Upcoming Pow Wows for May 6-8

by Apr 26, 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.


Dance of the Spring Moon Lumbee Pow Wow.  May 6-8 at Lumbee Tribe Cultural Center in Maxton, NC.  Emcees: Sandon Jacobs, J.D. Moore.  Host Northern: War Paint.  Host Southern: Southern Sun.  Info: (910) 521-7861


27th Annual Spring Honor Dance and Pow Wow Celebration.  May 6-7 at MSU Dome in Minot, ND.  Info: Annette Mennem (701) 858-3365, annette.mennem@minotstate.edu


45th Annual Stanford Pow Wow.  May 6-8 at Stanford University Eucalyptus Grove in Stanford, Calif.  Northern MC: Dennis Bowen.  Southern MC: Thomas Phillips.  Host Northern: Northern Cree.  Host Southern: Southern Gunz.  Info: (650) 723-4078, powwow-cochairs@lists.stanford.edu


Haskell Indian Nations University Commencement Pow Wow.  May 6-7 in Lawrence, Kan.  MC: Ruben Little Head.  Host Northern: Hoka Hey.  Host Southern: Cozad.  Info: Ron Brave (785) 218-2372


Mittie Wood Memorial Mother’s Day Native American Pow Wow.  May 6-8 at Withlacoochee River Park in Dade City, Fla.  MC: Ty Bell.  Host Drum: Red Bird.  Info: Withlacoochee River Park (352) 567-0264 or Sharon Thomas (352) 521-3012, windspirit1985@yahoo.com


Algonquin River Pow Wow of Champions.  May 6-8 in Davenport, Iowa.  MC: Danny Seaboy.  Host Drums: Young Kingbird, Southern Boyz.  Info: Anna McMeekan (309) 644-1666, annamcmeekan@hotmail.com


10th Annual AIHREA O.N.E. Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at Johnson County Community College Gymnasium in Overland, Kan.  Emcees: Lawrence Baker, Isaiah Stewart.  Host Drums: Young Bear, Wild Band of Comanches.  Info: Jason Hale (913) 945-7822 or Charley Lewis (913) 945-7821, clewis4@kumc.edu


Restoring Harmony Pow Wow.  May 7 at Westside YMCA in Tulsa, Okla.  MC: Mark Wilson.  Host Northern: Redland.  Center Drum: NNYC lead by R.T. Anquoe.  Info: Kelly Mounce (918) 382-2205, kmounce@ihcrc.org


23rd Annual Mariposa County Indian Council Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at Mariposa County Fairgrounds in Mariposa, Calif.  MC: Monty Williams.  Host Drum: Blood River. Info: (209) 742-2244, mariposapowwow@yahoo.com


8th Annual Honoring Our Mothers Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at Shooting Star Event Center in Mahnomen, Minn.  MC: Murphy Thomas.  Host Drums: Midnite Express, Whitefish Bay, Smokey Hill.  Info: Lew Murray (218) 261-1599


Circle Legacy Center Pow Wow on Manatawny Creek.  May 7-8 at Pottstown Memorial Park in Pottstown, Penn.  MC: Barry Lee. Host Drum: Medicine Horse.  Guest Drum: Black Horse Butte. Info: Ronnie Williams naheritagecircle@comcast.net


San Diego American Indian Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at Balboa Park in San Diego, Calif.  MC: Randy Edmonds.  Host Northern: Midnite Express.  Host Southern: Sooner Nation.  Info: Paula Brim (858) 442-5033, paula.brim@att.net or Chamese Dempsey (619) 234-1521, chamese.dempsey@sdaihc.com


11th Annual Turtle Island Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at USA Ball Stadium in Millington, Tenn.  MC: Ken Dixon.  Host Drum: BST.  Info: Hal Colston (901) 876-4015, tlkstone@charter.net


31st Annual UCLA Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at North Athletic Field in Los Angeles, Calif.  Info: (310) 206-8043, powwow@ucla.edu


Noxen’s 11th Annual Mother’s Day Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at Noxen Fire Co. Grounds in Noxen, Penn.  Invited Drums: Otter Creek, Eagle Thunder, Mother Earth, One Heart, Pretty Elk.  Info: noxenpowwow@yahoo.com


27th Annual Cherokee County Indian Festival and Mother’s Day Pow Wow.  May 7-8 at Boling Park in Canton, Ga.  Info: (770) 735-6275, rollingthunder@ymail.com


Honor Our Elders Pow Wow.  May 7 at Grand Portage Community Center in Grand Portage, Minn.  MC: Jim Mishquart.  Host Drum: Stone Bridge.  Info: Dana Logan (218) 475-2800, danal@grandportage.com


Comanche Little Ponies 48th Annual Pow Wow. May 7 at Comanche County Fairgrounds in Lawton, Okla.  MC: Wallace Coffey.  Head Southern Singer: Robert Tehauno.  Info: Lowell Nibbs (580) 583-5279, lowellnibbs@yahoo.com


Miss and Jr. Miss Indian Oklahoma Honor Pow Wow.  May 7 at Choctaw  Resort & Casino in Durant, Okla.  MC: Edmond Nevaquayah.  Head Southern Singer: Jimmy Anquoe Jr.  Info: OFIW.Org@gmail.com


72nd Annual Mother’s Day Pow Wow.  May 8 at Comanche Community Building in Apache, Okla.  MC: Cy Ahtone.  Head Southern Singer: Daniel Cozad.  Info: Laverna Capes lavernacapes@hotmail.com