People’s Powwow is this weekend |

People’s Powwow is this weekend

Staff Reports

The Dresslerville Community Council and Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California will host the People’s Powwow which will take place in the Dresslerville Gym in Dresslerville, Saturday and Sunday.

The Saturday event begins with the grand entry 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; then 7 p.m. until closing. Sunday the grand entry will be 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is an alcohol and drug-free event.

There will be food booths, a raffle (must be present to win), arts and crafts booths, a contest powwow, tiny tots and free dinner. Admission is free.


Master of ceremonies: Val Shadowhawk

Arena director: Art Martinez

Host Northern Drum: Echo Skye

Head Man: Elmer Atlookan

Head Woman: Billy Jean Guerro

Head Teen Boy: Chante McCloud

Head Teen Girl: Dawneva Lundy

For more information about this event contact Richard Sallee 265-7951.