APTN announced details for the upcoming Aboriginal Day Live & Celebration including line ups for all the stages and that they have launched a new website. Canada’s largest celebration of National Aboriginal Day will take place on June 21st at The Forks.
First Nations Cultural Stage
- Mi’kmaq Dancers
- Jackson Beardy and Byron Beardy
- Special Artist from the Winnipeg Folk Festival
Inuit Cultural Stage
- Nikki Komaksiutiksak and Daughters
Metis Cultural Stage
- Norman Chief Memorial Dancers
- Ivan Flett Memorial Dancers
There will also be an Aboriginal Day Competition Pow Wow as well as a Skateboard Park & Competition presented by Rhythm 104.7FM.