Get in the Room with APAC

Former Assembly of First Nations Chief Phil Fontaine and Cherie Brant, environmental lawyer, spoke at a recent Aboriginal Professional Association of Canada (APAC) event where professionals like Kenn Ross (Pan Am Games Toronto 2015), Veronica Johnny (musician), and Jason Wilson (Indigenous Development Inc.

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UPDATED: Francisco Alejandri of Agave Y Aguacate at Harbourfront Centre

With the end summer comes a plethora of changes. Children prepare for school, young adults gear up for college, the weather forces us to bring our sweaters and jackets out and beaches gradually become more and more deserted.

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TAWNTO Fashion Spoiler Alert

Fashionista Charm Logan is at it again. This Saturday at 3 p.m. in the WiijiiNiijii Lodge, she will be revealing an artistic approach with her shoe samples. See photo for Spoiler Alert. The shoe samples are selected from her Giizis Biish (Sun and Water) 2013 Collection. Her artwork on the shoes is very sexy.

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Uncharted Waters – Annaleise is swimming across Lake Ontario!

Annaleise Carr, the subject of one of Clare Samuel‘s fantastic portraits, will be swimming across Lake Ontario tomorrow at 6:30pm. This, obviously, is a pretty impressive feat. It’s over 50km from her starting point in Niagara on the Lake to the end point near Exhibition Place. And she’ll be doing it at night, in the dark. And Lake Ontario is …

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Planet IndigenUS – Red Hot Nights

Things are heating up at Planet IndigenUS with Red Hot Nights, an evening of burlesque and humour accompanied by the sensuous and primal music of Inuit singer Tanya Tagaq. Kitsuné Soleil (Scarlett Behave) is the matron of Cat’s Caboose Cabaret, the burlesque troupe that will be stealing your heart tomorrow night. Kitsuné was kind enough to answer a few questions …

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Friday Date Night with Derek Miller, Jamie Kennedy, and Barb Nahwegahbow

For all you romantics out there, this Friday at Planet IndigenUS would make a great date night.

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The Planet IndigenUS Opening Night Spectacle!

Planet IndigenUS, the worlds largest multidisciplinary aboriginal festival opened with a bang last Friday! Harbourfront Centre saw some of the best Aboriginal performances, exhibits and experiences it’s ever had on opening night.

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Exciting Planet IndigenUS Events Ahead!

It feels likes yesterday that we saw performances from Pacific Curls, Plex and Dallas Arcand on Plant IndigenUS’ opening night spectacle. Now, just a little over the half-way mark we get ready to draw the curtains on this remarkable ten-day festival celebrating Aboriginal culture. However, there are still many events to attend during the festival’s closing-weekend if you still want …

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Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards Nominees Abound at Planet IndigenUS!

The Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards (APCMA) showcases the best in Aboriginal music in North America. Planet IndigenUS, the world’s biggest celebration of global contemporary Indigenous culture, is pleased to host many of the APCMA 2012 nominees at this year’s festival. The 2012 nominees have just been announced, and many of the nominees are still to perform at Planet IndigenUS: …

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Introducing the Lifestyle Zone

This past weekend we launched our new Lifestyle Zone, which is a new café set-up located on our site (right near One Love Corn for those who are in the know).

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