Powwow of Champions

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Powwow of Champions ORU Mabee Center
7777 S Lewis Ave
Tulsa, OK 74171

Phone: 918-378-4494
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The ORU Mabee Center in Tulsa will come alive in a colorful expression of dance, drum music and song as members of tribal nations from around the country gather to honor, strengthen and share traditions with each other and the general public at this year's Powwow of Champions. Over 300 dancers, dressed in full Native American regalia, will participate throughout the weekend in ceremonies and dances, including awe-inspiring grand entries, intertribal dances and dance competitions.

The grand entries at the Powwow of Champions mark the beginning of the powwow sessions, led by the Eagle Staff and a Native American color guard. The procession of American Indian dignitaries and dancers is a brilliant and constantly moving sea of color circling the arena to the rhythmic beat of drum and song.  It's impossible not to move with the rhythm of the drum and be caught up in the energy. In the competitive dance sessions, dancers use the whole arena to exhibit their skills with grace and finesse while attempting to catch the judges' eyes with their personal style, footwork falling on the beat of the music and striking dance regalia.

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  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-44, Route 66, US-75

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Sunday

10:00 am

6:00 pm

Friday

5:00 pm

10:00 pm

Saturday

10:00 am

10:00 pm

Located on S Lewis Ave just north of E 81st St.

Primary Contact:

Lynetta Seward




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From TravelOK.com Staff on 07/31/14

Janet, you can check on ticket prices by clicking the pricing tab just below the map feature on this page. To see this year's schedule, please click on 'View 2014 Powwow of Champions Schedule of Events,' which is located on the right side of this page. Have a great day and thank you for using TravelOK.com!


From Janet on 07/31/14

What time does all of this begin daily and how much are the tickets? Is there an itinerary showing the different events and times? Thank you!


 
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