39th Annual UCR Pow Wow
Memorial Day Weekend
May 22nd - 23rd, 2020
University of California, Riverside
Riverside Sports Complex
1000 W. Blaine St. Riverside, CA 92507
Parking is located in Lot 26 Enter on Rustin Ave.
*Admission is Free & Open to the Public*
All Dancers, Drums, and Bird Singers Welcome!!!
The annual UCR Pow Wow is an inter-tribal social gathering celebrating Native American culture and traditions through singing, drumming, and dancing. Traditional Native American dancers, drum groups, bird singers, and other artists will be present, and vendors will sell food, handmade Native American jewelry, arts and crafts, and other merchandise.
The Arts & Crafts Vendor application deadline is May 8th. We will notify vendors if they are accepted to our Pow Wow. Do not show up on the day of the event if you have not received a confirmation form us.
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UCR Pow Wow
5 p.m.: Bird Singing (Dancer Registration Opens)
6 p.m.: Gourd Dance
7 p.m.: Grand Entry
11 a.m.: Bird Singing
12 p.m. & 6 p.m.: Gourd Dance
5 p.m.: Danza Azteka Kalpulli Teuxihuitl
1 p.m. & 7 p.m.: Grand Entry (Dancer Registrations closes at 1pm)
Master of Ceremonies: TBA
Arena Director: TBA
Head Man: TBA
Head Woman: TBA
Host Northern Drum: TBA
Host Southern Drum: TBA
Ms. UCR Pow Wow Princess 2019-2020: Katianna Warren (Diné)
GOLDEN AGE (50+) *All Categories Combined ADULTS (18-49)
JUNIORS (6-12) *All Categories Combined TINY TOTS (1-5) *All Winners! NATIVE AMERICAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION SPECIAL TBA
You have several hotel options, both near UC Riverside and closer to downtown with its lively nightlife and popular restaurants. The hotels listed below are all first-class and many have special discounted rates for guests visiting UC Riverside.
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