The 27th Annual Cherokee County Indian Festival
& Mother's Day Powwow
1098 Marietta Hwy ~ Canton, GA 30114
Saturday, May 7, 2016 10am - 6pm
Sunday, May 8, 2016 11am - 6pm
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Everyone is welcome!!
The powwow and festival will feature:
Native American Dance Competition
Native dancers only; see dance competition rules and
prize money breakdown. Click, Here.
Grand Entry will be at 1:00 pm Saturday and Sunday.
Host Drum: Red Boys
Emcee: Jody Gaskin
Arena Director: Anthony Lett
Saturday feast for singers, dancers, performers and sponsors
Warriors on horseback
Native film and TV stars
Native American cuisine such as buffalo, gator tail, roasted corn,
Indian frybread and more
Native arts and crafts
Hoop dancers and Aztec dancers
Tipis, wigwam and living Indian village and displays
Northern Plains encampment
Primitive skills: flint knapping, fire by friction, hide tanning, and archery
Environmental and wildlife displays
Our friends from Save the Horses rescue group
Train Rides from Wayne’s Train
Pony Rides, Rock Wall, Bungee Jump
Kids activities and much more
Mother’s Day Honor Dance both days
Tickets on sale at the gate:
Adults (13 years and up): $15
Children (6-12 years old): $5
5 years and under: FREE
*Vendor spaces still available
**Acts are subject to change without notice.
**No pets allowed- this does not apply to Service Dogs.
**This is a rain or shine event**
Native American Clipart supplied by First People - A large site about Native Americans and members of the First Nations.