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Crow Fair and All Indian Rodeo

Crow Fair Bronc riding

The Crow Fair and All Indian Rodeo is held the 3rd weekend in August at Crow Agency, MT. …Crow Fair and All Indian Rodeo »»

Crow Fair Tipi encampment area has been used for generations.

Crow Fair Tipis
Crow Fair starts in earnest today as the first of two parades winds through town and into the encampment of more than 1,000 tepees. …Crow Fair Tipi encampment area has been used for generations. »»

National Pow Wow in Washington, DC

National Pow Wow GrassDancers

Men, women and children from more than 250 American Indian tribes gathered in a large arena to celebrate their culture and honor their military veterans at the 3rd Annual National Powwow (August 10-12) in Washington, D.C. The National Powwow is a biennial event where more than 500 native american dancers come to share their culture. …National Pow Wow in Washington, DC »»

Pow Wows held 2nd weekend in August

While the actual dates change from year to year, most pow wows are held on the same weekend in the same month each year. This is a list of pow wows usually held the second weekend in August. However, before traveling long distances, always check first to make sure these dates are accurate for the year you plan to attend, because some changes, while rare, do occur. Also, occasionally a pow wow is discontinued in subsequent years for various reasons. …Pow Wows held 2nd weekend in August »»

R. Carlos Nakai

Carlos Nakai

R. Carlos Nakai is best known for his native American flute songs. However, to become the world’s premier Native American flutist, R. Carlos Nakai had to rely more on research and innovation and less on his Navajo-Ute heritage. …R. Carlos Nakai »»

Seminole Tribal Fair and Pow Wow

Seminole Pow Wow Dancer

The Seminole Tribal Fair and Pow Wow is commemorating its 44th annual celebration (2015) of Native arts and culture in the new home of the Okalee Indian Village in Hollywood, Florida. …Seminole Tribal Fair and Pow Wow »»

Verdell Primeaux & Johnny Mike (Primeaux & Mike)

Verdell Primeaux & Johnny Mike

Primeaux & Mike are best known for their Native American Church and Peyote songs. In 2002 Bless the People won the Grammy for Best Native American Album and the Nammy for Best Traditional Recording. …Verdell Primeaux & Johnny Mike (Primeaux & Mike) »»

Zuni Ancient Way Fall Arts Market & Traditional Harvest Dance

The Zuni Harvest Dance and Ancient Way Fall Arts Market boasts over 15 years of celebrating the fall harvest and promoting world-famous Zuni arts. It continues to attract visitors from around the country and sometimes around the World! …Zuni Ancient Way Fall Arts Market & Traditional Harvest Dance »»

NARA’s 29th Annual New Year’s Eve Sobriety Powwow

An annual New Year’s Eve Sobriety pow wow is sponsored each year in Portland, Oregon to ring  in the new year. …NARA’s 29th Annual New Year’s Eve Sobriety Powwow »»

Cherokee Pow Wows

A list of pow wow’s sponsored by Cherokee Tribes. …Cherokee Pow Wows »»

Zuni Dances and Festivals

A list of Zuni sponsored dances and festivals that are open to the public. …Zuni Dances and Festivals »»

Alabama Pow Wows

Schedule of pow wows in the state of Alabama. Learn powwow etiquette, dances, terminology used at native American celebrations, and more.

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