2019 Redbird’s Children of Many Colors Intertribal Powwow
Join us for the Redbird’s Children of Many Colors Intertribal Powwow on July 20-22, 2018 at Moorpark College in Morpark, California. The Children of Many Colors Powwow is held the third weekend in July with a two-fold goal: to provide a comfortable and pleasant environment for native people to come together, and to provide a friendly atmosphere for visitors.
Redbird’s Children of Many Colors Intertribal Powwow
Experience the sights and sounds of the powwow: Native American singing, dancing, drumming, honoring ceremonies, arts, crafts and food booths, other non profit associations, tipis, story tellers, flint knapping, traditional craft demonstrations, and many opportunities throughout the weekend for people to experience our circle. The 2016 Children of Many Colors Powwow will take place July 15-17, 2016 at Moorpark College.
The Children of Many Colors Intertribal Powwow is Redbird’s signature event. Powwows are cultural celebrations. In urban areas, people from many tribes come together, including native people from Alaska, Hawaii, the First Nations People of Canada, and Central and South America. The powwow mingles ceremony and social gathering, meeting place and market place. Most importantly, powwows offer young people an opportunity to learn not only songs and dances but cultural values. Native languages are spoken. Elders share their wisdom with younger generations. Respect, honoring our elders and generosity are among the values we learn through these gatherings.
All are Welcome – No Admission
$2.00 Suggested Donation for Parking
Host Drums: To Be Announced
Head Man: To Be Announced
Head Woman: To Be Announced
Head Gourd Dancer: To Be Announced
Arena Director: To Be Announced
Master of Ceremonies: To Be Announced
Friday Open Flute Circle
On Friday evening we host an Open Flute Circle. All flute players are welcome, regardless of tribal affiliation or the lack of it.
Saturday & Sunday Powwow Dancing
On Saturday the first of three Gourd Dance sessions begins at 11 AM, followed by Grand Entry when all the dancers enter the arena together and the powwow begins. Dancing continues until 10 PM Saturday evening and resumes on Sunday morning with a Veteran’s Honoring at 11 AM during the final Gourd Dance session. The Children of Many Colors Intertribal Powwow an intertribal powwow with no contest dancing, except for the Powwow Princess Contest, which will take place on Saturday.
Outdoor Family-Friendly Powwow
Redbird’s Children of Many Colors Intertribal Powwow is an outdoor, family-friendly event. Shade canopies and chairs are welcome. ADA facilities are provided. Service animals are welcome; please be sure to provide shade for pets, children, elders; there are no trees on the athletic field where the powwow is held.
7075 Campus Road
Morpark, CA 93021
For more information: Call (805) 217-0364 or Email email@example.com
Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Redbird’s Children of Many Colors Intertribal Powwow in Morpark, California.
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