2020 Manito Ahbee Pow Wow Virtual Contest

2020 Manito Ahbee Pow Wow Virtual Contest

Posted By Paul G June 16th, 2020 Last Updated on: July 13th, 2020

The 2020 Manito Ahbee Pow Wow will hold a virtual dance contest July 12 – 19, 2020.

PowWows.com will stream the dance contest videos during the week of July 12th.

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Manito Ahbee Virtual Pow Wow Videos

Golden Age

 Juniors

 


2020 Dance Categories

GOLDEN AGE (60 PLUS YRS)

Women’s: Jingle/Fancy Shawl (combined)
Women’s: Traditional
Men’s: Grass/Fancy Bustle (combined)
Men’s: Traditional

1st $500.00 2nd 300.00 3rd $200.00 4th $100.00

JUNIOR (6–12 YRS)

Girl’s: Fancy Shawl, Jingle, and Traditional  
Boy’s: Fancy Bustle, Grass, Prairie Chicken, and Traditional

1st $200.00 2nd $100.00 3rd $75.00 4th $50.00

TEEN (13–17 YRS)

Girl’s: Fancy Shawl, Jingle, and Traditional  
Boy’s: Fancy Bustle, Grass, Prairie Chicken, and Traditional

1st$300.00 2nd $200.00 3rd $100.00 4th $75.00

Sr. ADULTS (40–59 YRS) & Jr. ADULTS (18–39 YRS)

Women’s: Fancy Shawl, Jingle, and Traditional  
Men’s: Fancy Bustle, Grass, Prairie Chicken, and Traditional

1st $500.00 2nd 300.00 3rd $200.00 4th $100.00

2020 Dance Specials

Rusty Gillette “Calm, Cool & Collected” Senior Grass Dance Special (40-59 YRS)

1st $400.00 2nd $300.00 3rd $200.00 4th 100.00

Ron McNab ‘ Not Sure Of His Age” Golden Age Grass Dance Special (60PLUS)

1st $400.00 2nd 300.00 3rd $200.00 4th $100.00

Hair Braiding Competition (OPEN TO EVERYONE)
Sponsored by: Teri Beads    

Pow Wow Style
1st 200.00 • 2nd 150.00 • 3rd 50.00

French Braid Style
1st 200.00 • 2nd 150.00 • 3rd 50.00

Dallas Waskahat – My 300lb Weight Loss Challenge (Singer’s Addition)

10 places at $100.00 each

90’s Throwback Hand Drum Special
Sponsored by: The John “Shorty” Bearstail & Family

$2500.00 (USD) Total Prize Money

Frequently Asked Questions

Does it cost to register to dance?

Registration is free.

Do I need to register to dance on the Manito Ahbee Virtual Powwow?

YES.   If you don’t register you will be disqualified.  Registration will take place June 15–19, 2020.  Registration closes on June 19 at 11:59 pm CDT.  No videos will be accepted after registration is closed. 

Is there information available to help me with registration or on how to record the video? 

YES.  A “How To” video will be posted on the Manito Ahbee Website.   Here is the link to our pow wow page – www.manitoahbee.com

Is there a Tiny Tot category?

No, But our Tiny Tot category will return in 2021.

Will there be a Miss Manito Ahbee Youth Ambassador crowning during the 2020 Manito Ahbee Virtual Powwow?

Our current Miss Manito Ahbee Laniece Asapace will carry the crown until next year. Please join us in May 2021 for the next Miss Manito Ahbee Youth Ambassador crowning.

What kind of points will there be for the dancers?

You will only be judged on the dance video that you submit.

Will there be a Head Dance Judge?

YES.  Our Head Dance Judge will select 5 judges per day of competition.  Additional dance judges will be available if a judge has to step down because a family member is competing.  

Will there be a singing competition?

No

Do you need to register for the Manito Ahbee Virtual Dance Specials?

No, You will post your video on the day that the special will take place. Winners will be based on the number of LIKES.  The schedule for all categories and specials will be on the Manito Ahbee website. www.manitoahbee.com

How many dancers can register per category?

The Manito Ahbee Virtual Powwow will be accepting up to 50 submissions per category.

Can I register in more than one category?

No

If I win how will I be paid?

You will be paid within 5 days from when the winners are announced.   Payments will be made by PayPal or e-transfer. If you are not able to accept either of these payment options, a cheque will be mailed to you. 

Will winners in the United States be paid in American funds?

All winners will be paid in Canadian funds.

Can we dance to any drum group for the Manito Ahbee Virtual Powwow?

Songs will be provided by one of our four host drums. Selected song recordings for each category will be available on our website. www.manitoahbee.com

Are there any rules for shooting the video?

YES.  When recording your video you will need to include the following –

  • Your video must be shot on the land.
  • Your registration number provided by C & T Tabulating must be in your video.
  • You cannot edit your video. 
 

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2 thoughts on “2020 Manito Ahbee Pow Wow Virtual Contest

  1. Valerie says:

    Hello, It is June 18th, it has been at least 4 days since any Code has been sent for your Pendleton Blanket monthly raffle. Has the contest stopped? thanks

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