Garden River Community Days Starts Saturday


Garden River First Nation’s 2nd Annual Community Days take place this Saturday, August 11th   until Sunday August 19th.

A week of fun and entertainment is planned for the whole family. It all starts Saturday August 11th with the Family Slow Pitch Tournament at 9am.

The GRNF Monster bingo takes place Sunday at 12pm, along with the GRNF Child Care Centre BBQ, wrap up the day with the Community Days Parade at 6:00pm.

Highway 17B  from the junction through to Church St. in Echo Bay will be closed from 6:30-8:30pm for the parade.

The week finishes with The Annual Garden River Powwow Saturday August 18th with Grand Entrance at 1pm and 7pm. Sunday August 19th  the Grand entrance is at 1pm.


Here a list of the week’s activities.

Saturday August 11th  Family Slow Pitch Tournament

Sunday August 12th  GRFN Monster Bingo 12pm Community Days Parade 6:30pm  GRFN Child Care BBQ

Monday August `13th Culture Days 10am-4pm, Chilli Cook-off and Pie Bake off 4:30pm

Tuesday  August 14th Family Scavenger Hunt 4:30pm   Euchre Tournament 7pm

Wednesday  August 15th Family Carnival 4pm

Thursday  August 16th  Talent Show, Family Fun Night, and Comedy Night

Friday August 17th  Golf Classic Silver Creek at 9am   Derek Miller Concert  at Silver Creek Golf Course 7:30pm

Saturday August 18th Annual Garden River Powwow 1pm and 7pm

Sunday August 19th Annual Garden River Powwow 1pm