National Indigenous Peoples Day Events


June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day, a celebration of the heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis! All over Canada special events and activities will take place including the Edmonton region. 

For more information on the various events taking place, click here.

Edmonton & Area Events

Host: Government of Canada Partnership Committee

Date: Friday, June 21, 2019

Time: 9 am to 4 pm; with the main stage activities from 12 pm to 1 pm

Location: Canada Place, 9700 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta

Notes: Youth Activities will be located at the ATB Branch for Arts & Culture, 9804 Jasper Avenue Contact: Heather Poitras

Phone: 780-495-2840




Host: Collaboration of local First Nations, Municipal Governments, Provincial Government/Children’s Services and Community Organizations/Support Systems

Date: Friday, June 21, 2019 Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: Enoch Cree Nation Pow Wow grounds, HWY 60 and TWP RD 522 Notes: Free Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration with Traditional Pow wow, First Nation, Metis and Inuit culture Expo, games, crafts, and BBQ

Contact: Kelly Starr or Karen Boisvert

Phone: 780-963-9424




Event: IndigiSoulstice – National Indigenous Peoples Day


Date: Friday, June 21, 2019 Time: 8:00 p.m.

Location: Art Gallery of Alberta – 2 Sir Winston Churchill Square

Notes: 2 stages and one night of Indigenous art, fashion and music. Live performances, special guests and Natives Got Talent- Music Challenge.

Phone: 780-246-3136




Host: Canadian Native Friendship Centre

Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019 Time: 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Location: Edmonton Expo Centre, Hall A and North Plaza

Notes: Free & Family-Friendly

Contact: Canadian Native Friendship Centre

Phone: 780-761-1900



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