We at Indian Country Media Network continue to be excited to alert our readers of upcoming pow wows as the pow wow trail continues to heat up. Our Pow Wow Planner for Friday June 2 through Sunday June 4, 2017 is listed below.
ICMN’s pow wow in this week’s planner is the Kitigan Zibi Traditional Pow Wow which takes place in Maniwaki, Quebec, Canada on June 3rd and 4th. Freddy Mcgregor is MC and the arena director is Shady Hafez. Host drum is Black Bear and Boys from the Bay co-host. Invited drums are Eagle River, Ottawa River Singers, and Red Tail Spirit Singers. Head female and male dancers are Shauna Jerome and Rene Racine respectively.
Here is our list of pow wows happening June 2nd through 4th in the US and Canada:
Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas 49th Annual Pow Wow, June 2-3
Alabama Coushatta Reservation Ballpark
US Highway 190 (16 miles east of Livingston, TX)
Livingston, TX 77351
For more information visit the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas website or AC Pow Wow Facebook page.
Saa Gii Ba Gaa Pow Wow, June 2-4
Saa Gii Ba Gaa Pow Wow Grounds (by the Bois Forte Reservation Tribal Govt Building)
5344 Lakeshore Drive
Nett Lake, MN 55772
For more information visit the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa website.
Tesoro Cultural Center’s Indian Market and Contest 17th Annual Pow Wow, June 3
The Fort Restaurant
19192 Highway 8
Morrison, CO 80465
For more information visit the Tesoro Cultural Center website or Facebook event page.
Sycamore Shoals Native American Culture Festival, June 3-4
Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area
1651 West Elk Avenue
Elizabethtown, TN 37643
For more information visit the Sycamore Shoals website or Facebook page.
Riverbank Traditional 15th Annual Pow Wow, June 3-4
Louis Adado Riverfront Park
201 E. Shiawassee St.
Lansing, MI 48933
For more information visit the Native American Arts and Crafts Council website or Riverbank Traditional Pow Wow Facebook event page.
Delaware River Bears Circle Inter-Tribal Festival Pow Wow, June 3-4
36 Bridge Street
Margaretville, NY 12455
For more information visit the DRBCIF Pow Wow event listing or Facebook event page.
Yuba-Sutter 36th Annual Pow Wow, June 3-4
442 Franklin Avenue
Yuba City, CA 95991
For more information visit the Yuba-Sutter event listing or phone 530-749-6196.
Aboriginal 22nd Annual Gathering and 14th Annual Peace River Pow Wow, June 3-4
Peace River Agriculture Grounds
83562 Fairgrounds Road, Northern Sunrise County (Top of East Hill)
Peace River, AB T8S 1S3 CANADA
For more information visit the Peace River AIC website or Pow Wow Facebook page.
Miami Nation of Indiana 11th Annual All Nations Gathering, June 3-4
11515 E US Highway 36
Rockville, IN 47872
For more information visit the Miami Nation website.
Worcester Intertribal Indian Center 36th Annual Native American Heritage Pow Wow, June 3-4
Treasure Valley Boy Scout Reservation
394 Pleasantdale Road
Rutland, MA 01543
For more information visit the WIIC website or Facebook page.
Kitigan Zibi Traditional Pow Wow, June 3-4
Kitigan Zibi Kikinamadinan School
41 Kikinamage Mikan
Maniwaki, QC J9E 3B1 CANADA
For more information visit the Kitigan Zibi Pow Wow website or Facebook page.
Drums Along the Hudson Native American Festival and Multicultural Celebration, June 4
Inwood Hill Park
218th Street and Indian Road
New York, NY 10034
For more information visit the Drums Along the Hudson website.
Check out our Pow Wow listings here (updates ongoing).
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