If it’s beginning of fall and you look for some entertainment in Wisconsin, you can visit the Indian Summer Festival in Milwaukee. The festival comes to promote and preserve the Native American culture while being a nice recreation option for visitors. You can witness on the grounds of the Indian Summerfest a variety of events that allow you get a closer understanding of the Indian tribes heritage. Here are some of them.
1. Indian dances
Festival visitors have the chance to watch amazing Native American dance contests. Different tribes dressed in their traditional multicolor costumes will steal the show with indigenous dances that can drive anyone insane. Some of them include: Pow Wow, Aztec round dance and Stomp dance.
2. Aboriginal music
Those who are tired of hip hop and other pop genres can join the Indian Summerfest to see how the music played within Native American tribes sounds like. Numerous bands from all aboriginal clans in Midwest will perform their best songs during festival to allow you come a step closer to unserstanding the lifestyle and mentality of tribal inhabitants. The festival organizers also invite bands of other genres to ensure you find your favorite style on the grounds of the summerfest.
3. Music instruments exhibition
If you choose to spend the end of the summer at the Indianfest, don’t hesitate to visit one the exhibitions of aboriginal music instruments. You will get the chance to see real Native American drums, rattles and extra-long flutes and even listen to an ear-pleasing demo from the owners of the instruments.
4. Food and lifestyle exhibition
You also have the opportunity to take a look at the daily lifestyle of aboriginal people. Here and there on the grounds of the festival you will notice tribal tents with Native Americans showcasing their crafting and cooking skills. Don’t hesitate to set a foot in their front yards to feel yourself a part of the tribe for a second.