Upcoming Pow Wows for July 1-5

by Jun 23, 2015Happenings0 comments


Note: This list of pow wows was compiled by One Feather staff.  The One Feather does not endorse any of these dances. It is simply a listing of ones occurring throughout the continent.  Please call before traveling.


40th Annual Eastern Band Cherokee Nation Pow Wow.  July 3-5 at Acquoni Expo Center in Cherokee, NC.  MC: Dennis Bowen.  Host Northern: Young Buffalo Horse.  Host Southern: Sizza Creek.  Info: Daniel Tramper (828) 399-0835, Cherokee Welcome Center (800) 438-1601


117th Arlee Esyapqeyni.  July 1-5 in Arlee, Mont.  Host Drum: Young Bear.  Honor Drums: Yamncut, Chief Cliff.  Info: Willie Stevens (406) 270-6958, Chaney Bell (406) 212-9835, Gene Sorrell (406) 261-5977


143rd Annual Quapaw Pow Wow.  July 2-5 in Quapaw, Okla.  MC: Mike Burgess.  Head Southern Singer: Leonard Cozad Jr.  Info: Quapaw Tribe (918) 542-1853, Mike Shawnee (918) 724-6403


16th Rosebud Casino Annual Wacipi.  July 3-5 at Rosebud Casino in Valentine, Neb.  Emcees: Everette “Butch” Felix, Pat Bad Hand Sr.  Host Drum: Red Leaf.  Info: Tina Martinez (605) 295-0070, Johnna Guerue (605) 653-3452


94th Annual Mashpee Wampanoag Pow Wow.  July 3-5 at Cape Cod Fairgrounds in East Falmouth, Mass.  MC: Earl “Chiefie” Mills Jr.  Host Drum: Storm Boyz.  Info: No contact information available


O’Chiese First Nation Competition Pow Wow.  July 3-5 at O’Chiese First Nation Reserve at Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada.  Emcees: Dion Tootoosis, Tommy Christian.  Host Drum: Young Spirit.  Honor Drum: Soaring Hawk.  Info: Doreen Gladeu (403) 989-3943, Davey Bremmer (403) 418-5566, Donald Salteaux (403) 846-5513


38th Annual Pow Wow “Honoring Our Veterans”.  July 3-5 at Three Rivers Indian Lodge in Manteca, Calif.  MC: Erik Kimple.  Host Northern: All Nations.  Host Southern: Red Buffalo.  Info: (209) 858-2421


Ermineskin Cree Nation Pow Wow.  July 3-5 at Maskwacis Park in Maskwacis, Alberta, Canada.  Host Drums: Blackstone, Northern Cree.  Info: Iris Albert (780) 585-3065, Nina Makinaw (780) 352-1321


28th Anniversary Pow Wow.  July 3-4 at Thunderbird Casino in Norman, Okla.  MC: Chad Tappahawickah.  Head Southern Singer: Joseph Blanchard.  Info: Thunderbird Marketing Dept. (405) 360-9270 ext. 1201


4th of July Leech Lake Traditional Pow Wow.  July 3-5 at Palace Casino in Cass Lake, Minn.  Info: Anita Cloud (218) 256-6163, Rod Northbird (218) 308-3120, Leah Gale Monroe (218) 760-3127


43rd Annual Oneida Pow Wow.  July 3-5 at Norbert Hill Center in Oneida, Wisc.  Emcees:  Vince Beyl, Hal Eagletail.  Info: (920) 496-5311


Ojibways of Onigaming 38th Annual Traditional Pow Wow.  July 3-5 in Nestor Falls, Ontario, Canada.  Host Drum: Community Drum.  Co-Host Drum: Brown Eagle.  Info: Candy Kelly (807) 484-2339


Kayenta Arizona 4th of July Pow Wow.  July 3-4 at M.V.H.S. Nash Center in Kayenta, Ariz.  MC: J.R. Keeswood.  Host Northern: Calling Eagle.  Host Southern: Comanche Red.  Info: Cornella Redhouse (928) 797-8513