Bobtail Day Celebrations 2016

In Ermineskin September 25th is recognized as Bobtail Day, Annual holiday to honor Chief Bobtail & Treaty No. 6.

Treaty No. 6 was first signed at Fort Carlton 1876, in Prince Albert Saskatchewan
by Plain and Wood Cree, Assiniboine, and other tribes.
An Adhesion to Treaty 6
was signed by Chief Bobtail of Maskwacis
September 25th, in 1877
at Blackfoot Crossing at the Bow River, (Siksika Nation)
Which will mark 139 years to the day.

 2 Days of Treaty celebrations. Saturday 24th Fun Day of activities, and Sunday 25th Traditional Powwow all happening at Bear Park.

Photos by Tara Cutarm

 

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Maskwacis, AB, Canada