2017 IAIA Spring Powwow

Published April 25, 2017

Saturday May 6, 2017 – 10:00 am-7:00 pm in the Dance Circle on the IAIA Campus

SANTA FE — The Institute of American Indian Arts’ (IAIA) presents its Spring Powwow on Saturday, May 6, 2017, from 10:00 am-7:00 pm (with Grand Entry at 11:00 am) on the IAIA Campus — 83 Avan Nu Po Road, minutes from the corner of Rodeo Road and Richards Avenue on the south side of Santa Fe.

This will be a contest powwow along with a drum contest, with over $4,500.00 in cash prizes awarded throughout the day.

In addition to the Powwow activities, visitors will be able to enjoy many food and arts and craft vendors throughout the site.

The 2017 IAIA Spring Powwow is free of charge, and open to the public.

Informational hand-outs will be available to the public while supplies last.

In addition to the Powwow activities, visitors will be able to enjoy many food and arts and craft vendors throughout the site.
The 2017 IAIA Spring Powwow is free of charge, and open to the public.
Informational hand-outs will be available to the public while supplies last. 
10:00 am
Gourd Dancing
11:00 am
Grand Entry
Invocation
Colors
Flag Song
Victory Song
Welcome by Dr. Robert Martin (Cherokee Nation), IAIA President
Powwow Staff
Headman: Chad Browneagle (Shoshone Bannock/Spokane)
Headlady: Jennie Whitehorse (Shoshone Bannock)
Head Gourd Dancer: Garrison Tahmahkera (Comanche)
Host Southern Drum: Comanche Red
Host Northern Drum: Hawk Soldier
Master of Ceremonies: James Edwards (Pawnee/N.Cheyenne/Comanche)
Arena Director: Aaron Frye (Cherokee/Chickasaw)
For more information, contact Nocona Burgess (Comanche) at 505.424.2339 or [email protected].

The post 2017 IAIA Spring Powwow appeared first on Native News Online.

This BBSNews article was syndicated from Native News Online, and written by Native News Online Staff. Read the original article here.