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Events Happening in Indigenous Communities, March 15-21

This week in Indian Country offers a variety of events for individuals to enjoy, including powwows, Native American storytimes, and a Native Flute Festival. Here is a weekly roundup of arts, culture, and entertainment happenings around Indian Country.

Native American Festival
New Port Richey, FL
March 15-23, 2024
Experience a nine-day celebration of Native American culture presented by Everglades Farm Equipment. This festival will feature traditional performances, indigenous crafts, and delicious cuisine under the night sky.

Native American Inspired Art
Poway, CA
March 16, 2024
Children can explore traditional Native American values and cultural history through art. Kids will have the opportunity to engage in activities like designing their own “spirit rock,” making pottery, painting watercolors, and creating treasure pouches.

2nd Annual CNM Native American Advisory Committee Tribal Education Summit
Albuquerque, NM
March 15, 2024
Attend the summit at Main Campus’ Smith Brasher Hall for keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and information tables for CNM students. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Youth and Social Pow Wow
San Diego, CA
March 16, 2024
Join in the celebration featuring Native American dancing, drumming, foods, and arts and crafts. This event is in collaboration with San Diego Mesa College’s 60th Anniversary.

The History and Traditions of Pow Wows
Grand Rapids, MI
March 14, 2024
Learn about the history and traditions of powwows with Wandering Nations’ Jonathan Rinehart. All ages are welcome to this educational opportunity within the Native American community.

Vincent Felciano of House of The Salish Sun Arts
Bellingham, WA
March 15, 2024
Experience the music of Native American Hip Hop Artist, Producer, and Native American Flute Player at the Whatcom Cultural Arts Festival.

Medicine Wheel Workshop
Oak Creek, WI
March 16, 2024
Join Mr. Charging Crow for a workshop on the significance of the medicine wheel. Participants will have the chance to design their own canvas and incorporate their personalized spirit animal into their artwork.

Celebrating Your Voice
Salt Lake City, UT
March 15, 2024
Celebrate the end-of-year event showcasing work across Native American, Indigenous, and allied communities, featuring food and a music performance from Whisperhawk.

Highway Natives & Damon Spigle at The Nook
Danville, KY
March 16, 2024
Enjoy live music by American roots rock band Highway Natives and local artist Damon Spigle at The Nook.

Spring Break Roundup
San Antonio, TX
March 14, 2024
Participate in hands-on fun activities celebrating Western art themes like cowboys, Native Americans, wildlife, and vaqueros at the Briscoe’s Community Days.

2024 Woodland Heart Flute Festival
Wilmington, DE
March 14-17, 2024
Join for a weekend of Native American Flute Music by talented performers from across the country and browse through handcrafted flutes, drums, and crafts.

These events offer a diverse and enriching experience of Native American culture and heritage. Whether you’re interested in art, music, history, or celebrations, there is something for everyone to enjoy in Indian Country.