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August 4 - 6 31st Annual Pic Mobert First Nation Traditional Pow-wow Location: Pow-wow Grounds, Pic Mobert, ON (Off Hwy#1, 20 km E. of White River.) Admission: FREE Grand Entry: Sat. 1:00 & 7:00 pm; Sun. 1pm Events: Sacred Fire Thursday to Monday; Warm-ups Friday 7pm – 11pm; Rough Camping Available Vendors: Food Vendors $100/wk and Food Vendors $250/wk (register onsite) Declaration: No drugs or alcohol permitted, 24-hour security, No Pets Contact: Jessy Saborine, (807)228-3299Find out more »
August 4 -6 Thessalon First Nation 22th Annual Traditional Pow-wow Location: Thessalon First Nation Pow-wow Grounds, Thessalon, ON Directions: Hwy. #17 East turn right Maple Ridge Rd., turn right Biish Road, follow signs. Registration and camp set up: Friday at Pow-wow grounds Grand Entry: 12 pm both days Feast: Sat. 5pm – Bring own Utensils (plates/cutlery) Social Entertainment after feast Vendor Fee: $30 per day Rough Camping available Declarations: No drugs or alcohol permitted Contact: Vi McLean at 705-842-2670, ext. 226Find out more »
August 5 - 6 Wasauksing 8th Traditional Pow wow Location: Pow-Wow Grounds: Depot Harbour, Wasausking First Nation Directions: 10 minutes from Parry Sound, on Bowes St, turn South on Great Northern Road, turn right on Emily St. and follow through on Rose Point Road, cross bridge to Wasauksing First Nation. Grand Entry: 12pm Admission: Donation Vendors please contact: Debbie King (705)746 – 8022 Declarations: No Alcohol or drugs; Please no pets on the Pow wow grounds Contact: Kelly King, Debbie King or Maggie Tabobodung @ (705) 746 - 8022Find out more »
August 5 - 7 57th Annual Cultural Festival Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve Location: Wikwemikong, Ontario, Manitoulin Island, ON off Highway #6, follow Wikwemikong Way to Thunderbird Park Address: 18A Kaboni Rd "Thunderbird Park" Admission: Adults $10 daily or $20 weekend pass, children (6 – 12 yrs) $2, elders 65+ and children under 6 FREE Declaration: This is an alcohol and substance free event. Anishinaabe Vendors Only. 24 hour security. Wikwemikong Heritage Organization and the community of Wikwemikong is not responsible for accidents, thefts, or property damage. No blanket dances will be accepted. All presentation honorariums and registration fees are in Canadian currency. Contact Information: Toll Free: (877) 859-2385 Website: www.wikwemikongheritage.orgFind out more »