Saturday, June 3, 2017
Vendors Open 10:00 am
Children's activities 11:30 am
Grand Entry 1:00 pm
Graduation Honor Song 3:00 pm
Performance by Jody Gaskin 5:30 pm
Grand Entry 7:00 pm
Sunday, June 4, 2017
Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser 8:30 am
Pow Wow Auction 10:30 am
Vendors Open 11:00 am
Grand Entry 12:00 noon
Closing Ceremony 4:30 pm
We are looking for Native American vendors. Click the button below for the vendor letter and booth application. The deadline for applications isApril 30, 2017. Vendors must comply with the Native American Arts and Crafts Act. Food vendors are by invitation only.
The Native American Arts and Crafts Council was founded in 1989, for the purpose of preservation and promotion of the Michigan Woodland Indian Arts and Crafts.
Friday, June 2, 2017
Teachers and Home School families are invited to spend time at the Pow Wow on Friday. Beginning at 9:00 am, groups can rotate through 6 different activity stations to learn more about the Native Americans in the Great Lakes.
Visiting an Indian Village
Learn more about Native American Medicines
Make a craft to take home
Learn about Native American foods
Listen to a Storyteller
Watching Native Dance and Hear the songs
Join us as we celebrate our 15th annual Riverbank Traditional Pow Wow. A Pow Wow is a Native American Cultural event. We encourage all member of the community to come and learn more about Michigan's first people. There will be drumming and singing, dancing, arts and crafts vendors, and of course food!
This event has free admission. Bring your lawn chairs!
We are looking to increase our pool of volunteers for our program. If you are interested in participating as a volunteer. Please let us know! All volunteers of 4 or more hours will receive a free T-shirt!
To Participate in Education Day
Education Day activities are possible at a cost of $5 per student. Teachers and Chaperones are free. This fee includes all activities! If you are interested in bringing your class to the Educational Day, please contact:
Eva Menefee - firstname.lastname@example.org