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  • Alabama-Coushatta 40th Annual Powwow-Livingston, TX

    Since no one has posted it, I may as well.



    Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas 40th Annual Pow-wow
    Livingston, TX

    Friday, June 6, 2008 and Saturday, June 7, 2008

    Head Staff:

    EMCEES
    Dean Whitebreast
    Herbert Johnson, Jr.

    Host Southern Drum
    Southern Thunder
    Pawnee, Oklahoma

    Host Northern Drum
    Medicine Tail
    Alabama

    Head Judge
    Robert Tehauno
    Apache, OKlahoma

    Arena Directors
    Dale Roberts
    Ada Oklahoma

    Quanah Whitethunder
    Livingston, TX

    Host Gourd Dancers
    Texas Kiowa Tiah-piah Society

    Head Man and Head Lady to be selected daily

    Dance Specials

    Tom John Memorial Special
    Fancy Dance (14 & Up)
    1st - $1000, 2nd - $800, and 3rd - $600
    Consolation Prize
    Sponsored by Thunder and Hawk John

    Wildcat Society
    Grass Dance Special
    Winner Take All

    Contest Categories

    Men's (18-54)
    Straight, Traditional, Grass, Fancy

    Ladies (18-54)
    Cloth, Buckskin, Jingle, Fancy

    Golden Age (55+)
    Men & Womens

    Jr. Boys (12-17)
    Straight-Traditional-Grass, Fancy

    Jr. Girls (12-17)
    Cloth-Buckskin, Jingle-Fancy

    Little Boys & Little Girls (7-11)
    Combined

    Tiny Tots (0-6)

    Day Money for all Registered Drums

    Dancer Registration - $5
    Tiny tots & Gourd Dancers are Free but must register at the Dancer Registration Booth

    CDIB is required upon dancer registration

    Judge's Decision is Final. $300 Protest Fee

    Schedule of Events (tentative)
    Friday, June 6
    3:00 p.m. - Open to the Public
    5:00 p.m. - Gourd Dance
    7:00 p.m. - Grand Entry *Contest Points in Effect*

    Saturday, June 7
    11:00 a.m. - 40th Annual Parade
    12:00 p.m. - Open to the Public
    9-7 p.m. - Dancer Registration
    2 & 5 p.m. - Gourd Dance
    4:30 p.m. - supper break
    7:00 p.m. - Grand Entry


    All events except parade will take place at the Alabama-Coushatta Reservation Ballpark. This is an alcohol and drug-free event. Not responsible for damages, loss or theft of items, accidents, or lack of funds.

    For questions or vendor information, please contact the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe at (936) 563-1100. Updated information can be found at Alabama Coushatta Tribe of Texas > Home or email Powwow
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    anyone coming?
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    • #3
      Come on guys, Southern Thunder will be here!
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      • #4
        Does tribal ID substitute for CDIB?

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        • #5
          Your CDIB is issued to you by the Tribe you are from.
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          • #6
            Flyer

            Parade Points? Is there a link to a downloadable flyer. Tribal website doesn't have current information.

            Suggest Hotel/Motel?

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            • #7
              Originally posted by ac_miss View Post
              Your CDIB is issued to you by the Tribe you are from.
              Just curious...does that mean A-C is screening dancers for blood quantum?

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              • #8
                alley coo powwow

                not this year we gonna stay home cuz it iz air conditioned at red earth and cost us less. last year was like a 100 at night and humid but me and felicia are head man and head lady for the benefit on the 3rd so we will see e'ry body then.

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                • #9
                  Awww...that's too bad, Matt! I guess we'll see ya this weekend then. Have a safe trip
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                  • #10
                    Hotels in the Livingston area:

                    Host Motel - Lake Livingston Inn...936-327-2525 (may already be sold out)

                    Hampton Inn....936-327-2300
                    Holiday Inn Express....936-327-9600
                    Relax Inn.....936-327-2401
                    Super 8...936-327-2451
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                    • #11
                      Not very long away. Hope Gas prices dont scare anyone away too much.
                      I got a life!! I ordered it through the computer

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                      • #12
                        40th Annual Pow-wow Parade Saturday Morning at 11am. There will be points given for Participation for those who are gonna be contesting. So just some heads up if ya gonna come down to Livingston Pow-wow.
                        I got a life!! I ordered it through the computer

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by ndn_jamz View Post
                          40th Annual Pow-wow Parade Saturday Morning at 11am. There will be points given for Participation for those who are gonna be contesting. So just some heads up if ya gonna come down to Livingston Pow-wow.
                          so i take it this is outdoors? hmmm.. well my frens just moved back to Texas... i think they live nearby! LOL they been asking us to come visit..lemme find out how far away they are!

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                          • #14
                            Gonna be hot

                            40th annual not too far away....here's da powwow flyer for those inquring...make copies and pass it on...and yes it is an outdoor powwow
                            Attached Files
                            To err is human...to be stupid is...uh..well...normal

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                            • #15
                              Originally posted by Dazzle_me_now View Post
                              so i take it this is outdoors? hmmm.. well my frens just moved back to Texas... i think they live nearby! LOL they been asking us to come visit..lemme find out how far away they are!
                              Hey Cher, if you come be sure to bring your WBS Chatting Queen crown and banner to represent in the parade. You'll get points for displaying your title. *LOL* Jk.
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