Pow Wows in California | California Powwow Calendar

Pow Wows in California | California Powwow Calendar

Pow Wows in California | California Powwow Calendar

The California Pow Wow Calendar has all the details you need to plan your next trip. Our Native American event calendar is provided to you by PowWows.com. Check back often for updated powwow information. We add and edit details of events every day. Please be sure to check with the committee for the event for specific details.


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Celebrating Our Existence Pow Wow 2022 **CANCELLED**

Oct 22 - Santa Ana CA

October 22, 2022 Save the Date! Celebrating Our Existence Pow Wow 2022 Time:  Dawn to Dusk

20th Annual Veterans Appreciation and Heritage Pow Wow 2022

Nov 12 - Nov 13, 2022 - South Gate CA

November 12-13, 2022 Saturday 10:00am - 8:00pm Sunday 10:00am - 6:00pm Grand Entry 1:00pm Veteran Resource Programs Veterans Roll Call All dancers & drums welcome....

25th Annual Wildhorse Pow Wow 2023

Feb 4 - Feb 5, 2023 -

February 4-5, 2023 *Native American Dancing and Singing* ~Native American Arts/Crafts & Food~ --*Free Admission*-- Held at Leuzinger High School. Saturday 11:00 A.M. - 9:00...

Yuba Sutter Winter Pow Wow 2023

Feb 18 - Marysville CA

February 18, 2023 11 am to 6 pm Open Gourd @ 11 am Grand Entry @ Noon Everyone Welcome - Free Entry All Dancers Welcome...

University of Redlands Pow Wow 2023

Mar 25 - Redlands CA

SAVE THE DATE March 25, 2023 University of Redlands Quad Grand Entries: Saturday 1pm & 7pm.  Join Native Student Programs at the University of Redlands...

San Diego State University Pow Wow 2023

Apr 8 - San Diego CA

April 8, 2023 The San Diego State University Pow Wow, established in 1971, is held each year during the month of April and includes live...

Cal Poly Humboldt California Indian BIG TIME & Social Gathering 2023

Apr 8 - Arcata CA

Saturday, April 8, 2023 Honoring and celebrating California Native Traditions through songs, games, resources, arts & crafts, and building community. Located on the Cal Poly...

48th Annual UC Davis Pow Wow 2023

Apr 8 - Davis CA

Join us for the 48th Annual UC Davis Powwow on Saturday, April 8th, 2023 at the UC Davis Quad from 11 am - 8 pm....

California State University Dominguez Hills 10th Annual Pow Wow 2023

Apr 22 - Apr 23, 2023 - Carson CA

California State University Dominguez Hills 10th Annual Native American Indian Pow Wow 2023 - Honoring the Indigenous Peoples of the Americas April 22-23, 2023 Saturday...

29th Annual Ohlone "Big Time" Gathering & Pow Wow 2023

Apr 28 - Apr 30, 2023 - Pomona CA

April 28-30, 2023 Friday 6:00pm - 10:00pm Saturday 11:00am - 10:00pm Sunday 10:00am - Dusk Head Man:  Steven Jon Garcia Head Woman:  Christa McGowan Head...

Great Oak High School Youth and Social Pow Wow 2023

Apr 29 - Temecula CA

April 29, 2023 Save the date! Located on the Great Oak High School baseball field Grand Entry:  1:00pm

52nd Annual Stanford Pow Wow 2023

May 12 - May 14, 2023 - Stanford CA

52nd Annual Stanford Pow Wow will be on May 12-14, 2023 (Mothers Day weekend).   Please visit the website for more information and updates as they...

28th Annual Mariposa Pow Wow Chi-Tock-Kote-U-Pu 2023

May 13 - May 14, 2023 - Mariposa CA

May 13-14, 2023 Once a year the America Indian Council of Mariposa County of the Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation organizes a traditional Native American celebration....

Balboa Park Pow Wow 2023

May 13 - May 14, 2023 - San Diego CA

May 13-14, 2023 35th Annual Balboa Park Pow Wow in beautiful Balboa Park, San Diego. This is a social pow wow but there will be...

Cal Poly Pomona Honoring Mother Earth Pow Wow 2023

May 13 - Pomona CA

May 13, 2023 11:00am - 10:00pm MC: Walter Ahhaitty AD: Adam Loya Head Man: Gene Webster Jr. Head Boy: Julius Phoenix Head Woman: Larissa Bohay...

Big Sandy Rancheria 22nd Annual Pow Wow & Gathering 2023

May 20 - May 21, 2023 - Auberry CA

May 20-21, 2023 Saturday Schedule: Gourd Dancing 11:00am Grand Entry 12:00pm Gourd Dancing 6:00pm Grand Entry 7:00pm Hand Game Tournament 2:00pm (Register Saturday at 1:00pm)...

UC San Diego 12th Annual Pow Wow 2023

May 20 - La Jolla CA

Save the Date!  Saturday May 20, 2023 Open Gourd Dance 11:00am Grand Entry 12:00pm Bird Singing 4:00pm

Redbird's 21st Children of Many Colors Intertribal Pow Wow 2023

Jun 2 - Jun 4, 2023 - Oxnard CA

June 2-4, 2023 Friday evening open flute circle and vendor set/up preview Intertribal powwow Saturday and Sunday. Gourd dance (three sessions) Veteran's honoring Dancer feed...

16th Annual Dancing Feathers Youth Pow Wow 2023

Jun 10 - San Francisco CA

June 10, 2023 10:00am - 6:00pm Friendship House Association of American Indian’s Youth Program is hosting their 16th Annual Dancing Feathers Youth Powwow in San...

32nd Annual Gathering 2023 California Indian Basketweavers' Association

Jun 30 - Jul 2, 2023 - Middletown CA

To preserve, promote and perpetuate California Indian basketry traditions while providing a healthy physical, social, spiritual and economic environment for basketweavers. Dates: June 30 -...

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