The 33rd Annual Native American Indian Pow Wow is set to return to Traders Village in Houston this November, promising a vibrant showcase of indigenous culture and tradition. This two-day event, presented by the DFW Inter-Tribal Association, is a must-see for anyone interested in experiencing the rich heritage of Native American tribes from across the United States.
What to Expect at the 33rd Native American Indian Championship Pow Wow?
Ready for a weekend that’s as educational as it is thrilling? Witness the unity of history and community as dancers, artisans, and families come together to honor their heritage!
From the mesmerizing dance competitions to the intricate arts and crafts on display and the delicious traditional foods, there’s an array of experiences to engage your senses and deepen your understanding of this storied culture.
Prepare to be enthralled by the elaborate dance competitions, where participants from toddlers to to grandmothers in their 80’s will don their full regalia—adorned with feathers, buckskin, bells, and intricate beadwork. The arena will come alive with the sound of drums as dancers compete for prizes and awards across eighteen different categories, demonstrating their skill and passion for their cultural dances.
The dance competitions are scheduled to run from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday at the Pow Wow Arena.
Arts & Crafts Show and Other Fun Activities & Displays
The Gray Expo will host an array of artists, craftsmen, and traders from all over the country, offering attendees the chance to purchase unique handmade items and witness the talents of these skilled artisans. The arts & crafts show and sale will be open for all attendees, and there is plenty of time and display for everyone to find that perfect keepsake.
Visitors will also have the opportunity to step back in time as they wander through the tipi village, offering an immersive glimpse into the nomadic lifestyle of Native American ancestors.
Native American Indian Food
No Pow Wow would be complete without the chance to savor authentic Native American Indian cuisine. Food stands will be available throughout the weekend, serving up traditional dishes for everyone to enjoy.
33rd Annual Native American Indian Pow Wow at Traders Village Houston – Dates, Location, and More!
Mark your calendars for this culturally rich and entertaining event:
When: Saturday to Sunday, November 11 – 12, 2023 | 10 am to 5 pm
Where: Traders Village Houston, located at 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy, Houston, TX 77041.
Tickets: Enjoy FREE ADMISSION to all the events at Traders Village Houston, with parking available at a fee of only $5 per vehicle.
If this is your first Pow Wow, here are a few tips to keep in mind:
- Be respectful of the culture and dance arena.
- Take plenty of photos (ask for permission if taking an up-close portrait)!
- Have fun and dance when the time comes.
- Feel free to donate during the blanket dance.
Make this weekend more fun and meaningful! Come for the competition, stay for the culture — come together at Traders Village Houston to witness the vibrant ceremonies, share in the joyous festivities, and support the continuation of these cherished traditions.
For details, updates, and to be a part of this unforgettable gathering, please visit the Traders Village website or reach out to the event organizers.
About Traders Village Houston
Traders Village Houston is the largest, most visited open-air market on the Texas Gulf Coast. You will surely enjoy all the fun Eclectic Shopping, All-American Amusement Park-style Rides, and food that Traders Village offers.
Traders Village Houston is open every Saturday and Sunday, year-round. For more information, call 281-890-5500.
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