Welcome to this listing of upcoming pow wows for Canada.

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June 22 - June 24, 2018

Sturgeon Lake Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Sturgeon Lake, Alberta.
Info: Heather Robinson 780-524-8645
MC(s): Dion Tootoosis, Devin Bellerose
Host Drum(s): Spear Point Singers

June 23, 2018

Jack Retasket Memorial Powwow - Traditional

Location: Cache Creek,, British Columbia. Community Hall: 1270 Stage Rd.
Additional Info: Men's Traditional Special, Jr. Girls Hat & Boot Special. Giveaway, Dinner and more

June 29 - June 30, 2018

3rd Annual Banff Iniskim Cross-Cultural Powwow - Contest

Location: Banff, Alberta. Fenlands Recreation Centre: 100 Mt. Norquay Rd.
Info: Tony Delaney 403-894-5584 -Email-
MC(s): Jason Goodstriker
AD(s): David Spotted Eagle
Cost: Daily Admission $12

June 29 - July 1, 2018

Beaver Lake Cree Nation Annual Competition Pow Wow - Contest

Location: Beaver Lake Cree Nation, Alberta.
Directions: 18 KM SE of Lac La Biche
Info: Marlene Sharphead 780-623-4276 or 780-404-3424 -Website-
MC(s): Cliff Whitford & Stan Isadore
AD(s): Dale Alexis & Eric Daniels
Host Drum(s): Seekaskootch
Contest Info: Dance Categories and Payouts: Traditional – Fancy – Grass – Jingle – Chicken Adult: 1st $1500.00, 2nd $1200.00, 3rd $1000.00, 4th $700.00, Golden Age: 1st $1300.00, 2nd $1100.00, 3rd $900.00, 4th $700.00. Teen: 1st $700.00, 2nd $600.00, 3rd $500.00, 4th $400.00. Junior: 1st $400.00, 2nd $300.00, 3rd $200.00, 4th $100.00. Drum Competition: 1st $6000.00, 2nd $4000.00, 3rd $3000.00, 4th $2000.00.
Additional Info: Midge Johnson Memorial Special “Men’s Chicken” Saturday Evening June 30th. Carol Lewis Initiation Special Saturday afternoon June 30th. Non-Competing Drums Paid Daily. Buckskin Paid Daily. First 10 Tee Pees Paid. Tiny Tots Paid Saturday & Sunday. Pipe Ceremony Daily. Flag Raising Ceremony Daily. Princess Pageant Contest. Band Giveaway Sunday Evening. Hand Games TBA, Raffles and 50/50.

June 29 - July 1, 2018

Couchiching First Nation 25th Annual Traditional Pow-wow - Traditional

Location: Ontario, Ontario. Fort Frances
Info: Sandy Bruyere -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Gary Smith & Jeremy Jordan
AD(s): Jamie Mandamin & Sandy Bruyere
Host Drum(s): Yerxa Traditional
Cost: Free
Additional Info: Whitefish Bay Singers - Invited Drum

July 6 - July 8, 2018

Onigaming First Nation Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Nester Falls, Ontario.
Info: 807-484-2162

July 7 - July 8, 2018

Kettle and Stony Point Annual Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Kettle & Stony Point F.N., Ontario. Kettle and Stony Point First Nation: 9226 Lake Road
Info: Brenda George 519-786-3076 -Email-
Cost: Adults $8.00, Kids and Youth $5.00, Vets, seniors 60+ and babies 0-6 years are free
Additional Info: Grand Entry Saturday – 1 pm. Sunday – 12 pm Registration Saturday 10 -12pm. Baby contest Sunday @ 11 am. Register Sunday at 10 -10:30 am.

July 13 - July 15, 2018

Naotkamegwanning First Nation (Whitefish Bay) Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Sioux Narrows, Ontario.
Info: 807-226-5654 -Email-

July 14 - July 15, 2018

Echoes of Proud Nation Pow Wow - Contest

Location: Kahnawake Mohawk Territory, Quebec.
Info: Lynne Norton 450-632-8667 -Email-
Contest Info: Over 40,000.00 in prize money given out. Pow wow Competition. Smoke Dance Competition.

July 20 - July 22, 2018

Seine River First Nation Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Mine Centre, Ontario. Seine River First Nations
Info: 807-599-2224

July 20 - July 22, 2018

Opwaaganisining First Nation (Lake Helen Reserve) Annual Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Nipigon, Ontario. Lake Helen Reserve Pow Wow Grounds
Info: Gloria Lindstrom 807-252-9097

July 27 - July 29, 2018

Grand River Pow Wow* - Contest

Location: Ohsweken, Ontario. Chiefswood Park
Info: 519-751-3908 -Website-
Cost: General Admission Daily $10.00 Weekend Pass Available $15.00 Children $2.00
Additional Info: Gates Open Daily at 10:00 am.

August 4 - August 6, 2018

Wikwemikong Pow Wow* - Contest

Location: Wikwemikong, Ontario. Pow Wow Grounds
Info: 705-859-2385 -Website-

August 4 - August 6, 2018

Lake of the Eagles Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Eagle River, Ontario. Eagle Lake Pow Wow Grounds, Pow Wow Crescent
Info: 807-755-5526 -Email-

August 10 - August 12, 2018

Genaabaajiing 28th Annual Traditional Gathering - Traditional

Location: Culter, Ontario. Serpent River First Nation
Directions: Halfway from Sault Ste. Marie & Sudbury on Hwy 17.
Info: Lee Simpson-Johnston 705-844-2298 -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): M'zhaakwat - Bob Goulais
AD(s): Waabkiki nini - Robert Stoneypoint
Host Drum(s): The Boyz
Additional Info: Grand Enties Friday - 7 PM, Saturday noon & 7 PM, Sunday noon. Feast Saturday 5 PM, Sunday (breakfast) 9 AM.

August 10 - August 12, 2018

Iskatewizaagegan First Nation (Shoal Lake 39) Summer Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Kejick, Ontario. Iskatewizaagegan First Nation
Info: 807-733-2560 -Website-

August 17 - August 19, 2018

34th Annual Honouring Our Veterans Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Cape Croker, Ontario. Cape Croker Park
Info: 519-534-1957 -Website-

August 17 - August 19, 2018

Neyaashiinigmiing Annual Traditional POW WOW - Traditional

Location: Neyaashiinigmiing, Ontario. Neyaashiinigmiing Pow Wow Grounds: 112 Park Rd., Cape Croker Park
Info: Shawn Nadjiwon 519-534-0981 -Email-
Cost: Free
Additional Info: Starting on Friday, August 17th we will have our Annual Musician’s Night (FREE Admission) and as usual, we plan to end the night with a bang – a fantastic fireworks display. Saturday, August 18th marks the first day of the POW WOW and Sunday, August 19th will wind down the weekend.

August 17 - August 19, 2018

Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek (Gull Bay) First Nation Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Gull Bay, Ontario. Gull Bay First Nation
Info: 807-982-0006 -Website-

August 24 - August 26, 2018

Obashkaandagaang (Washagamis Bay) First Nation Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Kenora, Ontario. Obashkaandagaang First Nation
Info: 807-543-2532

August 24 - August 26, 2018

Lac La Croix First Nation Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Emo, Ontario. Lac La Croix First Nation
Info: 807-485-2431 ext 2221 -Email- -Website-

August 31 - September 2, 2018

Wabigoon Lake Annual Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Dryden, Ontario. Wabigoon Lake Band Reserve
Info: 807-938-6684 -Website-

September 21 - September 23, 2018

2018 Paqtnkek Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Paq'tnkek Mi'kmaq Nation, 7 Dillon Street, B0H 1A0
Info: -Website-

September 28 - September 30, 2018

National Indigenous Cultural Expo Powwow - Contest

Location: Edmonton, Alberta. Edmonton Expo Center
MC(s): Ruben Littlehead, Hal Eagletail
AD(s): George Desjarlais, Vincent Rain, & Stan Isadore
Cost: Adult $20 daily, 7-17 $10 daily, Under 6 free

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