National Aboriginal Day events – 2013


Dancer at an Aboriginal event – July 2012
Photo by: Nila Gopaul

On National Aboriginal Day, June 21st, we celebrate all the Native cultures of Canada: First Nations, Inuit and Métis.

This year, National Aboriginal day coincides with the Summer Solstice.

There will be special events in most communities in B.C., and you can experience traditional music, dancing, crafts and cuisine.

Below is a list of several Aboriginal Day events in British Columbia:

I-Hos Gallery presents National Aboriginal Day
Where: 3310 Comox Rd, Courtenay
When: June 21st

National Aboriginal Day Festivities
Where: 280 Kwah Rd W, Fort St. James
When: June 21st

Aboriginal Day Celebration
Where: Mary Winspear Centre, Sidney
When: June 21st

Aboriginal Day – Nk’mip Desert Cultural Centre
Where: 1000 Rancher Creek Rd, Osoyoos
When: June 21st

Annual Trout Lake National Aboriginal Day Celebrations
Where: Trout Lake Park, Vancouver
When: June 21st

Sharing The Spirit – Aboriginal Day Celebration
Where: Beacon Park Pavilion, Victoria
When: June 21st

NIEEF Charity Golf Tournament – in support of Indigenous Education Scholarships
Where: Sun Rivers Golf Resort, Kamloops
When: June 21st

Aboriginal Day & Summer Solstice Celebration
Where: Tin Wis Best Western Resort, Tofino
When: June 21st

National Aboriginal Day
Where: Hope Memorial Park, Hope
When: June 22nd

Aboriginal Day at Fort Langley
Where: 23433 Mavis Avenue, Fort Langley
When: June 22nd