Unama’ki Mawiomi (Cape Breton Pow Wow)

Unama’ki Mawiomi (Cape Breton Pow Wow)

Contact

Phone 1-844-323-7255

Website destinationmembertou.com

Date: Thu, Jun 21 2018 - Sun, Sep 16 2018

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB
Community: Membertou

MAWIO’MI is the Mi’kmaq word meaning a gathering, composition (commonly used for Grand Council) the common word in mainstream society and shared by majority of the tribes is Pow wow. A pow wow (also powwow or pow-wow) is a social gathering held by many different Indigenous communities. The word derives from the Narragansett word powwaw, meaning "spiritual leader"

A powwow is a celebration and a social gathering. Some may consists of a dance arena, campgrounds, parking lot, little shops, arts & crafts venders and food stands. Powwows usually take place over weekends. They are rich in tradition and culture. All Nations and races are welcome to powwows to…

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