What are your weekend plans?
Here at Indian Country Today Media Network, we like a little pow wow action in our weekends. We’ve put together a little list of some pow wows that are taking place this weekend all around the country. So if you’ve got some time on your hands for tasty food, lively music, vibrant dances and stunning art, these are the events for you.
Winter Celebration, New Hampshire
When & Where: December 10th at Mount Kearsarge Indian Museum in Warner, New Hampshire.
Beginning at 10am Saturday morning, the Annual Winter Celebration will have authentic Native American craft stations and Narragansett and Native American Music Award winning Abenaki storytellers, along with traditional drumming and singing. For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: 603.456.2600; email@example.com
8th Annual PLH Christmas Powwow, Colorado
When & Where: December 10th at the Hillside Community Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
This all day event will begin at 9:30am with Master of Ceremonies, Bernard Cottonwood leading the festivities. Although this is not a competitive powwow, there will be plenty of powwow dancing, singing and drumming along with authentic Native American foods like Fry Bread and Indian Tacos. Admission is free but sponsor, Project Lighthouse, ask attendees to donate a new toy for the children of the Pine Ridge Reservation. For more information about this event, click here.
2nd Annual Native American Heritage Cultural Celebration Powwow, California
When & Where: December 10th at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church in Riverside, California.
Located three blocks north of the Sherman Indian High School, the Golden State Gourd Society invite spectators to “come and join us for traditional food, dancing and singing in celebration of diverse Native American cultural heritage in and around Southern California.” For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: Benjamin Hale 562.500.1200
TRAILS Youth on Red Road Traditional Pow Wow, Wisconsin
When & Where: December 10th at the St. Croix Tribal Center in Webster, Wisconsin.
Celebrating its 28th year, the St. Croix tribe’s TRAILS Youth on Red Road Traditional Pow Wow will begin at 1pm Saturday afternoon. There will be two grand entries at 1pm and 7pm and the feast will be held at 5pm. For more information about this event, click here.
Contact: Mark Soulier 800.236.2195; firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on this weekend’s pow wows, check our listings page here.