6th Annual Chitimacha PowWow

Pow Wow Flyer 2019

6th Annual Chitimacha PowWow

Location: 
Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel

832 Martin Luther King Road Charenton, LA 70523

Sovereign Nation of the Chitimacha 2019 presented by Keta Group with Competition Dancing, Food and Craft Vendors.  Doors open at 11 a.m. and event ends at 10 p.m. in the climate controlled arena with bleacher seating. Open to the public for general admission, kids under 5 free and dancer registration from 10 a.m. to noon.
 
Please be prepared to show your tribal id or proof of enrollment in a federally recognized tribe.
 
Ceremonial Gourd Dances at 12 & 6 p.m. and Grand Entry Procession of Dancers at 1 & 7 p.m.
Drums welcome, day money for the first 3 groups. Hand drum competition will be held at 4 p.m. with 1st - $500, 2nd - $300 and 3rd - $200 prizes.
 
Special presentation of Louisiana Public Broadcasting Film Screening of Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana Powwow 2018: An Introduction to Powwow will be held at 4:30 p.m.
 
Schedule subject to change. Alcohol and drug free event. Please, no lawn chairs.
 
For more information, download the flyer or contact Chitimacha Cultural Department.
 
Hwy. 90 to Baldwin exit, Hwy. 83
Saturday October 19, 2019
Admission: 
Gen Adm $5 and Dancer Reg $5
Phone: 
337-923-9923