Region: Bras d’Or Lake
Community: Chapel Island
Potlotek Mi’kmaw Nation will be hosting its annual powwow from July 20th to July 21st, 2019. Here, you can lay your eyes on the colo...
The Mi’kmaw of Potlotek First Nation have been welcoming out-of-towners, family, and friends since before 1742. It was during 1742 that missionary priest Father Maillard said his first mass on Mniku. Mniku is a spiritual island adjacent to Potlotek First Nation. To gain access to the island, you must travel by boat. During the mission, boaters offer transportation to the island on a donation basis. More than 3000 people attend the four-day mission of St. Anne. The pilgramage to Mniku honours our patron saint, Saint Anne. Join us and celebrate this time honoured event from July 25th-July 29th.