Head Man: Johnny Nieto, Tule River Yokut Nation
MC: Michael A. Reifel
Arena Director: Victor Chavez
Hale and Company
Friday, July 20: 6PM - 10PM
Open Flute Circle and Potluck
All Flute Players Welcome
Saturday July 21: 11AM - 10PM
Gourd Dancing and Intertribal Powwow Everyone Welcome
2PM: Prayer for the Children by Margaret Morin, Chumash Nation
All Children Welcome
Sunday July 22: 11AM - 6PM
Gourd Dancing and Intertribal Powwow-Everyone Welcome
11AM: Veterans Honoring
All Veterans Welcome
Head Man: Tony Lopaz
Head Man: Mike Cranford
Head Lady: Jeanie Cranford
MC: Ric Bird
Thunder Wolf Spirit
This is our 8th annual Intertribal Pow Wow it is also a statewide event and will be held at Tanglewood Park. vendors spaces are limited and are on a first come basis. We are anticipating an excess of 3500 people. For more info please visit our website or call 1-336-618-0561. Electric and Camping available on limited basis. Special Apparences by Arvil Bird and John Sarantos, the River Drum in concert and a few more surprizes.
Head Man: Chief Gray Elk, Northern Cherokee Nation
Head Lady: Sandy Hurdis, Cherokee
MC: Don Greenfeather
Arena Director: Johnny Flores, Cheriokawa Apache
Head Gourd Man: Bill Tidwell
Eagles Dream, Northern Drum
ALL DRUMS WELCOME!!!!!
Head Man: Tony Shawnee
One woman's dance -- winner take all
One man's dance -- winner take all
Head Man: Calvin Smith, Jr., Kayenta, AZ, Navajo
Head Lady: Cheryl Gray, Kayenta, AZ, Navajo
MC: Ricky Gray, Navajo, Kayenta,AZ
Northern Hose-Dine Nation, Kayenta, AZ, Virgil Yellowman
Southern Host-Southern Soul, Kayenta, AZ, Rance Redhouse, Navajo
Arena Director: Ambrose Redhouse, Navajo, Kayenta, AZ
1st, 2nd and 3rd Place - Cash Prize
All categories: Golden Age Men & Women, Men & Women, Teens Boys & Girls, Jr. Boys & Girls, Tiny Tots
1sr, 2nd & 3rd Places - Cash Prizes
Special Contest: Men's Fancy, $1000 Winner Take All
This will be an outdoor event. Bring your own chairs and canopies. There will be concession, arts & crafts and vending are welcome.
Head Man: Picked Daily
Head Lady: Picked Daily
MC: Rob Daugherty
Host Drums: Mandaree, Sizzortail, Others
Arena Director: Phillip "Yogie" Bread
This year we have Vince Beyl as our primary MC, with Allard Teeple as our secondary MC. The Head Dance Judge will be Edmond Nevaqaya, and Head Drum Judge will be Harvey Dreaver. Our Arena Director will be Dave Shananaquet, and our Head Veteran will be George Martin.
There will be four adult men dance categories, four adult women dance categories, six teen dance categories, six junior dance categories, big drum and one-man hand drum competition, and dance specials.
Head Man: Steven GreyWolf Thomas
Head Lady: T.B.A
MC: Allen StrongBear Day
Arena Director: Crow Hawk
The CAMPGROUND does have bathroom/shower facilities available for use during the Powwow. There is also a General Store, swimming pool and playground.
MC: Bill Crouse, NY
Host Drums: Chippewa Travellers
Arena Director: Nim Plain, Aamjiwnaang First Nation
Rough camping and showers available.
Head Man: Jefferson Ballew
Head Lady: Elizabeth Ballew
MC: Tim Loonsfoot
Host Drums: Buzzing Eagle
Other Drums: Brown Hawk
Flag Bearers: All Nations Veterans Council
Head Veteran: Wayne Hardwick
Fire Keeper: Sam Doyle
Hotel: Quality Inn of Monroe
Host Drums: Southern Drums
Arena Director: Fabian Galvan
RV spaces available, first come, first serve and motels are located near by. Paved highway access.
Raising Money for the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of Mt Pleasant, MI for
"NO More Silence Against Domestic Violence"
Head Man: Lou Griffin
Head Lady: Regia LeRoy
MC: Tom Phillips
GRAND ENTRY 12:00pm
COLOR GUARD NATIONAL AMERICAN INDIAN VETERANS WARRIOR
ALL DRUM & DANCERS WELCOME
NATIVE AMERICAN FOOD JEWELRY ARTS AND CRAFTS , RAFFLES
NO DRUG OR ALCOHOL ALLOWED
FREE PUBLIC EVENT
PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CHAIRS
PARKING IS $5.00 TO ENTER THE PARK
Head Man: Mike Scheiblhofer
Head Lady: Dona McKinney
Benefit Gourd Dance, Drums and Hand Drumming Contests
Honoring All Veterans, Active Duty Service Members and their families
Drum Contest: $500.00 Winner takes all
Hand drumming: $210.00 Winner takes all
Groups of 3 only
MC: Dennis Bowen
Arena Director: Matt Little
Head Man: Joe Cranford
Head Lady: Beth Van Tol
Head Man: Beaver Hamilton
Head Lady: Johna Blalock
MC: Brad Kills Crow
Host Drums: Damain Blackfox
Arena Director: William Tarrent / Youth A.D Jackson Ross
Other Drums: Medicine Tail and Porch Creek Youth Drum Group
Head Man: Ritchie White
Head Lady: Rozie White
MC: John Boles
Host Drums: Mother Earth Drum
Arena Director: Neil Huntley
Head Man: Jessie Running Wolf / Derrick Brave Eagle
Head Lady: Mayola Maize
MC: Chief Loveheart
Host Drums: E.T.O.C.D's Spirit Voices
Other Drums: Bear Creek Drummers
Arena Director: Thundering Buffalo
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! EVERYONE IS WELCOME!
FREE PARKING! GREAT FOR KIDS AND YOUTH GROUPS!
SATURDAY GATES OPEN @ 9AM GRAND ENTRY @ 10AM
SUNDAY GATES OPEN @ NOON GRAN ENTRY @1PM
This is a teaching powwow. We will have demonstrations and lots of things that everyone can do and see. We will have dancers in regalia and great vendors that you can visit while you're with us. There will be an arena that you can try your hand at throwing a tomahawk, or spear. You can also try shooting a blowgun and for the kids we have corn cob darts, and the rabbit stick game.
Everyone bring a lawn chair and come join the fun.
Head Man: Tim Samaniego
Head Lady: Robin McBride Scott
MC: Tim Loonsfoot, Sr.
Host Drums: BLUE HERON SINGERS
Other Drums: Stubby Grass Singers and Medicine Woman Singers
Arena Director: Odel Chalifoux
Live performance by Michael Jacobs, Cherokee musician Saturday 12 noon and 5 PM, Sunday 11 AM.
On-site camping $15/night
All Drums Welcome
Please come in a Good Way. Leave all DRAMA at home. Let's Dance. NO firearms, spirit waters or drugs please.