Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration

Join us at Assiniboine Park for a day of celebration, family-friendly fun, music, and more in recognition of Indigenous Peoples Day!

FREE activities take place from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm on Sunday, June 19.

  • Entertainment at the Lyric Theatre featuring: Andrina Turenne, Boogey the Beat, Norman Chief Memorial Dancers, Mattmac, and Desiree Dorion.
  • Entertainment at the Performance Garden at The Leaf featuring: Kwiat, Gator Beaulieu, and more to be added!
  • Sacred Fire and tobacco offerings with Cree Crowchild at the Fire Node at the Indigenous Peoples Garden
  • Drumming workshops at the Fire Node at the Indigenous Peoples Garden (workshops begin at 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, and 4:00 pm).
  • Bouncy house and slide for kids at the Lyric Field
  • Activities for kids presented by Fit Kids Healthy Kids at the Lyric Field
  • Activations and pop-up activities by Manitoba Blue Cross, CPAWS Manitoba, Recycle Everywhere and more!

PLUS: enjoy food trucks located at the Lyric Field and nearby the Gardens at The Leaf, and check out a local makers market with Indigenous and Metis creators at the Lyric Field.

This celebration is presented as part of the Casinos of Winnipeg Summer Entertainment Series. Click here to see the full series schedule.

Please note, schedule and activities are subject to change and weather conditions.