Hivernant Metis Cultural Society

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Hivernant Rendezvous

The Rendezvous is an annual event held on the first weekend of August. Join us to discover Metis history and culture. 1875 Buffalo Hunters Camp, voyaguers games, craft lessons, great music, jigging and dancing. Vendors offering Metis and First Nations goods. This is an all cultures event.

2011 Schedule of Events

Spring Fling Dinner & Dance

Enjoy great food, super music, good friends and conversation, entertainment, and a cash bar! This is held annually at the Big Valley Community Hall. Supper is served at 6:00 P.M. with entertainment at 7:00 p.m., and dance at 8:00 p.m. till midnight! All proceeds support the Hivernant Rendezvous.

Wagon & Cart Trek

Region 3, MNA in partnership with Hivernant Metis Cultural Society holds an annual Wagon and Cart Trek. The distance travelled each day will be approximates 20km. A lunch and rest break will be taken at the halfway mark each day. Registrations and Waivers are required and can be downloaded from our site under the Downloads section.