Pow Wow Weekend Planner


Looking to add a little powwow action to your weekend calendar?

You've come to the right place because we've put together a great list of powwows happening all across the nation this weekend just for you!

If one of these exciting events is located near you, we recommend heading over to enjoy some lively dancing and drumming, thrilling musical performances, and delicious, authentic foods!

Cabarrus Powwow, North Carolina

When & Where: September 21th – 22nd at Camp Cabarrus in Kannapolis, North Carolina.

Festivities begin Friday night at 7PM with intertribal dancing. Saturday’s events will start at 10AM with a craft contest and a fur & feathers demonstration. After the evening sessions come to a close, powwow goers may attend the “Crazy Midnight Auction.” Your Master of Ceremonies will be Jim Anderson. For more information about this event, click here.

Contact: Kevin O’neill 540.427.1246; oneill2u@yahoo.com

18th Annual Harvest Pow Wow, Illinois

When & Where: September 22nd – 23rd at the Naper Settlement in Naperville, Illinois.

This weekend event is jam-packed with incredible and exciting festivities. Powwow goers will enjoy watching the authentic dances and special performance from the Hana Hou Hula Hawaiian Dancers on Saturday at 5PM. Throughout the weekend, there will be several meet and greet opportunities with actor Chaske Spencer from the infamous Twilight film series. For more information about this event, click here.

Contact: Janet Sevilla 773.585.1744; msfpowwow@aol.com

Red River Social Powwow, Idaho

When & Where: September 22nd – 23rd at the O’Connor Field House in Caldwell, Idaho.

Celebrating its 10th year, the Red River Social Powwow will be quite the sensation! Doors open at 10AM each day. Your grand entries will be at 1PM and 7PM on Saturday and 12PM on Sunday. Admission is $5 and the powwow committee requests that attendees bring a non-perishable food donation for the NACOB’s food bank. Fore more information about this event, click here.

Contact: Ron Sam or Melanie Fillmore 208.697.3300 or 208.407.3955; smokecreeksam@aol.com

FDR State Park Pow Wow, New York

When & Where: September 22nd – 23rd at the FDR State Park in Yorktown Heights, New York.

This is one of the four powwows hosted by the Redhawk Native American Arts Council in New York and New Jersey. For those traveling from Manhattan with there will be a shuttle offered at two NYC locations. Festivities will be from 11AM – 7PM each. Admission is $12. For more information about this event, click here.

Contact: Cliff Matias 718.686.9297; native@redhawkcouncil.org

Be sure to take a look at our full list of powwows happening this weekend and throughout the year on our powwow listings page!