Learn to Powwow

Take a ‘Learn how to Powwow Tour’ with Thrive Tours (new for 2022).

  • · Vibrant Celebrations of Indigenous Life (half or full day experience available)
  • · A Guided Experience of a Powwow
  • · Explore a Local Traditional Indigenous Powwow
  • · Learn about the history, people, food and traditions -  Dancers, Drums, Singers, & teachings
  • · Experience our living culture
  • · Taste our local Indigenous foods
  • · Meet guests prior to the event to explain and give context to the
  • · Learning Powwow etiquette
  • · Indigenous Interpretive Guides - Knowledge sharing of area, history, food, traditions and songs
  • · Opportunities to participate
  • · A full day experience includes a morning kayak / canoe on St. Marys River to Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig
  • · August 19th and 20th (TBC) Garden River First Nation / June 4th Gathering at the Rapids – Algoma University / September 3-4th? (Labour day weekend) – Batchawana First Nation

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