16th Annual McGill Pow Wow

Event

Lower Field, centre of Campus just inside the Roddick Gates, Lower Field, centre of Campus just inside the Roddick Gates, CA

First Peoples’ House invites the McGill community to join in the celebration for our 16th Annual Pow Wow on Friday, September 15th, 2017.

Catch the Grand Entry at 11:00am on the Lower Field underneath the big tent.  It will be a full day of traditional dancing and drumming.  You can also buy products from vendors and connect with Indigenous organizations. It is free and open to the public. 

Pow Wow schedule:

11:00-11:15        Opening words by Elder, Alex Sonny Diabo

11:15-11:30        GRAND ENTRY

11:30-12:30        Inter-Tribal Dances + Children’s Spot Dance

12:30-1:00          Lunch/ Inuit Throat Singing

1:00-1:45            Maori Haka Dancers

1:45-2:30            Round Dance/Spot Dance +Traditional Dances

2:30-3:00            Prairie Fire: Métis Cultural Dancers

3:00-3:30            Hoop Dance Demonstration

3:30-3:45            Gift Giveaways

3:45-4:00            Closing/Retiring of the Flag

Contact Information

Contact: 
Dana-Marie Williams
Organization: 
First Peoples' House
Email: 
firstpeopleshouse [at] mcgill.ca
Office Phone: 
514-398-3217