Sept. 4-6

Red Lake Traditional PowWow
Ponemah, MN. Red Lake Nation Labor Day Traditional Pow-wow Ponemah, MN.

Sept. 9-12

41st Annual United Tribes International Powwow
Bismarck, N.D. United Tribes Technical College, is a nonprofit organization privately owned by the recognized Indian Nations of North Dakota. One of the premier cultural events of North Dakota, receiving numerous awards over the years. Representing over 70 tribes, featuring over 1500 dancers and drummers, and drawing over 20,000 spectators the Powwow has become a must-see event! Held at United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck, N.D. FMI: 701-255-3285 ext.293 or www.unitedtribespowwow.com.

Sept. 10

CEL Educational Powwow
Drum split, money for children 17 and under in Regalia. Contest 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. 18+ for Womens, Traditional, Jingle, Fancy Shawl, Mens Traditional, Grass, and Chicken. The Educational Powwow, hosted by Como Early Learning center will take place on September 10. Registration at 4:00 pm, Grand Entry at 5 pm, at the field near the corner of East Hennepin Ave and 29th Ave SE Minneapolis, MN.

Sept. 10-12

Indian Summer
IThis year, Indian Summer Festival will honor Veterans, enlisted military personnel and first responders. Activities include a Veteran's Parade, the Wall of Honor exhibit, a Traditional Powwow and fireworks display Friday and Saturday nights, with a special program on the night of 9/11. VETERAN'S PARADE: Saturday, 3:00 pm on the Festival grounds — complete with military vehicles, veterans, troops and bands, as well as color guards, VFW Posts and representation from Indian Nations from all around the country PLUS A MILITARY FLYOVER! All Veterans, enlisted military personnel and first responders welcome in the Parade. All Veterans, active military personnel and first responders will be admitted FREE to Indian Summer Festival all weekend with ID. Indian Summer includes: powwow, cultural exhibits, live music, arts exhibits, and demos and workshops. Indian Summer Festival Hours. SEPT.10: Area Schools – Education Day – 9:00am to 2:30 pm. General Public: 4:00 pm – Midnight. SEPT. 11: Noon – Midnight. SEPT. 12: Prayer Ceremony – 10:00 am, Mid Gate Open from 9:30 am to 10:00 am. Free Entry with School Supplies General Public – 11:00 am – 8:00 pm. Milwaukee, WI. Milwaukee's lakefront Henry Maier Festival Park. Milwaukee, WI. FMI: 414-604-1000. www.indiansummer.org.

Sept. 10-12

Naytahwaush Harvest
Festival and Powwow
The Naytahwaush Harvest Festival and Traditional Pow wow will be held 2010 at the Naytahwaush powwow grounds located on the White Earth Reservation. If you are a vendor and are interested in setting up a space, please contact Diane Roy at 218-935-5683. If you have would like more information please call MoJo LittleWolf at 218-936-5789 or 218-401-0885.

Sept. 10-12

Mendota’ Mdewakantan
Annual Powwow
Mendota, MN. Traditional powwow. FMI: http://mendotadakota.com/ mn/2010/04/02/mendotas-11th-pow-wow-sept-10-12-2010.

Sept. 11-12

Andersontown Powwow
and Indian Market
Anderson, IN. Embrace the spirit of a Native American Powwow. Shop for authentic handmade Native American art, painting, jewelry, sculpture and cultural items in the Indian Market. Meet the artists to learn about contemporary Indian arts and culture. Also enjoy exhibition and intertribal dancing, performances, cultural demonstrations, storytelling, food and family fun held on the banks of the White River at Athletic Park in Anderson, Indiana near the original Delaware settlement of Chief Anderson. Sat 11am. – 10pm, Sun 11am. – 4pm, Adults:$5.00, 8 & under Free. Free Parking! Watch for Powwow signs HFMI: 800-533-6569 or 765-643-5633 or debbie.webb@att.net.

Sept. 17-19

Mahkato Traditional Wacipi
Mankato, MN. 38th Annual Mahkato Traditional Wacipi 'Honoring the 38 Dakota' Dakota Wokiksuye Makoce (Land of Memories Park) Mankato, MN. All Nations Welcome! "Annual Mahkato Moccasin Tournament" FMI: 651-592-0987 or www.mahkatowacipi.org.

Sept. 17-19

Wee Gitchie Ne Me I Dim Contest Powwow
Cass Lake, MN. Next to Casino Palace. FMI: 218-335-3784 or 218-335-7000 or lance.kingbird@llojibwe.com or jerry.morgan@leechlakegaming.com.

Sept. 17-19

13th Annual Battle Point Traditional Powwow
Battle Point, MN. Pow wow grounds. FMI: 218-654-5667 or 218-654-5414 or 218-308-3680 ordiane.smith@llojibwe.com or imgale@means.net or lavonne.thompson@leechlakegaming.com.


October 8-10

Black Hills Powwow
Rapid City, S.D. Annual Black Hills Powwow and Art Market The He Sapa Wacipi Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City Sponsored by the Black Hills Powwow Association P.O. Box 8131, Rapid City, South Dakota, 57709. FMI: 605-341-0925 or info@blackhillspowwow.com

October 8-10

Nett Lake School Traditional Powwow
Nett Lake, MN. Nett Lake School. FMI: 218-780-3903 or dchosa@boisforte-nsn.gov.


November 25-27

Thanksgiving Traditional Powwow
Minneapolis, MN. 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Traditional Powwow. American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN. FMI: 612-824-3118, or 612-799-2698 or zoogipoequay@msn.com