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10/06/16: Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration


On October 10, 2016, the Tonawanda Seneca Nation, Village of Akron and the Town of Newstead will be celebrating Indigenous People's Day.  

The Indigenous People's Day Celebration is set to take place in Russell Park from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

This event is meant to bring together the Native and non-Native communities in order to promote friendship and peace amongst all, as well as to educate the general public about Haudenosaunee culture and way of life.

Events include a gift presentation from the Tonawanda Seneca Nation, vendors, crafters, exhibitions, native food, native dancing, art show, popcorn, balloons and a guest speaker.