Upcoming Pow Wows for Aug. 17-19

by Aug 6, 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.


Silver State Gourd Society 4th Annual Gourd Dance Celebration.  Aug. 18 at Reno-Sparks Indian Colony in Reno, Nev.  MC: Tom Phillips Sr.  Head Singer: Howard Cozad.  Info: Sandra William (775) 721-6016, davidsamily911@gmail.com


24th Annual Aroostook Band of Micmacs Mawiomi of Tribes.  Aug. 17-19 in Caribou, Maine.  MC: Norman Bernard.  Host Drum: Spirit Bear.  Info: John Dennis (207) 764-1972, jdennis@micmac-nsn.gov


3rd Annual Pow Wow Between the Lakes.  Aug. 17-19 Outma Squilx’W Cultural School in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada.  MC: Francis James.  Host Drum: Traveling Spirit.  Info: (250) 490-9818


Crow Creek Dakota Nation Wacipi.  Aug. 17-19 in Ft. Thompson, SD.  Emcees: Jerry Dearly Sr., Jesse St. John Sr.  Info: (605) 245-2221


Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Wacipi.  Aug. 17-19 at SMSC Wacipi Grounds in Shakopee, Minn.  Emcees: Juaquin Hamilton, Ruben Little Head.  Info: (952) 445-8900, www.smscwacipi.org


30th Annual Nansemond Indian Pow Wow.  Aug. 18-19 at Mattanock Town in Suffolk, Va.  Info: Earl Bass (757) 277-4183


SSgt. David Freeman Jr. (USMC) Memorial Dance.  Aug. 18 at Cheyenne & Arapaho Community Gym in Concho, Okla.  MC: Eugene Blackbear Jr.  Head Singer: Creg Hart.  Info: Sarah Fanman (480) 431-5472


18th Annual Nimham Pow Wow.  Aug. 18-19 at Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park in Carmel, New York.  Host Drum: Nimham Mountain.  Info: (845) 225-8154, www.nimham.com