Millbrook powwow to kick off this weekend
Millbrook First Nation’s 19th annual powwow is scheduled for this weekend, beginning with live musical entertainment on Friday evening.
The event is being held at the powwow grounds behind Wilson’s gas bar, with the Friday entertainment running from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday activities begin with the Grand Entry parade on each day at 1 p.m.
There will also be an extra Grand Entry parade on Saturday at 7 p.m. with music, dancing and colour filling all the hours in between. The powwow also includes food vendors, handcrafts and demonstrations and visitors are encouraged to mix and mingle in advance of the parades.
For more information, check out the schedule on the Millbrook First Nation Pow Wow 2017 Facebook page.