This 400th anniversary campaign, carried out throughout 2013, is finished. The work to honor treaties with Native Nations and protect the Earth continues. Learn more, or join in that work: contact the Onondaga Nation, Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation, Neetopk Keetopk (Hudson Valley), Onondaga Canoe and Kayak Club or Two Row Paddle down the Grand (2016).

Two Row Festival on RAIN or SHINE

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Today’s Festival (July 2) at Willow Bay will happen Rain or Shine.

Running from 12 noon to dusk, the educational and cultural festival will be held at Willow Bay on the north shore of Onondaga Lake. The free, family-friendly event features a great array of talented speakers and performers, as well as native artisans, food, Two Row information and more.

Schedule

12 PM – 12:30 PM Welcome Introduction and Thanksgiving Address by Sid Hill
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM Merry Mischief: Traditional Acoustic Duo
1:15 PM – 1:30 PM Two Row Participants
1:15 PM – 2:00 PM Speaker – Kay Olan, Children’s Storyteller
2:00 PM – 3:45 PM Children’s Games & Activities
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM Onondaga Lake History & Future, Joe Heath & Jake Edwards
2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Daygots: Conscious Hip Hop
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Two Row Participants
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Cornbred: Rockin’ Blues Band
3:45 PM – 4:00 PM Speaker – Aya Yamamoto, Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign
4:00 PM – 4:05 PM Rep. Dan Maffei and Rep. from Onondaga County
4:05 PM – 5:00 PM Haudenosaunee Singers & Dancers
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM Colleen Kattau and Some Nice Guys
5:45 PM – 6:00 PM Two Row Participants
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM Keynote Speaker – Jamie Jacobs, Tonawanda Seneca Eduactor
6:30 PM – 7:15 PM Akuma Roots: Conscious Reggae Music
7:15 PM – 7:30 PM Speaker – Renee Vogelsang, New Yorkers Against Fracking
7:30 PM – 8:30 PM Gunrunners: Native American Roots Rock
8:30 PM – 8:45 PM Closing