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Get ready to "Take the Fort!" on Tuesday night!

October 30, 2011

Festival Program cover Aboriginal Music Week starts with a bang on Tuesday, November 1 with "Take the Fort! presented by Grassroots News" at the West End Cultural Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Métis fiddle legends John Arcand and Darren Lavallee bring the music, while The Métis Club Traditional Dancers and fan favorites Slick & Lil' J bring the square dancing.

The show features a re-enactment of the Red River Resistance by the Puppet Folk on video.

The venue is wheelchair accessible and the music starts at 7:30 pm sharp.

Tickets are just $10 and still availble at the Canadian Plains Gallery and The Urban Bakery (downtown).

Canadian Plains Gallery
106-181 Higgins Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Telephone: (204) 943-4972

The Urban Bakery (downtown)
398 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Telephone: (204) 947-2664

Check the videos below for a taste of what "Take the Fort!" has to offer!