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2019 Richmond Great American Indian Exposition Pow Wow and Show
November 8, 2019 - November 10, 2019$12.00
The 28th Annual Richmond Great American Indian Exposition Pow Wow and Show at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Virginia, featuring the best in American Indian Dancing, Singing, Drumming, Arts, Crafts, Foods and Entertainment (flute music, bow and arrow shooting & more). The Richmond Great American Indian Exposition Pow Wow and Show is an opportunity for the public to interact with over 100 American Indian dancers, singers, drummers, artists, and crafts persons. Also, this event is an attempt by Pow-Wow to educate the public about American Indians, past and present, through the arts.
Thousands will be offered in dance and drum prizes, which will attract more than 100 dancers in full regalia from throughout the United States and Canada. At least seven drums are expected.
The public will be able to visit with, and buy from some of the best arts and crafts vendors/ demonstrators in the United States. Items for sale include turquoise jewelry, moccasins, beadwork, rugs, books, and paintings to name a few. Renowned fine artists and jewelers will be represented at this year’s event. Face painting will be available for children and others. We will also have a make it and take it crafts area.
Buffalo stew, Indian Tacos and buffalo burgers are just a few of the delicious Native American food items that will be on sale at this year’s event. American fare such as hot dogs and burgers will be sold too.
Friday (Nov. 8th): Call 252-532-0821 for Group Rates
Saturday – Sunday (Nov 9th-10th): Adults $12.00; Children (3-12): $6:00
Group rates are available and tickets may be purchased in advance at a discount.
Friday (Nov. 8th) Cultural Program, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday (Nov. 9th): 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday (Nov. 10th): 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday (Nov 9th & 10th): 12:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m.