Aboriginal Day Live
- Saturday, Jun 25, 2016 at 8pm
- A Tribe Called Red
Buffy Sainte-Marie with the WSO
Kristi Lane Sinclair
- CN Stage & Field
- The Forks, 1 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) is delighted to announce a specially curated lineup for the 10-year anniversary of Aboriginal Day Live. The annual LIVE concert features award-winning, and on the rise, Aboriginal musicians and entertainers from across Canada and beyond - broadcast on Saturday, June 25, 2016, on APTN.
Aboriginal 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 Aboriginal Day. Over the years, the production has become and will continue to be the brightest point of summer.
Aboriginal Day Live Concert Multi-Platform Broadcast: Watch LIVE on APTN, online at aborignaldaylive.com or listen via the Aboriginal radio waves. The exclusive four-hour Aboriginal Day Live concert will broadcast on June 25 at 8:00 p.m. ET on APTN.
Live at The Forks in Winnipeg, returning co-hosts, Tina Keeper, award-winning actor and star of the APTN hit show Cashing In will co-host the main stage with Kyle Nobess, star of the APTN hit series Mohawk Girls.
• A TRIBE CALLED RED (OTTAWA, ON)
• BUFFY SAINTE-MARIE (HAWAII, USA)
WITH THE WINNIPEG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
• DRAGONETTE (TORONTO, ON)
• ELISAPIE (MONTREAL, QC)
• GENEVIEVE FISHER (LONDON, ON)
• GHOSTKEEPER (CALGARY, AB)
• JOEY STYLEZ (TORONTO, ON)
• KRISTI LANE SINCLAIR (VANCOUVER, BC)
See artist profiles at aboriginaldaylive.ca/live-concert
In 2015, more than one million people were reached by the LIVE broadcast on APTN, Aboriginal radio stations across Canada and internationally via the live stream on aborignaldaylive.com.
APTN is able to present the 10-year anniversary of Aboriginal Day Live due to the overwhelming support of presenters, partners, and funders. The Government of Manitoba, IBM Canada, Investors Group and The North West Company. Also, grant providers Canadian Heritage, Celebrate Canada Program, and The Winnipeg Foundation, Community Grant.