Young couple strives to keep indigenous wedding traditions alive

Young couple strives to keep indigenous wedding traditions alive

This May, two young members of the Nlaka’pamux First Nation are hosting a rare gathering.

Alex Harry and Kayleen Hanna, both 25, are inviting more than 150 family members and friends to the edge of a cliff at Nicomen Falls, a four-hour drive from Vancouver, to witness a traditional wedding.

Web story at CBC Aboriginal.

Radio story broadcast on CBC Radio’s Early Edition.

Written and reported in collaboration with Peggy Lam.