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OKIB *sqilxʷ * sx̌lx̌̓ ʕalt - Indigenous People Day

Posted On June 9, 2023

OKIB *sqilxʷ * sx̌lx̌̓ ʕalt - Indigenous People Day

We are hoping Okanagan nation members join in the celebration.

*sqilxʷ * sx̌lx̌̓ ʕalt - Indigenous Peoples Day

When: June 21st 2023 5:00AM - 4:00PM

Where: Komasket Park

There will be activities throughout the day from sunrise ceremony, run for the drum and more. Please check back here regularly or OKIB website calendar, official OKIB Facebook page for any updates.

We will also be posting updates here.

5:00AM -Sunrise ceremony

7:30AM - Chief & council Breakfast

10AM - Registration at 9:30am Run for the Drum open to OKIB community members

11AM - Scavenger Hunt, Bingo, Youth stick games

1:00PM - Children activities - Traditional games, music, canoeing

2:00PM - Hand Drum contest

3:30PM - Traditional Dancing

4:00PM - Dinner

Use this link to check for more updates as details are finalized: