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February 13, 2015

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 E Third St.
Info: 612-396-5365 -Website-
Additional Info: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

March 13, 2015

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 E Third St.
Info: 612-396-5365 -Website-
Additional Info: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM

March 14 - March 15, 2015

17th Annual Cherish the Children Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. Central High School
Info: 651-227-4184 -Website-
Host Drum(s): Oyate Teca

March 28, 2015

7th Annual Augsburg Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Si Melby Gymnasium, 715 23rd Ave. S.
Info: Director of AISSP 612-330-1144 -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-
Cost: Free Admission, all are welcome.
Additional Info: Augsburg Indigenous Student Association and American Indian Student Services invites you to join us at our. . . 7thTraditional Powwow. There will be no feast this year. Dinner on your own or concessions are available. Honorariums for registered dancers and drums. Dancer honorarium: Registered dancers only, must be in full regalia. Drum honorarium: Split for first 10 registered drum groups, 5 singer minimum, no drum hopping. Registration for drums and dancers starts at 11:00 AM – No pre-registration. Craft and informational vendors are welcome (no food vendors or colleges/universities). Space is limited, first-come, first-served. All vendors must complete application and get approved prior to coming. Email or call for more information. Download the 2015 Vendor Packet Here: http://web.augsburg.edu/aiss/Vendor%20Packet%202014.pdf

March 28, 2015

31st Annual Circle of Nations Indigenous Association Powwow - Traditional

Location: Morris, MN.
Info: 320-589-6097 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): Jerry Dearly
AD(s): Gus Claymore
Host Drum(s): Bad Nation

March 28, 2015

26th Annual Woodlands & High Plains Powwow - Traditional

Location: Moorhead, MN. Concordia College Moorhead: Memorial Auditorium
Directions: On the corner of 8th Street and 12th Avenue S, Moorhead, MN
Info: Susanna Lu 218-299-4519 -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-
MC(s): Mickey Hodges
AD(s): Tom Mason
Host Drum(s): Buffalo River
Cost: Free for WHPP College Students with ID, Children 5 and under, Drummers and Dancers in Regalia. $3 for youth (6-18) $ 5 for adults (19-54)
Contest Info: Hand Game Tournament: $50 team entrance fee Intertribal style for 3-5 team members Prizes awarded to 1st and 2nd place winners.
Additional Info: Doors Open: 12:30PM - 10:00PM Grand Entries: 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Free meal provided at 5:00 PM Payouts Available: Registered Dancers, First 10 Drums (no drum hopping) Registration open from: 10:45AM-12:45PM

March 28, 2015

Circle of Generations Monthly Pow Wow* - Traditional

Location: Mi, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center
Info: 612-879-1785 -Email- -Website-

April 4, 2015

The Sanford Center Bemijigamaag Powwow - Traditional

Location: Bemidji, MN. The Sanford Center - 1111 Event Center Drive, NE
Info: Darryl Northbird 218-335-4457 -Email- -Website- -Pow wow flier-
Host Drum(s): The Young Kingbird Singers
Cost: Free

April 10, 2015

Remember the Elders - Traditional

Location: Shakopee, MN. Shakopee
Directions: Veterans Memorial Park, Shakopee,MN 3pm to 7pm
Info: Maria 952-300-8074
Additional Info: Remember the Elders Angelique Skaya, Margaret, John E. Cermak The U.S. Government recognized this family for their loyalty to the U.S. Federal government in time frame in the 1800's and now. This family today has been disregarded from their native people, and government due to greed, We want to dance, have food and gather in remembrance of our Elders.

April 11, 2015

Augsburg Fairview Academy 2nd Annual Powwow - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Minneapolis American Indian Center
Info: Liz Saunby 612-294-1016 -Email- -Website-
Cost: Free
Additional Info: Honorariums for registered dancers only, must be in regalia. First 8 registered drum groups with at least 5 singer minimum present at the time of registration with receive $200, no drum hopping.

April 11, 2015

22nd Annual St. Cloud State University Spring Powwow - Traditional

Location: St. Cloud, MN. Halenbeck Hall North Gym, St. Cloud State University Campus
Directions: http://www.stcloudstate.edu/campusmap/driving.aspx https://www.google.com/maps/@45.5398432,-94.1524112,15z
Info: Jim Knutson-Kolodzne 320-308-5447 320-308-5449 -Email- -Website-
Additional Info: Grand Entries: 1 & 7pm Meal: 5pm Honorariums for registered dancers only, must be in regalia. Open to the Public!

May 2, 2015

Powwow for Hope: Dancing for Life, Love & Hope - Traditional

Location: Minneapolis, MN. Base Camp Facility, Fort Snelling
Directions: DRIVING DIRECTIONS (OR take the Blue Line Light Rail Transit--Shuttles will be available): From I-94 going West: Merge onto 1-35E S to MN-5 W/7th St W, Take exit toward Bloomington Rd, Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Fort Snelling, Turn left onto Bloomington Rd. Take 1st right onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right. From I-94 going East: Exit 234A and merge onto MN-55 E/Hiawatha Ave. Continue straight onto Minnehaha Ave. Turn Right onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right. From I-35 going North: Follow I-35W N and onto MN-62 E. Take exit toward Bloomington Rd/Fort Snelling Historic Site. Merge onto Minnehaha Ave. Turn onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right. From I-35 going South: Take I-35E S to MN-5 W/7th St W. Take exit toward Bloomington Rd, Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Fort Snelling, Turn left onto Bloomington Rd. Take 1st right onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right.
Info: 612-314-4848 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): TBA
AD(s): TBA
Host Drum(s): TBA
Cost: Open to the Public! Free Admission!
Additional Info: 1:00 pm First Grand Entry 5:00 pm Feast 6:30 pm Second Grand Entry 9:00 pm Closing Ceremony

May 7, 2015

Fond du Lac Ojibwe School Ziigwan Pow Wow 2015 - Traditional

Location: Cloquet, MN. 49 University Road
Info: Ms. DeFoe 218-878-7239 218-878-7276 -Email- -Website-
MC(s): TBA
AD(s): TBA
Host Drum(s): FDL Ojibwe School Singers
Cost: Free
Contest Info: Men's Traditional Special Women's Old Style Jingle Dress Special Spot Dance Special
Additional Info: 1:00 Grand Entry 5:00 to 6:00 Meal 6:00 to 7:00 Hand drum Contest 7:00 Grand Entry 9:00 Close up Vendors call 218-878-7239 for more information or email mariadefoe@fdlrez.com

May 29, 2015

American Indian Magnet School Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: St. Paul, MN. 1075 E Third St.
Info: 612-396-5365 -Website-

June 19 - June 21, 2015

Lake Vermilion Traditional Pow Wow - Traditional

Location: Tower , MN. Lake Vermilion Pow Wow grounds
Directions: From the Cities Continue onto I-35 N about 109 miles Take exit 237 to merge onto MN-33 N toward Cloquet/Iron Range about 20 miles Take the JCT US 53 ramp From Duluth: Merge onto US-53 N about 47 miles Go thru Virginia north 4 miles Right Exit onto MN-169 N toward Ely about 18 miles Turn left onto Co Rd 77/Angus Rd – (2nd Left at intersection) about 2 miles Turn right onto Co Rd 104-Lake Vermilion Reservation Rd about another 3 miles Continue past Casino Entrance Take the 2nd right past the casino –Farm Pt Rd South (you’ll see four bigger bldgs-Wellness Ctr, Social Center, Old gym and Headstart-Log building) Behind the Vermilion Social Center & Vermilion Headstart is the Lake Vermilion Pow Wow grounds right on the lakeshore
Info: Muriel Deegan 218-750-7772 Tracey 218-780-1478 -Email-
MC(s): George Strong & Terry Goodsky
AD(s): Thomas Helgerson
Host Drum(s): Lake Vermilion Singers & Burntside Lake Singers
Additional Info: June 19th, Friday-warm ups June 20th, Saturday- Grand Entry 1 & 7 pm Feast 5 pm June 21st, Sunday-Grand Entry 1 pm

August 15 - August 16, 2015

6th Annual Chaske Cikala Wacipi - Traditional

Location: Chaska, MN. McKnight Park
Info: 952-448-6860

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