Native American Information

Profiles

Who’s Stunning Samsoche Sampson Dancing For Now?

Dynamic Native Dancer Samsoche Sampson Interview by Dr. Dawn Karima, Native American Culture Editor Samsoche Sampson Q) We are thrilled to visit with you! What do you wish ...
Read More

Native American History

Congratulations April Yaz...

Read MoreThe third annual Miss Native American USA Pageant was held this past Friday, August 1, 2014 in Tempe, Arizona. There were nine contestants and April ...

Mazacoin Aims to be Sover...

Read MoreIceland may be the first nation to get its own cryptocurrency, but if Payu Harris has his way, it won’t be the last. This week, ...

Pow Wow Calendar Update ...

Read MoreCheck the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your ...

Native American Culture

What Makes Stacey Red Hor...

Read More "I come from a long line of strong Lakota Warriors," Stacey Red Horse muses.  "I am a descendant of Chief Red Horse who fought along side ...

Back to School Blessings:...

Read More by Dawn Karima, Native American Culture Editor As summer fun gives way to football and lazy days make way for school bells, the new ...

Darren Thompson: Ojibwe F...

Read More Hailing from the Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe reservation in Northern Wisconsin, Darren Thompson has been a well-known artist since his debut album in ...

Pow Wow

2015 Indigenous Music Awa...

Read MoreWatch the awards show LIVE on PowWows.com View the Live Webcast Facebook Event Page Indigenous Music Awards - September 11, 2015 8:00 p..m. - MTS Centre Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada The name Manito Ahbee was gifted to the festival through ...

Pow Wow Calendar Update ...

Read MoreCheck the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow Wow 15th Annual Santa Rosa Day's ...

2015 Hunting Moon Pow Wow...

Read MoreWatch the 2015 Hunting Moon Pow Wow LIVE on PowWows.com. On October 16–18 the 10th Annual Hunting Moon Pow Wow will be held at the newly named UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena (former US Cellular Arena) at ...

Native American Casinos

4 Bears Casino and Lodge 202 Frontage Rd. New Town ND 58763 Website: http://www.4bearscasino.com
7 Cedars Casino 270756 Highway 101 Sequim WA 98382 Website: http://www.7cedarscasino.com/
7 Clans Casino & Hotel & Water Park RR 3 Box 168 A Thief River Falls MN 56701 Website: http://www.sevenclanscasino.com
Ada Gaming Center 1500 North Country Club Rd. Ada OK 74820
Agua Caliente Casino - Resort - Spa 32-250 Bob Hope Drive Rancho Mirage CA 92270 Website: http://www.hotwatercasino.com/acc_index.html
Aht'Way RV Park 7800 Nez Perce Rd. Lewiston ID 83501

Native American Tribes

A. Millie Stevens (President) P.O. Box 828 Craig AK 99921
A.D. Ellis (Principal Chief) P.O. Box 580 Okmulgee OK 74447 Website: http://www.muscogeenation-nsn.gov
A.T. Rusty Stafne (Chairman) P.O. Box 1027 Poplar MT 59255 Website: http://www.fortpecktribes.org
Aaron R. Townsend (Chairman) P.O. Box 129 Fort Bidwell CA 96112
Adlai Alexander (First Chief) P.O. Box 126 Fort Yukon AK 99740
Adrian Pushetonequa (Chairman) 349 Meskwaki Road Tama IA 52339 Website: http://www.meskwaki.org
Aggie Waskey (President) PO Box SRV Stony River AK 99557
Al Cratty (President) P.O. Box 62 Old Harbor AK 99643

Dance Styles

Gourd Dancing

Gourd dancing is not a “pow wow style” of dance. Gourd Dances are held regularly by several groups especially in Oklahoma. Today the dance is being done at pow wows …

Facebook Profile Images

Crafts

How to Mount Deer Toes – Craft Tutorial

  Deer toes have long been used as natural bells for dancers to keep rhythm with the drum. Some traditional men dancers are returning to this natural sound. Deer toes …

Native American Colleges

American Indian Higher Education Consortium 121 Oronoco Street Alexandria VA
Bay Mills Community College Route 1 Box 315A Brimley MI 49715
Blackfeet Community College P. O. Box 819 Browning MT 59417
Candeska Cikana Community College P. O. Box 269 Fort Totten ND 58335
Cheyenne River Community College P. O. Box 220 Eagle Butte SD 57625