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Iowa Tribal Powwow
335588 E 750 Rd
The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma hosts its annual Iowa Tribal Powwow in Perkins this June. Attend a weekend full of events including traditional camping, social dancing, arts and craft vendors and plenty of food. A highlight of this annual powwow is viewing American Indian dancers in full regalia.
This event will also feature gourd dancing, as well as dance competition categories that will include cloth, buckskin, jingle, fancy shawl, straight, traditional, grass and fancy dancing. Juniors, teens, women and men will all be represented. Don't miss the grand entry presentations that will be held each evening of the event.