Welcome to this listing of upcoming pow wows for Minnesota.

If you are hosting a pow wow or simply know of one within the state of Minnesota,
please let us know so that we can add it to this list.

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to avoid problems with changes or inaccuracies in these listings.

November 5, 2016

Gathering of Our Children and Returning Adoptees Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue
Info: Sandy White Hawk 651-442-4872 or Jacque Wilson, 612-747-5247 -Email- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Jerry Dearly
AD(s): Windy Downwind and Kirk Crow Shoe
Host Drum(s): Oyate Teca
Additional Info: Adoptees/formerly fostered individuals, birth relatives, foster parents, foster youth, adoptive parents and your children - this pow wow is for you............come and celebrate and let us celebrate with you! 1. Adoptees/formerly fostered individuals and birth relatives are invited to gather in the auditorium on the 2nd floor of the Indian Center. There we will meet and visit with other adoptees. We will meet at 10:00 a.m. - 2 hours before the 1:00 grand entry. 2. The ceremony for adoptees/fostered individuals and others who wish to be part of the ceremony, will be sometime in the afternoon session around 3:00. 3. The meeting room will be open again after the ceremony so we can process and talk about the ceremony or whatever else may be on your mind. 4. Sometime after the evening grand entry there will be an honor song for all our Young Relatives who have experienced foster care. 5. There will be an honor song for all our foster and adoptive parents and their families.

November 11, 2016

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 3rd St East
Info: 651-293-5191 -Website-
Cost: Free
Additional Info: Pow Wow from 6-8 PM.

November 12 - November 12, 2016

AISES National Conference Powwow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis Convention Center
Info: Naomi Farabee 612-331-1147 -Email-
Host Drum(s): Midnite Express
Cost: Free/open to the public
Additional Info: Starts at 9 PM and goes until midnight.

November 24 - November 25, 2016

Thanksgiving Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue
Info:
Additional Info: Thursday 7pm. Friday 1pm. No feast Vendors will be selling food. contact Rob if you like to volunteer at 612-987-4888. Use the Franklin Ave. main door to enter the building.

January 13, 2017

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 3rd St East
Info: 651-293-5191 -Website-
Cost: Free
Additional Info: Pow wow from 6-8 PM.

January 14, 2017

Gichi Manidoo Giizis Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Carlton, MN. Black Fear Casino Resort, Otter Creek Event Center, 1785 Highway 210
Info: Nikki Crowe 218-878-7148 -Email- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Les Gibbs
AD(s): Dan Houle
Host Drum(s): Cedar Creek
Cost: Free Admission

February 10, 2017

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 3rd St East
Info: 651-293-5191 -Website-
Cost: Free
Additional Info: Pow wow from 6-8 PM.

February 17 - February 19, 2017

Bois Forte Midwinter Powwow - Traditional

Location: Orr, MN. Nett Lake, MN
Info: Louise Isham 218 757-3261 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): George Strong
AD(s): Lance Kingbird
Host Drum(s): Drift Traditional

March 10, 2017

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 3rd St East
Info: 651-293-5191 -Website-
Cost: Free
Additional Info: Pow wow from 6-8 PM.

March 25, 2017

Augsburg College Traditional Powwow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Si Melby Gymnasium, 715 23rd Avenue S, Minneapolis
Info: Jennifer Simon 612 330 1144 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): TBD
AD(s): TBD
Host Drum(s): TBD
Cost: None - Free admission
Contest Info: N/A
Additional Info: Dancer honorarium: Registered dancers only, must be in full regalia. Drum honorarium: Split for first 10 registered drum groups, 5 singer minimum, no drum hopping. Payout at end of 2nd grand entry Registration for drums and dancers starts at 11:00 AM – No pre-registration. Craft and informational vendors are welcome (no food vendors or colleges/universities). Space is limited, first-come, first-served. All vendors must complete application and get approved prior to coming. Email or call for more information. Highlighted Events: 3:00 p.m. – Honoring for Augsburg American Indian Graduates at Augburg College 5:30 p.m. – Kalpulli KetzalCoatlicue Dancers

April 1, 2017

28th Annual Woodlands and High Plains Powwow - Traditional

Location: Moorhead, MN. MSUM, Nemzek Fieldhouse. 649 17th St S
Info: Jody Steile 218-477-4272 -Email-
MC(s): Ricky White
AD(s): Tom Mason
Host Drum(s): Eyabay
Cost: Age 0-5 Free, Youth (6-18) $3, Elder (55+) $3, Adult $5
Contest Info: Contest: Old Style Jingle Dress 1st- $500, 2nd- $300 3rd- $200
Additional Info: Vendor Fee- Commercial $100, Traditional $75, Informational $50 Contact:Heather keelerjohe@mnstate.edu

April 28, 2017

Remember The Elders Wacipi - Traditional

Location: Prior Lake, MN. Shakopee
Info: M. Cermak -Email-
Cost: Free
Contest Info: Taking a stand for 3 hours to say we're still here.
Additional Info: A gathering from 3pm to 6 pm to pay tribute to the historical facts. False groups profited off a lie for too long.

June 2, 2017

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 3rd St East
Info: 651-293-5191 -Website-
Cost: Free

June 2 - June 4, 2017

Saa Gii Ba Gaa Traditional Powwow - Traditional

Location: Orr, MN. Nett Lake, MN
Info: Louise Isham 218 757-3261 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): George Strong
AD(s): Lance Kingbird
Host Drum(s): Drift Traditional

September 8 - September 10, 2017

Miigwech Manomin Traditional Powwow - Traditional

Location: Orr, MN. Nett Lake, MN
Info: Louise Isham 218 757-3261 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): George Strong
AD(s): Lance Kingbird
Host Drum(s): Drift Traditional

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