North American Indigenous Games

Opening ceremony of North American Indigenous Games pushed back to 9 p.m. ET

The opening ceremony of the North American Indigenous Games has been postponed 90 minutes due to inclement weather.

Proceedings delayed 90 minutes due to inclement weather

Due to inclement weather the opening ceremony of the North American Idigenous Games at the Aviva Centre in Toronto have been postponed by 90 minutes.

The opening ceremony of the North American Indigenous Games has been postponed 90 minutes due to inclement weather.

Originally scheduled to start at 7:30 pm ET, the ceremony at York University's Aviva Centre will now begin at 9 pm.

Planned prep-rallies and the parade of athletes have been cancelled to allow for the remaining programming to continue as scheduled while surprise performances will proceed as planned.

The decision to cancel the parade of athletes was met with a negative response on Twitter.

The inclement weather and risk of thunderstorms should pass the area by 7:30 p.m.

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