Pow wow season is in full swing!
And this weekend, there are several exciting pow wow across the US and Canada that might interest you.
In Augusta, New Jersey, the Sussex County Pow Wow -- affiliated with the Redhawk Native American Arts Council -- hosts one of the largest pow wows in the New York and New Jersey area. The Strong Sun Pow wow in North Carolina will welcome international award winning recording artist Arvel Bird. And in the MidWest, the Prairie Island Dakota Summer Wacipi Celebration has more than nine dance categories for pow wow goers of all ages.
Check out ICTMN’s list of upcoming pow wows.
Enoch Cree Nation Pow Wow
When & Where: July 11-13; Enoch Cree Nation, Alberta Canada
For more information, call: Rhonda Williams, (780) 991-4583.
Enoch Cree's 2013 pow wow.
Kahkewistahaw Pow Wow
When & Where: July 11-13; Kahkewistahaw First Nation: Broadview, Broadview, Saskatchewan, Canada
The 1st Fox Lake Cultural Festival
When & Where: July 11-13; Fox Lake Drive, Gillam, Manitoba, Canada
For more information, call: Janelle Maiklhot, (204) 786-3384.
Strong Sun Pow Wow
When & Where: July 11-13; Ivey Redmond Sports Complex
Kernersville, North Carolina
For more information, go to: NearRiverDwellers.com; Sulali Wilson
Call (336) 618-0561.
Prairie Island Dakota Summer Wacipi Celebration
When & Where:July 11-13; Prairie Island, 5634 Sturgeon Lake Road,
For more information, go to: PrairieIsland.org; Kelly Taylor, (651)385-4161.
Marcellus Norwest Veterans Pow Wow
When & Where: July 11-13; Uyxat Pow Wow Grounds, 9390 Highway 22, Grand Ronde, Oregon
For more information, go to: GrandRonde.org; Dean Rhodes, 800-422-0232.
Sussex Pow Wow 2014
When & Where: July 12-13; Sussex County Fairgrounds: 37 Plains Road, Augusta, New Jersey
For more information, go to: RedhawkCouncil.org.
Dighton Intertribal Indian Council 20th (Honor Our Elders)Pow Wow
When & Where: July 12-13; Behind the Dighton Town Hall: 979 Somerset Ave, Dighton, Massachusetts
For more information, call: Jay Sining or Spirit Cunningham, (508) 967-8296.
Redhawk Native American Arts Council, Facebook
American Indian Festival
When & Where: July 12-13; Century II Expo Hall: 225 W Douglas, Wichita, Kansas
For More information, go to: TheIndianCenter.org.
Gissiwas Creek 2014 Pow Wow
When & Where: July 13-14; Gissiwas Creek: Marion, Michigan
For more information, go to: Facebook.com.
For more ICTMN pow wow listings, click here.