The We Are Neighbours event took place Saturday at Mill Lake Park. The event included dancing, singing and storytelling from newcomer and Indigenous groups, an artisan and craft market, family-friend activities, and a concession. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

The We Are Neighbours event took place Saturday at Mill Lake Park. The event included dancing, singing and storytelling from newcomer and Indigenous groups, an artisan and craft market, family-friend activities, and a concession. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

We Are Neighbours in Abbotsford

Event honouring refugees and First Nations at Mill Lake Park

Abbotsford gathered at Mill Lake Park on Saturday to celebrate both World Refugee Day and National Indigenous Peoples Day with the We Are Neighbours event.

The gathering celebrating the strength, courage and perseverance of refugees from 1 to 4 p.m.

The event included dancing, singing and storytelling from newcomer and Indigenous groups, an artisan and craft market, family-friend activities, and a concession.

Photos by: John Morrow/Abbotsford News