The Ottawa Aboriginal Parade Committee (OAPC) invites you to come celebrate National Aboriginal Day 2018 with us!
All are welcome to come and celebrate First Nations, Inuit and Métis people with our 5th annual parade honouring our rich and beautiful cultures that make up the Indigenous mosaic of Turtle Island.
Sunday, June 17th, 2018
12:30 pm: Volunteers and Vendors arrive
1:30pm: Opening Ceremonies
2:30pm Parade begins (see map)
4:00pm: Closing ceremonies
Event Manager/Chairperson: Sharon Land Fisher
Volunteer & Vendor Coordinator: Sarah Doucet
MC/Grand Marshall: Mukwoh Jordan Wade Land
Elders: Barbara Cayer, Algonquin First Nation
Marlane Logan, Mohawk First Nation
Sponsored by: OAPC
We encourage everyone to come in regalia, to bring their drums and rattles and be prepared to sing, dance, share delicious snacks provided by our volunteers, and show everyone how proud we are to be Indigenous!
For volunteer and craft vendor opportunities, please send a message to Sarah Doucet or email: [email protected]
For all other inquiries, please contact Sharon Land Fisher or email: [email protected]
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