Indigenous Peoples Day Event - Sultans of String


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395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7

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Friday, June 21, 2024 | 7 to 10 p.m.

Old Town Hall (460 Botsford Street), Newmarket

Free admission | Tickets available at


The Town of Newmarket presents a very special evening honouring Indigenous Peoples Day.

An event featuring award-winning First Nations, Métis, and Inuit artists performing with Canada’s best world music band Sultans of String! Walking Through the Fire is a musical multimedia experience unlike any other. 

From Métis fiddling to an East Coast Kitchen Party, rumba to rock, to the drumming of the Pacific Northwest, experience the beauty and diversity of music from Turtle Island with Alyssa Delbaere-Sawchuk of the Métis Fiddler Quartet, Ojibwe/Finnish Singer-Songwriter Marc Meriläinen (Nadjiwan), Coast Tsm’syen Singer-Songwriter Shannon Thunderbird, performing on stage, as well as virtual guests on the big screen, including the Northern Cree pow wow group, Elder and poet Dr. Duke Redbird and more!