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Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival – June 21 to June 24, 2018

June 21, 2018 - June 24, 2018

Where: Vincent Massey Park, Ottawa
When: June 21 through 24
What: June 21 marks a significant time when
Indigenous people across Canada traditionally
gather and celebrate Summer Solstice, now
officially declared National Indigenous Peoples
Day (NIPD). For the past 20, NIPD events in
the National Capital Region have created an
opportunity for all residents to celebrate the
culture and contributions of First Nations,
Métis and Inuit peoples. The Summer Solstice
Indigenous Festival is a family-oriented
multi-disciplinary arts festival that attracts
over 40,000 visitors a year. Features include
headliners and workshop leaders from the
Métis; Inuit and First Nations communities;
a live concert; education days for registered
schools; international competition Pow
Wow; Indigenous long table dinners; culinary
pavilion and cooking demonstrations; fashion,
food and artisan marketplace; cultural
pavilions; family-friendly main stage entertainment;
a fun zone; an Indigenous talent
competition and more.
Website: www.ottawasummersolstice.ca

Details

Start:
June 21, 2018
End:
June 24, 2018

Venue

Vincent Massey Park, Ottawa
Ottawa, ON + Google Map
Website:
www.ottawasummersolstice.ca