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Traditional Pow Wow

Traditional pow wow  

The Traditional Pow wow is held every year in the month of June and is hosted in rotation by one of Wikwemikong’s satellite communities.

The traditional powwow is a celebration of community spirit through song, dance and traditional foods. Visitors are welcome to witness this traditional celebration of the Anishinaabek people.

Kaboni Traditional Pow Wow

June 18th & 19th, 2016

Thunderbird Park, Wikwemikong ON


"Naagdawenmaadaa Shkakimik-Kwe"

Host Drum: Young Biisineh

First Five Drums Registered Will Receive Honorarium

M.C.: Chris Pheasant & Danny Fox

Arena Director: Robert Stoneypoint

Head Veteran: Wayne Pitawankwat

Head Female Elder: Rose Corbiere

Head Male Elder: Henry Eshkibok

Head Dancers: Choosen Daily

Feast Bundles Encouraged

Free Admission


Food Vendors - $150.00

Craft Vendors - $50.00 + craft item

(all vendors must be registered & paid by June 16th, 2016)


Jingle Dress Special

(held on June 18th, 2016)

1st Place: $500.00

2nd Place: $300.00

3rd Place: $200.00


The Kabonin Traditional Pow Wow Committee are not responsible for any accidents, injury, lost or stolen items. Please NO pets. Absolutely NO alcohol or drugs allowed. Everyone is welcome. For vendor registration, please contact Bev Noakwegijig at 705-920-9192 and for more information please contact Sheena at the Wikwemikong Heritage Organization 705-859-2385.



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