Mixed Peoples of Our First Nations

Pauwau Schedule 2015

Native American Gatherings in The Hunting Ground Area


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The People of The Hunting Ground
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FESTIVAL AND GATHERING ETIQUETTE

PLEASE DO

1. Please stand and remove your hat whenever the Honor Guard Flags is brought into or taken from the Arena, and at all times when instructed by

the Master of Ceremonies.

2. Please feel free to join in the Intertribal Dancing. Listen carefully to the Master of Ceremonies. He will tell you when visitors are permitted to enter

the Arena and join the dancing. At all other times, please respect the sacredness of the Arena by not entering it.

PLEASE DON'T

1. Please do not randomly walk, run, or play in the Dancer's Arena.

2. Please do not point with a finger, particularly the index finger, to an individual, as  it is impolite. It is best to indicate a person by pointing with

the eyes or a head nod.

3. Please do not touch any feather that has fallen to the ground. Guard it and notify a festival official. This is because a ceremony must be performed to recover the fallen feather. THIS CEREMONY MUST NOT BE PHOTOGRAPHED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.

4. Please do not touch any of the regalia of the dancers. Regalia are any clothing, jewelry, or other ornamental articles worn by the dancers. Many

of these are fragile and some are very old and have been handed down

from ancestors.

5. Please do not tape songs, unless the head singer of a Drum gives

permission. Even if permission has been granted, the Master of Ceremonies may request that specific songs not be recorded.

6. Please do not take a photograph of or videotape any individual inside or outside of the Arena without first getting permission from that person. Obtaining a person's permission is a respectful recognition of that

person's dignity.

7. ALCOHOL AND DRUGS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT FESTIVALS OR GATHERINGS. VIOLATORS WILL BE REMOVED.


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  GATHERINGS / FESTIVALS

  SCHEDULE FOR 2015



    LISTINGS FOR KENTUCKY, INDIANA, OHIO, AND TENNESSEE
   PLEASE CHECK FOR MORE DETAILS AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE


JULY

Ohio

July 4, 5, 2015
"Monroe Powwow 2015"
Honoring Those Who Walked The Woodlands Before Us
River's Edge Campgrounds
34396 State Route 7
Sardis, Monroe County, Ohio
Grand Entry:
Saturday: 12:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM
Admission:
Adults: $5.00 
Children and Seniors: $3.00
Dancers are free.
Primitive camping is free.
Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy a weekend of educational fun.
Host Drum: Chaske Hotain Drum
Co-host Drum: Fire River Singers
Invited Drum: Sunset River 
Master of Ceremonies: To Be Announced
Arena Director: Logan Steele
Head Veteran: To Be Announced
Head Man: Shawn Reilly
Head Lady: Kirsten Koenig
NO DRUGS, ALCOHOL, WEAPONS OR POLITICS
For Powwow information contact:
Jennifer Babb
1-740-934-9353
For Camping information contact:
Pam Horn
1-740-472-4800
Like us on Facebook at Monroe Pow-Wow and River's Edge Campground

Ohio

July 10, 11, 12, 2015
"31st Annual The Great Mohican Powwow"

Mohican Reservation Camp & Canoe
23270 Wally Road South
(County Road 3175)

Loudonville, Ashland and Holmes Counties, Ohio
1-800-766-CAMP
Featuring: Old Bridge Smoke Dancers
www.mohicanreservation.com

AUGUST

Kentucky

August 1, 2, 2015
"The Native Dawn Flute Gathering"
Honoring The Elders
Lawrenceburg Green
123 Township Square
Lawrenceburg, Anderson County, Kentucky
ADMISSION IS FREE AND ALL ARE WELCOME
BRING YOUR OWN CHAIRS
Primitive camping available
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL:
1-502-600-1895
1-502-600-0024

Indiana

August 15, 16, 2015
"33rd Annual Traditional Powwow"
American Indian Council, Inc.
Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds
1300 East 100 South (I-65: Exit# 138)
Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana
Saturday:
Hours: 10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Grand Entry: 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Sunday:
Hours: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Grand Entry: 1:00 PM
Admissions:
General (13 - 59): $5.00
Children (6 - 12): $3.00
Elders (60+): $3.00
Dancers: $3.00
Ages 5 and under: FREE
Camping:
Primitive: $5.00
All Water / Electric: $25.00* per day / per unit
* Unfortunately, due to a change in contract with the 
Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds, we regret we have to 
increase the camping fees.
Head Staff:
Host Drum: Kingfishers
Co-Host Drum: Red Circle
Arena Director: Aaron Stevens
Head Man Dancer: To Be Announced
Head Woman Dancer: To Be Announced
Head Veteran: Roger Campbell
Master of Ceremonies: Ross Davidson
Junior Boy Dancer: To Be Announced
Junior Girl Dancer: To Be Announced
Tomahawk Throwing: Steve Witt
Flint Knapping: Ron Kennedy
Flute Playing: John RedDeer Cruz
Hoop Dancer: 11 year-old Shyanne Edwards
Hotel Accommodations:
Host Hotel: Econo Lodge
1-765-482-9611
Ask for Powwow rate
Make Reservation early
Other Area Hotels:
Comfort Inn
1-765-482-4800
Holiday Inn Express
1-765-483-4100
Motel 6
1-765-482-9190
Super 8
1-765-482-9999
For more information, contact the coordinators:
Sandy Maddox: maddox.s@comcast.net, 1-765-453-9025
Vivian Anderson: 1-765-453-0259
Betty Hedges: 1-765-455-3618
Sally Tuttle: 1-765-453-1298, Powwow Publicity
www.americanindiancouncil.com
We are a not for profit organization dedicated to the preservation 
and promotion of our Native American Heritage.
Not responsible in the event of accident or injury.
No drugs, alcohol, or firearms are allowed on site. 
No outside raffles. 
Trading by invitation only. 
No politics - Just Fun! 
No pets by order of the fairgrounds.
Bringing your own lawn chairs is highly recommended.
We reserve the right to ask anyone to leave the powwow.

Ohio

August 22, 23, 2015
"4th Annual Honoring Our Veterans Gathering"
Shelby County Fairgrounds
700 Fair Avenue
Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio
Open drum for blanket money
Gates open at 9:00 AM on both Saturday and Sunday 
Grand Entry: 
Saturday: 12:00 PM & 6:00 PM 
Sunday: 12:00 PM 
Vendors can come in on Friday morning the 21st Vendor Fee: 10x10 is $50.00; 10x20 is $60.00 
Electric is $10.00 Extra
Admission, Parking, and Camping is FREE
($10.00 for electric for weekend).
Please bring your lawn chairs for seating, there is pavement surrounding the vendors for handicap people. There will be drumming, singing, and dancing during the day, we also have nite lighting for late nite dancing. There will a Native American food vendor there too. We have auction items, silent auctions, and a 50/50 raffle. Please, no firearms, alcohol or politics. This is a friendly circle for everyone. Possible a school outing on Friday the 21st. We do have restrooms and showers on site. Security on grounds. 
Contact: Melissa Lusk at 419-223-1605 
George Reiter at george_j_reiter@yahoo.com 

Ohio

August 28, 29, 30, 2015
"Healing Mother Earth 7th Annual Intertribal Powwow"
Presented by United Eastern Lenape Nation and LNP, Inc.
Fischer's Pine Lake
3924 Maple Road
Jefferson, (Sheffield Township), Ashtabula County, Ohio
Gates and vendors open at 10:00 AM
Grand Entry at 12 Noon
Retiring of Flags at 6:00 PM
Admission:
Adults: $5.00, Children ages 6 to 12: $3.00, Seniors: $3.00
Family discounts available.
All Veterans and Active Military: Free
Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.
Drums: 
Rapid River (Host Drum)
Clear Water Cherokee Drum (Guest Drum), 
a NAMMY and INDIAN SUMMER MUSIC AWARD nominee.
Other guest drums.
Dancing: Traditional dancers from across the nation.
Story telling, historical information, native craft vendors,
traditional Native food and American style food,
Auction on Saturday and Sunday.
For more information and directions, contact:
Powwow Coordinator: Sandi Red Wolf
Phone: 440-344-9845 / 440-319-4483
Email: redwolf0801@aol.com 

SEPTEMBER

Kentucky 

September 5, 6, 2015
"7th Annual Kentucky Native American Heritage Museum 
Honoring Our Veterans Powwow"
Phillips Farm
4116 Cumberland Falls Highway
Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky
Labor Day Weekend
Gate opens on Saturday at 10 AM, Grand Entry at Noon
Gate opens on Sunday at Noon, Grand Entry at 1 PM.
Bring Folding Chairs
Admission: Adults $5.00;
Children under 12 are FREE
FREE ADMISSION FOR VETERANS WITH PROPER I.D.
Special Guest Star & Master of Ceremonies:
Larry Sellers (of TV's Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman; The Sopranos; 
Crazy Horse; Walker Texas Ranger; Wayne's World)
Head Man Dancer: Dean Swimmer
Native American Drums, Dancers, Flute Music, 
Story Tellers, and Demonstrators
Kids Pony Rides & Petting Zoo provided by Rosie's Ponies $3.00 each
Bring your folding chair and enjoy!
Includes Luck of the Draw Prizes for Dancers
The States Arts Agency provides operating support to
 the museum with state tax dollars & federal funding from 
the National Endowment for the Arts
Ken Phillips 1-606-528-6342
Email: sioux80@msn.com
Website: 
Kentucky Native American Heritage Museum

Indiana

 

September 5, 6, 2015

"55th Tecumseh Lodge Powwow"

Tecumseh Lodge

4 Fairgrounds Road

Tipton County 4-H Fairgrounds

Tipton, Tipton County, Indiana

Participant Fees:

NO DRUGS OR ALCOHOL ALLOWED

NO GROUND FIRES

NO OUTSIDE RAFFLES

Info:  http://www.tecumsehlodge.org/

Map link:  http://goo.gl/maps/5MLNt


Kentucky

September 12, 13, 2015
"28th Annual Trail of Tears Powwow"
Cherokee Trail of Tears Commemorative Park
Pow Wow Grounds
US HWY 41 South (Pembroke Road)
Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Native American Dance Competitions and drum competitions Saturday and Sunday.
This historically important event features tribal dancingNative American storytelling,
 arts and crafts, and more.
Enjoy wood carving, bow making, flint knapping, open fire cooking in pottery, bead work, Indian flute playing demonstration and more Native American activities. Great food choices and Native American made treasures like beadwork, jewelry, clothing and moccasins, soaps, herbs, tee shirts, 
dream catchers, art, music and more!
For More Information call:
Cheryl Cook:  1-270-885-9096
tourism@visithopkinsville.com 
www.trailoftears.org 

Indiana

 

September 12, 13, 2015

"12th Annual Andersontown Powwow"

Andersontown Powwow and Indian Market

Athletic Park

410 East 8th Street

Anderson, Madison County, Indiana

Admissions:

Adults: $6.00

Ages 8 & Under: Free

Free Parking

Saturday:

11:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Sunday:

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Immerse yourself in two full days celebrating Native American art, music, culture, traditions and history held on the banks of White River near the original Delaware settlement of Kikthawenund, or Chief Anderson!

Enjoy Native American performers including storytellers, dancers, and singers. Shop for authentic handmade Native American art, paintings, jewelry and cultural items in the Indian Market. Experience hands-on activities for the whole family including art and cultural activities, a Woodland Indians camp, Tipi Lodge, Native American food, tomahawk throws, flintknapping and more!

*No pets please, only service dogs permitted inside powwow grounds

Andersontown Powwow

Map to event:   http://goo.gl/maps/gaeOi


Ohio

September 18, 19, 20, 2015
"31st Annual The Great Mohican Powwow"

Mohican Reservation Camp & Canoe
23270 Wally Road South
(County Road 3175)

Loudonville, Ashland and Holmes Counties, Ohio
Featuring: Old Bridge Smoke Dancers
1-800-766-CAMP
Mohican Reservation Camp & Canoe

Indiana

September 19, 20, 2015
"11th Annual Bluff City Powwow"
Rockport City Park
928 Fairground Drive
Rockport, Spencer County, Indiana
Celebrating Our Eleventh Anniversary Year
Admission: 
Adults: $5.00 or $4.00 with donation of a non-perishable food item 
for the Christian Resource Center's Food Pantry
KIDS 12 & UNDER: FREE!
For more information, contact: 
Rock Blanchard 
Phone: 812-459-8643
Email: rock104@sbsglobal.net
Dorothy Blanchard 
Phone: 812-459-8645

Kentucky

September 25, 26, 27, 2015
"19th Annual Richmond Powwow"
Richmond Powwow Association
Battlefield Memorial Park
1546 Battlefield Memorial Park HWY
(US 421, old State Road)
Richmond, Madison County, KY
All Dancers & Drums welcome,
at the discretion of the Arena Director
Arena Director: Jeff Hatmaker
MC: Dave Little
Honor Guard: Ohio Valley Native American Veteran Warrior Society (OVNAVWS)
Host Drum: Skyhawk
Co-host Drum: TBA
Head Veteran Dancer: Mike Eagle Heart Dunn
Headman Dancer: David Gentry
Headlady Dancer: Donna Suyeta'Geya Dunn
Junior Headman: Boone Hatmaker
Junior Headlady: Jennifer Heart Song Dunn
Story Tellers: Jerry McClure & Susan Mullins
Special Guest:
LARRY SELLERS
Cloud Dancing, from the TV series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman 
FRIDAY'S HOURS
Friday is School Day.
The hours are 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The gates open to the public at 5:00 PM
Grand Entry at 6:00 PM
SATURDAY'S HOURS
Gates open at 10:00 AM
Grand Entry at 12:00 noon and 6:00 PM
We will pow wow until about 9:00 PM
SUNDAY'S HOURS
Gates open at 10:00 AM
Grand Entry at 12:00 PM
Closing Ceremonies at 4:30 PM
Admission:  $5.00 for Adults, $2.00 for Children. Maximum of $15.00 per Family.
Primitive Camping IS available!
For more information, please contact:
Jan Quigg 859-623-6076
Richmond Powwow Association
To follow Larry Sellers on the internet:
The Larry Sellers Web Site
Fan Larry Sellers on Facebook

Tennessee


September 26, 27, 2015

"Mt. Juliet 34th Annual Powwow"

Mundy Memorial Park

300 Mundy Memorial Drive

Mt. Juliet, Wilson County, Tennessee



OCTOBER


Kentucky


October 9, 10, 2015

"Prestonburg Powwow"

VENUE:

TO BE ANNOUNCED

VENUE ADDRESS:

TO BE ANNOUNCED

Prestonburg, Floyd County, Kentucky

EVENT DETAILS:

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