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. 5 through Sunday May 7, 2017 is listed below.
ICMN’s featured weekly pow wow is the AIHREA 11th Annual Our Nation’s Energies Pow Wow which takes place in Overland Park, Kansas on May 5th and 6th. Host drum is The Boyz and Bart Powaukee is the MC. The head dancers are Canku Onestar and Brennah Wahweotten and the head judges are Darren Hill and Grace Pushetonequa.
Here is our list of pow wows happening May 5th through 7th:
AIHREA 11th Annual Our Nation’s Energies Pow Wow, May 5-6
Johnson County Community College Field House
12345 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66210
For more information visit the American Indian Health Research and Education Alliance website or Facebook event page.
Dance of the Spring Moon 2017 Lumbee Pow Wow, May 5-7
Lumbee Tribe Cultural Center
638 Terry Sanford Road
Maxton, NC 28372
For more information visit the Lumbee Tribe of NC website or Facebook event page.
American Indian Cancer Foundation Pow Wow for Hope, May 6
American Indian Cancer Foundation Base Camp (near Fort Snelling)
201 Bloomington Rd
Minneapolis, MN 55111
For more information visit the AICAF Pow Wow for Hope website or Facebook event page.
UWSP AIRO 44th Annual Pow Wow, May 6
University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point - Berg Gymnasium
2050 Fourth Avenue
Stevens Point, WI 54481
For more information visit the UWSP Native American Center Facebook page or phone 715-346-3576.
Restoring Harmony Youth Pow Wow, May 6
UManitoba 28th Annual Traditional Graduation Pow Wow, May 6
University of Manitoba Investors Group Athletic Centre
75 Sidney Smith Street
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2M6 CANADA
For more information visit the UoM Indigenous Student Centre website or event listing.
UNevada Reno Pow Wow, May 6-7
University of Nevada, Reno - John Sala Intramural Fields
1664 North Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89557
For more information visit the UNevada Reno Pow Wow Facebook page or event listing.
California Indian Market and World Peace Dance 33rd Annual, May 6-7
San Juan Bautista School - Lot
The Alameda (Third Street) & Highway 156 East
San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
For more information visit the Peace Vision website.
Edmonds Community College Native American Student Association Pow Wow, May 6-7
Edmonds Community College - Seaview Hall, Gymnasium
20000 68th Avenue West
Lynnwood, WA 98036
For more information visit the Edmonds Community College website or Facebook event page.
UCLA 32nd Annual Pow Wow, May 6-7
University of California, Los Angeles - North Athletic Field
220 West Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
For more information visit the Pow Wow website or Facebook event page.
Check out our Pow Wow listings here (updates ongoing).
Attention Pow Wow organizers:
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