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RECREATION | Native American Winter Games


Ganondagan's annual Native American Winter Games and Sports will take place on Saturday, February 27. The event features traditional winter activities such as snow snake, snowshoeing, dog-sled demos, storytelling, winter artisan demonstrations, and children's activities. This year, organizers debut a new feature, snow boats, which entails racing wooden boats downhill through channels in the snow. Visitors can also check out the longhouse, make and take home a bird feeder, and purchase Iroquois White Corn inspired food.

The family-friendly festival will take place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and is free and open to the public, including admission to the Seneca Art & Culture Center (there is a suggested donation of $10 per family). The event will take place whether or not there's snow on the ground. For more information, call 742-1690, or visit