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Honouring Our Children, Our Families Pow Wow* - Traditional
Yorktown, Saskatchewan. St. Mary's Cultural Center
306-621-4111 or 306-828-5808
April 21 - April 22, 2018
40th Annual FNUniv Spring Pow Wow - Contest
Regina, Saskatchewan. Brandt Centre Evraz Place, 700 Elphinstone Street
(306) 790-5950 or (800) 267-6303
$10.00 Daily $15.00 Weekend ($2.00 Brandt Service Fee at Door) Free – Children under 5
Singing Contest $35,000 in Prize Money:
1st $12000; 2nd $8000; 3rd $6000; 4th $4000.
5th $2000; 6th – 8th $1000.
Contest Categories ($27,000 in Prize Money):
Championship: Men & Women (60+) $1000, $800, $600, $400.
Senior Men’s:(40-59) Traditional, Fancy, Chicken, Grass $1000, $800, $600, $400.
Senior Women’s:(40-59) Traditional, Fancy, Jingle $1000, $800, $600, $400.
Jr Men’s:(18-39) Traditional, Fancy, Chicken, Grass $1000, $800, $600, $400.
Jr Women’s:(13-17) Traditional, Fancy, Jingle $1000, $800, $600, $400.
Teen Boy’s:(13-17) Traditional, Fancy, Chicken, Grass $300, $200, $150, $100.
Teen Girl’s:(18-39) Traditional, Fancy, Jingle $300, $200, $150, $100.
Jr Boy’s:(13-17) Traditional, Fancy, Chicken, Grass $200, $150, $100, $75.
Jr Girl’s:(18-39) Traditional, Fancy, Jingle $200, $150, $100, $75.
Tiny Tots Paid Daily.
12:00 PM & 7:00 PM Daily.
Grand Entry Points Taken.
Dancers must be in full regalia.
29th Annual University of Manitoba Graduation Pow Wow* - Traditional
Winnipeg, Manitoba. Investors Group Athletic Centre
Manito Ahbee International Powwow - Contest
Winnepeg, Manitoba. RBC Convention Centre, 375 York Avenue
Aundeck Omni Kaning Pow Wow - Traditional
Little Current, Ontario. Aundeck Omni Kaning: Lake Road.
Free Admission, All donations are accepted
Grand Entry Saturday June 2nd @noon and @7pm, Community Feast @5pm, Fireworks Saturday night.
Grand Entry Sunday June 3rd @11am.
Craft Vendors Fee- $100 (for weekend).
Food Vendors Fee- $150 (for weekend).
Rough Camping (Children must be under adult supervision).
Bring your lawn chair/Blankets/Umbrella(s).
Barrie Native Friendship Centre’s 29th Annual Pow Wow - Traditional
Midhurst, Ontario. Springwater Provincial park: 1331 ON-26
Honouring our Founders – Gmaadendmaadaa Shki-ntam gaa maajtaajig Barrie Wiijkiwewgamig.
Come and celebrate culture at Springwater Provincial Park.
Seven Oaks Divisional Grad Pow Wow - Traditional
Winnipeg, Manitoba. Winnipeg Soccer Federation North, 770 Leila Ave.
Lavina Moneyas 204-334-8417
Sturgeon Lake Pow Wow - Traditional
Sturgeon Lake, Alberta.
Heather Robinson 780-524-8645
Dion Tootoosis, Devin Bellerose
Spear Point Singers
Jack Retasket Memorial Powwow - Traditional
Cache Creek,, British Columbia. Community Hall: 1270 Stage Rd.
Men's Traditional Special, Jr. Girls Hat & Boot Special.
Giveaway, Dinner and more
3rd Annual Banff Iniskim Cross-Cultural Powwow - Contest
Banff, Alberta. Fenlands Recreation Centre: 100 Mt. Norquay Rd.
Tony Delaney 403-894-5584
David Spotted Eagle
Daily Admission $12
Beaver Lake Cree Nation Annual Competition Pow Wow - Contest
Beaver Lake Cree Nation, Alberta.
18 KM SE of Lac La Biche
Marlene Sharphead 780-623-4276 or 780-404-3424
Cliff Whitford & Stan Isadore
Dale Alexis & Eric Daniels
Dance Categories and Payouts:
Traditional – Fancy – Grass – Jingle – Chicken
Midge Johnson Memorial Special “Men’s Chicken” Saturday Evening June 30th.
Carol Lewis Initiation Special Saturday afternoon June 30th.
Non-Competing Drums Paid Daily.
Buckskin Paid Daily.
First 10 Tee Pees Paid.
Tiny Tots Paid Saturday & Sunday.
Pipe Ceremony Daily.
Flag Raising Ceremony Daily.
Princess Pageant Contest.
Band Giveaway Sunday Evening.
Hand Games TBA, Raffles and 50/50.
Kettle and Stony Point Annual Pow Wow - Traditional
Kettle & Stony Point F.N., Ontario. Kettle and Stony Point First Nation: 9226 Lake Road
Brenda George 519-786-3076
Adults $8.00, Kids and Youth $5.00, Vets, seniors 60+ and babies 0-6 years are free
Grand Entry Saturday – 1 pm. Sunday – 12 pm Registration Saturday 10 -12pm.
Baby contest Sunday @ 11 am. Register Sunday at 10 -10:30 am.
Echoes of Proud Nation Pow Wow - Contest
Kahnawake Mohawk Territory, Quebec.
Lynne Norton 450-632-8667
Over 40,000.00 in prize money given out.
Pow wow Competition.
Smoke Dance Competition.
Grand River Pow Wow* - Contest
Ohsweken, Ontario. Chiefswood Park
General Admission Daily $10.00 Weekend Pass Available $15.00 Children $2.00
Gates Open Daily at 10:00 am.
August 4 - August 6, 2018
Wikwemikong Pow Wow* - Contest
Wikwemikong, Ontario. Pow Wow Grounds
August 17 - August 19, 2018
34th Annual Honouring Our Veterans Pow Wow - Traditional
Cape Croker, Ontario. Cape Croker Park
August 17 - August 19, 2018
Neyaashiinigmiing Annual Traditional POW WOW - Traditional
Neyaashiinigmiing, Ontario. Neyaashiinigmiing Pow Wow Grounds: 112 Park Rd., Cape Croker Park
Shawn Nadjiwon 519-534-0981
Starting on Friday, August 17th we will have our Annual Musician’s Night (FREE Admission) and as usual, we plan to end the night with a bang – a fantastic fireworks display. Saturday, August 18th marks the first day of the POW WOW and Sunday, August 19th will wind down the weekend.
September 28 - September 30, 2018
National Indigenous Cultural Expo Powwow - Contest
Edmonton, Alberta. Edmonton Expo Center
Ruben Littlehead, Hal Eagletail
George Desjarlais, Vincent Rain, & Stan Isadore
Adult $20 daily, 7-17 $10 daily, Under 6 free
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