For the Love of It – Family Day Pow Wow

Fort William First Nation
Amanda is a shawl dancer. This young woman demonstrates the strength and resilient power of her culture.

For the Love of It! Pow Wow!

THUNDER BAY – Join us live online at the “For the Love of It” Family Day Pow Wow in Thunder Bay. This annual event founded by Raven Linklater has continued to grow.

The For the Love of It Pow Wow was be held on February 17 2014 at Dennis Franklin Cromarty High School on Edward Street in Thunder Bay.

Flag Song

The feast started at 6PM and the fun and dancing went on until 10PM.

Stone Bridge Singers from Grand Portage Minnesota

Shadow Creek

Confirmed Invited Guests:

Elder – Jim Peters-Chicago
MC – Talon Bird
Arena Director – Avery Joseph Desmoulin
Head Female Dancer – Amanda Suganaqueb
Head Male Dancer – Allan Wemigwans

Food Provided by
Metis Nation of Ontario – CAPC – Laurie Vaudrin
soup, sandwiches, and fruit.

This event was be live streamed courtesy of James Murray of

Timetable for the Love of It Pow Wow

6:00 PM – Dinner
7:00 PM – Grand Entry
9:30 PM – Giveaway and Traveling song
10:00 PM – Clean up
10:30 PM – Doors closed

For the Love of It! Family Day Pow Wow at Dennis Franklin Cromarty
For the Love of It! Family Day Pow Wow at Dennis Franklin Cromarty


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