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.

Please check with the contact information before traveling,
to avoid problems with changes or inaccuracies in these listings.

April 29, 2023

26th Annual Osseo Area Schools Indian Education Day Powwow/Wacipi - Traditional

Location: Osseo, MN. Osseo Middle School
Info: Ethan Neerdaels 763.315.9795 x27168 -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Ricky White
AD(s): Miziway Desjarlait
Host Drum(s): Hoka Hey
Cost: Free

April 29, 2023

50th CIS Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Bemidji, MN. Bemidji State University
Info: 218-755-2141 -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Wes Jourdain
AD(s): Rodney Johnson Jr.
Host Drum(s): Little Bear Singers

April 29, 2023

Ziigwan Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Cloquet, MN. Cloquet Middle School, 2001 Washington Ave.
Info: Shirley Minor 218-878-3093 -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Frank Goodwin
AD(s): Jaimie Petite
Additional Info: Grand Entry 1 & 6 PM.

April 30, 2023

3rd Annual Ziigwan Round Dance - Traditional

Location: Onamia, MN. New DI Community Center, 18458 Minobimaadizi Loop
Info: Nick Cash 320-630-3332 -Pow wow flier-
Additional Info: 2:00 to 7:00 PM. Honorarum for the first 20 registered singers

May 6, 2023

Honoring our Graduates Powwow - Traditional

Location: Rochester , MN. 1420 11th Ave SE
Directions: Will take place inside Mayo High school Gym.
Info: Amelia Cordell 507-328-3723 -Email-
MC(s): Jake LittleJohn
AD(s): Randy Gresczyk
Host Drum(s): Spirit Boy and Meskwaki Nation
Cost: Free
Contest Info: Jingle Dress special, Tiny-Tot special, Mens Traditional and Womens Traditional contest, and Two Man Hand Drum contest.
Additional Info: Honorarium for first 100 dancers and small honorarium for additional drum groups.

May 6, 2023

Robbinsdale Area Schools Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Plymouth, MN. Armstrong High School, 10635 36th Ave. N.
MC(s): Bradley Harrington
AD(s): Eric Anderson
Host Drum(s): Hoka He
Additional Info: Grand Entry 1 & 7 PM. Indian taco dinner provided by Powwow Grounds 5-6 PM.

May 13 - May 14, 2023

Little Earth Mothers Day Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Cedar Field

May 13 - May 14, 2023

White Earth Mothers Day Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Mahnomen, MN. Shooting Star Event Center, 777 Casino Road
Info: Orville "Caster" Bower 218-204-0679 -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Brandon Bowstring, Dave Northbird
AD(s): Lucas Hisgun R. & Jimmy Uran Jr.
Host Drum(s): Iron Boy, co-host Smokey Hill
Additional Info: Grand entries: 1 & 7 PM. Feast 5 PM. Drum split $4,000, no drum hopping.

May 13, 2023

Elders Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Grand Portage, MN. Grand Portage Community Center, 75 Upper Road
Info: Brittney Anderson 218-370-1291 -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Jim Mishquat
AD(s): Brandon Deshampe Morrison
Host Drum(s): Stone Bridge Singers
Additional Info: Grand Entries 1 & 7 PM. Feast 5 PM.

May 20, 2023

St. Louis Park Public Schools Community Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Louis Park, MN. ROC (Recreation Outdoor Center)
Additional Info: Noon to 6 PM. Grand entry 1 PM.

May 26 - May 28, 2023

Memorial Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Cass Lake, MN. Veterans Memorial Pow Wow Grounds

June 3, 2023

Columbia Heights Public Schools Annual Community Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Columbia Heights, MN. CHHS Football Field, 1400 49th Ave. NE
Info: 763-528-4729 -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Jerry Dearly
AD(s): Shawnee Hunt
Host Drum(s): Hoka Hey, Invited drum: Mississippi Ojibwe

June 16 - June 18, 2023

Grand Celebration Hinckley - Contest

Location: Hinckley, MN. Grand Casino Hinckley
Info: Trsha Moose 320-982-0959
MC(s): Terry Fiddler & Josh Aytchenum
AD(s): Darrel Goodwill & Percy Benjamin
Additional Info: Grand Entries: Friday 7 PM, Saturday 1 & 7 PM, Sunday 1 PM.

June 16 - June 18, 2023

Waa wiye Gaa Maag (Round Lake) Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: S. Lake, MN.

June 23 - June 25, 2023

Lake Vermilion Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Tower, MN. Lake Vermilion Pow Wow Grounds
Info: Muriel Deegan 218-750-7772 or Tracey 218-780-1478 -Email- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Terry Goodsky
AD(s): Corey Goodbird
Host Drum(s): Lake Vermilion Singers & Night Sky Singers
Additional Info: Friday warm ups. Saturday grand entry 1 & 7 PM, Sunday 1 PM.

June 23 - June 25, 2023

Leech Lake Days Pow Wow - Contest

Location: Cass Lake, MN. Veterans Memorial Pow Wow Grounds

July 14 - July 16, 2023

Mii Gwitch Mahnomen Days Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Ball Club, MN.

July 21 - July 23, 2023

Onigum Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Onigum, MN.

August 11 - August 13, 2023

Rendezvous Days Celebration Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Grand Portage, MN.
Additional Info: First 15 drums will be paid.

August 18 - August 20, 2023

57th Annual Mille Lacs Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Mille Lacs, MN.

August 25 - August 27, 2023

Cha Cha Bah Ning Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Inger, MN.

September 8 - September 10, 2023

Mendota Traditional 26th Annual Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Mendota Heights, MN. St Peters Church
Info: Sharon Elizabeth Lennartson 952 239 9969 651-452-4141 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): TBA
AD(s): TBA
Host Drum(s): TBA
Cost: Free $10.00 donation for button
Contest Info: Dancers payout depends on the grants we get.
Additional Info: Mostly a traditional Pow Wow, with a few competition dances. Not including the host and cohost drum. Each additional drum get $400.00. Must signup early by Sept 1st,2023.

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