51st Annual Powwow Schedule

FRIDAY, MAY 6TH

1:00pm: (BOOTH VENDORS ONLY)

Booth setup opens

3:00pm: (CAMPING REGISTRANTS ONLY)

Camping site opens for tent setup

5:00pm:

Indian Art Market Opens

Special Performance - TBD

(Dancer and Drum Registration Opens)

7:00pm:

~ GRAND ENTRY ~

(Dancer and Drum Registration Closes)

Invocation

Welcome Address

Introduction of Head Staff, Eagle Staff, Flag-bearers and Visiting Royalty

8:00pm:

Intertribals

Social Dances (public participation encouraged)

Tiny Tots  

1st Round, Dance Competition - All Categories

Hoop Dance 

11:00pm:     

Closing Song and Dance Out

SATURDAY, MAY 7TH

7:40am:        
Fun Run Registration Closes

8:00am:       
26th Annual Fun Run

11:30am:   
Special Performance  - TBD

Open Gourd Dancing (11:00am-12:00pm)

(Dancer and Drum Registration Opens)

1:00pm:       
~ GRAND ENTRY ~

Invocation and Introduction of Head Staff, Flag Staff, Eagle Staff, Visiting Royalty 

(Dancer and Drum Registration Closes)

Smoke Dance (Men & Women)

Intertribals - Social Dances (public participation encouraged)

2nd Round, Dance Competition - Junior and Teen Categories

Closing Song

5:00pm:      
Dinner Break

Special Performance TBD

Reception for Indigenous Alumni @ Stanford Alumni Center (5:00-6:30pm)

7:00pm:      
~ GRAND ENTRY ~

Invocation and Introduction of Head Staff

Crow Hop (Men & Women) 

Boot & Hat 

Intertribals - Social Dances (public participation encouraged)

2nd Round, Dance Competition - Men

11:00pm:    
Closing Song and Dance Out

SUNDAY, MAY 8TH

11:30am:    
Special Performance: Cardinal Calypso 

Open Gourd Dancing (11:00am-12:00pm)

1:00pm:      
~ GRAND ENTRY ~

Invocation and Introduction of Head Staff

Intertribals - Social Dances (public participation encouraged)

Honor Song - 2022 Native Stanford Graduates

2nd Round, Dance Competition - Women

Honor Song - Mother’s Day

Women’s Jingle Special 

Mother & Daughter Special

Intertribals - Social Dances (public participation encouraged)

Tiebreakers

6:00pm:        
Closing Songs 

Contest Winners Announced