Abenaki Heritage Weekend

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
4472 Basin Harbor Road
Vergennes, VT 05491
Event Description: 
Join the Native American community at the Abenaki Heritage Weekend on June 23-24 from 10 am to 5 pm. This special weekend, which is organized by the Vermont Abenaki Artists Association, gives visitors an Abenaki perspective on life in the Champlain Valley. Dancing, drumming, storytelling, craft, and cooking demonstrations are presented by members of Vermont’s Abenaki Tribes. The Native Arts Marketplace and exhibit opening celebration provide opportunities to meet some of the artists featured in the special exhibition Alnobak: Wearing Our Heritage. Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, 4472 Basin Harbor Road, Vergennes, Vermont, 05491. For more information email abenaki@abenakiart.org or visit http://abenakiart.org/abenaki_heritage_weekend