Spokane Falls Northwest Indian Encampment and Powwow
Aug 24-25. The history of this event and the significance of gathering at the Spokane River goes back generations. it has been a sacred tradition for many of the tribes around the Northwest to gather at the river because it gives life, love, hope, and a sense of revitalization. The powwow has become a tradition for people of all nations to gather and celebrate those gifts the river provides, and to create or renew friendships. Dancers and singers, young and old, come from both near and far to showcase their songs and their dance styles for our community. All are invited to bring chairs and blankets to enjoy contest dancing, Indian Tacos, frybread, and frito pie, Arts and Crafts, and guest pow wow drum groups.