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August 14 - August 16, 2015
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Wacipi 2015 - Contest
Shakopee, MN. 3212 Dakotah Parkway
Danny Seaboy & Wallace Coffey
Juaquin Hamilton & Rusty Gillette
Wahpekute & Mazakute
August 15 - August 16, 2015
6th Annual Chaske Cikala Wacipi - Traditional
Chaska, MN. Lions Park, 1300 Crosstown Blvd.
Sobriety Celebration - Traditional
Brainerd , MN. Four Winds Lodge - CARE program
11600 State Avenue Brainerd MN 56401
Located 2 blocks east of the Hwy 25 and 18 intersection.
Henry Fox / Leonard Skillings 218-828-2546 218-825-3025
Four Winds Lodge
This is not a Pow Wow it is a Sobriety Celebration. Please plan accordingly.
August 21 - August 23, 2015
49th Annual Mille Lacs Pow Wow - Traditional
Mille Lacs, MN. Iskigamizigan Pow Wow Grounds
On the west side of Lake Mille Lacs, 12 miles north of Onamia, Minnesota on U.S. Highway 169, Follow signs.
Amik and Pete Gahbow
Little Otter Singers
Free admission, camping, showers, and firewood
Grand Entries: Friday 7 PM, Saturday 1 & 7 PM, Sunday 1 PM.
Events: Princess & Brave contest, Best parade float contest, Best rez car contest, Horseshoe tournament, Moccasin Game, Fun Run.
September 11 - September 13, 2015
16th Annual Mendota Pow Wow* - Traditional
Mendota, MN. 1405 Sibley Memorial Hwy
September 11 - September 13, 2015
Bois Forte Traditional Miigwech Manomin Powwow - Traditional
Orr, MN, MN. 5344 Nett Lake, MN 55772
The Gathering in Winona: Honoring Our Elders - Contest
Winona, MN. Unity Park
Get driving directions to Pow Wow:
Pow Wow Size:Less than 100 dancers
Golden Age (60+) Dance Specials only: GA Men’s Traditional; GA Men’s Grass/Fancy; GA Women’s Traditional; GA Jingle/Fancy.
DeCora-Guimaraes Family Ho-Chunk Women’s Applique Special, 18+.
ID’s will be needed to verify age.
All prize money is (1) $300, (2) $200, (3) $100 and (4) $50.
Day money for all dancers.
Pow wow from 1pm-5pm at Unity Park in Winona, MN
Vendors wanted: food and authentic American Indian artworks. $100 for the weekend. Contact Bill McNeil @ 507-454-4627 or 507-459-6032.
September 18 - September 20, 2015
43rd Annual Mahkato Wacipi - Traditional
Mankato, MN. Dakota Wokisuye Makoce (Land of Memories Park)
Coming from 169 heading south into Mankato: Cross over the Blue Earth River on 169/60 and proceed down the short incline. There is a sign on the right side of the road saying Land of Memories Campground with an arrow pointing to the right. Get in the right hand turn lane and turn right. Then take the first left. You will go up a small hill, over some railroad tracks and into the campground.
Jerry Dearly and Danny Seaboy
Mazakute Singers and Oyate Teca
General Admission $7.00, Seniors 60 and older: $5.00, Children 12 and under get in free.
Fond du Lac Ojibwe School Princess/Brave Pow Wow - Traditional
Cloquet, MN. Fond du Lac Reservation
49 University Road, Cloquet, MN 55720
FDL Ojibwe School Drum
There will be a contest for school princess/brave to represent in the 2015/2016 school year, this will take place in the 1st session. The 2nd session there will be specials for Men's Traditional and Women's Old Style Jingle
Grand Entries 1:00 and 7:00pm
Hand Drum Contest 5:30 to 6:30pm
Feast 5:30 TO 6:30pm
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