OCTOBER-NOVEMBER powwow calendar



Oct 7-9

Blue Nose Powwow

Fees: Admission is free. Camping: Camp sites and electric hookups are limited, please contact the managers at 28163 Willow Ave Farmington, IA, (319) 878-3706 or email themanagers@indianlakepark.com for camping info. There are NO hotels in Farmington, the closest is in Donnellson, Ft. Madison, and Keokuk IA. Indian Lake Park, 28163 Willow Ave, Farnington, IA. Contact: Julie Spotted Eagle Horse Martineau 319-208-4707 or email:?indianlakepowwow@aol.com.

October 8-9

Public Powwow on Hocking Hills

US 33 at State Route #374, Rockbridge, OH. FMI: Greg Cook at 740-385-4660 or gcook6@gmail.com or http://oak.cats.ohiou.edu.

Oct. 8- 9

Gathering Of All Nations and Honoring Our Vets Powwow

Gathering Of All Nations and Honoring Our Veterans Powwow. Native American Craft Vendors, Dancers, Native American Tomahawk throwing, Food, Native Drums, Story Teller, Fire Keeper, Flint Napper. Benefit Auction after Flag retreat Saturday night. 15 and under free. $3.00  admission fee for ages 16 and up. $2.00 admission fee for ages 60 and up. Public welcome. School Day Oct. 7th (teachers may call 765-584- 2645 for more info). Winchester. Goodrich Park, Union Street, Winchester, IN. FMI Kathy Bond at 765-584-2645 or email: winparksupt@gmail.com.

Oct. 21-22

Meeting of the Hearts Pow Wow

Odanah 6495 State Road 50, Lake Geneva, WI. FMI: Thunder Ruthven at 708-715-5042 or email:?thndrrthvn@yahoo.com.  

Oct. 22

Spirit of the Harvest Powwow

Michigan Tech Campus Student Development Center – Multi-purpose room, Houghton, Mich. FMI: Lori Sherman at 906-370-0692 or email:?loriann@mtu.edu, or see:?http://www.diversitycenter.mtu.edu/programs-native.php

Oct. 21-23

2011 Hunting Moon Powwow

Over $75,000 in prize money! Host Drum: Meskwaki Nation. Head Man Dancer: Dennis Shepard (Forest County Potawatomi). Head Woman Dancer: Krysallin Ahtone (Forest County Potawatomi). Head Boy Dancer: Chask? Frank (Forest County Potawatomi). Head Girl Dancer: Shyanna Rae Leonard (Forest County Potawatomi). Head Veteran Dancer: Billy Daniels, Jr. (Forest County Potawatomi). Masters of Ceremonies: Joey Besaw (Menominee). Artley Skenandore (Oneida).  Arena Director: Ron Goodeagle (Sac and Fox). Head Dance Judge: Joe Young (Prairie Band Potawatomi). Head Drum Judge: Ed Miller (Menominee). Held on the third floor of the Potawatomi Bingo Casino in the Expo Center, 1721 West Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI. FMI: Powwow Committee at 414-847-7320 or see:?http://www.huntingmoonpowwow.com.



Indian Education powwow

The St. Paul Public Schools Indian Education Traditional powwow is a bi-Monthly winter powwow. Everyone is welcome. Powwow is from 6-8 pm. This is an opportunity for families to sing, dance, socialize and and enjoy our cultural traditions. No smoking on school grounds. Concession stands or booths $10; no candy sales. Children 11 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult or they will not be admitted. Security provided by First Nations Security. Cost: Free and open to the public. Held at the American Indian Magnet, 1075 E. Third St., St. Paul. Info: 651-293-5191.

Nov. 12

AISES Nation Conference Powwow

Join members of the American Indians in Science and Engineering Society (AISES) 33rd National Conference members and the regional Native community in the conference closing powwow. Held at the the Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN. FMI:?http://www.aises.org.

Nov 18-20

58th Annual Chicago Powwow

The Chicago Powwow includes Food vendors, dancing, and gift stalls. Open from 11 am to 10 pm. Grand Entry lead by Native Veterans at 1 pm and 7 pm. Sunday hours are 10 am to 5 pm. Grand Entry lead by Native Veterans at noon. Held at the Navy Pier Grand Ballroom, 600 E Grand St, Chicago, IL. FMI:?see http://chicagopowwow.eventbrite.com.