49th Annual Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow (2019)
October 18, 2019 - October 19, 2019
Pow Wow Information
The 49th Annual Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow preserves the vibrant history of Native Americans in North Carolina. It’s a public celebration of Native American culture featuring dancing, drumming, and demonstrating their thriving spirit of resilience. The Pow Wow is held on the tribal grounds of the Waccamaw Siouan Tribe, located in the Buckhead Community of Bolton, North Carolina, October 18-19, 2019. Calling all Native American Dancers, Drummers and the public to attend.
The Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow is a two-day event, with over 3,000 visitors and spectators from across the United States in attendance. During the first half of day one over 500 area students attend workshops and learn of the local Native American Culture. The remaining portion of the day kicks off the two-day event, with Native American dancing and drumming. Day two begins with a Grand Parade at 11AM, recognizing tribal and local royalty from the region. At noon, the event kicks off the all-day finale of Native American dancing, drumming and shopping with Native American Traders. Come celebrate with us during this two-day event and taste the traditional foods of our ancestors and listen to the sounds of the vibrant culture.
The Waccamaw Siouan Tribe invites you to attend the 49th Annual Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow. After 2:00PM on Friday, October 18th, admission is $5.00. On Saturday, October 19th, admission is $8.00 and seniors (65 years and older) is $5.00. Children 4 years and under will be admitted free both days. Located at the Waccamaw Siouan Tribal Grounds, 7239 Old Lake Rd, Bolton, NC 28423. More information can be found on our website at www.waccamaw-siouan.com. You can also contact Reah Jacobs, Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow Committee Chair, at (910) 410-4070 or [email protected] for more pow wow information.
If you would like to register your students or school to participate in the Friday, October 18th, educational workshops contact Eric Graham, Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow School Day Chair, at [email protected]. The workshops are aligned with the standard course of study for North Carolina 4th grade students, although all ages are welcome to attend.
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Submitted by PowWow Calendar on: April 28, 2019