2019 Traders Village Houston Pow Wow Native American Indian Championship
The exciting 29th Annual Traders Village Houston Pow Wow Native American Indian Championship will be held on November 9-10, 2019. A two-day Native American Pow Wow with colorful tribal dance contests, an arts & crafts show, tipis, honoring ceremonies, singing and much more will be part of the Annual Traders Village Houston Championship Pow Wow. This Veteran’s Day Weekend event is a great time to visit with old friends and make new ones. Plan to join us for this colorful and interesting Native American powwow, presented by the DFW Inter-Tribal Association, at Traders Village Houston.
Traders Village Houston Championship Pow Wow
Several hundred Native Americans, representing numerous tribes from across the US, will take part in this celebration of Native American culture and heritage. The drums and singers will provide the beat for the dancers in full regalia of feathers, buckskin, bells and beadwork competing for prize money and awards in many different dance categories. Spectators at the Annual Traders Village Houston Championship Powwow will marvel at the precision and showmanship that even the youngest competitors display in their dancing. Participants range in age from two-year old toddlers to grandmothers in their 80s. These dancers will compete for $15,000 in prize money in the following categories:
Dance Competitions – $15,000 Prize Money:
All dance competitions will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Competition categories include: Tiny Tots, Little Boys, Little Girls, Junior Boys, Junior Girls, Golden Age Men & Ladies; Ladies Cloth, Buckskin, Fancy Shawl and Jingle Dress; Men’s Straight, Traditional, Grass and Fancy Dance.
Free Admission – Parking $4.00 per vehicle.
Special morning entertainment will start at 11:30 a.m. each day with dancers making their Grand Entry at 12:00 noon.
Houston Traders Village Pow Wow Mini-Gallery
Pow Wow Head Staff
HEAD SINGER: To Be Announced
MASTER OF CEREMONIES: To Be Announced
HEAD MAN DANCER: To be selected daily
HEAD LADY DANCER: To be selected daily
ARENA DIRECTOR: To Be Announced
ARENA DIRECTOR: To Be Announced
Arts & Crafts Show
Artists, craftsmen and traders from all over the country will showcase their wares and talents at the arts & crafts show and sale under the giant Expo. The arts & crafts sale will be open from 10:00 a.m. to sundown each day.
Vendor Information: Tori Brooks firstname.lastname@example.org 281-890-8846
Indian Food Booths
The Indian food booth will serve authentic Native American foods all weekend long. Everyone, spectators and competitors alike, can enjoy authentic Native American fry bread, Indian tacos and more.
Visitors are invited to enjoy a true-to-life experience of days gone by as they wander through the tipi village which provides a close-up look at life with this age-old form of portable shelter.
About Traders Village Houston
The largest, most visited open-air market on the Texas Gulf Coast, Traders Village Houston is open every Saturday and Sunday, year round, and is located just south of Highway 290 on North Eldridge, minutes outside of Beltway 8. For more information call 281-890-5500.
Traders Village Houston
7979 N. Eldridge Road
Houston, Texas 77041
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