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Powwow on the Plateau Honoring All Survivors sponsored by: Native American Turtle Clan Association and will be held at: Cumberland County Complex (Ball Field). No contest powwow. Admission Fee: Adults $6.00 Kid's 5-16 $3.00 Seniors 55 and up #3.00. Booths and fees: total craft vendors 25 10x10 $85.00 10x20 $125.00. total food vendors 2 $175.00ea. Have one food vendor left. Fresh Indian Frybread, Taco's Buffalo & Elk burgers Plus Traditional Indian Foods offered by Native Sisters Foods. Comments: Free primitive camping on site. NO HOOK-UPS, NO ELECTRICTY, Port-a-potties on site. Directions: I-40 to exit 317, go north 3 1/2 miles, turn right at Taco Bell. Go to the stop sign and turn right. Powwow grounds will be on the right in the Scoccer field. Signs will be posted. General contact name: Linda 931- 787-0744 or 931-544-4908 firstname.lastname@example.org Vendor Contact: Linda 931-544-4908 email@example.com Other contacts: Mary 931-787-0744
9th Clinton Farms Native Festival sponsored by: Native Heart inc.501c3 and will be held at: Clinton Farms Nature Preserve. No contest festival. Admission Fee: Adults $5, Seniors $3 5-12 $3 below 5 free. MC: Steve Mansfield. HM: "Smitty " Smith. HL: TBA. AD: Maggot. VD: Poppa Jim Webb/joey Pierce. Host Southern Drum: Dog River. Invited drums: all invited. Entertainment: Javier Cordova,Aztec Dancers. Ryan Little Eagle flute. Booths and fees: 20-25 vendors $125 fee. one food vendor-filled. Directions: exit 30 off I-20 south to second light turn right on ephesus church rd follow approx 2 mile to park on right. zip code 30187. General contact name: Joey Pierce/Janell Wilder 770-296-3097 firstname.lastname@example.org Vendor Contact: same as above
May 31-June 02/13
1st Annual All Veterans Tribute Festival sponsored by: Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1015, City of Crossville, Standing Stone American Indian Cultural Center and will be held at: Community Complex ( Fair Grounds) 1398 Livingston Rd, Crossville TN. No contest festival. Total Prizes: Luck of the Draw. Admission Fee: Gate: $5.00 adult $3.00 kids under 12. Dancers- register for LOD- $5.00. MC: Harlan Richardson. HM: Daily Pick. HL: Daily Pick. AD: John Magot. VD: KipperLynn BearCrowe Poore. Host Southern Drum: NaMaWoChi. Invited drums: All drums welcome. Entertainment: Friday night & Saturday night Concerts featuring Classic, Country and Gospel music. Live entertainment all day long in main building. Booths and fees: 3 Food Vendors ( filled) 250.00. 15- 10 x 10 $100 up (inside or outside) 10- 10 x 20 $150 up(inside or outside) Some spaces left- please contact ASAP.
Comments: A Tribute to All Veterans of All Conflicts. Something for everyone as we honor and thank our brave service men & women.Join us as we celebrate the heroes who fought for our freedom. Concerts, vendors, military displays,Military re-enactments, Native American crafters and demonstrators. Pow Wow Drums and dancers, special area for the kids!! UPDATES: HOST DRUM: NAMAWOCHI. MC- HARLAN RICHARDSON. HEAD VETERAN- KipperLynn BearCrowe Poore. HM & HL- DAILY PICK. LUCK OF THE DRAW!! GET READY TO DANCE!! May 31-June 2nd, 2013 at the Cumberland County Complex, Crossville Tn. SHOWERS CAMPING AVAILALE ON THE GROUNDS. Host Hotel- Super 8 of Monterey. Contact: 931-584-0070. Mention Pow Wow to get the discount. HOSTED BY VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA CHAPTER 1015 CROSSVILLE, TN.
Directions: 1398 Livingston Rd Crossville, TN
General contact name: Dana Sappier 9312878297 email@example.com Vendor Contact: June Roberts 931-287-5690 firstname.lastname@example.org Other contacts: Buck Carr-931-260-5033 Robert Redhawk Eldridge-865-360-4359 www.cpvva.org
Bon Aqua (west of Nashville), TN
12th Annual Native Moccasins Rock sponsored by: Native American Ministries, TN Conference United Methodist Church and will be held at: Lake Benson. Cultural performance. Admission Fee: $75.00 for weekend, includes housing and 5 meals. Other day rates available. HM: Grady Jones. HL: Sheila Jones. Booths and fees: Vendors are from our leadership. Other vendors-$50.00+ 10% of sales. Comments: This event features a choice of 3 interactive workshops, music, dance, speakers and closing prayer circle. Directions: 6200 Hwy 100, Bon Aqua, TN. General contact name: Mary T Newman 615-695-2760 NMR@tnumc.com Vendor Contact: Mary T Newman; 1-800-403-5795 NMR@tnumc.com
20th Annual Trail of Tears Pow-wow, Florence, AL sponsored by: 20th Annual Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride through the Trail of Tears Remembrance Association, Inc www.trailoftears-remembrance.org and will be held at: McFarland Park on Florence Blvd. Festival/Powwow w/Contest. Total Prizes: $1000-Drum. Admission Fee: None. MC: Gary Thunderwolf. HM: Jay West. HL: Angel Gray. AD: Chief Two Bulls. VD: Cyde Maize. Invited drums: All drums are welcome. Booths and fees: Traders welcome--required city license fee only. Comments: RV park on premises--call for costs. Host hotel: Holiday Inn Express at 180 Etta gray Street 35630 phone; 256-246-2200. Other hotels: Comfort Inn: 256-740-0444. Hampton Inn: 256-764-8888. Directions: McFarland Park on Florence Blvd. General contact name: Charlie Shaerer. 423-942-8701 email@example.com Vendor Contact: Cecil Brill 205-221-3873 Other contacts: cell phone number for Cecil Brill 205-471-2493
Cumberland Plateau 12th Annual Powwow sponsored by: Indigenous Intertribal Corp and will be held at: Putnam County Fairgrounds. No contest powwow. Admission Fee: Adults: $6.00
Kid's: 5 to 16 $3.00 Seniors 55 and up $3.00. Entertainment: More info coming soon. Booths and fees: Total craft vendors 25 10x10 $85.00 10x20 $125.00 Two food vendors (Both are taken)
A few spaces available, call for info. Comments: Primitive camping, NO-HOOK UPS, No ELECTRICITY, Cold showers and indoor bathrooms. More info on our head staff coming soon !! Directions: I-40 to exit 287,turn north. Turn left on Veterans Drive, fairgrounds will be on the right. Signs will be posted. General contact name: Linda Veal 931-544-4908 firstname.lastname@example.org Vendor Contact: Linda or Carol 931-544-4908/372-0495 email@example.com
Chattahoochee River Park Pow Wow sponsored by: City of Chattahoochee and will be held at: Chattahoochee River Park Landing 269 River Landing Rd. Chattahoochee, Fl 32324. Festival/Powwow w/Contest. Admission Fee: Free. MC: Bill Truax. HM: Jesse Stambaugh. HL: Shannon Truax. AD: Lester Scroggins. VD: Terrell Anquoe. Invited drums: All Drums Invited. Booths and fees: Total Number of Vendor - 25 21 - Traders - $125.00 - Space Available. Food Booths - none available. Comments: Drum Compitition, Free Primitive Camping. Directions: 269 River Landing Rd. Chattahoochee, Fl. 32324. General contact name: Bill Truax / Debra Hicks-Smith 850-209-7083 / 850-277-1026. firstname.lastname@example.org Vendor Contact: Debra Hicks-Smith 850-277-1026 email@example.com
Dade City, FL
Silverhawk Native American Flute Gathering sponsored by: Pasco County Parks and Recreation Dept. and will be held at: Withlacoochee River Park. Festival/Powwow No Contest. Admission Fee: $5.00 per vehicle. MC: Phil Penne. Invited drums: Sacred Thunder. Entertainment: Non stop entertainment all weekend. Flute players, singers, story tellers, etc. Booths and fees: List Total Number of Vendor and Food Booths and Booth Fees. 30 vendors….$60 booth fee. www.silverhawkflutegathering.com/Home.html Withlacoochee River Park:Opens 9:00 am Saturday. Opening ceremony at 10:00 am. Closes 6:00 pm Sunday. $5.00 per vehicle for admission and parking. There is a county park fee for camping and electric. Vendors, crafts, Native American style flutes, blankets, Painted Ponies, Native American food, ice cream, kettle corn, Native American leather clothing, etc), nonstop entertainment all weekend (flute players, story tellers, singers, didge players, etc.) 1800s settlement, trails thru the woods along the river, Saturday evening Friendship Fire (flute playing, drumming, singing, story telling, fellowship), American Indian Christian Circle Sunday at closing. A grassroots gathering in the country. Camping on the grounds. Motels 15 min away in Dade City. A family event, No Drugs or Alcohol allowed! Come join us for a wonderful weekend. This is a gathering, a music event. I have been told this is one of the friendliest events around. Public welcome. Directions: 4 1/2 miles east of Dade City on River Rd. Directions in Mapquest. General contact name: Dock Green Silverhawk 813-763-2118 firstname.lastname@example.org Vendor Contact: Dock Green Silverhawk 813-763-2118 email@example.com Other contacts: www.silverhawkflutegathering.com