Winter Powwow



Join us for the 27th annual Indian Summer Winter Powwow on March 10 and 11 at the Wisconsin State Fair Park in West Allis, Wisconsin.


Head staff:

Emcee:  Evan Logan

Host Drum:  Motown

Head veteran: Bully Tomaw


March 10, 11am – 10pm.  Grand Entries at 1pm and 7pm.

Aztec Dancers at 11am and Darren Thompson at 5pm.


March 11, 11am – 6pm.  Grand Entry at 1pm.

Aztec Dancers at 11am


Prayer ceremony at 10am on Sunday, doors open at 9:30 and ceremony starts promptly at 10am. Doors will be closed during the prayer.


Admission $10 for adults, elders 60+ $8 and children 12 and under are free. Free entrance to the powwow for those attending the prayer on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased at the event box office.


SMOKE DANCE SPECIAL sponsored by Southeastern Oneida Tribal Services
with Johnson Jimerson on Saturday and Sunday with payouts.


18+ Smoke dance contest
Male: 1st- $250, 2nd-$150, 3rd-$100

Female: 1st-$250, 2nd-$150, 3rd-$100

Session Honorarium


**Teen (13-17) $10 and youth (6-12) $5 must be in smoke dance regalia to be paid an honorarium for each session (Saturday afternoon, Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon)


To Sponsor a Special, Contact Joy Maisells at 414 430-6643.


For information on vendor spaces, email


Download the 2018 Powwow Flyer


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