenger Hunt

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m.
Location/Venue: Memorial University of Newfoundland University Centre
City: St. John's, NFLD
Website: Memorial University

National Aboriginal Day 2016

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: The Point – Nataqumtuk Community Group
City: Badger, NFLD

Nain Aboriginal Day Celebrations

Date: June 17-24, 2016
Location/Venue: Corner Brook
City: Corner Brook, NFLD
Website: Qalipu Cultural Foundation Inc.

Nain Aboriginal Day Celebrations

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Nain Ball Field
City: Nain, NFLD

Community Breakfast

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 7:30 a.m.
Location/Venue: Nanuk Community Centre
City: Hopedale, NFLD

St. John's Native Friendship Centre Association

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: Sunrise Ceremony at 6 a.m., Bannerman Park
Afternoon activities from 1 – 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Tippy Park
City: St. John's, NFLD
Website: St. John's Native Friendship Centre Association

Bay St. George Cultural Circle Inc.

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 5 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Location/Venue: Bay St. George Cultural Circle
City: Bay St. George, NFLD

Benoit First Nation Inc.

Date: June 17 to 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Micmac Cultural Centre
City: St. George, NFLD
Website: Benoit First Nation Inc. (Facebook)

NS

Kespu'kwitk Metis Council of Yarmouth and District National Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Location/Venue/Time: Yarmouth Library 10 a.m. – 12. p.m.
Le Musee Acadien Pubnico 1 – 3:30 p.m.
City: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

Metis and Heritage: Follow the Mi’kmaq trails

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 p.m.
Location/Venue: #898 Route 335 , Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos et centre de recherche
City: Pubnico, Nova Scotia
Website: Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos et centre de recherche

National Aboriginal Day "Catch the Spirit-Share the Celebration" in Amherst

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location/Venue: Ceremony – Four Fathers Library
Parade – Acadia/Victoria Street
Grand Entry – Victoria Park
Pow wow – Victoria Park
City: Amherst, Nova Scotia

Native Council of Nova Scotia

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: 129 Truro Heights road
City: Truro, Nova Scotia
Website: Native Council of Nova Scotia

Millbrook Cultural and Heritage Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: Grand entry at 11 a.m.
Location/Venue: Millbrook Cultural and Heritage Centre
City: Millbrook, Nova Scotia

2016 Métis Gathering

Date: June 17, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Eastern Woodland Métis Nation
Nova Scotia,
Royal Canadian Legion,
Branch 61,
75 Parade Street
B5A 3B3
City: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Website: 2016 Métis Gathering (Facebook)

Town of Lockeport

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Lockport Recreation Centre (10 Spruce Street)
City: Lockeport, Nova Scotia

NT

Inuvik Aboriginal Day

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m.
Location/Venue: Jim Koe Park
City: Inuvik, NT

Aboriginal Day (Ulukhaktok Community Corporation)

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 p.m.
Location/Venue: TBD
City: Ulukhaktok, NT

North Slave Métis Alliance (NSMA)

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Sombe K’e Park
City: Yellowknife, NT
Website: North Slave Métis Alliance (NSMA)

Katlodeeche First Nation

Date: June 21, 2016
Location/Venue: Katlodeeche First Nation Reserve (Outdoor Arbor)
City: Hay River, NT

NU

Igloolik Co-operative Limited

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Location.Venue: Igloolik Co-opertive Limited
City: Igloolik, Nunavut
Website: Igloolik Co-operative Limited

Kissarvik Co-operative Association Limited

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Location.Venue: Kissarvik Co-operative Association Limited
City: Rankin Inlet, Nunavut
Website: Kissarvik Co-operative Association Limited

Paleajook Eskimo Co-operative Limited

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Location.Venue: Paleajook Eskimo Co-operative Limited
City: Taloyoak, Nunavut
Website: Paleajook Eskimo Co-operative Limited

Sikitu Sales and Services Limited

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location.Venue: Sikitu Sales and Services Limitied
City: Iqualuit, Nunavut

National Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: RCMP Detachment
City: Hamlet Bay, Nunavut

ON

The Ogimaa Mikana Project

Date: June 12, 2016
Time: 7 p.m.
Location/Venue: Toronto Public Library – Yorkville Branch, 22 Yorkville Avenue
City: Toronto, Ontario
Website: Toronto Public Library

National Aboriginal Day at Atkinson Camp

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Atkinson Camp (1 Atkinson road, Barwick, ON POW-1AO)
City: Barwick, Ontario

Na-Me-Res Traditional Pow Wow 2016

Date: June 18, 2016
Time: 12 – 5:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Fort York National Historic Site
City: Toronto, Ontario
Website: Annual Traditional Pow Wow

Lori Yerxa Creations – Fashion Show, refreshments and traditional music

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Fort Frances Public Library
City: Fort Frances, Ontario
Website: Fort Frances Library

Thunderbird Friendship Centre Celebrates National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 2 – 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: 301 Beamish Avenue West
City: Geraldton, Ontario

National Aboriginal Day Fireworks Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: Dusk
Location/Venue: South Sauble Beach at French Bay Road entrance
City: Sauble Beach, Ontario

Maskawisiwin by Rosary Spence

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 p.m.
Location/Venue: Toronto Public Library – Barbara Frum Branch, 20 Covington Road
City: Toronto, Ontario

Telling the Story of Nikis

Date: June 14, 2016
Time: 7 p.m.
Location/Venue: Toronto Public Library – Palmerston Branch, 560 Palerston Avenue
City: Toronto, Ontario
Website: Toronto Public Library

Royal Canadian Mint – Display of Aboriginal Coins

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9 a.m.
Location/Venue: Royal Canadian Mint – 320 Sussex Drive
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Website: Royal Canadian Mint

Sheila Watt-Cloutier at the Toronto Public Library

Date: June 20, 2016
Time: 7 p.m.
Location/Venue: Appel Salon, Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street
City: Toronto, Ontario
Website: Toronto Public Library

International Aboriginal and Indigenous Peoples Inventors and Innovators Museum

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Location/Venue: Neilson Park Creative Centre
City: Etobicoke, Ontario
Website: Neilson Park Creative Centre

Aboriginal Day

Date: June 18, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Thousand Islands National Park Visitor Centre
City: Mallorytown, Ontario
Website: Thousand Islands National Park – Events and Activities

Aboriginal Solidarity Day London: Sunrise Ceremony/Powwow/Evening Concert

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: All day
Location/Venue: "The Green" Wortley Village 165 Elmwood Avenue
City: London, Ontario
Website: Aboriginal Solidarity Day London (2016) (Facebook)

Wabano's Annual Igniting the Spirit Gala

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Ottawa Conference & Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Website: Wabano's Annual Igniting the Spirit Gala

Canadian Culture Day

Date: June 22, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.– 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: Lions Club (239 Church Street)
City: Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Indigenous Movie Marathon

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Greater Sudbury Public Library: Main Branch
City: Greater Sudbury, Ontario
Website: Greater Sudbury Public Library

Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Market Square, 1 Carden Street
City: Guelph, Ontario
Website: City of Guelph – Aboriginal Day Celebration

3rd Annual National Aboriginal Day Parade

Date: June 12, 2016
Time: 1 p.m.
Location/Venue: Wellington Street at Bay Street
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Website: 3rd Annual National Aboriginal Day Parade (Facebook)

Summer Solstice Aboriginal Arts Festival

Date: June 17 to 19, 2016
Time: Friday 6 – 9 p.m./ Saturday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m./ Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Vincent Massey Park
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Website: Summer Solstice 2016

Summer Solstice Aboriginal Arts Festival – Education Days

Date: June 20, 2016, Pre-registered schools only.
Location/Venue: Vincent Massey Park
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Website: Summer Solstice 2016

Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

Date: June 23, 2016
Time: 12 – 8 p.m.
Location/Venue: Native Canadian Centre of Toronto
City: Toronto, Ontario
Website: Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Location/Venue: Bell Park
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Website: N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

Dryden Native Friendship Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Location/Venue: Dryden arena
City: Dryden, Ontario
Website: Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres

Can-Am Urban Native Non-profit Homes (Windsor) Inc.

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 – 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Mic Mac Park
City: Windsor, Ontario
Website: Can-Am Urban Native Non-profit Homes

Nipissing First Nation

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9 a.m.
Location/Venue: 469 Couchie Memorial Drive
City: Garden Village, Ontario
Website: Nipissing First Nation

Walpole Island First Nation

Date: June 21, 2016
Location/Venue: Events will be held at the Sports Complex, fireworks at High Banks Park will begin at 10 p.m.
City: Wallaceburg, Ontario
Website: Walpole Island First Nation

Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Location/Venue: Hollinger Park
City: Timmins, Ontario

Métis Nation of Ontario Secretariat

Date: June 19, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Brian Orser Arena
City: Midland, Ontario
Website: Métis Nation of Ontario Secretariat

M'Chigeeng First Nation

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: TBD
Location/Venue: Powwow Grounds
City: M'Chigeeng, Ontario
Website: M'Chigeeng First Nation

Brunswick House First Nation

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 7 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Location/Venue:  
City: Chapleau, Ontario
Website: Brunswick House First Nation

Tsi Kionhnheht Ne Onkwawenna Language Circle

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Tsi Tkeritoten Park
City: Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, Ontario

Whetung Educational Pow Wow’s Aboriginal Art Show

Date: May 22, 2016
Time: 1 – 4 p.m.
Location/Venue: 875 Mississauga Street
City: Lake First Nation, Ontario
Website: Whetung Ojibwa Centre

Lake of the Woods Development Commission

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m.
Location/Venue: Whitecap Pavilion (off Bernier Dr.)
City: Kenora, Ontario

Renfrew County and District Aboriginal Friendship Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Marina Pembroke
City: Petawawa, Ontario
Website: Renfrew County and District Aboriginal Friendship Centre

Oshawa and Durham Region Metis Council (10th Annual Metis Heritage Celebration)

Date: June 25 and 26
Time: June 25: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., June 26: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location/Venue: Memorial Park
City: Oshawa, Ontario
Website: 10th Annual Metis Heritage Celebration

Science North

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m – 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Prince Arthur’s Landing (2100 Sleeping Giant Parkway)
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location/Venue: 980 Oliver Rd
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario

Hamilton-Wentworth Chapter of Native Women Inc.

Date: June 17 to June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Venue: Gage Park/City Hall
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Website: Hamilton-Wentworth Chapter of Native Women Inc.

Sioux Lookout Meno-Ya-Win Health Centre Foundation

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location/Venue: Sioux Lookout Meno-Ya-Win Health Centre Foundation
City: Sioux Lookout, Ontario
Website: Sioux Lookout Meno-Ya-Win Health Centre Foundation

PEI

The Native Council of Prince Edward Island

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location/Venue: Confederation Landing (Park)
City: Charlottetown, PEI
Website: The Native Council of Prince Edward Island Events

Mi’Kmaq Confederacy of PEI Inc.

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Scotchfort, PEI
City: Charlottetown, PEI
Website: Mi’Kmaq Confederacy of PEI Inc. Events

Lennox Island Mi'Kmaq Cultural Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 3 – 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Community of Lennox Island
City: Lennox Island, PEI
Website: Lennox Island Mi'Kmaq Cultural Centre Events

QC

Journée Nationale des Autochtones

Date: June 19, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: 100 Rue Gamelin, Secteur Hull
City: Gatineau, Quebec
Website: First Peoples Innovation Centre

Terres en Vues, Société pour la Discussion de la Culture Autochtone

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m.
Location/Venue: Place d’armes
City: Montreal, Quebec

Spectacle de la Journée nationale des Autochtones / Ikwe Hommage à l'amour

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Stationnement du Centre d'amitié autochtone de Val-d'Or
City: Val-d'Or, Quebec
Website: Val-d'Or Native Friendship Centre

Kebaowek First Nation National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 4 p.m.
Location/Venue: Kebaowek Community Hall (The Dome)
City: Kipawa, Quebec

Oujé-Bougoumou Cree Nation

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9 a.m.
Location/Venue: Oujé-Bougoumou terrain football (football field)
City: Oujé-Bougoumou, Quebec

Centre d’Amité Autochtone la Tuque Inc.

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: To be determined
Location/Venue: 544 Rue St. Antoine
City: La Tuque, Quebec

Communauté Autochtone du Pontiac

Date: June 18, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Location/Venue: Champ proche à rue Lévesque
City: Mansfield-et-Pontefract, Quebec

Les 3 Métis s'exposent

Date: June 17, 2016
Time: 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Galerie d'Art aux 4 Vents
City: Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec
Website: Michelle Dozois – Auteure et Artiste (Web site not available in English)

SK

National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 5 – 8 p.m.
Location/Venue: Souris Valley Museum
City: Estevan, SK
Website: Souris Valley Museum

Celebrate National Aboriginal Day

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 2 – 8 p.m.
Location/Venue: Kinsmen Park
City: Prince Albert, SK

Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild Métis Storytelling and Jigging Workshop

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: Royal Saskatchewan Museum
City: Regina, SK

Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild Indian Taco Supper and Performances

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 6 – 9 p.m.
Location/Venue: Artesian
City: Regina, SK

Hector Thiboutot Community School Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Hector Thiboutot Community School
City: Sandy Bay, SK

Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: 2555 Grasswood Rd East
City: Saskatoon, SK

Wanuskewin Heritage Park Aboriginal Day Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Wanuskewin Heritage Park (NE of Saskatoon) All events are free
City: Saskatoon, SK

National Aboriginal Day Community Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 2:30 – 8 p.m., BBQ from 5 – 6 p.m. (free)
Location/Venue: Grassick Playground (northcentral Regina at Garnet and 4th)
City: Regina, SK

Nipawin Oasis Community Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Nipawin Oasis Community Centre (504 Railway Ave. West with tipi out front)
City: Nipawin, SK
Website: Nipawin Oasis Community Centre Co-operative Ltd. (Facebook)

Wanuskewin Heritage Park

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: : 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location/Venue: Wanuskewin Heritage Park
City: Saskatoon, SK

Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location/Venue: 2555 Grasswood Road E
City: Saskatoon, SK
Website: Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre

Circle Project Association: National Aboriginal Day Community Celebration

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 2:30 – 8:30 p.m., BBQ 5 – 6 p.m.
Location/Venue: Grassick Playground (northcentral Regina at Garnet and 4th)
City: Regina, SK
Website: Circle Project Association

Nipawin Oasis Community Centre

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Location/Venue: Nipawin Oasis Community Centre (504 Railway Ave.)
City: Nipawin, SK
Website: Nipawin Oasis Community Centre

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National Aboriginal Day 2016

Date: June 21, 2016
Time: 12 p.m.
Location/Venue: Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre
City: Whitehorse, Yukon
Website: Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre

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