Listuguj Pow Wow

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Rain or shine, the spirit of Listuguj Powwow shines bright. Together, we’ve proven that nothing can dampen the spirit of our powwow family.

A heartfelt thank you goes out to our vendors for their dedication and determination in serving our visitors, despite the challenging conditions. Your creativity and commitment truly shined this weekend!

Thank you to all of our guests for braving the wet and muddy conditions to come out and support our vendors, dancers, and drummers.

To all the incredible Powwow Family, thank you for bringing your dance talent and song into the Arena. You guys ARE the powwow ❤

Special thanks to our elders Rose Ann Martin and Michael Martin for the Sunrise Ceremony.

To our firekeepers John Paul Lavigne, Tim Adams, and Gullege Isaac.

To our grounds keeper John Paul Lavigne for all his hardwork.

To our volunteers who were here daily leading up to the event.

To Chief Scott Martin and Council.

To our Golden Age headdancers Chris Sanipass and Rebecca Sanipass, our Youth headdancers Jacob Bernard and Honour Young-Stephens, and last but not least our head dancers Owen Mayo and Kwena Boivin.

To Our Host Drum Crazy Spirit

To our Guest drum Wabanaki Confederacy

To our Emcee Trevor Gould

To our Arena Director Christian Barnaby

To our Drum Director Joshua Dedam

To our sound Director Shamu Martin

To Ronnie Swasson Moffat for keeping our grass upkept.

To BlackBear cadets for always being happy to volunteer.

Special thanks to those who directed traffic and parking, the sanitary and garbage team, the runners and golf card Driver.

Huge thank you to our feast and breakfasts cooks for serving a delicious meal for all of our guests. And to our coffee baristas for serving coffee all weekend long.

Thank you to the Moffat Family for sharing your space with Powwow.

Huge thank you to all of our sponsors for your support.


-TD Bank

-MRC Avignon

-LPD and LFD

-Indigenous Reconciliation Fund (Gaspe dioces and Hamilton Dioces)

-Heritage Canada


-City of Campbellton

-Meubles Klomie

-LFG Construction

-Dedams Grocery

-Wysotes Corner Store

-Arco lumber

-Groupe Lebel

-Atholville Mill


-Mi’gmaq Star

-Popoff Morrison

-Restaurant Pastalli


-CN Rail

-Home Hardware

-Mahers Funeral

-Pecheries Merinard

-Pharmacy Louis-Alexis

-Moms Dufy Free

-NAPA Auto Parts

-Barnabys Grocery

-Nadia Wysote

-JM Arsenault

-Canadian Tire

-Jeromes Grocery


-Elizabeth wilmot

-Derek Condo

-Jeanette Henry

-Elizabeth Wilmot

-Healing Stitches

-George Martin Rez411

-Abby Metallic


-Honour Young-Stephens

Last but not least thanks to Lita Isaac for 31 years of dedication and to all of the powwow committee for coming together to pull this event off.

Without everyone above we would not have a powwow. You guys are appreciated!


-Nation Isaac, Powwow Coordinator

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