Subscription options:


Font Size:
lmeadwinde

National Aboriginal Day held at Lakeshore Resort and CampgroundPosted: June 19, 2012

National Aboriginal Day Festival was held June 16 at Lakeshore Resort and Campground in Windermere.

The annual festival again proved to be a wonderful event for the entire family. Spectators enjoyed culturally prepared food, demonstrations and displays, face painting, music, dancing and drumming. The crowd was held spellbound by the Le La La Dancers, Mike Sanchez, Leon Cranebear and Eldene Stanley.

Special Guest speaker was Keith Henry, CEO from Aboriginal Tourism Association of BC.

This is the third year Akisqnuknik Development Corporation has offered the free festival celebrating Aboriginal culture in Canada. Please click on images to enlarge and to begin self-directed slide show.

Photos by Bob Ede and Kelsie Smith, Akisqnuknik Development Corporation

Tags:
Author:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


More Stories

FernieHL

October at the Library

> Read More
Kazuri Bead Sale lead

Valley GOGO Sisters hosting Kazuri Jewelry event

> Read More
RotaryFilm

Boyhood opens Rotary Film Series Oct. 2

> Read More
TourPhoto_1

Maasai choir asks ‘Why Such Fear?’

> Read More
TanyaLipscomb

Tanya Lipscomb giving Culture Days performance

> Read More
Todd Hebert

New manager at Blue Lake Centre

> Read More
CG 2013 Harvest Celebration - 100 Mile Cookout

Celebrating the abundance of the season

> Read More
eked-logo copy

Home Energy Renovation Workshops upcoming

> Read More