sākihiwē festival 2021 summer pop-ups

August 7, 2021

September 5, 2021

Free

Various locations in Winnipeg

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Events Description

 

The sākihiwē festival is working with Ka Ni Kanichihk, Central Neighbourhoods Winnipeg, the Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre, and the Spence Neighbourhood Association to take music back to Indigenous families in Winnipeg’s core with seven pop-up concerts featuring local artists set for each weekend in August.

Pop luminary Prado, the legendary C-Weed Band, fiddle master Patti Kusturok, the King of the North Ernest Monias, and indie singer/songwriter Fontine will be joined by incredible artists like Leonard Sumner, Ila Barker, Geronimo Inutiq, Victoria Turko, Burnstick, Nikki Komaksiutiksak, Boogey The Beat w/ Sage Boulanger, North End Legend, Billy Joe Green, Victoria Turko, the Norman Chief Memorial Dancers, Shanley Spence, Caid Jones, Southern Thunderbird, Walking Wolf Singers, and more. The West End Cultural Centre is also presenting Ingrid D. Johnson, El Leon and the Strangers, Osani, and Tessa Chartrand at the festival.

Masks are required for all events.

sākihiwē festival x Ka Ni Kanichihk pop-up
ft. The C-Weed Band, Nikki Komaksiutiksak, North End Legend, and Ila Barker
Partner: Ka Ni Kanichihk
Saturday, August 7, 2021 | 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Ka Ni Kanichihk, 455 McDermot Avenue

sākihiwē festival x Central Park pop-up
ft. Prado, Boogey The Beat w/ Sage Boulanger, Victoria Turko
Hosted by Rhonda Head
Special guest: Marlowe the Magician
Partner: Central Neighbourhoods Winnipeg
Saturday, August 14, 2021 | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Central Park, 366 Qu’Appelle Avenue

sākihiwē festival x Gord Dong Park pop-up
ft. Ernest Monias, Norman Chief Memorial Dancers, Tessa Chartrand, guests
Hosted by Rhonda Head
Special guest: Marlowe the Magician
Partner: Central Neighbourhoods Winnipeg
Sunday, August 15, 2021 | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Gord Dong Park, 348 Pacific Avenue

sākihiwē festival x Ellice Street Festival pop-up
ft. Burnstick, Caid Jones, Tessa Chartrand, Ingrid D. Johnson, guests
Special guest: Marlowe the Magician
Partners: Spence Neighbourhood Association, West End Cultural Centre
Saturday, August 21, 2021 | 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Magnus Eliason Recreation Centre, 430 Langside Street

sākihiwē festival x Stella Walk pop-up
ft. Leonard Sumner, Fontine, Geronimo Inutiq, guests
Partner: Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre
Saturday, August 28, 2021 | 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Greenspace near 248 Stella Walk

sākihiwē festival x Robinson Park pop-up
ft. Patti Kusturok, Southern Thunderbird, Walk Wolf Singers, guests
Partner: Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre
Sunday, August 29, 2021 | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Robinson Park, across from 102 Robinson Street

sākihiwē festival x Ellice Street Festival pop-up
ft. Shanley Spence, Billy Joe Green, Osani, El Leon and the Strangers, guests
Special guest: Marlowe the Magician
Partners: Spence Neighbourhood Association, West End Cultural Centre
September 4 – 5, 2021 | 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Postponed from August 21 – 22, 2021
Location: Chief Grizzly Bear’s Garden, 561 Sherbrook Street

HOW MUCH

Tickets:

Free

 

WHEN & WHERE

Date & Time:

August 7, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, and 29, 2021

 

Venue: Various locations in Winnipeg

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