Upcoming Pow Wows for Aug. 8-12

by Aug 3, 2018Happenings


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.


Spirit of Nations Pow Wow.  Aug. 11 at Patriot Academy in Jefferson City, Tenn.  Info: www.indiancreekproductions.com, indiancreekproductions@gmail.com


Cardson Kanai Pow Wow.  Aug. 8 at Lions Park in Cardston, Alberta, Canada.  Emcees: Tony Delaney, Brent Bevans.  Info: Terah Thesen (403) 653-3366, terah@cardston.ca


104th Annual Meskwaki Pow Wow.  Aug. 9-12 in Tama, Iowa.  Info: Christina Blackcloud (641) 484-4678, meskwakipowwow@gmail.com, www.meskwakipowwow.com


19th Annual Heart Lake First Nation Pow Wow.  Aug. 10-12 at Heart Lake First Nation in Lac La Biche, Alberta, Canada.  MC: Dion Tootoosis.  Host Drum: Poundmaker.  Info: Heart Lake First Nation Band Office (780) 623-2130


28th Annual Celebration of the Serpent River First Nation Genaabaajiing Traditional Pow Wow.  Aug. 10-12 at Serpent River First Nation Pow Wow Grounds in Cutler, Ontario, Canada.  Emcees: Bob Goulais, Quinn Meawasige.  Host Drum: The Boyz.  Co-Host Drum: Little Creek.  Info: Jason Coppaway (705) 844-2009, jasoncoppaway@gmail.com


41st Annual IICOT Pow Wow of Champions.  Aug. 10-12 at The Mabee Center in Tulsa, Okla.  MC: Choogie Kingfisher.  Head Southern Singer: Hyde Toppah.  Info: (918) 378-4494


5th Annual Norway House Cree Nation Competition Pow Wow.  Aug. 10-12 at Norway House Cree Nation in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.  Info: Gem Robinson (204) 301-1816, Jenny Paupanekis (204) 359-5192, or Robert Queskekapow (204) 301-0173


Mihsihkinaahkwa Pow Wow.  Aug. 10-12 at Morsches Park in Columbia City, Ind.  Info: Pat Smith (260) 244-7702, comanche72@centurylink.net


Millbrook First Nation Competition Pow Wow.  Aug. 10-12 at Millbrook Pow Wow Grounds in Millbrook, Nova Scotia, Canada.  Info: Michael Stephens (902) 305-5569, millbrookpowwow@gmail.com


Ponca Tribe of Nebraska 25th Anniversary Pow Wow.  Aug. 10-12 at Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Pow Wow Grounds in Niobrara, Neb.  MC: Shannon LeRoy.  Host Drum: Cedar Creek.  Info: (402) 857-3519, swright@poncatribe-ne.org


Skwlax Pow Wow.  Aug. 10-12 in Chase, British Columbia, Canada.  MC: Earl Wood.  Host Drum: Ironswing.  Info: (250) 463-1312


18th Annual Robert Canada Friendship Pow Wow.  Aug. 11-12 at Furgeson Elementary School in Hawaiian Gardens, Calif.  Info: Juan Serrano (562) 420-2641, jserrano@hgcity.org


31st Annual Tyendinaga Pow Wow.  Aug. 11-12 at Tsi tkerhitoten Park in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada.  MC: Lance Delisle.  Host Drum: Bear Nation.  Guest Drum: White Bear.  Info: (613) 396-5365, jokeaway@kos.net


60th Annual O-Sa-Wan Pow Wow.  Aug. 11-12 at Plowman’s Park in Big Rock, Ill.  Info: Jeff Fechner, plantman502@aol.com


10th Annual Colorado Springs Intertribal Pow Wow.  Aug. 11 at Norris-Penrose Event Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.  Info: Rhetta Walter (719) 559-0525 or (703) 798-4320, Rhetta_walter@hotmail.com