Métis Summer Rendezvous
Falkland Stampede Grounds; 5811, HWY 91, Falkland BC (30min North of Vernon on HWY 97). Friday July 11th to 13th, 2014. Gates open Friday 5 pm for overnighting & set-up. Event begins: Saturday 8:00 am for Breakfast
Métis Summer Rendezvous is a one of a kind Métis Family Event hosted by the Métis Elders for New Horizons in partnership with the Vernon & District Metis Association.
Breakfast will be provided on Saturday and Sunday mornings. A concession Stand will be open part time on Saturday for Lunch and snacks. Saturday Dinner is a Pot Luck so everyone please bring items for our Métis Pot Luck Feast.
We will be hosting: Traditional arts/crafts, dance, gaming stations for all ages, a Métis Museum and photo booth. Saturday will also bring the opportunity to participate in Traditional sporting events. Please remember to bring your voices and musical instruments and your moccasins, to enjoy gathering around the campfire, and to jigging the night away on the Métis made dance floor.
Tent and RV camping will be available on the Stampede Grounds and overflow parking is also available. Entrance Fees and Overnight Camping Fees may apply.
Motel accommodations are limited so remember to book well in advance.
We are still looking for Métis Partners who would like to host events during the weekend and we will have vendor tables available for a nominal fee.
∞Watch this space for further details∞
Métis Elders for New Horizons
Coordinator: 250 550 6436
Vernon & District Métis Association
778 474 0823 VDMAMetis@gmail.com