Anishinaabe Keeshigin FREE Family Event
Fort William Historical Park | 1350 King Rd Thunder Bay
DATE: Aug 20 to 21
TIME: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Celebrate Anishinaabe Keeshigun at Fort William Historical Park (FWHP)! Join us August 20th-21st from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for a FREE event filled with entertainment, hands-on activities and demonstrations that highlight Anishinaabe culture, traditions, language, and technology. There will be plenty to see and do all weekend long! Gather to see traditional dancing, drumming and singing. Sample traditional foods, including bakwezhigan (bannock), popped manoomin (wild rice), smoked fish, and strawberry drink. Play traditional sports, such as baggataway (lacrosse), double ball and atlatl (spear throwing). Watch artisan demonstrations, including canoe building and wood carving. Participate in the baggataway accuracy and bakwezhigan making contests, and more!
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