Celebration of Nations September 6-8 2019

An annual gathering of Indigenous arts, culture and tradition presented by Kakekalanicks Indigenous Arts and the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre.

A gathering of Indigenous arts, culture and tradition at the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre and downtown St. Catharines from 8 - 10 September 2017 and throughout the seasons.

Photogallery by www.MarkZelinski.com


2018 Women In Niagara

- Women in Business - Cultural Arts Award.

Artistic Director of the Celebration of Nations / Célébration des Nations and Associate Director of the Landscape Of Nations 360°: Indigenous Education Initiative, on being the award recipient for the Cultural Arts Award at the 2018 Women In Business Awards event hosted by the Greater Niagara Chamber Of Commerce.

I am humbled to be the recipient of this prestigious award and honoured to be nominated alongside of such highly accomplished, powerful, successful women leaders in Niagara! Celebration of Nations, and LON 360° will help uncover stories and the untold indigenous history. Our projects will promote and educate people of our beautiful deep rooted cultures, traditions and heritage so we can be understood and respected. I thank the community for believing in these Indigenous visions! Together we will build a strong cross-cultural future our 7th generation will thank us for!

Celebration of Nations 2018


Chi Miigwetch, a heartfelt thank you to the artists, participants and community that gathered together for Celebration of Nations Sept 7,8,9 weekend.