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Powwow Youth Day is Friday, September 6
29 August 2013

BISMARCK (UTN) - School classes and youth groups are invited to Youth Day at the United Tribes International Powwow on Friday, September 6.

      The event is a cultural education and entertainment experience specifically for young people. It takes place on the campus of United Tribes Technical College and concludes with “grand entry” in the powwow arena.

      Youth Day includes tribal music and culture, audience participation, and a performance by dancers presenting the Aztec culture of central Mexico. Also featured are presentations by participants in the Miss Indian Nations pageant.

      Local and tribal school groups are invited to attend as part of organized outings. There is no admission fee for students, teachers or escorts.

      Youth Day begins at 9 a.m. and runs through the morning east of the college administration building on Sisseton Road. Groups may bring their own lunches or purchase lunch from a variety of vendors in the food court.

      Powwow Grand Entry is scheduled for 1 p.m. in Lone Star Arena.

      Teachers are encouraged to register in advance by contacting coordinator Shiela Netterville 701-255-3285 x 1546, snetterville@uttc.edu.


Youth Day at the United Tribes International Powwow

 

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