Northland College is excited for the return of the annual powwow to campus! Grand entries will be at 1 and 7 p.m. out on the Campus Mall. This event is free and open to the public.
The Host Drum is Smokeytown, and the co-host is Bad River. This year’s powwwow will welcome Migizi Sullivan as emcee, Mike Demain as arena director, Josh Atcheynum and Sheena Cain as head dancers, and John Teller, Jr. as head veteran. The first ten drums will receive an honorarium.
Men’s Woodland Special—$1,000 in prize money
Women’s Jingle Special—$1,000 in prize money
Other specials to be announced.
In case of bad weather, we will move the powwow to the Kendrigan Gymnasium on campus.
This event is organized by the Northland College Indigenous Cultures Center and is sponsored by the Northland College Native American Student Association, Northland College Student Association, and Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.
The vendor contact is 715-682-1344.