Upcoming Pow Wows for Aug. 8-11

by Jul 30, 2019Happenings


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.


105th Annual Meskwaki Pow Wow. Aug. 8-11 at Meskwaki Settlement in Tama, Iowa. Info: David Wanatee (641) 484-4678, meskwakipowwow@gmail.com


56th Annual Shoshone-Bannock Festival. Aug. 8-11 in Fort Hall, Idaho. MC: Reuben Little Head. Host Drum: Bear Creek. Info: Wendy Farmer (208) 478-3789, wfarmer@sbtribes.com


Heart Butte Indian Days. Aug. 8-11 at Heart Butte Indian Days Campground in Heart Butte, Mont. Info: Blackfeet Tourism, Parks and Recreation (406) 338-7406, svielle@blackfeetnation.com


29th Annual Celebration of the Genaabaajing Jiintamok Traditional Pow Wow. Aug. 9-11 at Serpent River First Nation in Cutler, Ontario, Canada. Info: culture.srfn@eastllink.ca


43rd Annual IICOT Pow Wow of Champions. Aug. 9-11 at The Mabee Center in Tulsa, Okla. Emcees: Archie Mason, Fi Davis. Head Singer: Jason Lightfoot. Info: (918) 378-4494


Omak Stampede Indian Encampment and Pow Wow. Aug. 9-11 at Eastside Park in Omak, Wash. MC: Sonny Quinto. Host Drum: Firestone. Info: Deidre Ellsworth (509) 634-1181, deidre.ellsworth.hsy@colvilletribes.com


Samson Cree Nation Pow Wow Celebration. Aug. 9-11 at Maskwacis Bear Hills Park in Maskwacis, Alberta, Canada. Emcees: Hal Eagletail, Elmer Rattlesnake, Dennis “Blue” Lightning. Host Drum: Battle Hill. Info: Angela Boysis-Bull (780) 585-3793, ang.bbull@yahoo.ca or Ordel Saddleback (800) 661-2579


19th Annual Robert Canada Friendship Pow Wow. Aug. 10-11 at Furgeson Elementary School in Hawaiian Gardens, Calif. Info: City of Hawaiian Gardens (562) 420-2641, cmontion@hgcity.org


Paumanue Native American Festival. Aug. 10-11 at Babylon Town Hall in Lindehurst, N.Y. Info: (516) 495-6076, yellowmoon1@aol.com


Spirit of Nations Pow Wow. Aug. 10 at Patriot Academy in Jefferson City, Tenn. Info: Mark Finchum (865) 607-9427, indiancreekproductions@gmail.com