Lisa Odjig of the Ojibwe Nation, two time world champion Hoop Dancer, performs at the 2016 Indigenous Arts Festival.
Celebrate Indigenous and Métis culture at Fort York
June 21 to 24, 2018
Each June the Indigenous Arts Festival at Fort York National Historic Site celebrates traditional and contemporary music, dance, theatre, storytelling, literature, crafts, and food created by indigenous artists. This annual festival energizes the grounds and buildings of Fort York in downtown Toronto with powerful ancient traditions and compelling contemporary creations.
Previous performers have included: Crystal Shawanda, Susan Aglukark, William Prince, Wayne Lavallee, Nick Sherman, Tanya Tagaq, Digging Roots, Don Amero, Cary Morin, Leonard Sumner, Leela Gilday, Classic Roots, Supaman, and Iskwé.