Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre

Whitehorse, Yukon

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Come celebrate at the KDCC!
Celebrating the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of Indigenous people in Canada. Join us for a day of celebration. Everyone is welcome!
Main Stage Performances
12:00 PM Opening Ceremonies
1:00 PM NWTel Solstice Feast Opens – Stew & Bannock for All!
1:00 PM Kwanlin Dághàalhaan K’e
1:45 PM Sunrise Country Gospel Band
2:30 PM Kevin Barr, Jona Barr & Boyd Benjamin
3:15 PM Jigging Contest
4:15 PM Selkirk Elementary School Dancers
4:30 PM Selkirk Spirit Dancers
5:15 PM Edzi’u & the Whitehorse Aboriginal Women’s Circle
6:00 PM Rising Sun Singers
6:45 PM N’we Jinan: Best of Me, Gateway and Growing Young
7:30 PM Dakhká Khwáan Dancers
Other Activities
12:00pm – 4:30pm Kid’s Acitivty Zone by Whitehorse Public Library
12:00pm – 6:00pm Artists Market by Ta’an Kwäch’än Council
12:00pm – 6:00pm Kid’s Face Painting by Northern Cultural Expressions Society
1:00pm – 3:00pm NWTel Solstice Feast – Stew & Bannock for All!
1:00pm – 6:00pm Arctic Sport Demonstrations by Yukon Aboriginal Sport Circle
2:00pm – 3:00pm Bannock Bake-Off hosted by CIRNA, Yukon Region
3:30pm-4:30pm Storytelling with Flavio Santi
4:00pm – 5:00pm Hand Games Demonstrations
5:00pm – 6:00pm Blanket Exercise with Youth for Lateral Kindness
All festivities will take place at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre, 1171 Front Street, Whitehorse, Yukon.