The New Beginnings Pow-Wow in Aurora is a first in Aurora. The Town of Aurora invites all residents and visitors to join in this celebration on Saturday, June 3.

This project has been made possible in part by the Government of Canada.

Ce projet a été rendu possible en partie grâce au gouvernement du Canada.

Event ScheduleImage of PowWow event poster

Grand entry 12 p.m.
Festivities 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The feast 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Festivities and closing ceremony 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Location: Lambert Willson Park - 135 Industrial Parkway North
Closest intersection is Industrial Parkway North and Wellington Street East.

With the nation celebrating Canada's 150, more and more communities will be experiencing and learning about the Indigenous communities.
The Town of Aurora is thrilled to be supported and funded by Canadian Heritage in the first ever Pow-Wow held on Aurora soil in more than 150 years. 

The New Beginnings Pow Wow in Aurora will feature traditional dancing, drumming, food and will showcase some Multicultural Performers. The Host Drum is Little Creek Singers, the Co-Host Drum is Cold Water Ojibway, the Arena Director is Mr. Mawla Shawana and the MC is Mr. Bob Goulais.

The White Pine Dancers welcomes all nations to participate in this Pow Wow. All vendors are invited to participate, limited space available.  Those interested are to contact Rod Nettagog at

This event is proudly sponsored by the Department of Canadian Heritage, Government of Canada



Volunteers Needed

Looking for more opportunities to volunteer?  The Town of Aurora has many other ways to get involved!  Check out our Volunteer Opportunities page to get more information.

The New Beginnings Pow-Wow in Aurora - Volunteer Application Form

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