Upcoming Pow Wows for Aug. 23-25

by Aug 12, 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.


3rd Annual King City Pow Wow. Aug. 23-25 in King, N.C. MC: Joey Crutchfield. Host Drum: Smokey River. Co-Host Drum: Kau-Ta-Noh Jrs. Info: Lance Red Hawk (336) 988-6075 or Patrick Suarez (366) 416-4913, crazy_elk06@yahoo.com


33rd Annual Three Fires Homecoming Pow Wow and Traditional Gathering. Aug. 24-25 at New Credit Indian Reserve in Hagersville, Ontario, Canada. Info: New Credit Cultural Committee (905) 768-3067, info@newcreditcc.ca


Dancing Under the Northern Lights Pow Wow. Aug. 23-25 at Community Arbour and Pow Wow Site on the Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation Reserve in Nelson House, Manitoba, Canada. Emcees: Ricky White, David Blacksmith. Invited Drums: Whitefish Bay, Cross Rock. Info: powwowncn@gmail.com


Esa Rosa Descendants Pow Wow. Aug. 23-24 at Comanche Nation Dance Grounds at the Comanche Nation Complex in Lawton, Okla. Emcees: Cy Ahtone, John David Wahnee. Head Singer Gourd Dance: June Sovo. Head Singer War Dance: Darrell Cable Sr. Info: Michelle Whitewolf (580) 919-0230, Frank Whitewolf (580) 647-1540, or Amanda Whitewolf (580) 713-1344


Muckleshoot Skopabsh Pow Wow. Aug. 23-25 at Muckleshoot Pow Wow Grounds in Auburn, Wash. Emcees: Ruben Little Head, Lawrence Baker. Info: Bear James (253) 350-4411, bear.james@muckleshoot.nsn.us


Neesh-La Contest Pow Wow. Aug. 23-25 in Wisconsin Dells, Wisc. Emcees: Vince Beyl, Gerald Cleveland Sr. Host Drums: Battle Hill, Ho-Chunk Station. Info: Rick Cleveland (608) 381-0043, clevelandgarrick@yahoo.com


Ochapowace Cree Nation Annual Pow Wow. Aug. 23-25 in Whitewood, Saskatchewan, Canada. Info: (306) 696-2425 or (888) 706-2427


Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe Celebration of Generations Contest Pow Wow. Aug. 23-25 in Darrington, Wash. MC: Gilbert Brown. Host Drum: 4 Bandz. Info: China (360) 436-1438 or Merissa (360) 436-2250


Ute Mountain Casino Pow Wow & Hand Game. Aug. 23-25 at Ute Mountain Casino, Hotel, and Resort in Towaoc, Colo. MC: Erny Zah. Host Northern Drum: Indian Hill. Host Southern Drum: Whitetail Boys. Info: (970) 564-6171


26th Annual Potawatomi Trails Pow Wow. Aug. 24-25 at Shiloh Park in Zion, Ill. Info: Bill Brown (847) 746-5797 or wlb99@att.net or Lars Adams at larscadams@gmail.com


Pine Lake Celebration of Culture Pow Wow. Aug. 24 at Salvation Army Pine Lake Camp in Red Deer County, Alberta, Canada. Emcees: Vincent Yellow Old Woman, Bryan Brightcloud. Host Drum: Sorrel Rider. Info: Shari Russell (289) 684-4662, Shari_Russell@can.salvationarmy.org