Dallas Arcand is an Aboriginal Entertainer from the Alexander (Kipohtakaw) Indian Cree Nation, located near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is broadly talented, but best known for his achievements as a champion Aboriginal hoop dancer, a motivational speaker and a musician.

Dallas was awarded the title of 2012 World Champion Hoop Dancer the Annual World Championship Hoop Dancing Competition in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. This is the 3rd time Dallas has won this honour.


Calgary Stampede 2007 July 2015. Featured Performer - Calgary Exhibition & Stampede 2015. Dallas Arcand is pleased to be invited back as a featured performer at the Calgary Exhibition & Stampede nightly Grandstand Show. The ten-day Exhibition bills itself as "The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth" and attracts over one million visitors per year. NEWS
Calgary Stampede 2007 April 2015. Featured Performer - Gathering of Nations 2015. Three-time World Champion Hoop Dancer, Dallas Arcand, performs with13 hoops in the competition at the Gathering of Nations representing the Cree Nation from the Alexander Reserve, located in Sturgeon County, Alberta. NEWS
Thunderbird Spirit CD Sept 2014. CD Release - Thunderbird Spirit. The overall goal on this musical journey was to bring people's attention back to the stars. In aboriginal culture and beliefs the Thunderbird flies between heaven and earth. It is our connection to the spirit world. Beyond the stars we discover galaxies and possibilities beyond our imagination. NEWS
Calgary Stampede 2007 July 2013. Featured Performer - Calgary Exhibition & Stampede 2013. Once again, Dallas Arcand will be featured performing the hoop dance at the Calgary Exhibition & Stampede. In addition to playing a prominent role in the Grandstand Show each evening, Dallas will perform several times daily in the Rodeo event schedule. NEWS
April 2012. CD Release: Sacred Sweetgrass'. A wonderful, eclectic collection of original native flute pieces by Dallas Arcand. "The tunes are melodic, and they are also wonderful, creative soundscapes that incorporate nature sounds as part of the natural background. Sometimes haunting and sometime uplifting – delightful!" NEWS
Calgary Stampede 2007 March 2012. Contestant for Canada's Got Talent. This season Dallas Arcand was a contestant as hoop dancer in one of your favourite TV shows - Canada's Got Talent! NEWS
February 2012. Winner 2012 World Champion Hoop Dancer. Dallas Arcand was once again awarded 1st prize at the Annual World Championship Hoop Dancing contest in Phoenix, Arizona, USA, and the right to bear the title of World Champion Hoop Dancer. This is the third time that Dallas has earned this honour. NEWS

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