Chippewas of Rama

By: Lesley

Sep 13 2010

Category: Orillia


Focal Length:4.6mm
Shutter:1/0 sec

The outside of Casino Rama is decorated with art work from the Chippewas First Nations.  Built in 1996 this is the largest Native run casino in Canada.

Participating in Mellow Yellow Monday


10 comments on “Chippewas of Rama”

  1. Thanks f0r the info about orilla

  2. A perfect picture for Orillia on Mellow Yellow Monday.

    Alberta, Canada

  3. Beautiful capture.

    Happy MYM.

    Liz @ MLC

  4. I love native art, but I am sad it’s now associated with gambling.

    • Yes, I agree.
      Though, I think the idea behind including the artwork was to showcase their relationships and to teach about each of their identities. How many gamblers pay attention to that is anyone’s guess.

  5. Native run casino… never heard about! FUN! / Anna

  6. This is great! I’m very fond of native american art, although I know very little about it…

  7. You certainly couldn’t miss this casino – very striking.

  8. […] with artwork from the Chippewas of Rama First Nation. Previous posts with this art can be seen here and […]

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