Saturday, October 6, 2018 10:00 am to Sunday, October 7, 2018 4:00 pm

Join us on October 6 and 7, 2018, as Gatineau Park celebrates Algonquin culture. Anishinabe nibin, or “Algonquin summer,” is a great opportunity to learn more about the traditional Algonquin way of life, as well as a chance to see artisans at work.


  • Demonstrations: How to build a birchbark canoe, how to make snowshoes, how to tan hides
  • Presentations by Daniel (Pinock) Smith on building a traditional birchbark canoe
  • Share your #FallRhapsody pictures on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.



    819-827-2020 or 1-866-456-3016 (toll-free)

    Free parking and free activities.

    Organized in collaboration with the communities of Kitigan Zibi Anishinabegand the Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation.

    The National Capital Commission (NCC) is proud of its association with the following media partners of the Fall Rhapsody: Rogers Media (KiSS 105.3Country 101.1106.1 CHEZ1310 NEWS), Bell Media (94.9 RougeÉNERGIE 104.1), Ottawa Metro and LeDroit.