Annual Trout Lake National Aboriginal Day Celebrations


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Please join us for our Annual National Aboriginal Day Celebration on Coast Salish Territories at Trout Lake. It’s a community-based full day of events that celebrates the diversity of Aboriginal people from across Canada. First Nations, Métis & Inuit peoples gather to share their experiences, stories, songs, traditional games, dances & spirit with each other & the general community.

All events are FREE, all Aboriginal community members & supporters are welcome. This is a family-friendly event, no alcohol or drugs are permitted.  Make sure you bring your camera’s & video-recorders!

Friendship Center EVENTS:

Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre Society (VAFCS) 1607 East Hastings St. Vancouver

  1. Pancake Breakfast begins at 9:00AM
  2. Friendship Walk from the Friendship Centre to Trout Lake begins at 11:00AM
  3. Walk starts at VACFS then to Commercial Drive (see google map for detailed route)

Trout Lake EVENTS:

  1. Stage with entertainment – TBA
  2. Teepee Village with activities for children and pow wow dancing with drum group
  3. Arts & Crafts Fair
  4. Resource Fair
  5. Canoe demonstration with Takaya Tours

More info will be added weekly as the NADOC team meets to coordinate this exciting, and inspiring event for our community!