For anyone interested in being a vendor at this years Spring Pow Wow here is a document to fill out and submit to reserve your spot and be apart of this wonderful event.
Here is the 2014-2015 Spring Pow Wow Little Miss application. Good Luck to all of our applicants and we look forward to seeing you April 11th-13th at the Pow Wow.
2009 UW Spring Pow Wow crown courtesy of Lily Martina Lee.
Enter your little miss for a chance for her to win the 2014 crown. The application is in the word document bellow. Forms may be turned in day of at the Spring Pow Wow at Alaska Airlines arena. Hope to see you there.
January 25, 2014 from 1pm (Grand Entry)- 7pm (pacific standard time). In the Grand Ballroom 2nd floor of the Husky Union Building, 4001 East Stevens Way, NE Seattle Washington.
All are welcome to this one of a kind event and enjoy the rich heritage of Native Peoples.
Presented by the University of Washington’s American Indian Student Commission.
For further information go to the facebook event page.
January 25th will be the day of Winter Pow Wow at the Hub Ballroom.
Spring Pow Wow has been designated for April 11th, 12th, and 13th. At Alaska Airlines Arena (Hec Ed pavilion).
More posters with more information are to come.
On October 25th 2013 from 3pm to 5:30pm the University of Washington will break ground on a project to build a Native American style longhouse, on the Seattle campus. The longhouse is expected to be completed by winter of 2015 and will be used as a gathering place for native students, faculty, and the university of Washington community, where everyone can relax, learn, and build strong relationships with one another.
The ceremony will take place in parking lot N6 adjacent to McMahon and Lewis halls. All are welcome to attend. For more information go to http://www.washington.edu/omad/2013/09/10/uw-to-break-ground-on-native-american-longhouse-facility-october-25/
SR-520 will be closed the weekend of The Spring Powwow for construction. It will be closed from 11pm Friday night until 5am Monday morning. I-90 will be open all weekend for those of you coming from the east.
Here is a google map that shows how to get there from I-90
Here is some more info about the closure
If you are interested in volunteering at the Spring Powwow, sign up here! We cannot put on this large event without the support of our community coming out and volunteering thier time.
Activities range from making Indian Tacos, holding microphones for drums, Playing with kids in the kids room, serving food for the Elders Dinner, loading in Vendors.
If you want to experience this great event, volunteering is the way to really be part of it.
Idle No More Teach In at UW!
January 28, 2013, Sieg Hall at the University of Washington, Seattle.
Click here to join the event on Facebook.
The First Nations @ UW 42nd Annual Spring Powwow will be the weekend of April 19th, 20th, and 22nd!
More updates on the 2013 Spring Powwow will be posted as the planning process progresses