We welcome you to join this celebration of Native American heritage. We are humbled to host this gathering of First Americans here in Chase City, Virginia. Come spend a day or stay the weekend to enjoy this unique experience. May 11-13, 2018 10 Fairground Rd Chase City, VA 23924
As we gather in fellowship sharing American Indian Heritage Honoring the Earth Special Mothers Day Moments on Sunday
Each day we welcome tribal members of all Nations and honor Veterans. Elders share stories at nightly Bonfire on Friday & Saturday at dusk.
John "Blackfeather" Jeffries - Spokesman for the People- Occaneechi, Band of the Saponi Nation MC - Amelia Kay Richardson Oxendine Arena Director - Burke Lemons - Cherokee Host Drum- Yapatoko Guest Drum - TBA Head Male Dancer - Jeremy Womble Head Lady Dancer - Contessa Scott Storyteller -TBA
ALL NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES WELCOME *** INTERTRIBAL GATHERING Grand EntryAdmissions Saturday May 12, 2018 @ Noon Adults $10 weekend pass or $7 Daily Sunday May 13, 2018 @ 1 PM Children 12 & under/Sr $5 day/$10 weekend
Natural Weaponry and Primitive Skills Demonstrations Fry Breads, Buffalo Burgers, Saponi Stew and Indian Tacos
Among the talented artists, Harold LittleBirdfamous pottery, writer & songsmith, Cecky RopeloskiFine Arts,Richard Waller Native American Marketplace,Eddie Encinas Arts and More
John Blackfeather Jeffries, master of ceremonies and prefers to be known as spokesman for the people. He was Chief of Occaneechi, Band of the Saponi Nation. At a time when Occaneechi were known to be extinct, John Blackfeather and others helped bring attention to the very much alive nation of people in this area.
Frankie, Red Hawk, Tuscarora, demonstrates ancient leather tanning skills, natural weaponry and bone tools.
Burke Lemons, Arena Director
Special thanks to our 2017 sponsors!
McCluster Construction Aylor Forestry Hot Off the Press Dr. Thomas Lee Brankley Chase City Produce
2016 Pow Wow Pics Visit us on FB for more great photos, courtesy of Fork In The Road Photography, Rick Magann