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Waccamaw-Siouan 46th Annual Powwow
October 14, 2016 - October 15, 2016
Experience Native traditions at the 46th Annual Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow on October 14-15, 2016 at the Waccamaw Siouan Tribal Grounds in Bolton, North Carolina. The Waccamaw Siouan Tribe invites the public to join in their celebrating culture and traditions during Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow. The event begins on Friday with School Days activities.
During the two day powwow event, Waccamaw Siouan History, Traditional foods, American Indian Dance Competition, Drumming Competition, Horse Show and Gospel Singing will be featured. $13,000 in prize money will be awarded to the winning drum and dance competitors. There will be social dancing and a special “Veteran Honoring Ceremony held on Saturday. We invite all Veteran’s, Native American and Non-Native American to come join us during this event and to participate in the Parade.
The Waccamaw-Siouan Indian tribe powwow is held every year beginning the third Friday in October. The “People of the Falling Star” hold festivities that include a parade, demonstrations and exhibits, and a pageant.