Jocy Bird – Dancer Profile

Jocy Bird – Dancer Profile

Posted By Charlie Ballard May 15th, 2018 Blog

This past weekend Jocy Bird (Mandan/Hidatsa/Arikara) was the Head Lady Dancer at the Stanford Powwow 2018 in Palo Alto, California!

Jocy is accomplished Fancy Dancer who everyone can catch on the Powwow circuit.  More recently she was also the Head Woman Dancer at the 2018 Gathering of Nations Powwow in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

During our interview with, Jocy was friendly and easy to talk to.  Her personality was bright and effervescent just like her beautiful regalia. Check out our feature video below and get to know Jocy!

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Some of you may remember when Jocy and her husband – Trae, won the Sweet Hearts Competition at San Manual Powwow 2016 and their video went viral.  (video by Amigo Kandu)

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