The 19th Annual Blues Fest is coming! Check out videos and more!
 

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9th Annual Red Paint PowWow
January 18-20, 2013
Red Paint Pow WowGeneral Admission Friday: $ 5 per person per day, Students & Teachers: FREE
Admission Saturday & Sunday: $ 10 per person per day
WNMU Students with I:D: Saturday: $ 5 per person
Seniors & Children under 12: $ 5 per person per day
Competitive Dancers/Drummers: $ 5 per person all weekend 
 
Western New Mexico University
 


9th annual Red Paint Powwow
and Indian Market

January 18, 19, 20, 2013

Western New Mexico University, Silver City, New Mexico

Contest Powwow, Drum Contest

General Admission Friday: $ 5 per person per day, Students & Teachers: FREE
Admission Saturday & Sunday: $ 10 per person per day
WNMU Students with I:D: Saturday: $ 5 per person
Seniors & Children under 12: $ 5 per person per day
Competitive Dancers/Drummers: $ 5 per person all weekend
 
FRIDAY
”Educational Day”

Indian Market open 9 am

Performances begin at 10 am
Storytelling, Dance Demonstrations, Presentations, Songs
 

Native Art Benefit Concert

6 pm at Intramural Gymnasium
Admission: $ 15 per person 
 
Saturday:

Indian Market open 9 am

Gourd Dancing 11 am & 5:30 pm
Contest Powwow - Grand Entry 1 pm & 7:30 pm
 
Sunday:

 Indian Market open 9 am

Gourd Dancing 11 am
Contest Powwow - Grand Entry 1 pm
Awards & Closing 6 pm

 staff:

 Master of Ceremonies - Gabriel Ayala (Yaqui)
Arena Director - Tommy Spotted Bird (Kiowa)
Head Judge - Derwin Velarde (Jicarilla Apache)
Vendor Coordinator - Shirley Pino (Santa Ana)
Head Gourd Dancer - TBA
Host Northern Drum - TBA
Host Southern Drum - TBA
Head Man - TBA
Head Lady - TBA
Head Young Boy/Girl - TBA Daily
Mountain Spirit Dancers / Hoop Dancers - TBA
Sound - Sounds Good Audio - Orlando Secatero (Dineh)

 


  Silver City/Grant County Chamber of Commerce

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1028 Silver City, NM 88062

3130 HWY 180 E, Suite C [MAP]
Silver City, NM 88061
(575) 538-3785
(800) 548-9378