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2022 Alberta Indigenous Games Opening Ceremony
West Edmonton Mall is excited to host the Alberta Indigenous Games Opening Ceremony for the second consecutive year on Thursday, August 11 at the Ice Palace. The event will kick off with an Eagle Staff Run throughout the mall at 1 p.m., followed by a procession of athletes into the Ice Palace with a formal program of performances and speakers starting at 2 p.m. A variety of Indigenous vendors and artisans will also be on site to showcase their products.
The Opening Ceremony marks the official start of the Alberta Indigenous Games which takes place from August 11 to 18 at various sporting facilities across the city, bringing together thousands of Indigenous youth from across Alberta to engage in a week of competitive sports, traditional games, special events, education and cultural connection.
For more information, please visit wem.ca/2022AIG or albertaindigenousgames.ca