Upcoming Pow Wows for April 15-17

by Apr 4, 2016Happenings0 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.


39th Annual Texas Gulf Coast Tia-Piah Pow Wow.  April 15-16 at Albert V. Sallas Park in New Caney, Texas.  Emcees: Gary Kodeseet, Herbert Johnson.  Head Southern Singer: Chad Tahchawwickah.  Info: Gary Cornett (281) 332-6771, tgctp.jojo@gmail.com, www.gulfcoasttiapiah.org


Sho-Ban Jr./Sr. High School Annual Spring Pow Wow.  April 15-16 at Sho-Ban High in Fort Hall, Idaho.  MC: Hank Johnson.  Host Drum: Spring Creek.  Info: Tyson Shay (208) 269-6465


Petal Southern Miss Pow Wow.  April 16-17 at Willie Hinton Park in Petal, Miss.  MC: Barry Hardin.  Host Drum: Medicine Tail.  Info: tammy.greer@usm.edu


24th Annual Spring Contest Pow Wow.  April 16-17 at Northside Aztlan Community Center in Fort Collins, Colo.  MC: Corky Old Horn.  Host Northern: Meskwaki Nation.  Host Southern: Bad Company.  Info: Jan (970) 498-0290, ncipa.pw@gmail.com


2nd Annual Veterans Contest Wacipi.  April 16-17 at Four Winds High School in Fort Tottten, ND.  Emcees: Butch Felix, Danny Seaboy.  Info: Catherine Howard (701) 230-9597 or Clifford Abrahamson (701) 652-5871


Multicultural Student Union of Western Oregon University 23rd Annual Pow Wow.  April 16 at Western Oregon University Pacific Room in Monmouth, Ore.  MC: Nick Sixkiller.  Host Drum: Woodsmen.  Info: (503) 838-8403, msu@wou.edu


University of Nevada – Reno Pow Wow.  April 16-17 at Lawlor Event Center in Reno, Nev.  Info: Saundra Mitrovich (775) 682-6499, smitrovich@unr.edu


Phi Sigma Nu Pow Wow.  April 16 at Sequoyah High School in Tahlequah, Okla.  MC: Choogie Kingfisher.  Head Southern Singer: Chris Chanate.  Info: Nicholas McElhaney (918) 207-6923, Mcelha02@nsuok.edu


22nd Annual University of Iowa Pow Wow.  April 16 at University of Iowa Fieldhouse in Iowa City, Iowa.  MC: Tyler Lasley.  Host Drum: Haymaker.  Info: Tracy Peterson (319) 335-8298, studorg-ui-nasa@uiowa.edu, www.powwowuiowa.edu


3rd Annual Gourd Dance Portland.  April 16 at NAYA Pavilion in Portland, Ore.  MC: Tom Phillips.  Head Southern Singer: Jimmy Reeder.  Info: Dr. Cornel Pewewardy (503) 725-9689, cornelop@pdx.edu


6th Annual Columbia University Pow Wow. April 16 at Columbia University Morningside Campus in New York City, NY.  MC: Cliff Matias.  Host Drums: Silvercloud, Mystic River.  Info: nac.columbia@gmail.com


Bacone College Pow Wow.  April 16 at Historic Bacone Campus in Muskogee, Okla.  MC: Kinsel Lieb.  Head Southern Singer: Francis Mendia.  Info: (918) 360-6471, timothyj@bacone.edu


Leech Lake Tribal College Anwebin Niimi’idiwin.  April 16-17 at Cass Lake Bena High School in Cass Lake, Minn.  Emcees: Murphy Thomas, Branden Bowstring.  Host Drum: LLTC Singers.  Info: David Northbird (218) 335-4222, david.northbird@lltc.edu


Oklahoma City Pow Wow Club April Benefit Dance.  April 16 at Indian Hills Pow Wow Grounds in Oklahoma City, Okla.  Emcees: Tom Morgan, Sammy Tone-kei White.  Head Southern Singer: Robert Tehauno.  Info: Tom Morgan (405) 826-8189


17th Annual Modesto Junior College Intertribal Pow Wow.  April 17 at Modesto Junior College East Campus Quad in Modesto, Calif.  Info: (209) 575-6700 or (209) 575-6010