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The AILRC can be found at 315 Kirby Plaza..

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The site was last updated on:
February 8, 2016 ..© by the Regents of the University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota Duluth


Photo from 1999 UMD Powwow

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2016 Powwows

March 12, 2016, Saturday
Chiminising Ziigwan Youth Powwow
Chiminising Community Center
2605 Chiminising Drive

Isle, Minnesota 56342
Doors Open Saturday at 11 a.m., Grand Entry at 1 & 7 p.m. MC: Erick Gahbow, Arena Director: Thomas Benjamin Sr., Host Drum: Swamp Nation. 1st 10 (ten) Drums to register with a minimum of 5 singers will receive an honorarium. All Dancers in full regalia will be paid. For more information contact: 320-676-1102, or 320-676-3432, Contact Person: Chilah Brown: 320-290-6823.

April 9, 2016, Saturday
Circle of Nations Indiginous Association
32nd Annual Powwow Contest

University of Minnesota, Morris,
Physical Education (P.E.) Center

Doors open at 11 a.m.
Grand Entry at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Master of Ceremonies: Jerry Dearly, Lakota, Pine Ridge, Host Drum: Wahpekute, Sisseton, South Dakota, Arena Director: Gabe Desroisers, Anishinaabe, Head Dance Judge: Michael Gabbard, Choctah, Honor Guard: Lakota Woman Warriors, Drums: Payout for first 10 Drums, must have 5 registered Singers. For more information contact the Equity, Diversity, and Intercultural Programs Office (EDI) 320-589-6095 or

April 30, 2016, Saturday
The U of M Spring Powwow
New Location
University of Minnesota FieldHouse
1800 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Grand Enteries at 1 & 7 p.m.
Feast at 5 p.m., with $5.00 Dinner Ticket, Note: Feast is free for elders (65 +) and children (5yrs and under) and UMN Students with valid Student ID's. Emcee Jerry Dearly, Arena Director Randy Gresczyk, Host Drum Red Bone. For Vendor Information contact Tia Yazzie at For Volunteer Information contact Alana Dopp at
For More information: or call (612) 624-0243

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