National Aboriginal Day Celebrated at the Park
Prince George, B.C.- Today is not only the first full day of summer, it is National Aboriginal Day in Canada.
First proclaimed in 1996, National Aboriginal Day is meant to recognize and celebrate the Aboriginal people and cultures in Canada.
Today, Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Park and Exploration Place will be the focus of celebrations as the museum opens its new permanent gallery dedicated to the history and heritage of the Lheidli T’enneh and the park itself will be alive with performances and food to celebrate.
The new gallery will be open to the public at noon today, while in the park, a full slate of performers will be taking to the stage from 11 am to 5 pm.
Drumming , dancing, singing, and some magic all on the schedule of events for the stage at Lheildi T’enneh Memorial Park.