7th Annual Wagmatcook Aboriginal Arts & Culture Festival: Mi’kmaw Cultural Celebration Day
|Date||Thursday October 12th 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM|
|Venue||Wagmatcook Culture and Heritage Centre|
|Community||Wagmatcook First Nation|
|Hosted by||Wagmatcook Culture & Heritage Centre|
|Contact||Wagmatcook Culture & Heritage Centre (Robert Bernard) - (902) 295-2999 - firstname.lastname@example.org|
The theme for this year's festival is “Finding our Cultural Identity through Authenticity.” The day begins with a keynote speaker Todd Labrador, one of the last traditional authentic Mi'kmaw canoe builders. Then the Mi’kmaw Cultural Trade Show gives you the opportunity to participate in a variety of presentations from knowledge keepers who share their expertise on Mi'kmaw history, traditional crafts, games, foods, art, music, and more, demonstrating their skills and sharing their stories. Lunch break features a traditional meal buffet.