Summer Solstice

INDIGENOUS

Festival

VIRTUAL EDITION

June 1-21, 2020

Come together ONLINE

to celebrate National Indigenous History Month

Summer Solstice

INDIGENOUS

Festival

VIRTUAL EDITION

June 1-21, 2020

EDUCATION
DAYS

BMO
Join students and teachers from across the province for a virtual Cultural showcase of FN, Metis and Inuit performers, educational craft and music workshops.

ARTS & CRAFTS
WORKSHOPS

Register for WhiskeyJack Paint Night or learn how to make a traditional rawhide rattle. Purchase your create-at-home crafting kit and join a workshop webinar.

CULINARY WORKSHOPS

BMO
Register for an Indigenous cooking workshop webinar and we will send a meal kit so you can create at home. Learn how to make bannock or wild rice casseroles.

FAMILY
AND CULTURE

Interactive cultural programming and fun for all ages. Engage your entire family with coloring contests, Live stream Algonquin language bingo, VR experiences more!

Social Distance
Pow Wow

CNN100
Presented by Social Distance Pow Wow on Facebook, witness all of the vibrance and energy with an online competition pow wow with virtual contests for drums and dancers from across Turtle Island.

Live! Music & Dance

RBC
Stay connected through live streams of indigenous music, theatre & dance and much more!

VIRTUAL MARKETPLACE

Shop online with the indigenous virtual marketplace (open for the full month through June 30th) and support up to 50 Indigenous small businesses.

Come together ONLINE

to celebrate National Indigenous History Month

introducing new ways to create connections and share our rich and vibrant culture.

In 2020, we bring together artists, vendors and performers online to share their crafts, expertise and talents with all of Canada. Tune into Indigenous music and performers, theatre and dance including a Social Distance Pow Wow competition. Register for Indigenous cooking and arts & crafts workshops; learn from Elders teachings and traditions; shop at the Virtual Marketplace. Education (Multi)Day is back for students and teachers as well as family packed done at home activities.

PLEASE NOTE

Submissions are welcome for the inaugural Summer Solstice Indigenous Music Awards. The Show at the National Arts Centre has been postponed to June 2021.

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