Craving a little powwow action?
Here’s great list of pow wows happening this weekend all over the country just for you!
13th Annual Intertribal Gathering- Ft. Robinson State Park, Nebraska
When & Where: June 8th – 10th at the Fort Robinson State Park in Crawford, Nebraska
With Master of Ceremonies Chris Eagle Hawk at the helm, the weekend festivities in Crawford, Nebraska will kick off at 8:30AM on Friday morning. Special activities will include 5-K Fun Run, Princess competition, storytelling by Red Feather Woman, and more! For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: Ron Moore 308.632.1311; email@example.com
2012 Prairie Band Potawatomi Powwow, Kansas
When & Where: June 8th – 10th at the Prairie Peoples Park in Mayetta, Kansas
This weekend event will be centralized around dance and drum competitions. Dance categories will include Men’s Chicken, Women’s Jingle, Golden Age, and more! Drum and dance contestants will compete for more than $100,00 in cash prizes! Admission is $5 per day. For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: Michelle Simon 888.727.4946 or 877.715.6789; firstname.lastname@example.org
9th Annual Gathering of Great Lakes Nations, Indiana
When & Where: June 9th – 10th at the Tri-State Antique Gas Engine Association Grounds in Portland, Indiana
The Gathering of Great Lakes Nations will begin each day at 10AM. Saturday will hold two grand entries at 1PM and 6PM. There will be on grand entry at 12PM on Sunday. Featured activities will include authentic Native American food stands, pre-1840 re-enactment camp, live performances by Michael Jacobs, and more! For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: Kay Neumayr (765) 426-3022; email@example.com
9th Annual Metis of Maine Gathering and Powwow, Maine
When & Where: June 9th -10th at Yellow Feather Cultural Center in Dayton, Maine
Starting Saturday, the Metis of Maine Gathering and Powwow will hold a grand entry at 12PM in full regalia. Weekend festivities will include traditional tribal dancing, drumming, and storytelling. There will also be a tipi contest and a raffle to win a canoe! For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: Bob or Dawn 207.793.4801; firstname.lastname@example.org
26th Annual Red Earth Native American Cultural Festival, Oklahoma
When & Where: June 8th – 10th at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
According to their website, this year’s Red Earth Festival will hold “more than 1200 American Indian artists and dancers from throughout North America will gather to celebrate the richness and diversity of their heritage with the world.” The festival will begin Friday at 11AM and dance demonstrations and competitions will be held throughout the weekend. For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: Eric Oesch 405.427.5228; email@example.com
For a look at our full list of powwows happening this year, check our powwow listings page here.