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Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival – June 20 – 23, 2019

June 20, 2019 - June 23, 2019

When: June 20 through 23
Where: Vincent Massey Park
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).
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: ottawasummersolstice.ca

Details

Start:
June 20, 2019
End:
June 23, 2019
Website:
www.ottawasummersolstice.ca

Venue

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