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 May 26 through Monday May 29, 2017 is listed below.
ICMN’s featured weekly pow wow in our planner is the Southern Ute Indian Tribe Bear Dance Pow Wow which takes place in Ignacio, Colorado on May 26th and 27th. Juaquin Hamilton is the MC and Jakey Skye and Michelle Ware are the head man and lady respectively. Terry Knight is head gourd dancer and Southern Ute Veterans Association is color guard. Host northern drum is Red Sky Singers and host southern/gourd drum is Cedardale Singers. For more information visit the Southern Ute Indian Tribe website.
The Southern Ute Indian Tribe Bear Dance Pow Wow on May 26th and 27th is this week’s featured pow wow in ICMN’s pow wow planner.
Here is our list of pow wows happening May 26th through 29th in the US and Canada:
Southern Ute Indian Tribe Bear Dance Pow Wow, May 26-27
Skye Ute Fairgrounds
200 East Highway 151
Ignacio, CO 81137
For more information visit the Southern Ute Indian Tribe website.
UC Riverside 36th Annual Pow Wow, May 26-27
University of California, Riverside - Riverside Sports Complex
1000 West Blaine Street
Riverside, CA 92507
For more information visit the UCR website or Facebook event page.
Cherokees of Alabama 16th Annual Spring Indian Pow Wow, May 26-28
Arab National Guard Armory
Highway 69 West
Arab, AL 35016
For more information visit the Cherokees of Alabama Facebook page or phone 256-590-8109.
AICA 39th Annual Spring Pow Wow, May 26-29
FENCE (Foothills Equestrian and Nature Center)
3381 Hunting Country Road
Tryon, NC 28782
For more information visit the AICA website.
Spirit of the Mission Students É-mâmawohkamâtotan Intertribal Pow Wow, May 27
École Mission Senior Secondary School
32939 7th Ave.
Mission, BC V2V 2C5 CANADA
For more information visit the É-mâmawohkamâtotan website or Facebook event page.
Gissiwas Creek Pow Wow 2017, May 27-28
Gissiwas Creek Pow Wow Grounds
13819 North 5th Avenue
Marion, MI 49665
For more information visit the Gissiwas Creek Pow Wow event listing or Facebook event page.
Note: This will be the final year for this pow wow.
Oroville Jim Preston Memorial Pow Wow, May 27-28
Berry Creek Rancheria (behind Gold Country Casino)
4020 Olive Highway
Oroville, CA 95965
For more information visit the Oroville Pow Wow website.
Native Woodland 8th Annual Gathering, May 27-28
(now part of the 37th Annual Logan Hills Festival)
Hall-Fawcett Memorial Park
4595 CR 153
Zanesfield, OH 43360
For more information visit the Logan Hills Festival website or Facebook group.
Memorial Day Pow Wow, May 29
Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post
43411 Oodena Drive
Onamia, MN 56359
For more information visit the Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post website or Facebook event page.
Check out our Pow Wow listings here (updates ongoing).
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