Dr. Naxaxalhts’i Albert (Sonny) McHalsie was one of the centre stage performers at the Aboriginal Arts and Culture Day event.

Dr. Naxaxalhts’i Albert (Sonny) McHalsie was one of the centre stage performers at the Aboriginal Arts and Culture Day event.

VIDEO: Aboriginal Arts and Culture Day

Second annual event celebrates local culture and history

The Abbotsford Arts Council presented the second annual Aboriginal Arts and Culture Day at the Kariton Gallery on Sunday.

The event is an opportunity for the community to come and learn about aboriginal arts, culture, history and traditions.

Attendees had the opportunity to watch Aboriginal artists create their work on site and enjoy the option to purchase directly from the artist. Also featured was: Sto:lo story tellers, holistic teachings, Metis jiggers and fiddlers, drummers and dancers.

Video by: Amelia Ververgaert