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30th annual Celebrating Life Powwow at CMU

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March 23, 2019 - March 24, 2019
11:00 am - 7:00 pm (Expired)
John G. Kulhavi Events Center
360 E Broomfield St
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

All are invited to the 30th Annual CMU Celebrating Life Pow Wow on March 23-24, 2019 at the CMU Events Center in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. CMU’s Pow wow committee will host dancers and singers from all over North America. The annual CMU Celebrating Life Pow Wow brings people together to meet for the first time or rejuvenate old friendships through dancing and singing by preserving the Native American culture.

Doors open at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Grand entries take place Saturday at 1 and 7 p.m. and Sunday at noon. For the general public, tickets are $7 for adults. Admission is free for children ten years or under, SCIT memebers and CMU students (both with ID).

Central Michigan University’s Pow wow committee, s student-run committee works year-round on the CMU Celebrating Life Pow Wow so that visitors from the community, as well as participants from all over the U.S. can enjoy themselves and learn more about Native American Culture.

Vendors will offer traditional food and crafts while spectators enjoy the immersion of culture. CMU’s Pow wow draws members of different Native American tribes–including the Saginaw Chippeaw Indian Tribe — with contests in singing, drumming and dancing.

The food vendors make traditional foods like fried bread and lemonades; the craft vendors offer all types of native craft work, including bead-work and leather crafts.

Admission:
Adults (11 years old & up) – $7.00
Children (10 & under) – Free
SCIT members (with I.D.) – Free
CMU students (with I.D.) – Free