Mixed Peoples of Our First Nations

Pauwau Schedule 2019

Native American Gatherings in The Hunting Ground Area


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  POWWOWS / GATHERINGS / FESTIVALS

  SCHEDULE FOR 2019



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


POWWOW, NATIVE AMERICAN 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, DRUGS AND FIREARMS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT POWWOWS, FESTIVALS OR GATHERINGS. VIOLATORS WILL BE REMOVED.



OCTOBER


Tennessee


October 18, 19, 20, 2019

"38th Annual Indian Education Tennessee Powwow"

Long Hunter State Park

2910 Hobson Pike

Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

Directions:

From I-24:

Take Exit 62 North, Old Hickory Boulevard.

Follow signs north to the Powwow.

From I-40:

Take Exit 226-A, Mount Juliet Road.

Follow signs south to the Powwow.

Parking is available for free adjacent to Powwow grounds.

Enter at the Main park entrance

Primitive camping available at the powwow.

There are no hook-ups and no shower.

SCHEDULE:

Friday, October 18th:

9:00 AM until

School day

Saturday, October 19th:

10:00 AM until

Opening Ceremony: 11:00 AM

Sunday, October 20st:

10:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Opening Ceremony: 11:00 AM

Tickets available at the Gate.

Admission:

Adults: $8.00 per adult

Seniors: $4.00

Children (ages 6 - 12): $4.00

Children ages 5 & under: FREE

Handicapped: FREE

Proceeds go to the NAIA Scholarship & Emergency Relief Funds.

The NAIA-TN is a non-profit tax exempt corporation,

chartered in the State of Tennessee in 1983.

Prize Money will be awarded in 20 different dance categories,

ranging from Junior Boys/Girls to Senior Men/Women.

a Native American Indian Arts and Crafts Demonstration Village is included.

ALL DANCERS, DEMONSTRATORS, AND VENDORS MUST BE ENROLLED

MEMBERS OF NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES.

Staff:

Master of Ceremonies: Tim Tall Chief Jones (Oklahoma)

Arena Director: Bill Takes Horse (Oklahoma)

Host Drums: To Be Announced

A Powwow is a gathering of indigenous Indians who come together

to dance, celebrate, laugh, and socialize.

For Information:

Ray Emanuel

Phone: 615-232-9179

Email: naia@naiatn.org

Website: Native American Indian Association Of Tennessee

Sponsored By:

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

Greater Nashville Regional Council

Memorial Foundation

Metro Arts Commission

Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp

Regions Bank

Tennessee Arts Commission

Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

NISSAN Foundation

Native American Indian Association of Tennessee

230 Spence Lane

Nashville, Tennessee 37210-3623

Phone: 615-232-9179

Email: naia@naiatn.org

Website: NAIA-TN


Tennessee


October 26, 27, 2019

"Red Clay Powwow 2019"

Supported by Friends of Red Clay & Native American Services of Tennessee

Red Clay State Park

1140 Red Clay State Park Road South West

Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee

Schedule

Saturday, October 26th:

10:00 AM - Dusk

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Sunday, October 27th:

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Admission$10:00 Donation Per Car Load Per Day Saturday & Sunday

HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE - BRING CHAIRS

$$$ CONTEST POWWOW $$$

<<<Several Thousands in Dance Money & Prizes>>>

NOTE TO ALL DANCERS

Registration Fees:

Adults$10.00

Teens & Young$5.00

Tiny TotNo Fee

NOTE:

You must be registered before Grand Entry on Saturday or you cannot compete.

1st - 2nd - 3rd Places

Seniors 55+Men Compete once

Seniors 55+Women Compete once

18+Adult Men Northern/Southern Combined

18+Adult Men Grass/Fancy Combined

18+Adult Women Buckskin/Cloth Combined

18+Adult Women Jingle/Fancy Combined

12-17 Teen Boys Northern/Southern Combined

12-17 Teen Boys Grass/Fancy Combined

12-17 Teen Girls Buckskin/Cloth Combined

12-17 Teen Girls Jingle/Fancy Combined

8-11 Boys - All Categories Combined

8-11 Girls - All Categories Combined

3-7 Tiny Tots

$$$ - Specials - $$$ and Prizes

Chicken Dance WWW Teen Jingle

First, Second, Third with Prizes

Drum Contest

First, Second, Third with Prizes

Head Staff

Master of Ceremonies: To Be Announced

Arena Director: To Be Announced

Flags: To Be Announced

Host Drum: To Be Announced

Head Man: To Be Announced

Head Lady: To Be Announced

Head Judge: To Be Announced

Assistant Judge: To Be Announced

All Vendors Welcome

Applications available at the following websites:

WebsiteFriends of Red Clay

WebsiteNative American Services of Tennessee

Primitive Camping  available in designated areas only

No Showers, No Electricity

Self Contained RVs Welcomed

Host Hotel:

Quality Inn

153 James Asbury Lane North West

Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee

423-478-5265

Ask For Red Clay Powwow Rate

Additional Housing Nearby:

Applegate Inn

1857 APD 40

Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee

423-479-9915

Ask For Red Clay Powwow Rate

SPEND THE WEEKEND WITH US AT RED CLAY STATE PARK....

SEE NATIVE AMERICAN DANCERS REPRESENTING THEIR CULTURE,

VISIT CRAFTS BOOTHS, SHARE STORIES,

ENJOY THE PRIMITIVE ENCAMPMENTS, AND LIVING HISTORY AREAS.

SEE THE SPECIAL ENTERTAINMENT BY THE AZTEC FIRE DANCERS.

ENJOY THE MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT.


NOVEMBER


Kentucky


November 9, 10, 2019

"14th Annual Honor Our Veterans Powwow"

NEW LOCATION: Sun Valley Community Center

6505 Bethany Lane    

Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky

SCHEDULE

Saturday, November 9th:

Doors open at 12:00 PM

Grand Entries: 1:00 PM and 6:00 PM

Dinner gratefully served to all Veterans at 5:00 PM dinner break on Saturday.

Sunday, November 10th:

Doors open at 12:00 PM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM

ADMISSIONS

Adults: $5.00

Veterans: FREE

Children 14 and under: FREE

No drugs, alcohol, or politics allowed.

STAFF

Host Northern DrumIstayapi

Invited DrumsChaske Hotain and Southern Singers

Master of Ceremonies: Mike Cassedy

Head Veteran: Roger Campbell

Arena Director: Aaron Stevens

Head Dancers: To Be Chosen At Each Session

***SPONSORED DANCE SPECIALS***

- Men's Traditional (18 & up) $500.00 - $250.00 / $150.00 / $100.00

- Women's Fancy Shawl (16 & up) $500.00 - $250.00 / $150.00 / $100.00

- Women's Jingle Dress (16 & up) $500.00 - $250.00 / $150.00 / $100.00

- Tiny Tots (8 & under) $175.00 - $100.00 / $50.00 / $25.00

Other specials to be announced.

The Mobile American Indian Museum will be onsite for tours. 

Vendors welcome, space is limited, please contact:

Dianne Payne at 502-435-7853

Need more information?

Call:

Cindy Isbell at 502-727-6218

or Amanda Fox Winstead at 502-552-5485

Kentucky American Indian Resource & Community Center, Inc.

NATIVE PEOPLE BUILDING A STRONG NATIVE COMMUNITY




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