Join the community for a day of celebrating and preserving Indigenous culture through traditional dance, craft workshops, film screenings, textile fashion, art, storytelling and more!
August 9: Times Square 45th & Broadway
At 4:00pm, we will begin the expo with an Opening Ritual with Aztec Dance. From 5:00pm to 6:50pm Indigenous Scholars will speak on their knowledge and culture in an Academic Conference. To close off the day, please join us in welcoming Indigenous families who traveled from Mexico for a Reunification Announcement and ceremony.
August 10: The People’s Forum: 320 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018
From 4:00pm to 7:00pm we will be offering artisanal vendor demos and interactive craft activities. Plus, at 5:00pm we begin a food culture workshop.
August 11: The People’s Forum: 320 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018
Our Indigenous Film Festival will be taking place from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. Next, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm we will showcase Indigenous Textile work through our Handmade Textile Fashion Show and Auction where community members will discuss the process behind garment making.
August 12: Times Square 43rd & Broadway
On our final expo day, we will host an art exhibition and folkloric dances from 12:00pm to 4:30pm. The traditional storytelling workshop will happen from 4:40pm from 5:00pm. To close off the night and our expo, there will be live music and dancing from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
Please review this 2-minute video of an event we hosted in February as an example of what to expect from us next. See you soon!
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