Indigenous Peoples’ Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island

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Please join us for the annual Indigenous Peoples’ Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island. Last year we had over 5,400 people on the rock for this event so please get your tickets early if you plan to join us this year!

Alcatraz Island * San Francisco * Ohlone Territory

Commemorating 523 years of Indigenous resistance, honoring our ancestors and future generations

Ohlone Welcome – Ann Marie Sayers , All Nations Drum, Pinoleville Youth Pomo Dancers

-Leonard “Lenny” Foster (Diné)
-Radley Davis (Pit River Nation)
-Faith Gemmill, (Pit River/ Wintu and Neets’aii Gwich’in)
-Wendsler Nosie Sr., Peridot district councilman and former chair of the San Carlos Apache Tribe and Caravan from Oak Flat Resistance Camp
-Māori Mo Ake Tonu –Maori Forever Performing Arts

Special performance by Nataanii means/Witko/MC Rhetorik

PIER 33 – TICKET OFFICE OPENS AT 4:00 AM, BOATS RUN TO ISLAND FROM 4:45-5:45 AM, TICKETS $14.00, CHILDREN UNDER 5 FREE

You will return to Pier 33 by 9:00 AM.

ADVANCE TICKETS: http://www.alcatrazcruises.com/website/sunrise-gathering.aspx
WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE, Absolutely NO drugs or alcohol of any kind. Smoking only in designated areas. No sales permitted.

Simulcast on KPFA 94.1 FM and online at http//www.kpfa.org
For more information contact Morning Star Gali at mstargali@gmail.com or Rochelle Diver at (415) 641-4482 or rochelle@treatycouncil.org

Source: Indigenous Peoples’ Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island

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