The Manito Ahbee Festival celebrates 15 years of Indigenous, Metis and Inuit music, arts and culture,
from the heart of Turtle Island – Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada!

In 2020, the festival goes virtual, featuring signature programming on our social media platforms,
that include the Manito Ahbee Kick-Off and Pow wow, the IMA Virtual Music and Arts Program,
an online Indigenous Marketplace and Getting Jiggy With It, jigging competition!

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Our Upcoming Events

Indigenous Marketplace

On-Going
Continuing in the tradition of past festivals, the Manito Ahbee Festival will support an Indigenous Marketplace.

IMA Virtual Music and Arts Program

September & October 2020
Featuring: IMA Legacy and Performance Series, Music Industry Panels and Music Video Competition
Presented by APTN

Youth Education Programming

August 15, 2020 & On Going
Sponsored by NIB Trust Fund

Our Past Events

Kick Off & Lighting of the Sacred Fire

July 12, 2020
Travel with the Manito Ahbee Festival to the Sacred Site, located in White Shell Provincial Park, to kick-off the virtual Manito Ahbee Festival and lighting of the sacred fire!

Manito Ahbee Pow Wow

July 12-18, 2020
Presented by North West Company
Sponsored by Eagle Vision

Getting Jiggy With It

July 22- August 12, 2020
In honour of the Metis community, their vibrant history and dance style that has been mastered for decades.

Spirit Visions

August 21-28, 2020
Registration for the 48 Hour Challenge is now Open!
Presented by APTN

Youth Art Challenge

Winners announced! Thank you to all of the artists and Wawanesa Insurance for their support!
Presented by Wawanesa Insurance

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Thank you to our sponsors who make our festival possible!

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