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.

March 28, 2014

Minneapolis American Indian Center Circle of Generations Monthly Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue.
Info: Mi-zi-way Desjarlait 612-879-1785 -Email- -Website-
Additional Info: 6-8 PM. Circle of Generations goal is to restore some of the traditional systems of social support and cultural connections for children, youth and families, in order to promote healthy families.

March 29, 2014

Augsburg College 6th Traditional Powwow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Si Melby Gymnasium, Augsburg College, 715 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55443
Info: Jennifer Simon/Director American Indian Student Services 612-330-1144 612-330-1663 -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): TBD
AD(s): TBD
Host Drum(s): TBD
Cost: N/A - Free admission
Contest Info: N/A - Traditional Powwow
Additional Info: Grand Entries at 1 and 6 PM Registration for Drums and Dancers starts at 11 AM (No pre-registration). NOTE: Must have name, address and signature of all dancers and singers to get honorariums. Dancer honorarium: registered dancers only, must be in regalia Drum Honorarium: Split for first 10 registered drum groups (5 singer minimum, no drum hopping). Vendors are welcome, call/email for details and application. Space is limited, first-come, first-served. Free admission - open to all!! All Powwow Committee Decisions Are Final.

April 5, 2014

30th Annual Circle of Nations Indigenous Association Powwow - Traditional

Location: Morris, MN. Regional Fitness Center, 626 E 2nd St, Morris, MN 56267
Info: 320-589-6097 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): Jerry Dearly
AD(s): Gabe Desrosiers
Host Drum(s): Young Kingbird
Additional Info: Grand Entry at 1 & 7 pm. Powwow Feast, Specials, CNIA Princess & Brave Contest, American Indian Arts & Crafts, Peace Run 5K.

April 12, 2014

1st Annual Augsburg Fairview Academy Powwow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center
Info: Liz Saunby -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Justin Huenemann
AD(s): Ricky White
Host Drum(s): Midnite Express
Contest Info: Grand Entries at 1:00 & 6:00 PM

April 12, 2014

21st Annual St. Cloud State Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: St. Cloud, MN. Hallenbeck Hall
Info: 320-308-5447 -Email- -Website-

April 25, 2014

Minneapolis American Indian Center Circle of Generations Monthly Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue.
Info: Mi-zi-way Desjarlait 612-879-1785 -Email- -Website-
Additional Info: 6-8 PM. Circle of Generations goal is to restore some of the traditional systems of social support and cultural connections for children, youth and families, in order to promote healthy families.

April 26, 2014

16th Annual Education Day and Wacipi - Traditional

Location: Osseo , MN. Osseo Junior High School 10223 93rd Ave N
Info: Ramona Kitto Stately 763-315-39792 701-309-2971 -Email-
MC(s): Justin Huenemann
AD(s): Richard Milda
Host Drum(s): Hoka Hey
Cost: FREE

April 26, 2014

25th Annual Woodlands & High Plains Powwow - Traditional

Location: Moorhead, MN. MSUM Nemzek Fieldhouse
Directions: Located on the Minnesota State University Moorhead campus -- 17th St. & 8th Ave. S.
Info: Jody Steile 218-477-4272 -Email-
MC(s): Mickey Hodges
AD(s): Tom Mason
Host Drum(s): Creekside
Cost: Children 5 & under & WHPP students free; children 6-18 $3, Adults $5; Golden Age $3; Dancers in regalia and registered drummers are free
Additional Info: Our first annual Hand Game Tournament will start at 2 p.m. Teams consist of 3-5 people. Cost is $50 per team, and we will be playing intertribal style. We will have a feast at 5 p.m. No cost.

May 3, 2014

Powwow for Hope - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Base Camp at Fort Snelling
Directions: http://www.explorebasecamp.org/AboutUs/Location.aspx
Info: American Indian Cancer Foundation 612-314-4848 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): Murphy Thomas, Dave Larsen
AD(s): Miziway Desjarlait
Host Drum(s): Ringing Shield
Cost: NA
Additional Info: Powwow for Hope is an annual community fundraiser. The funds raised will go to further the work of American Indian Cancer Foundation in preventing and addressing cancer throughout Indian Country. The Powwow for Hope provides attendees an opportunity to offer love and support to cancer survivors and caregivers; to honor loved ones who have battled cancer; and to learn more about cancer prevention and resources. For more info about American Indian Cancer Foundation, visit www.AICAF.org

May 23, 2014

Minneapolis American Indian Center Circle of Generations Monthly Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue.
Info: Mi-zi-way Desjarlait 612-879-1785 -Email- -Website-
Additional Info: 6-8 PM. Circle of Generations goal is to restore some of the traditional systems of social support and cultural connections for children, youth and families, in order to promote healthy families.

May 23 - May 25, 2014

Leech Lake Memorial Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: Cass Lake, MN. Next to Palace Casino
Info: 218-335-8200 -Email-

May 25 - May 26, 2014

15th Annual Memorial Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: Rice Lake, MN. Pow Wow Grounds
Info: 218-368-1163 218-533-0475

May 30, 2014

AIMS Powwow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 Third St E.
Directions: We are located on the corner of 3rd Street and Earl. Bus #63 (Sunray - Grand Avenue) runs approximately every 20 minutes. Also, you can take the #74 (46th Street Station - Randolph - W 7th - E 7th - Sunray) on Minnehaha and 3rd Street (approximately 5 blocks north on 3rd Street).
Info: 651-767-8100 (651) 778-3100 -Website-
Additional Info: Pow wow goes from 6 PM to 8 PM.

June 10 - June 22, 2014

10th Annual Waa Wiye Gaa Maag* - Traditional

Location: S-Lake, MN. Pow Wow Grounds
Info: 218-760-7955 218-308-3680 -Email-

June 13 - June 15, 2014

146th Annual White Earth Celebration* - Traditional

Location: White Earth, MN. Tribal Grounds
Info: 800-950-3248 -Email- -Website-

June 20 - June 22, 2014

Lake Vermilion Traditional Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Tower, MN. Lake Vermilion Pow Wow grounds
Directions: 1610 Farm Rd South
Info: Tracey Dagen 218-780-1478 218-753-7862 -Email-
MC(s): George Strong & Terry Goodsky
AD(s): Thomas helgerson
Host Drum(s): Lake Vermilion Singers & Burntside Lake Singers
Cost: none
Additional Info: Canoe Races Saturday 9 - 5 Grand Entry Saturday 1 & 7 pm Feast 5 pm Grand Entry Sunday 1 pm

June 27, 2014

Minneapolis American Indian Center Circle of Generations Monthly Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue.
Info: Mi-zi-way Desjarlait 612-879-1785 -Email- -Website-
Additional Info: 6-8 PM. Circle of Generations goal is to restore some of the traditional systems of social support and cultural connections for children, youth and families, in order to promote healthy families.

July 4 - July 6, 2014

Leech Lake 4th of July Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: Cass Lake, MN. Next to Palace Casino
Info: 218-308-3120 or 218-308-3680 -Email-
Host Drum(s): TC Boys & Big Red

July 25, 2014

Minneapolis American Indian Center Circle of Generations Monthly Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center, 1530 East Franklin Avenue.
Info: Mi-zi-way Desjarlait 612-879-1785 -Email- -Website-
Additional Info: 6-8 PM. Circle of Generations goal is to restore some of the traditional systems of social support and cultural connections for children, youth and families, in order to promote healthy families.

July 26 - July 27, 2014

16th Annual Onigum* - Traditional

Location: Onigum, MN. Pow Wow Grounds
Info: 218-547-2270 or 218-308-3680 -Email-

July 26 - July 27, 2014

15th Annual Pipestone Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: Pipestone, MN. Moore Park
Info: 605-594-3851 -Email- -Website-

August 15 - August 17, 2014

48th Annual Mille Lacs* - Traditional

Location: Mille Lacs, MN. Iskigamizigan Pow-wow Grounds
Info: 320-532-7517 -Email-

August 15 - August 17, 2014

Shakopee Mdewakanton Wacipi* - Contest

Location: Prior Lake, MN. Pow Wow Grounds
Info: 952-445-8900 or 952-496-6160 -Website-
MC(s): Danny Seaboy & Wallace Coffey
AD(s): Jauquin Hamilton-Youngbird & Rusty Gillette
Host Drum(s): Mazakute & Wahpekute
Additional Info: Grand entry: Friday 7 PM, Saturday 1 PM & 7 PM, Sunday 1 PM.

August 22 - August 24, 2014

33rd Annual Cha Cha Bah Ning* - Traditional

Location: Inger, MN. Pow Wow Grounds
Info: 218-659-2995 or 218-308-3680 -Email-

September 12 - September 14, 2014

Mendota's Welcome Home Traditional Wacipi (Pow Wow} - Traditional

Location: Mendota Heights, MN. St Peter's Church 1405 Sibley Memorial Hwy 55150
Info: Sharon Lennartson 651-452-4141 612-913-1903 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): Mitch Walking Elk
AD(s): Windy Down Wind
Host Drum(s): tbd
Cost: free, or $5.00 donation
Contest Info: Not a contest, we are a small traditional Wacipi (Pow Wow)
Additional Info: More information coming later

September 19 - September 21, 2014

Mahkato 42nd Annual Wacipi - Traditional

Location: Mankato, MN. Land of Memories Park
Info: Dave Braveheart 507-514-5088 -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-

September 19 - September 21, 2014

17th Annual Battle Point Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: Battle Point, MN. Pow Wow Grounds
Info: 218-760-3127 or 218-308-3680 -Email-

November 27 - November 29, 2014

Thanksgiving Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. American Indian Center
Info: 612-799-0776 -Email-

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