Events

Turtle Island Festival

Sep 9th
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Crawford Lake

3115 Conservation Road
Milton, ON L9T 2X3

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Free with park admission

Feel the drumbeat as the longhouse village comes to life during this celebration of First Nations’ history and culture! Join us for exciting performances by The White Pine Dancers. Presentations by special guest Rene Meshake, Ojibwe storyteller and artist. Visit the Three Sisters garden celebrating Indigeous food and agriculture. Kids will love the new Archaeology Discovery Room, corn husk doll making, discovery hunts, and more! Regular admission fees apply.

  • Storytelling with Ojibwe artist Rene Meshake in the Deer Clan longhouse. 12pm & 2pm
  • Performances by Gonrah Desgowah - The White Pine Dancers. 1pm & 3pm
  • Crafts for kids! 10am-5pm
  • Lakeside Sharing - learn all about Crawford Lake and secrets hidden in its depths. 10am-5pm
  • Visit the Deer Clan Longhouse. 10am-5pm
  • Archaeology Discovery Room. 10am-5pm

2018-09-09 10:00:00 2018-09-09 16:00:00 America/Toronto Turtle Island Festival Feel the drumbeat as the longhouse village comes to life during this celebration of First Nations’ history and culture! Join us for exciting performances by The White Pine Dancers. Presentations by special guest Rene Meshake, Ojibwe storyteller and artist. Visit the Three Sisters garden celebrating Indigeous food and agriculture. Kids will love the new Archaeology Discovery Room, corn husk doll making, discovery hunts, and more! Regular admission fees apply. Storytelling with Ojibwe artist Rene Meshake in the Deer Clan longhouse. 12pm & 2pm Performances by Gonrah Desgowah - The White Pine Dancers. 1pm & 3pm Crafts for kids! 10am-5pm Lakeside Sharing - learn all about Crawford Lake and secrets hidden in its depths. 10am-5pm Visit the Deer Clan Longhouse. 10am-5pm Archaeology Discovery Room. 10am-5pm 3115 Conservation RoadMilton, ON L9T 2X3