(Miami, OK) The Miami Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Miami Native Oklahoma Weekend (NOW), will be held September 30th – October 2nd, 2011. Arts & Craft vendors, concession vendors, entertainers and event participants are being sought for the NOW festival. 

This amazing three-day event will be held at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds, South Main, Miami. Attended by over 10,000 people in 2010, the festival features the popular Native American experience which includes tribal dance exhibitions, Dance of Champions, Stomp Dance, Native American food, Native American exhibits and crafts, along with singing and storytelling. The impressive opening ceremony on Friday evening includes participation of the nine tribal nations headquartered in Miami.   

The Route 66 Experience includes the Endless Memories Benefit Car Show, Fourth Annual Green Country 5-K Run, KIDZ Alley and BMX competition. There will also be an Arts & Crafts Show and a Wardog Chili Cook-off. Live entertainment will perform throughout the event.

For more information on this exciting event contact the Miami Area Chamber of Commerce at 918-542-4481, visit the office in Miami, or visit the website at miamiokchamber.com. 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date:      June 20, 2011

Contact: Miami Area Chamber of Commerce

                918-542-4481