McMurray Métis Fest returns after two year absence

Image shows The McMurray Métis Fest from stage view (Photo Credits - Daniel Barker-Tremblay)

The McMurray McMurray Métis Fest returns after being away for two years due to the Pandemic



The McMurray Métis Fest was back in action in Fort McMurray over the weekend.

Celebrated annually, the event was put on hold for the past two years due to the pandemic. President of McMurray Métis Peter Hanson says that this is the biggest one they have had yet.

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President of McMurray Métis Peter Hanson


Following the successful turnout, Hanson adds that the Métis Fest is for the whole community of Fort McMurray to enjoy..



Hanson says that it’s a great sight to see that the youth from all school districts from the Wood Buffalo area attended the event to enjoy the Métis culture, calling them the “future of Fort McMurray.”



See photos from the event here




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