2019 Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow
The annual Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow and benefit for James Graham and Lucky Preston, Paradise Fire Victims will be held on February 16, 2019 at the Marysville Youth Center in Marysville, California. The one-day Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow is organized by the Marysville Joint Unified School District’s American Indian Education Program and serves as a gathering place to see old friends and celebrate the culture of a diverse people.
Yuba and Sutter counties lack tribal land, but the Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow draws participants and visitors from around Northern California. The opening of the event, Open Gourd, will take place at 12:00 noon followed by the Grand Entry to begin the dance session beginning at 1:00 p.m. The Pow Wow will end at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free.
The POW WOW is full of colorful Indian Dress with lots of fun dances and drum and team dance contests. All drums and dancers are welcome. There will be Craft and Food Vendors.
The Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow is a family friendly event which does not support the use of recreational Tobacco. No smoking, No drugs or alcohol are permitted.
Free Admission – Open to all dancers and drums – Public Welcome
Hours: Saturday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Pow Wow Schedule
11:00 a.m. Doors Open
Noon Gourd Dance
1:00 p.m. Grand Entry, Intertribal Dancing, Raffle, Team Dance Contest, Craft and Food Vendors
6:00 p.m. Close
Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow Mini-Gallery
Marysville Youth Center
1830 B Street
Marysville, CA 95901
For more info contact: 530-749-6196; email@example.com
Pow Wow Head Staff
Master of Ceremonies: Val Shadowhawk
Host Northern Drum: Young Nations
Southern Drum: Southern Brothers
Arena Director: Eugene Newman
Head Boy: Elias Avelar
Head Girl: Nikki Perez
The Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow is organized by the American Indian Education Program of Marysville Joint Unified School District.
Pow Wow Ettiquette
Listen to the Master of Ceremonies, he coordinates the Pow Wow. He will announce when to stand, when men should remove their hats and when it is inappropriate to take pictures. If you want to take pictures, ASK the person whose picture you wish to take.
* Do not touch anyone’s Regalia without their permission.
* Do not cut across the Pow wow circle.
* No Smoking, No Alcohol, No Drugs.
Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Yuba-Sutter Winter Pow Wow at the Allyn Scott Youth Civic Center in Marysville, California.
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