June 21 is National Aboriginal Day, a day for all Canadians to celebrate the cultures and contributions to Canada of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. The Tobacco Plains Indian Band's 21st Annual Aboriginal Day Celebration takes place in Grasmere and the celebration features dancing, a feast and a traditional horse ride across the US-Canada border.
Tobacco Plains Indian Band for the 18th Annual Day Celebration (June 21)
10:00 am Walk across the US border and back through the Canadian Border singing the US and Canada Flag songs in recognition and honoring their traditional territory.
Begins Noon Traditional games, dance demonstrations and entertaining activities.
Begins 5:00 pm (after dinner) Traditional Pow Wow