Cornwall Transit offering free rides to Akwesasne International Powwow

Posted on Tuesday September 05, 2017
Cornwall Transit

Cornwall Transit will be offering free rides to the 17th annual Akwesasne International Powwow on Saturday, September 9th and Sunday, September 10th on Cornwall Island.

There will be departures from the Walmart bus stop and Aquatic Centre bus stop at various times both days. Riders are asked to bring proper identification with them.

Click here for the Powwow shuttle schedule

This is the first time that Cornwall Transit partners to offer free rides to the Powwow,” said Transit Manager Len Tapp. “We are pleased to support this great regional event.”

Held at the A'nowara'ko:wa Arena on Cornwall Island, the two-day event brings together the best Native artisans, drummers and dancers from this region.

General admission is $8 and $5 for children ages 6-12. Admission is free for those under 5 and 65+. A weekend pass is also available for $12.

For more information on the Powwow, please click here.

For more information on the free shuttle, please call (613) 930-2636.

 

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