Fort York will burst with the sounds of some of the most recognized entertainers in Aboriginal music and television.
PRE-SHOW: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm ET
Emerging artists will take the stage prior to the live evening concert.
4:15 pm – Fawn Big Canoe
5:00 pm – Grassy Narrows First Nation Youth sing “Home to Me”
5:30 pm – William Prince
6:45 pm – Susan Aglukark
CONCERT: 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm ET
Hosted by Christian Pilon and Eve Ringuette, featuring
Juno Award-winner and hit-maker, Classified, also known as Luke Boyd, making waves with his trademark sharpening word play, experimenting with new sounds, and perfecting his flow.
Singer-songwriter from the Six Nations of the Grand River in Ontario. A knack for guitar oriented roots-inflected rock with a pop sensibility and soul-stirring blues.
Eagle & Hawk
Multi-award-winning music group creating a sound that fused roots rock with Indigenous themes and elements. They deliver a powerful live show that is energizing, interactive, and entertaining.
Award-winning hip hop performing artist originally from Muskoday First Nation, Saskatchewan. Her music and beats astound and spread messages of keeping the language, land and culture alive for the next generations.
Blends her Métis roots and her Franco-Manitoban heritage. Her collection of intimate songs go from haunting harmonies to catchy melodies, all the while invoking the prairie wind with her warm vocals.
Host - Christian Pilon
A great ambassador for his Métis culture! The joie de vivre of the French-Canadians, the love of nature and birch bark canoes of the Anishnabe, the pleasure of community living the Wendat and the strength of the Haudenosaunee.
Host - Eve Ringuette
From Uashat mak Mani-Utenam and scouted Innuactress. Well-known for roles in Mesnak and Le Dep.