Pow Wow Odanak, Canada

WELCOME EVERYBODY

The 3rd, 4th and 5th July 2015 will be held the annual Pow Wow of Odanak Abenaki (32 km east of Sorel). Several traditional flavor events will be held these three days, such as singing and dancing benefits offered by members of different nations, as well as a day dedicated to the family. Please note that access to all Pow Wow activities is free and open to everybody at any time.

Samian on Friday night show

Always from a perspective of celebration and fun for the whole family, Pow Wow presents the free show of Aboriginal rapper Samian from 21h, Friday, July 3rd, 2015. A native of Pikogan, small Aboriginal community in Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Samian claims and compliance recognition for its origins. The documents to be presented at his show reveal the more entrenched than ever, combining a sometimes jazzy sound, sometimes more rock, for a mix of genres that will convince everyone. His performance will be followed by DJ Nicolas Langlois.

Activities on Saturday and Sunday

Several activities will take place throughout the weekend. Indeed, it will be possible to visit various craft booths and attend the benefit of traditional songs and dances, as well as demonstrations of traditional skills. This will also be the opportunity to taste typical native dishes. During the family day on Saturday, toddlers will be honored: entertainment and inflatables will be on site.

About the Pow Wow of Odanak

Although modernity has taken the place of a traditional way of life, the Abenaki never really detach their identity. That is why they try to keep a time during the year to remember the rich culture of their ancestors. The Pow Wow of Odanak is an opportunity to celebrate during this cultural exchange between contemporary and several First Nations that will be present for you to discover their culture.

Kin Sol Soleil Hotel, Maroma Beach, Mexico

Kin Sol Soleil is at the center of Maroma Bay’s spectacular beach. It’s 25 minutes from Cancun International Airport. It has ten exclusive suites, beachfront ones, that give tourists the pleasure to be treated like family with the staff taking care of them very kindly and warmly. They seem to be private residences in a small village. The suite can have one or two bedrooms. The rooms are very well decorated, its architecture is elegant and the beautiful sea and beach complete the place to have a great vacation. It has a restaurant by the sea ‘The Pavo Real’ where you can have your breakfast and of course have your lunch or dinner everyday. There’s also a beach bar. You can find a gym, a spa, private swimming-pools and roof decks, furnished outdoor terraces with hammocks and you can do different activites like snorkeling, diving or fishing. There are other amenities like wireless internet, satellite TV, private parking, animals accepted, etc.

Tips

If you want, at your reservation, ask for the airport pick-up and drop-off.
You can also make private excursions booking at the hotel or have private transportation or a private guide

White Feather Aventure, Roberval, Quebec, Canada

A UNIQUE AND AUTHENTIC EXPERIENCE!

Come and discover Aboriginal life as well as various cultural and traditional activities. Your host will help you discover the way of life of the Pekuakamiulnuatsh. Culture, tradition and spirituality are featured, all throughout your stay.

A few minutes from Roberval and the Montagnais community of Mashteuiatsh, Plume Blanche invites you to discover Aboriginal culture through a variety of traditional activities. Become familiar with the Pekuakamiulnuatsh way of life in a natural setting characterized by calm, simplicity and beauty. Enjoy wilderness camping in a prospector tent or tipi. They also offer nights in small camps, yurts or in the shaputuan.

Tips

Take mosquito repellent if you visit in June or July.