2019 Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow
Join us for the 35th Annual Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow on June 14-16, 2019 at Chief Will-Yum Campsite and Arbor in Williams Lake, BC Canada. The Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow is an opportunity to honor and celebrate both fathers and First Nations culture with competitions, dancing, special tributes and pageantry.
Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow
There will be a traditional lehal tournament on Friday at the Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow, where teams of up to six will face each other to compete in the game that is played to celebrate powwows and gatherings. Saturday will be filled with the Traditional Pow Wow dancing, the Chief William Princess Pageant and feast. Sunday will host another Grand Entry and once again be the day of the traditional giveaway.
Public Welcome -Free Admission
Pow Wow Activities & Schedule
Lehal Tournament. Entry fee is $100 for teams of up to 6 players.
5 pm warm up.
1 pm Grand Entry and Chief William Princess Pageant followed by a traditional feast
7 pm Grand Entry
1 pm Grand Entry followed by the traditional giveaway.
The Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow will be hosted by Buck Sheena and Arena Director is Jim Edgar.