Upcoming Pow Wows for April 22-24

by Apr 12, 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.


24th Annual Ohlone “Big Time” Gathering and Pow Wow.  April 22-24 at Tony Cerda Park in Pomona, Calif.  MC: Duke Spalding.  Host Drum: Standing Brave.  Info: Pete Whitehorse (760) 953-7010


30th Annual Pow Wow at Arizona State University.  April 22-24 at ASU Band Practice Field in Tempe, Ariz.  MC: Dennis Bowen Sr.  Host Northern: Black Bear.  Host Southern: Youngbird.  Info: asupowow@gmail.com


48th Annual Kyiyo Pow Wow.  April 22-23 at University of Montana Adam Center in Missoula, Mont.  MC: Howie Thomson.  Honorary MC: Earl Old Person.  Host Drum: Iron Creek.  Info: (406) 243-2669


UND Indian Association Time-Out Wacipi.  April 22-24 at University of North Dakota Hyslop Sports Center in Grand Forks, ND.  Emcees: Jerry Dearly, Vince Behl.  Host Drum: The Boyz.  Info: Indian Studies Dept. (701) 777-4650, feather.tapio@und.edu


45th Annual Naimuma Traditional Pow Wow.  April 23 at PSU Stott Center in Portland, Ore.  Info: (503) 725-5671, uishe@pdx.edu


Big Spring 12th Annual Contest Pow Wow.  April 23-24 at Dorothy Garrett Coliseum in Big Spring, Texas.  Info: (432) 935-0125


15th Annual Brown University Spring Thaw Pow Wow.  April 23 in Providence, RI.  Info: Niyo Moraza-Keeswood niyolpaqui_moraza-keeswood@brown.edu


Madison College Annual Spring Pow Wow.  April 23 at Madison College Truax Campus Redsten Gymnasium in Madison, Wisc.  Info: nsoulier@madisoncollege.edu


Mobridge-Pollock School Spring Wacipi.  April 23 at Mobridge-Pollock School Gymnasium in Mobridge, SD.  MC: Virgil Taken Alive. Info: Monica Weninger (605) 845-9211, weninger311@gmail.com


Minnesota’s 2nd Annual Bemijigamaag Sanford Center Pow Wow.  April 23 at Sanford Center in Bemidji, Minn.  Emcees: Darrell Kingbird, Dave Northbird.  Host Drum: Young Kingbird.  Info: Darryl Northbird (218) 335-4457


Comanche Nation Youth Program Pow Wow.  April 23 at Comanche Nation Complex in Lawton, Okla.  Head Southern Singer: Alex Akoneto.  Info: Tiffany Allen (580) 583-7327


Pow Wow for Unity 2016.  April 23 at Red Buffalo Hall in Carnegie, Okla.  Emcees: Cy Ahtone, Bobby Thompson.  Head Southern Singer: Ernest Iron Toppah.  Info: Kiowa Tribe Museum (580) 654-2300 ext. 370 or 366


Graduation War Dance for Sherman Addi.  April 24 at Comanche Community Center in Apache, Okla.  Head O Ho Mah Singers: Jeffrey Toehay, Terry Ware.  Head Gourd Singer: Bruce Caesar.  Info: Daniel Addi (580) 574-0434