2019 Indigenous Day Live

Calgary, Whitehorse and Winnipeg will host live concerts on June 22

Indigenous Day Live (IDL) is the nation’s largest event in recognition of National Indigenous Peoples Day. Through cultural activities and live music,



Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) has announced their lineup for 2019 Indigenous Day Live.

The concert features award-winning, and on the rise, Aboriginal musicians and entertainers from across Canada and beyond – broadcast on Saturday, June 22 on APTN, and across Alberta on the Windspeaker Radio Network.

Indigenous Day Live provides an opportunity for all Canadians to gain awareness of Aboriginal cultures through celebration and is also the nation’s largest event in recognition of National Indigenous Peoples Day. 

Fort Calgary will burst with the sounds of some of the most recognized entertainers in Indigenous music and television.


PRE-SHOW: 4:45 p.m. – 6 p.m. MT

Emerging artists will take the stage prior to the live evening concert.

  • Armond Duck Chief
  • Carolina East
  • Bebe Buckskin

CONCERT: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.


This year's Calgary hosts are Ashley Callingbull & Natasha Kanape Fontaine


Don't miss live music from Blue Rodeo, Crystal Shawanda, Dyet & the Love Soldiers, Ghostkeeper and Jacobus


Daytime festivities at Fort Calgary: 



9 a.m. Free pancake breakfast FORT CALGARY
9:30 a.m. - 9 p.m Craft vendors & food trucks FORT CALGARY
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Children’s Corner FORT CALGARY
11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Registration FORT CALGARY
11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Powwow FORT CALGARY
12:30 p.m. Grand Entry: Initiation Ceremony FORT CALGARY



For full details of APTN's Aboriginal Day Live, click here

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