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25th Running Water Powwow - Cherokee Homecoming sponsored by: Native American Preservation Association of Georgia, Inc. and will be held at: Ridge Ferry Park. Festival/Powwow w/Contest. Total Prizes: 5k. Admission Fee: Age 13-64 $7:12 under and 65 over FREE. MC: Richard D Bird. HM: Bullett Standingdeer. HL: Nicole Williams. AD: Jamie Pheasant. Host Southern Drum: Bird Choppers Bird Family. Invited drums: All Drums welcome. Entertainment: Contest Powwow. Total Prizes: 5K. Adm: $ 7. Children 12 & under FREE.
MC: Richard Bird. Dave Trezak, Vickie Hutto, Aztec Dancers, Yellowhorse, Dale Arrowood and his Birds of Prey, J.J. Kent and Ryan Little Eagle. Booths and fees: 47 vendors @ $180.4 Food Booths @ $300. Comments: 25th Annual Running Water Powwow - Cherokee Homecoming and Ripe Corn Festival, on the banks of the Oostanaula River. Honor Guard: Native American Warrior Society; Host Motel: Days Inn, 1-706-295-0400. Powwow is located on Riverside Parkway in front of the Chieftains Museum - Major Ridge Home,in Rome, GA.
Directions: Directions: From Atlanta, I-75 N to Cartersville (Exit 290). Take GA 20 W (US 411 S) to Rome, in Rome turn right at GA SR Loop 1 (East Rome Bypass) follow GA Loop 1 to Riverside Parkway, turn left. From Chattanooga, I-75 S to Calhoun (Exit 312). Take GA 53 to Rome, in Rome, turn right at GA SR Loop 1 (North Rome Bypass) to Riverside Parkway, turn left. Follow Riverside Parkway past Chieftains Museum,powwow will be on your right. General contact name: Frank Blair 706-509-8119 / 706-676-3463 FMBlair@aol.com Vendor Contact: Frank Blair: 706-509-8119 / 706-676-3463 FMBlair@aol.com Other contacts: www.runningwaterpowwow.com
AAIWV Clemenceau Brown Fox Allen Memorial Pow Wow sponsored by: Appalachian American Indians of WV and will be held at: Camp Shepperd, Gandeeville, WV. No contest powwow. Admission Fee: No Admission Fee, free to public. MC: Danny Two Eagles Herrerra. Host Northern Drum: Mother Earth Beat. Invited drums: Yellow Thunder Singers. ALL DRUMS WELCOME! Booths and fees: Vendor Booths open
10x10 = $100 sale $75 10x15 = $125 sale $100 10X20 = $150 sale $125 Food Booth = $250. Directions: Camp Shepperd Camp Shepperd Lane Gandeeville, WV off exit 19 I-79 toward Spencer General contact name: Michael Smith 304-516-2690 email@example.com Vendor Contact: Lori Glover firstname.lastname@example.org Other contacts: Vendor contact 304-864-0563 (Lori)
14th Annual Buffalo River Pow Wow sponsored by: Spotted Horse Trading Co. and will be held at: Pow Wow Grounds. No contest powwow. Admission Fee: Adults $5.00,Seniors 62+ $3.00, Children 5-12 $3.00, Under 5 Free. MC: Cecil Brill. HM: TBA. HL: TBA. AD: Clyde Maize. VD: TBA. Host Northern Drum: TBA. Host Southern Drum: TBA. Invited drums: All drums invited. Entertainment: Native American flute music, Demonstrations: Flint arrowhead making, Bow & arrow, tomahawk & spear throwing. Booths and fees: 1 Food vendor and 17 craft vendors. Still have craft vendor spaces available. Directions: 1690 Airport Ridge Rd. Off I-40 take exit 143 to South 21 miles to Linden, turn West on Hwy 412, through town to top of hill to Airport Ridge Rd. turn left and go 1.6 miles to pow wow on right. General contact name: Ray Benge 931-589-9628 email@example.com Vendor Contact: Sharron Benge firstname.lastname@example.org, ph: 931-589-9628
Cumberland Plateau 13th Annual Powwow sponsored by: Indigenous Intertribal and Native American Turtle Clan Association and will be held at: Putnam County Fairgrounds. No contest powwow. Admission Fee: Adults: $6.00 Children: $3.00 (under 4 free) Seniors: $2.00 55 and up. MC: Bert “Iron Turtle” Cox. Booths and fees: Total vendor spaces is 25. Room for Two food Vendors. 10x10 space $85.00, 10x20 $125.00
Food $175.00. There are a few spaces left. Directions: I-40 to exit 287, go north. Take a left on Veterans Drive. Go ¼ mile and Fairgrounds is on the right. Signs will be posted. General contact name: Linda 931-544-4908. Vendor Contact: 931-544-4908 email@example.com
12th Euharlee Veterans Powwow sponsored by: Joey Pierce Native Heart inc. and will be held at: Frankie Harris Park. No contest powwow. Admission Fee: $5.00 parking fee per car. HM: Smitty Smith. HL: Dana Campbell. AD: Maggot. VD: WWII vet Poppa James Webb. Host Southern Drum: Dog River. Invited drums: All. Entertainment: Javier Alfero Aztecs Sun. Birds of PREY. Nammy winner Ryan Little Eagle flute. Booths and fees: List Total Number of Vendor and Food Booths and Booth Fees. vendors 20 by Invitation. Event in support of veterans well being and recovery from all eras. General contact name: Janell Wilder 770-296-3097 firstname.lastname@example.org Vendor Contact: Janell or Joey 770-296-3097 email@example.com
The 3rd Annual Oka’Chaffa Indian Festival sponsored by: Rolling Thunder Enterprises and will be held at: New Savannah Bluff Lock & Dam Park. Festival/Powwow w/Contest. Admission Fee: Adults (13 & Up) $10 Children (6-12) $5 5 years and under FREE. Host Northern Drum: Red Boyz. Invited drums: All drums welcome. Entertainment: Host Drum: Red Boyz. Guest Drums Welcome. Veterans Dance on Saturday. Exhibition & Limited Competition Dancing Native Dancing, Singing, Drumming (No Hobbyist Dancers) Daily Feast for Dancers & Singers Arts & Crafts, Native Cuisine, Living Tipi Village Jim Sawgrass: Muscogee Creek Encampment Katrina Fisher: Northern Cree Lifestyle Primitive skills: Buck Windsor, Richie Taylor Live Buffalo, Warriors on Horseback, Aztec Dance Company Get Swamp-wise with the Legendary Okefenokee Joe Wildlife displays, Kids Activities Native Flute Music and Storytellers Audience Participation & Much, Much More! Everyone Welcome - Rain or Shine Event NOTE: Acts are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances. Booths and fees: 30- vendor booths $275 5- food vendors $400 2- snack foods $300 Directions: New Savannah Bluff Lock & Dam Park 1853 Lock and Dam Rd Augusta, GA 30906. General contact name: Ruby Wolfe 770-735-6275. firstname.lastname@example.org Vendor Contact: Chipa Wolfe email@example.com