Cultural Tourism Showcase
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June 16 - June 18
Experience the culture, the land and the heritage of Eabametoong First Nation
Eabametoong Cultural Tourism Showcase – June 16 to 18, 2017
Located about 1000km northeast of Toronto, Eabametoong First Nation takes its name from the Ojibway meaning “place of reversing waters” a phenomenon in which the local river reverses its flow at certain times of the year.
Eabametoong Cultural Showcase – Visitor Travel Itinerary
Friday, June 16, 2017
Westjet #3415 Toronto to Thunder Bay 9:00 a.m. – 11:06 a.m.
Nakina Air Thunder Bay to Eabametoong First Nation 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Nakina Air Eabametoong First Nation to Thunder Bay 5:45 p.m – 6:45 p.m.
Westjet #3416 Thunder Bay to Toronto 8:25 p.m. – 10:22 p.m.
Experience the culture, the land and the heritage of this historic Ojibway community that was home to an early Hudson’s Bay Post. Spend time getting to know local Ojibway people, try indigenous specialty foods, hear stories from the elders, purchase unique works of art, witness a pow-wow social with traditional drum songs and dancers, share in a community feast, see wide life close-up and visit the community’s notable sites.
We have a complete full colour information package for your review, including a brochure about the first 100 years of Eabametoong history and the details about travel and accommodation for the Cultural Tourism Showcase weekend.
Paul Holcroft – Eabametoong First Nation
Rochelle Slipperjack – Eabametoong First Nation