2019 Kaw Nation Powwow
Come experience the annual Kaw Nation Powwow on August 2-4, 2019, at the Kaw Nation Powwow Grounds in Kaw City, Oklahoma. Enjoy dance contests, exhibitions and audience participation for all ages. Members of the Kaw Nation will descend upon Kaw City in full regalia on Friday night and Saturday to compete in numerous traditional dance contests. A traditional Native American supper will be served at 5pm Saturday and everyone is invited to attend. The Kaw Nation Powwow is a family friendly event and is free and open to the public.
Kaw Nation Powwow
Non-Native visitors are welcome to the Kaw Nation Powwow. Everyone can enjoy watching the dance competitions and who are invited to join in the inter-tribal dancing between competitions. Visitors to the Kaw Nation Pow Wow will also enjoy an extensive selection of food and craft vendors.
Friday evening activities will start with gourd dancing. Saturday and Sunday afternoon sessions are largely dedicated to special dances and giveaways requested by individuals or groups.
In addition to the dancing, there will be plenty to see, do, and eat! A complimentary meal will be served on Saturday evening for all in attendance. Additionally, food vendors will provide treats for every taste, while arts and craft booths will cater to many shopping tastes.
Kaw Nation Powwow Schedule
Grand Entry at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Registration Each Evening at 7:00 p.m.
Must Make 2 Grand Entries to Be Eligible to Contest and must be in full regalia to receive Prize Money!-No Exceptions!
Powwow Committee Meal Provided 5:00 p.m.
Kaw Nation Powwow Gallery Preview
Dance Category Ages
Tiny Tots: Friday Night
Junior Boys: All categories combined
Junior Girls: All categories combined
Teen Girls: Cloth/Buckskin & Fancy/Jingle
Teen Boys: Straight/Traditional/Grass & Fancy
Men’s: Straight, Traditional/Grass, Fancy, Golden Age (55+)
Women’s: Cloth, Buckskin, Fancy/Jingle, Golden Age (55+)
Committee reserves the right to combine categories based on the number of dancers.
Must be in FULL REGALIA to register and receive prize money. No exceptions.
Kaw Pow Wow Head Staff
Head Man: To Be Announced
Head Lady: To Be Announced
Head Singer: To Be Announced
Master of Ceremonics: To Be Announced
Outgoing Princess: To Be Announced
Princess: To Be Announced
Arena Director: To Be Announced
Water Boys: To Be Announced
Host Gourd Group: To Be Announced
Color Guard – To be announced
Gourd Dancers – To be announced
Camping: Campers without pre-assigned camping spots call 580-269-2552
Kaw Powwow Grounds
12613 East Ferguson Road
Kaw City, OK
For More Information:
General Info: Call 580-269-2738; Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Vendors, Arts & Crafts: Call 580-269-2738
All Kaw Powwow activities are free, open to the public and presented in partnership with our sponsors. No alcohol allowed!
Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Kaw Nation Powwow at the Kaw Nation Powwow Grounds on the first weekend of August in Kaw City, Oklahoma.
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