National Indigenous Peoples Day
National Indigenous Peoples Day takes place on the summer solstice, June 21. It’s a special occasion to learn more about the rich and diverse cultures, voices, experiences and histories of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.
Learning about Indigenous Peoples, places and experiences is a step forward each Canadian can take on the path to reconciliation.
Find an activity
Across the country, events will highlight the heritage, history and remarkable achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.
Use the interactive map to find activities happening in your community.
Share your experience on social media by using the #NIPD2022 and #NIPDCanada hashtags.
List of events – Celebrate Canada
About National Indigenous Peoples Day
Learn about National Indigenous Peoples Day, why it was created, and the significance of celebrating during the summer solstice.
About National Indigenous History Month
Throughout the month of June, we commemorate National Indigenous History Month. Take time to visit the learning portal, whose resources are Indigenous created or co-created.
Published on the Canada.ca website