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  • Cherokee July 4th Powwow

    Cherokee July Powwow
    July 3rd, 4th & 5th 2009
    Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds
    Cherokee, NC


    HEAD STAFF
    Master of Ceremonies..........Rob Daugherty - Jay, OK
    Arena Director...................George "Cricket" Shields - Shawnee, OK
    Head Dance Judge..............Phillip "Yogi" Bread - Tahlequah, OK
    Head Drum Judge................Daniel Tramper - Cherokee, NC


    Host Southern Drum............Ottertrail - Ardmore, OK
    Host Northern Drum.............Maza Kute - Niobrara, NE


    DANCE CONTEST CATEGORIES (Dancer Registration Fee - $10)
    GOLDEN AGE (50 & UP)

    MEN - Combined
    WOMAN - Combined
    1st $800, 2nd $600, 3rd $400


    ADULTS (18-49)
    MEN - Traditional, Grass, Fancy, Straight
    WOMEN - N Traditional, S Traditional, Fancy Shawl, Jingle
    1st $1000, 2nd $800, 3rd $600


    TEENS (13-17)
    BOYS - Traditional/Straight, Grass, Fancy
    GIRLS - Traditional (Buckskin/Cloth), Fancy Shawl, Jingle
    1st $250, 2nd $150, 3rd $50


    JUNIORS (6-12)
    BOYS - Traditional/Straight, Grass, Fancy
    GIRLS - Traditional (Buckskin/Cloth), Fancy Shawl, Jingle
    1st $100, 2nd $50, 3rd $25


    TINY TOTS (5 & under) - DAY MONEY

    SINGING CONTEST ($50 entry fee, MUST have 5 singers to compete)
    Northern - 1st $3000, 2nd $2000, 3rd $1000
    Sourthern - 1st $3000, 2nd $2000, 3rd $1000 (consolation for all non-placing drums)


    REGISTRATION
    Friday, July 3rd...........12pm - 6pm
    Saturday, July 4th.......9am - 12pm


    NO EXCEPTIONS

    GATES OPEN : Fri @ 5pm, Sat @ 12pm, Sun @ 12pm

    GRAND ENTRIES : Friday @ 7 pm, Saturday @ 1 & 7 pm, Sunday @ 1 pm

    SPECIALS (Winner Take All - $250)
    Two Step, Chicken,
    Mens Smoke, Womens Smoke,
    Womens Jingle, Jr Girls Jingle,
    Womens Fancy Shawl, Jr Girls Fancy Shawl,
    Mens Grass, Jr Boys Grass, Teen Boys Grass
    Handdrum (3 man team)
    Daniel French Memorial Fancy Dance Special : 1st $1000, 2nd $500


    *POINT SYSTEM & CONTESTS WILL START FRIDAY @ GRAND ENTRY
    *ALL DANCERS & SINGERS MUST BE AN ENROLLED MEMBER OF A FEDERALLY OR STATE RECOGNIZED TRIBE TO ENTER COMPETITION & MUST SHOW ENROLLMENT OR CDIB CARD VERIFICATION UPON REGISTERING.
    *NO DRUGS OR ALCOHOL
    *NO PETS
    *SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE


    FOR MORE INFO PLEASE CALL (800)438-1601 or visit Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in North Carolina or
    Janice Wildcatt @ (828)497-8122 or [email protected]
    Sharri Huskey @ (828)497-8124 or [email protected]

    ADMISSION : $10 (children 6 & under FREE)

    ***POWWOW WILL NOT BE HELD ON THE AMPITHEATER STAGE. IT HAS BEEN MOVED BACK ONTO THE FAIRGROUNDS FIELD***
    Last edited by walmart ndn; 05-22-2009, 04:03 PM.
    Artificial intelligence is no match for natural stupidity.

  • #2
    Just so the Fancy dancers know
    The Danny French Fancy Dance Special - his son Landon has put up the money for this dance and will present the winners with cash, the money is here and gauranteed!!
    1st is 1K
    2nd is $500


    Hope to see everyone at the 4th!!!
    Well will wonders never cease.....

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    • #3
      Cool sounds like fun. I can't wait.

      And whoo hooo for it being back on the grounds. That's awesome. I should be there all weekend again. And am looking forward to visiting and spending time with everyone.

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