A Free Concert For National Indigenous Peoples Day Is Coming To Montreal's Cabot Square

It's TODAY! Here's who's performing.

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Elisapie. Right: Drezus.

Elisapie. Right: Drezus.

Montreal's Cabot Square, at the corner of avenue Atwater and rue Sainte-Catherine O., is hosting a free concert to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21.

Performers include singer Elisapie, the Buffalo Hat Singers, cellist and composer Cris Derksen, rapper Drezus, singer Mike Paul, and world champion hoop dancer Scott Sinquah. Simiuni Nauya and Abelie Napartuk Jr. will host a soapstone sculpture workshop.

The event kicks off at 2:30 p.m. The concert begins at 3 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m.

POP Montreal, Resilience Montreal and the Native Women's Shelter of Montreal/Foyer Pour Femmes are producing the event.

Get a summary of the details below.

Concert for National Indigenous Peoples Day

Price: Free

Where: Cabot Square, corner of avenue Atwater and rue Sainte-Catherine O., Montreal, QC

When: June 21, 2022, from 2:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Accessibility: Cabot Square is wheelchair accessible.

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Thomas MacDonald
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Thomas is MTL Blog's Senior Editor. He lives in Saint-Henri and loves it so much that he named his cat after it. On weekdays, he's publishing stories, editing and helping to manage MTL Blog's team of amazing writers. His beats include the STM, provincial and municipal politics and Céline Dion. On weekends, you might run into him brunching at Greenspot, walking along the Lachine Canal or walking Henri the cat in Parc Sir-George-Étienne-Cartier.