This family oriented event combines a series of traditional Cree activities with mainstream winter sports in a family friendly participation week for all.
Come celebrate our winter carnival with us. The carnival features many activities, including snow sculptures, sliding, cross-country snowmobile racing, and more.
Mistissini Fitness Challenge
This multi-day event showcases the fittest of the fit in the Cree Nation. Day one are the individual events where the athletes (male & female) participate in their own category in a series of disciplines including a 1 kilometre swim, a 5-10km cycle, a 1 km portage, a 2 km canoe and finishing with a 5-10 km running race. Day two sees the same series of disciplines but in a team pursuit relay style. Additional categories were added, including a mini triathlon for children and youth and a team relay for adults.
Mistissini Powwow - Mistissini Niimuuhiikaan
Since the first traditional style Pow-wow in Mistissini held in 2013 the event quickly became a huge hit with the locals and visitors. This event is held in August.
Mistissini Invitational Basketball Tournament
This is an invitational basketball tournament for men and women, boys and girls. Teams play in one of 6 different categories from youth, adult recreational or adult competitive over the four day event. Prize money and individual awards won at the conclusion of each championship game.