International Pow Wow of Wendake
July 6, 2011
sponsored par Caisse Desjardins de Wendake in partnership with Loto-Qubec July 29th, 30th and 31st 2011
Wendake, June 6 2011 – Tourisme Wendake, Caisse Desjardins de Wendake and Loto-Quebec invite you to live, thanks to the 2011 International Pow Wow of Wendake, a unique experience through traditional songs and dances of many First Nations from Quebec and abroad. During the three-day event, dancers and drummers will compete to earn 60 000$ in bursaries. For the third consecutive year, the International Pow Wow of Wendake is part of theprestigious Pow Wow Trail circuit.
On Friday night, July 29th, the singers, Gilles Sioui and Claude Mckenzie, and, on Saturday night, July 30th, the hiphop and reggae singers, Samian and Shauit, will entertain you with their modern Aboriginal songs and music.
Sports and cultural activities will please the whole family: competitions among Aboriginal firefighters, inflatable games, cross match between Wendat and Mohakw teams, etc. Workshops and demonstrations of traditional know-how, youth reading center, make-ups for children, sampling of meats cooked over a wood fire are all part of the festivities surrounding the 2011 International Pow Wow of Wendake.
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