Upcoming Pow Wows for Nov. 6-8

by Oct 27, 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.


Indiana University 5th Annual Traditional Pow Wow.  Nov. 7-8 at Indiana Memorial Union Alumni Hall in Bloomington, Ind.  MC: Terry Fiddler.  Host Northern: Eyabay.  Host Southern: Omaha White Tail.  Invited Drum: Ho-Chunk Station.  Info: First Nations Center (812) 855-4814, IUPowwow@indiana.edu, FNECC@indiana.edu


29th Annual AIA Pow Wow.  Nov. 6-8 at Central Florida Fairgrounds in Orlando, Fla.  MC: Ray Silva.  Host Northern: Medicine Tail.  Host Southern: Otter Trail.  Info: Judy Clark (407) 694-1254, grafx13@yahoo.com


Vietnam Veteran Honorary Pow Wow.  Nov. 7 in Dallas, Texas.  MC: Vernon “Cy” Ahtone.  Host Northern: Young Buffalo Horse.  Host Southern: Bear Claw.  Info: Laura Sanders (214) 538-8134, veteranshonor@att.net


24th Annual Southern Paiute Veterans Pow Wow.  Nov. 7-8 at Moapa Travel Plaza in Moapa, Nev.  MC: Rick Gray.  Host Northern: Red Spirit.  Host Southern: Southern Mountain.  Info: www.sopva.com


29th Annual Red Mountain Eagle Pow Wow.  Nov. 7-8 at Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Scottsdale, Ariz.  Emcees: Hal Eagle Tail, Bart Powakee.  Host Drums: Northern Cree, Thunder Hill.  Info: Bill Hayes (208) 241-2175, billhaze@rocketmail.com


Sulphur Springs United Methodist Church First Annual Benefit Gourd Dance.  Nov. 7 at Southeastern Oklahoma State University Ballroom in Durant, Okla.  MC: Eugene Louie Stumbling Bear.  Head Southern Singer: Paige Burgess.  Info: Sheila Johnson (580) 920-2257, Teresa Jefferson (580) 371-8427


UW-Oshkosh Intertribal Student Organization Pow Wow.  Nov. 7 at UW-Oshkosh Albee Hall in Oshkosh, Wisc.  MC: Elliot Funmaker.  Host Drum: Smokeytown.  Other Drums: Young Eagle Bear, Grindstone Lake, Grass Whistle.  Info: Chris Annis (920) 424-0229, assnisc@uwosh.edu


24th Annual Great American Indian Exposition and Pow Wow.  Nov. 7-8 at Richmond International Raceway Complex in Richmond, Va.  MC: Keith Colston.  Info: (252) 532-0821, powwow@vance.net


Gathering for Our Children and Returning Adoptees Pow Wow.  Nov. 7 at Minneapolis American Indian Center in Minneapolis, Minn.  MC: Jerry Dearly.  Host Drum: Oyate Teca.  Info: Tina Knafla (612) 348-9662, Sandra Whitehawk (651) 442-4872 or sandywhitehawk@gmail.com, Jacque Wilson (612) 747-5247


Veteran’s Pow Wow and Big Time.  Nov. 7-8 at D-Q University in Davis, Calif.  MC: Tom Phillips.  Host Southern: Southern Express.  Info: Ira Hoaglen (916) 947-3704, Wailaki10@comcast.net


Memorial Dance for Frances Beard and Kurt Howell.  Nov. 7 at Concho Community Center in El Reno, Okla.  MC: Burl Buffalomeat.  Head Southern Singer: Emmett Redbird Jr.  Info: Frances White Thunder (405) 295-6511, Bobbie Hamilton (405) 650-8636