Aboriginal Community Events

Powwow face paint

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit) and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail 

Download the 2016 Guide to Powwow Country (includes the Powwow Calendar events listings):

2016 Guide to Powwow Country


 

October 8 – 9, 2016

43rd Annual Memorial Powwow
Quesnel Tillicum Society
Quesnel Youth Soccer Building Indoor Field

980 Anderson Drive
Quesnel, BC

Info: 250-992-8347
Email: dina@qnfc.bc.ca
www.redhawkcouncil.org

 

October 9 – 10, 2016

Indigenous Peoples Celebration
Re-Thinking Columbus Day
Randall’s Island
New York City, New York, USA

Phone: 718-686-9297
Email: native@redhawkcouncil.org
www.redhawkcouncil.org

 

October 15, 2016

Dreamcatcher Aboriginal Youth Conference

Dream, Learn, Achieve
Robbins Health Learning Centre
MacEwan University, City Centre Campus
Edmonton, AB
Hosted by the Faculty of Health and Community Studies

Keynote Presentation:
Massey Whiteknife aka Iceis Rain, CEO of the Iceis Group of Companies

For more info:  MacEwan.ca/Dreamcatcher


01 - January - Events - 2017

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail


January 25 – February 5th, 2017

Métis Mutt
Aki Studio, #120 585 Dundas Street East,
Toronto ON M5A 2B7

Tuesdays – Saturdays 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Sundays 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Written and Performed by Sheldon Elter

In this hilarious and revealing one-man show, Sheldon Elter recounts his coming-of-age story amid two distinct cultures. Using comedy, music, storytelling and multi-character vignettes, Elter’s Métis Mutt is an intimate, personal tale that unravels racial issues and embraces the choice of life.

Original production co-created with Kenneth Brown.

Tickets $15-$25, and pay-what-you-can for select performances.

E-mail: boxoffice@nativeearth.ca

Website: http://www.nativeearth.ca


02 - February - Events - 2017

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit)
and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail


No events scheduled at this time.


03 - March - Events - 2017

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit) and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail


NO EVENTS SCHEDULED


04 - April - Events - 2016

No events listed at this time.

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit)
and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail


April 12, 2016

Dreamcatcher Workshops
Fort Calgary, Calgary
Join Pam from the Mohawk Nation for an engaging evening workshop to create your own dreamcatcher.

www.fortcalgary.com for more details and to register.


05 - May - Events - 2016

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While
the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit)
and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail


May 4, 2016

Boys with Braids
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Michael Linklater
Church of Christ Mission Heights"
8321 Mission Heights Drive
Grande Prairie, AB

Phone: 780-882-7988
Email: register@nrlc.net

May 6 & 7, 2016

Indigenous Pathways to Learning
Kamloops, BC
Chief Atahm School and Thompson Rivers University invite you to an International Indigenous Language Conference

Thompson Rivers University
Call to register: 250-679-8837
Email: caschool@alib.ca
Web: chiefatahm.com

 

May 7, 2016

35th Annual Ben Calf Robe Traditional Powwow
Time: 1:00pm  - 10:00 pm
Commonwealth Community Rec Centre
11000 Stadium Road
Edmonton, AB

Rhonda Metallic - 780-471-2360
Email: bencalfrobepowwow@ecsd.net

 

May 21 & 22, 2016

Métis Spring Festival 2016
Servus Place
#400 Campbell Road
St. Albert, AB
Jigging & Fiddling - Talent SHow - Daily Performances
Concession and vendors on site

Email: florencemc@metischild.com


May 24 to 26, 2016

Circle for Aboriginal Relations (CFAR)
10th Annual Spring Conference
Networking Event and Golf Tournament
Marriott at River Cree Resort
Enoch, AB
Phone: 403-271-2262
Email: sandra@cfarsociety.ca
website: www.cfarsociety.ca


06 - June - Events - 2016

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit) and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail 

Download the 2016 Guide to Powwow Country (includes the Powwow Calendar events listings):

2016 Guide to Powwow Country

 


 

June 3 – 4, 2016

48th Annual Alabama–Coushatta Powwow
Indian Reservation Ballpark

US Highway 190 (16 miles east of Livingston)
Livingston, Texas, USA
Contact: Herbert Johnson Jr. / Phone: 936-442-8706

Contact: Tobine Alec / Phone: 936-563-1116 / alec.tobine@actribe.org
Vendor Contact: Teresa Battise / Phone: 936-563-1288 / battise.teresa@actribe.org

www.alabama-coushatta.com

 

June 3 - 5, 2016

Annual Tulalip Veterans Powwow

Donald Hatch Gym / Greg Williams Court

6700 Totem Beach Avenue

Tulalip, Washington, USA

Contact: Andy James / Phone: 360-722-6570

Vendors Contact: John Romero Jr. / Phone: 206-498-7640

 

June 4 – 5, 2016

Metis of Maine 13th Annual Gathering & Powwow

Yellow Feather Cultural Center

105 Gould Road

Dayton, Maine, USA

Phone: 207-793-4801

www.metisofmaine.org

 

June 4 – 5, 2016

Kitigan Zibi Traditional Powwow

Kitigan Zibi, Maniwaki, Quebec, Canada

Contact: Mariette Buckshot Cayer

Phone: 819-449-1275

 

June 4 – 5, 2016

Painted Hand Casino 16th Annual Powwow

Farrell Agencies Arena - Gallagher Centre

Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada

Contact: Painted Hand Casino

Phone: 306-786-6777

Email: paintedhand@siga.sk.ca

www.paintedhandcasino.ca

 

June 4 – 5, 2016

21st Annual Aboriginal Gathering and 13th Annual Powwow

Peace River Agricultural Grounds

Peace River, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Wendy Goulet

Phone: 780-624-6316

www.peaceriveraic.com

 

June 4 – 5, 2016

Worcester Inter-Tribal Indian Center 35th Annual Powwow
Treasure Valley Boy Scout Reservation

394 Pleasantdale Road
Rutland, Massachusetts, USA
Contact: 774-578-5385

 

June 4 – 5, 2016

Saa Gii Ba Gaa Powwow

Saa Gii Ba Gaa Powwow Grounds

5344 Lakeshore Drive
Nett Lake, Minnesota, USA
Contact: 218-757-3261 ext.202

www.boisforte.com

 

June 4 – 5, 2016

35th Annual Yuba-Sutter Powwow
Beckwourth Riverfront Park

Biz Johnson Drive
Marysville, California, USA
Phone: 530-749-6196

 

June 10 – 12, 2016

30th Annual Red Earth Native American Cultural Festival
Cox Convention Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Phone: 405-427–5228

 

June 10 – 12, 2016

Prairie Band Potawatomi Powwow

Prairie Peoples Park

150th & M Road

Mayetta, Kansas USA

Phone: 1-888-727-4946 ext. 7701

www.pbpindiantribe.com

 

June 10 – 12, 2016

Table Mountain Rancheria Powwow

Table Mountain Powwow Grounds

8184 Table Mountain Road

Friant, California, USA

Phone: 559-822-2587

 

June 11 – 12, 2016

13th Annual NCGLNAC Gathering of Great Lakes Nations

Tri-State Antique Gas Engine Association Grounds

1010 Morton Street

Portland, Indiana, USA

Contact: Kay Neumayr

Phone: 765-426-3022

 

June 11 – 12, 2016

Timiskaming First Nation Powwow

Timiskaming First Nation Arbor

Notre Dame du Nord, Quebec, Canada

Phone: 819-723-2255 

 

June 11 – 12, 2016

Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribe of New Jersey 37th Annual Powwow

Salem County Fairgrounds

State Highway, Rt. 40

Woodstown, New Jersey, USA

Phone: 856-455-6910

www.nanticoke-lenapetribalnation.org

 

June 11 – 13, 2016

11th Annual Spirit of the Peace Competition Powwow

District of Taylor Ice Centre

Taylor, British Columbia, Canada 

Contact: Alison Manitowabi / 250-785-0612

Vendors Contact: Marlene Greyeyes / Phone: 250-785-0612

 

June 16, 2016

18th Annual Anishinabek Veterans Memorial Golf Tournament

The Mark O’Meara Course at the Grandview Golf Club

245 Grandview Drive North

Huntsville, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Jason Restoule

Phone: 705-497-9127 or toll-free: 1-877-702-5200

Email: an7gc@anishinabek.ca

www.an7gc.ca

 

June 17 – 19, 2016

Muckleshoot Veteran’s Powwow

Muckleshoot Powwow Grounds

Auburn, Washington, USA

Contact: Grant Timentwa

Phone: 253-876-3327

www.muckleshoot.nsn.us

 

June 17 – 19, 2016

Noongam Traditional Powwow
June 17, open at 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.
18th and 19th  2016  Sunrise Ceremony,
Powwow open 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Queen Juliana Park, Dow's Lake, Ottawa, Ontario
(870 Carling Avenue, near intersection of Carling Ave. and Preston St.) 

web: www.noongamtraditionalpowwow.wordpress.com
email:  noongamtraditionalpowwow@gmail.com
Everyone Welcome

 

June 17 – 19, 2016

40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Powwow

Woodland Valley Gathering Grounds

Wilson, Michigan, USA

Contact: Molly Meshigaud

Phone: 906-723-2612

 

June 17 – 19, 2016

Kaw Nation Washunga Days Intertribal Powwow

Allegawaho Heritage Memorial Park

Council Grove, Kansas, USA

Phone: 620-767-5413

www.washungadays.com

 

June 17 – 19, 2016

12th Annual Honoring Our Ancestors Powwow

4026 US Hwy 322

Wayne, Ohio, USA

Contact: Annamarie Watchful Lynx

Phone: 440-536-2213

 

June 17 – 19, 2016

Rainy River First Nations Powwow

Manitou Rapids, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Nicole Cochrane

Phone: 807-482-2479

 

June 17 – 19, 2016

Stewart Father’s Day Powwow

5500 Snyder Avenue

Carson City, Nevada USA

Contact: Denise M. Becker / dmbecker@nic.nv.gov

Vendor Info: Chris Ann Gibbons / cgibbons@nic.nv.gov

Phone: 775-687-8333 

 

June 17 – 20, 2016

Summer Solstice Aboriginal Festival & Competition Powwow

Vincent Massey Park

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

www.ottawasummersolstice.ca

 

June 18, 2016

Chief William Father’s Day Powwow

Chief William Powwow Arbor

12 km south of Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada

Contact: Frances Supernault / 250-280-1450

Contact: Virginia Gilbert / 250-267-6588

Contact: JoAnne Moiese / 250-267-7147

 

June 18, 2016

21st Annual Mattaponi Powwow

Mattaponi Indian Reservation

1413 Mattaponi Reservation Circle

West Point, Virginia, USA

Contact: Mark Custalow

Phone: 804-769-8783

Email: mcustalow@gcaservices.com

 

June 18 – 19, 2016

Raritan Native American Heritage Celebration and Powwow

Middlesex County Fair Grounds
655 Cranbury Road
East Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

Contact: 718-686-9297

Email: native@redhawkcouncil.org

www.redhawkcouncil.org

 

June 18 – 19, 2016

17th Annual Fort Robinson Intertribal Gathering

Fort Robinson State Park

3200 US HWY 20

Crawford, Nebraska, USA

Phone: 308-632-1311

www.panhandlercd.com

 

June 18 – 19, 2016

Kaboni Traditional Powwow

Thunderbird Park

Wikwemikong, Ontario, Canada

Phone (toll-free): 1-844-945-8687 

Email: inquiries@wikwemikong.ca

www.wikwemikong.ca

 

June 18 – 19, 2016

Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi Annual Powwow

Pine Creek Reservation

1485 Mno-Bmadzewen Way

Fulton, Michigan, USA

Contact: Robyn Burlingham

Phone: 269-704-8373

www.nhbpi.com/pow-wow-2016

 

June 18 – 19, 2016

35th Annual Plains Indian Museum Powwow

Center of the West's Robbie Powwow Garden
720 Sheridan Avenue
Cody, Wyoming, USA

Contact: Nancy McClure                         

Phone: 307-578-4102

www.centerofthewest.org/event/plains-indian-museum-powwow

 

June 18 – 19, 2016

55th Annual Aamjiwnaang First Nation Powwow

Bear Park
1972 Virgil Avenue

Sarnia, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Tracy Williams

Phone: 519-336-8410

 

June 19, 2016

St. Albert National Aboriginal Day Festival

Lions Park

Corner of Tache Street & Sir Winston Churchill

St. Albert, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Gwen Crouse

Email: gwencrouse@hotmail.com

 

June 21, 2016

Igniting the Spirit Gala 2016

A Celebration of the Thunderbird

Time: 5:00 - 9:30 pm

Ottawa Conference and Event Centre

200 Coventry Road

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Shelagh Mills

Phone: 613-612-5482

Email: smills@wabano.com

www.wabano.com

 

June 23, 2016

7th Annual National Aboriginal History Month Celebration

Yonge & Dundas Square

Time: 12:00 – 8:00 pm

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Phone: 416-964-9087

www.ncct.on.ca

 

June 23 – 26, 2016

Fort McKay Treaty Days

Fort McKay First Nation, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Audrey Redcrow

Phone: 780-215-2384

Email: aredcrow@fortmckay.com

 

June 24 – 26, 2016

19th Annual Peoria Powwow

Peoria Powwow Grounds

60610 East 90 Road (at County Road 137 & E-90 Road)

Miami, Oklahoma, USA

Phone: 918-540-2535

www.peoriatribe.com

 

June 24 – 26, 2016

Iyinowak Annual Powwow

SLCN Cultural Powwow Grounds

Saddle Lake Cree Territory, Alberta, Canada

Vendors: Marilyn Makokis / 780-726-7609

Vendors: Fabian Large / 780-726-4020

www.saddlelake.ca

 

June 24 – 26, 2016

Lake Vermilion Traditional Powwow

Lake Vermilion Powwow Grounds

Vermilion, Minnesota, USA

Contact: Muriel Deegan / 218-750-7772

Contact: Tracey Dagen / 218-780-1478

 

June 25, 2016

APTN Aboriginal Day Live & Celebration

The Forks

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Time: 11:00 am – 11:00 pm

Powwow Grand Entry begins at 1:00 pm

LIVE concert begins at 7:00 pm

Phone: 204-947-9331 ext. 358

Email: info@aptn.ca

 

June 25 – 26, 2016

Dokis First Nation 16th Annual Traditional Powwow

Dokis First Nation, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Paige Restoule / 705-494-0912

Contact: Gwen Dokis / 705-763-2280

Email: dokispowwowcommittee@gmail.com

 

June 28 – 30, 2016

Beaver Lake Cree Nation Annual Competition Powwow

“Mamowi Wicitowin”

18 km SE of Lac La Biche

Beaver Lake Cree Nation, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Marlene Sharphead / 780-623-2553

Contact: James Gladue / 780-404-3287

 

June 29 July 4, 2016

118th Annual Arlee Celebration

Arlee, Montana, USA

Contact: Willie Stevens, Chairman

Phone: 406-270-6958

Email: willies@cskt.org

www.arleepowwow.com

 

 


07 - July - Events - 2016

 


Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit) and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 


All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail 

Download the 2016 Guide to Powwow Country (includes the Powwow Calendar events listings):

2016 Guide to Powwow Country

 


July 1 – 3, 2016

Ermineskin Cree Nation Powwow

Maskwacis Park

Maskwacis, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Iris Albert / Phone: 780-585-3065

Contact: Nina Makinaw / Phone: 780-352-1321

Contact: Gloria Nepoose / 780-585-3741

www.ermineskin.ca

 

July 1 – 3, 2016

O’Chiese First Nation Powwow Celebration

Celebrating Our Cultural Heritage

O’Chiese First Nation Reserve

Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada

Phone: 1-888-256-3884

 

July 1 – 3, 2016

19th Annual Swan Lake Competition Powwow

Swan Lake, Manitoba, Canada

Contact: Eileen Catcheway / Phone: 204-836-2424

Email: slfn_powwow@yahoo.com

 

July 1 – 3, 2016

22nd Annual Wildhorse Resort & Casino Powwow

Umatilla Reservation

46510 Wildhorse Blvd.

Pendleton, Oregon, USA

Phone: 1-800-654-9453

Email: info@wildhorseresort.com

 

July 1 – 3, 2016

2016 Fort William First Nation Powwow
Honouring Our Water
Our Most Sacred Medicine
Anemki Wajiw (Mount McKay)
Thunder Bay, Ontario

Main Contact: Gail Bannon
Phone: 807-622-4998
Email: GailRBannon@fwfn.com

Phone: 1-807-623-9543
www.fwfn.com

 

July 1 – 4, 2016
144th Annual Quapaw Powwow

Beaver Springs Park
5681 South 630 Road
Quapaw, Oklahoma, USA

Contact : Mike Shawnee, Powwow Chairman

Phone : 918-724-6403

www.quapawtribe.com

 

July 5 - August 15, 2016

Lil Warriors Summer Day Camps
Start dates throughout the summer
Bear Cubs 5 - 8 years
Buffalo's 9 - 12 years
Lloydminster Friendship Centre
4602 - 49 Avenue
Lloydminster, Alberta

Contact RaeAnne or Nicole: 306-825-6558

 

July 7 – 10, 2016

65th Annual North American Indian Days

Blackfeet Reservation

Browning, Montana

Contact: Blackfeet Tribal Office

Phone: 406-338-7521

www.blackfeetcountry.com

 

July 8 – 10, 2016

Enoch Cree Nation Powwow

Enoch Cree Nation, Alberta, Canada
Phone: 780-470-0359

 

July 8 – 10, 2016

Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation Annual Powwow

Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation Administration Office
Phone: 780-967-2225

www.ansn.ca

 

July 8 – 10, 2016

32nd Annual Great Mohican Powwow

Mohican Reservation Campgrounds

23270 Wally Road South (County Road 3175)

Loudonville, Ohio, USA

Phone: 1-800-766-2267

www.mohicanpowwow.com

 

July 8 – 10, 2016

Squamish Nation 28th Annual Youth Powwow

100 Capilano Road

West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Contact: Gloria / 778-228-6501

Contact: Jan / 604-986-7414

 

July 9 – 10, 2016

26th Annual Echoes of a Proud Nation Powwow

Kahnawake Powwow Grounds (10 miles south of Montreal)

Kahnawake Mohawk Territory, Quebec, Canada

Phone: 450-632-8667

www.kahnawakepowwow.com

 

July 9 – 11, 2016

Calgary Stampede Powwow

Indian Village

1410 Olympic Way SE

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Phone: 403-261-0101

 

July 14 – 17, 2016

Back to Batoche Days

Batoche National Historic Site

Batoche, Saskatchewan, Canada

Phone: 306-343-8385

 

July 15 – 17, 2016

Stomperfest

A down home music and dance festival that features live music from all genres. This year's line up includes Harlequin, The Sojourners, Bluegrass Martins, The Asham Stompers, Canada's Got Talent winners Sagkeeng's Finest and many more electrifying artists! Come camp for the weekend or come out for the day and enjoy this wonderful event in the beautiful surroundings of Reedy Creek.

Reedy Creek / Kinosota, Manitoba
Friday pass $35
Saturday pass $55
Sunday pass $ 45
Weekend Pass $115 (includes camping)
Children under 12 are free

Website:  www.stomperfest.ca

 

July 15 – 17, 2016

Kainai Powwow & Celebration

Red Crow Park

Standoff, Alberta, Canada

Phone: 1-877-737-6379

www.kainaipowwow.com

 

July 15 – 17, 2016

Onion Lake Cree Nation Annual Powwow

Onion Lake Cree Nation, Saskatchewan, Canada

Contact: Bruce Whitestone

Phone: 306-344-7541

www.onionlake.ca

 

July 15 – 24, 2016

The Great Northern Arts Festival

Under The Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun Complex

Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada

Phone: 867-777-8638

Email: gnaf@inuvik.ca

www.gnaf.org

 

July 16, 2016

8th Annual Colorado Springs Native American Intertribal Powwow

Mortgage Solutions Financial Expo Center

3650 N. Nevada Avenue

Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

Contact: Rhetta Walter
Phone: 719-559-0525 / 703-798-4320
www.onenationwt.org

 

July 19 - 20, 2016

Moses Lake and Cardston Powwow

Lions Park

Cardston, Alberta, Canada

Phone: 403-653-3366

 

July 22 – 24, 2016

Dakota Oyate Wacipi

Sioux Valley Dakota Nation, Manitoba, Canada

Phone: 204-855-2670 / 1-866-721-0293 

 

July 22 – 24, 2016

Spirit of the People Powwow

Tzeachten Sports Field

46770 Bailey Road

Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada

Contact: Gary Abbott

Phone: 604-845-5234

Email: garyvabbott@live.com

 

July 22 – 24, 2016

38th Annual Keweenaw Bay Maawanji’iding

Ojibwa Campground

Baraga, Michigan, USA

Contact: Gary Loonsfoot Jr. / 906-353-4108

Contact: Alden Connor Jr. / 906-353-4278

 

July 22 – 24, 2016

37th Annual Grand River ‘Champion of Champions’ Powwow

Chiefswood Tent & Trailer Park

Six Nations of the Grand River

Ohsweken, Ontario, Canada

Phone: 519-751-3908 / 1-866-393-3001

www.grpowwow.ca

 

July 22 – 24, 2016

Coeur d´Alene Tribal Encampment and Julyamsh Powwow

Kootenai County Fairgrounds

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, USA

Phone: 1-800-523-2464

 

July 22 – 24, 2016

Frog Lake Canadian Classic Powwow
Six Chiefs Cultural Grounds
Frog Lake First Nation, Alberta, Canada

This event has been rescheduled for August 19 - 21, 2016

 

 

July 28 – 31, 2016

150th Annual Winnebago Homecoming Celebration

Veterans Memorial Park

Winnebago, Nebraska, USA

Contact: Tara Hernandez / 402-878-3119

Vendor Info: Lucy Rave / 402-878-3126

www.winnebagotribe.com

 

July 29 – 31, 2016

38th Annual Thunderbird Grand Mid-Summer Powwow

Queens County Farm Museum

73-50 Little Neck Parkway

Floral Park, New York, USA

Phone: 718-347-FARM (3276)

www.queensfarm.org

www.thunderbirdamericanindiandancers.org

 

July 29 – 31, 2016

47th Annual Kihekah Steh Powwow

Kihekah Steh Powwow Grounds

193rd Road & 52nd W Avenue (Javine Hill Road)

Skiatook, Oklahoma, USA

gENERAL INFO: 918-396-3736 / 918-637-4241

Vendor Info: 918-381-7996

 

July 29 – 31, 2016

Lac La Biche Powwow Days & Fish Derby

Lac La Biche Recreation Grounds

Lac La Biche, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Colleen / 780-623-2477

Email: LLBPowWow@gmail.com

www.llbpowwowdays.com

 

July 29 – 31, 2016

Kamloopa Powwow

Secwepemc Powwow Grounds

Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada

Contact: Kamloopa Powwow Society

Phone: 250-828-9782

Email: powwow@kib.ca

www.tkemlups.ca

 

July 29 – 31, 2016

Tsuu T’ina Nation Annual Celebrations

Redwood Fair Grounds

5 km east of Bragg Creek on Hwy 22

Contact: Dayna Big Plume

Phone: 403-281-4455

 

July 29 – 31, 2016

Piikani Nation 59th Annual Celebration

Crowlodge Park

Brocket, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Piikani Nation Administration Office

Phone: 403-965-3940

 

July 29 – 31, 2016

Peepeekisis Cree Nation Powwow

Peepeekisis Cree Nation, Saskatchewan, Canada

Contact: Administration Office

Phone: 1-888-892-2292

 

July 30 – August 1, 2016

56th Annual Wiikwemkoong Cultural Festival

Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve

Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Wikwemikong Heritage Organization

Phone: 1-877-859-2385

www.wikwemikongheritage.org

 

08 - August - Events - 2016

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit) and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 


All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail 

Download the 2016 Guide to Powwow Country (includes the Powwow Calendar events listings):

2016 Guide to Powwow Country

 


August 2 – 4, 2016

Thundering Hills Powwow

Nekaneet First Nation, Saskatchewan, Canada

Contact: Administration Office

Phone: 306-662-3660

 

August 3 – 10, 2016

26th Annual Montreal First Peoples Festival

Film & Video Showcase

At multiple venues throughout Montreal

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

INFO-FESTIVAL line: 514-278-4040 

Email: tev@nativelynx.qc.ca

www.presenceautochtone.ca

 

August 4 – 7, 2016

Innu Nikamu Festival

Aboriginal music & arts festival

Mani-Utenam, Québec, Canada

Phone: 418-927-2476

www.innunikamu.ca

 

August 5 – 7, 2016

8th Annual Healing Mother Earth Intertribal & Traditional Powwow

Fischer’s Pine Lake

3924 Maple Road

Jefferson, Ohio, USA

Contact: Sandi Red Wolf

Phone: 440-344-9845 / 440-319-4483

Email: redwolf_0801@aol.com

 

August 5 – 7, 2016

Constance Lake First Nation Powwow

On Hwy 11, just west of Hearst, Ontario

Constance Lake First Nation, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Band Office

Phone: 705-463-4511

 

August 5 – 7, 2016

52nd Annual Rocky Boy Celebration

Rocky Boy, Montana, USA

Contact: Dustin Whitford or Caryn Sangrey

Phone: 406-395-5705

 

August 5 - August 15, 2016

Lil Warriors Summer Day Camps
Start dates throughout August
Bear Cubs 5 - 8 years
Buffalo's 9 - 12 years
Lloydminster Friendship Centre
4602 - 49 Avenue
Lloydminster, Alberta

Contact RaeAnne or Nicole: 306-825-6558

 

 

August 6 – 7, 2016

Poundmaker’s Lodge Annual Powwow

25108 Poundmaker Road

Sturgeon County, Alberta, Canada

Phone: 1-866-458-1884 / 780-458-1884

Email: info@poundmaker.org

www.poundmakerslodge.com

 

August 6 – 7, 2016

Bear Mountain Powwow

Anthony Wayne Recreation Area

Harriman State Park

Palisades Interstate Parkway

Stony Point, New York, USA

Phone: 718-686-9297

Email: native@redhawkcouncil.org

www.redhawkcouncil.org

 

August 6 – 7, 2016

Prophetstown Powwow

Prophetstown State Recreation Area

Prophetstown, Illinois, USA

Phone: 815-441-0148

www.prophetstownpowwow.com

 

August 9 – 13, 2016

Aboriginal Music Week

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Contact: Alan Greyeyes

Email: alan@ammb.ca

www.aboriginalmusicweek.ca

 

August 11 – 14, 2016

Siksika Nation Fair

Siksika, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Lucille Wright

Phone: 403-734-5100 / 403-901-9817

www.siksikanation.com

 

August 11 – 14, 2016

19th Annual John Arcand Fiddle Fest

Windy Acres on Pine Lake Hwy #60

SW of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Contact: Vicki Arcand

Phone: 306-382-0111

Email: windy.acres@sasktel.net

www.johnarcandfiddlefest.com

 

August 12 – 13, 2016

Caldwell First Nation Powwow

Traditional Caldwell Territory

Corner of Bevel Line & Seacliff Drive East

Leamington, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Lonnie Dodge or Isabel Lewis

Phone: 519-322-1766

www.caldwellpowwow.ca

 

August 12 – 14, 2016

Samson Cree Nation Celebration Powwow

Bear Hills Park

Maskwacis, Alberta, Canada

Contact: Holly Johnson

Phone: 780-361-4939

www.samsoncelebration.com

www.samsoncree.com

 

August 13 – 14, 2016

60th Annual O-Sa-Wan Powwow & Native American Marketplace

Hosted by the Mascoutin Society of Chicagoland

Francis Field Fairgrounds

801 E. Francis Road

New Lenox, Illinois, USA

Contact: Linda / 847-882-1644 or 847-721-6890

Vendor Info: Marie / 847-215-1846

 

August 13 – 14, 2016

Tyendinaga Powwow

Tsi tkerhitoten Park

275 Bayshore Road

Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada

Phone: 613-396-3424

 

August 17 – 22, 2016

Crow Fair Powwow & Parade Celebration

98th Annual Teepee Capital of the World

Crow Agency, Montana, USA

Info: 406-679-2108

 

August 19 – 21, 2016

Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Wacipi

SMSC Wacipi Grounds

3212 Dakotah Parkway

Shakopee, Minnesota, USA

Phone: 952-445-8900

 

August 19 – 21, 2016

Frog Lake Canadian Classic Powwow
Six Chiefs Cultural Grounds
Frog Lake First Nation, Alberta, Canada
Contact: Harvey Dufresne Jr / 780-943-3737
Contact: Kendra Quinney / 780-943-3737
Vendor Info: Shirley Quinney 780-614-0044

 


August 20 – 21, 2016 

30th Annual Chippewas of Rama First Nation Powwow

Rama Temporary Powwow Grounds

5884 Rama Road

Rama, Ontario, Canada

Phone: 705-325-3611 ext. 1299
www.ramafirstnation.ca/powwow

 

August 27 – 28, 2016

Three Fires Homecoming Powwow & Traditional Gathering

Blue #2789 1st Line Road (Mississauga Rd.)

Hagersville, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Faith Rivers

Phone: 519-757-7253

www.newcreditpowwow.com

 

August 27th – 28th, 2016

19t Annual Shawanaga First Nation Powwow
Shawanaga Powwow Grounds
2 Church Street (Across from School)
Shawanaga First Nation, Ontario, Canada
Contact: Sherrill Judge
Phone: 705-366-2378

www.shawanagafirstnation.ca/2016-shawanaga-pow-wow-aug-27-28/


09 - September - Events - 2016

Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of community events scheduled throughout Indian Country. 

While the events are Aboriginal (First Nation, non-status, Métis and Inuit) and Native American they are open to people of all cultures. 

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail 


September 2 – 4, 2016

Flying Dust First Nation Powwow

Flying Dust First Nation Powwow Grounds

Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada

Contact: Administration Office

Phone: 306-236-4437

 

September 2 – 5, 2016

Ashland Labor Day Powwow

The Arbor is located about 1/2 a mile off Highway 212

Ashland, Montana, USA

Phone: 406-784-2883

 

September 10 – 11, 2016

29th Annual Trail of Tears Intertribal Powwow

Powwow Grounds

Trail of Tears Commemorative Park

US Hwy 41 South-Pembroke Road

Hopkinsville, Kentucky, USA

Phone: 270-886-8033 / 270-885-9096

www.trailoftears.org

 

September 16 – 18, 2016

32nd Annual Great Mohican Powwow

Mohican Reservation Campgrounds

23270 Wally Road South (County Road 3175)

Loudonville, Ohio, USA

Phone: 1-800-766-2267

www.mohicanpowwow.com

 

September 17 – 18, 2016

FDR Powwow & Native American Festival

FDR State Park

2957 Crompond Road

Yorktown Heights, New York, USA

Phone: 718-686-9297

Email: native@redhawkcouncil.org

www.redhawkcouncil.org

 

September 17 – 18, 2016

Curve Lake First Nation Annual Powwow

Lance Woods Park

Whetung Street East

Curve Lake, Ontario, Canada

Contact: Curve Lake Cultural Centre

Phone: 705-657-2758

 

September 23 – 25, 2016

Pabanamanina Powwow

Paiute Palace Powwow Grounds

2742 N. Sierra Hwy

Bishop, California, USA

Contact: Joan Huff / 760-920-2332

Contact: Tammy Andrade / 760-920-4561

10 - October - Events - 2016

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos


October 8 – 9, 2016

43rd Annual Memorial Powwow
Quesnel Tillicum Society
Quesnel Youth Soccer Building Indoor Field

980 Anderson Drive
Quesnel, BC

Info: 250-992-8347
Email: dina@qnfc.bc.ca
www.redhawkcouncil.org

 

October 9 – 10, 2016

Indigenous Peoples Celebration
Re-Thinking Columbus Day
Randall’s Island
New York City, New York, USA

Phone: 718-686-9297
Email: native@redhawkcouncil.org
www.redhawkcouncil.org

 

October 15, 2016

Dreamcatcher Aboriginal Youth Conference

Dream, Learn, Achieve
Robbins Health Learning Centre
MacEwan University, City Centre Campus
Edmonton, AB
Hosted by the Faculty of Health and Community Studies

Keynote Presentation:
Massey Whiteknife aka Iceis Rain, CEO of the Iceis Group of Companies

For more info:  MacEwan.ca/Dreamcatcher

11 - November - Events - 2016

No events listed yet!

12 - December - Events - 2016

All events listed are confirmed.

Please contact us to have your event listed here.
Email: market@ammsa.com


Check out our collection of powwow photo galleries: http://www.ammsa.com/publications/windspeaker/photos-powwow-trail


No events scheduled at this time.