Red Dress Day

Sunday, May 5
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A red dress hanging on a dead tree

Fort Frances, ON

  • Event: First Annual MMIWG2S Summit
  • Date: May 1st to 5th, 2024
  • Location: Grand Council Treaty #3
  • Details: Join the conversation and walk to raise awareness for MMIWG2S. Food and door prizes available daily.
  • Special Note: Skirt making class on May 5th is fully booked; waiting list available.
  • Contact: @email
  • More Info: Grand Council Treaty #3 Facebook Group

Kelowna, BC

  • Event: Red Dress Day March
  • Date: May 3rd, 2024, at 10:30 AM
  • Location: Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society
  • Details: March from the Friendship Society to the courthouse and back, followed by a communal meal featuring soup and Bannock.
  • More Info: Ki-Low-Na Event Photo

Halifax, NS

  • Event: MMIWG2S+ Memorial
  • Date: May 5, 2024
  • Location: 1975 Gottingen St., Halifax Police Regional Headquarters
  • Details: An event to honor the memories and voices of the MMIWG2S+ community.
  • More Info: Halifax Event Photo

Winnipeg, MB

  • Event: Govt of Manitoba announcement regarding MMIWG2S Endowment Fund
  • Date: Sunday, May 5th at 1:00PM
  • Location: Canadian Museum for Human Rights
  • Details: RSVP with Cora Morgan at: @email 


  • Event: 4th Annual MMIWG2S+ Walk for Justice
  • Date: May 5, 2024, at 5 PM
  • Location: Oodena Circle
  • Details: A walk to bring MMIWG2S+ and MMIMB2S+ issues to the forefront, uniting people to remember lost loved ones and to support survivors.

Kamloops, BC

  • Event: Cultural Gathering
  • Date: May 5, 2024, 10 AM – 2 PM
  • Location: Moccasin Square Gardens, 357 Chief Alex Thomas Way
  • Details: A gathering to discuss and engage in cultural activities related to MMIWG2S+.
  • Contact: @email or (250) 828-9775

Ottawa, ON

  • Event: Community Gathering and Awareness Event
  • Date: May 5, 2024, 11 AM to 2 PM
  • Location: Strathcona Park, 25 Range RD
  • Details: A public meeting and awareness campaign for MMIWG2S+ issues in the community setting of Strathcona Park.

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