Alumni & Student Pow Wow


Presented by St Clair College Indigenous Student Services and the University of Windsor Aboriginal Education Centre.

Join us from Thursday, May 9th to Saturday, May 11th at the St Clair College Sportsplex and celebrate Indigenous cultures and community.

The free event will allow First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students and alumni to gather, including more than 1,000 Indigenous students from five local school boards.

The three-day event will include drumming, dancing, crafts, traditional food, and a special guest performance.


Event Schedule:

7:00 pm - Live performance by Sebastian Gaskin

                Special guest Mr 7 Inch


Morning School Board Exhibtions

6:00 pm - Grand Entry

7:30 pm - Closing

11:00 am - Doors Open

12:00 pm - Grand Entry

4:00 pm - Feast

5:30 pm -  Closing


Pow Wow Details

Dance Specials

Smoke Dance Exhibition

Switch Dance Special - Sponsored by Culture Shock Bead Co

Tiny Tots - Sponsored by Aboriginal Child Resource Centre & Ska:Na Family Learning Centre

Head Staff

Emcee – Gordon Nicotine-Sands

Arena Director – Jordan Williams White Eye

Host Drum – Little Creek

Co-host Drum - Eagle Flight

Head Dancers – Nikki Shawana & DJ White

Junior Head Dancers – Cheona Smith & Julian Sands

Head Veteran – Terrance J Riley

Flag Carriers – TBA


Get Involved:

Interested in being a vendor? 

This space is specifically for Indigenous craft vendors and artists. We encourage all items to be authentic or handmade by Indigenous community members.

Vendor Applications are now closed. 


Sponsor the Event

For information about sponsorship, or to access the form click on the link below.

Pow Wow Sponsorship Form.

Are you going to be attending this year's Pow Wow event? Don't forget to RSVP to our event on the Facebook event page.

RSVP to the event.

See below the list of hotels you might want to consider staying at during your visit to Windsor:

Event Location: Sportsplex, St. Clair College Windsor Campus (2000 Talbot Rd, Windsor, ON N9G 2E4)

Brought to the community of Windsor by the Aboriginal Education Centre at the University of Windsor and St. Clair College’s Indigenous Student ServicesUniversity of Windsor and St Clair College Logos

Thank you to our Sponsors!



Aboriginal Child Research Centre

Culture ShockBead Co.

CUPELocal 1393

Royal Bank of Canada

UniforLocal 200

Windsor PoliceService