Saugeen Ojibway First Nation celebration this weekend

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Junior Boys Dancer, 2009 Pow Wow

Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON) will celebrate its 40th Pow Wow Saturday and Sunday, August 7th and 8th at the James Mason Centre and grounds, outside Southampton.

In addition to dance and drumming competitions, the weekend also features a mini-fair where hand-crafted traditional items are offered for sale along with traditional foods.

Performing in traditional colourful regalia, dancers, come from across Canada and the United States to compete.

The celebration begins Saturday with the entry parade and continues through Sunday.

Everyone is welcome.


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Saturday, August 07, 2010