2019 Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow
All are welcome at the 53rdd Annual Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow on August 16-18, 2019 at the Iskigamizigan Powwow Grounds on the west side of Lake Mille Lacs in Onamia, Minnesota. American Indian dancers in brightly colored regalia will take part in traditional dancing and drum ceremonies during the Annual Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held at the Iskigamizigan Powwow Grounds located two miles north of Grand Casino Mille Lacs.
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow
Along with the powwow, the event will include princess and brave contests; food; crafts; a horseshoe tournament; a parade; and a fun run sponsored by the Mille Lacs Indian Museum. There will also be raffle drawings for prizes. All events will take place at the powwow grounds.
Free & Open to the Public
Free: Admission, Camping, Showers & Firewood (off-site firewood prohibited)
Co-MC’s: To Be Announced
Co-host Drums: To Be Announced
Drum Monies: Drums must have a minimum of 5 singers. All singers must personally register with their drum. At least 5 registered singers must be present at the drum during each roll call in order to be paid for that session.
Parade & Float Contest
Line up at the Iskigamizigan Powwow Grounds by 9am Saturday for the Parade, which starts at 10am.
Best Parade Float Contest
Best Rez Car Contest
Grand Entry Times:
* Friday at 7 p.m.
* Saturday at 1 and 7 p.m.
* Sunday at 1 p.m.