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Waswanipi Chiiwetau


1, Chief Louis R. Gull Street
J0Y 3C0
819 753-2587
819 753-2555

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Events and Festivals

July 19 to August 1

Chiiwetau means "Let's go home!" and is the annual gathering of the people of Waswanipi. It is a time to learn and to pass on traditional knowledge thanks to workshops such as paddle making, preparation of animal hides, cooking and other Cree teachings. Chiiwetau is open to everyone!