Friday, July 27, 2012

KBIC's 34th Annual Maawanji'iding (Powwow) is July 27-29 in Baraga

Joining dancers of all ages, a young shawl dancer displays her colorful regalia at last year's Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) Powwow in Baraga. The 34th Annual event begins today, July 27, and continues through Sunday, July 29, at the Ojibwa Campground in Baraga. (Keweenaw Now file photo)

BARAGA -- KBIC's 34th Annual Maawanji'iding (Powwow) is underway at the Ojibwa Campground in Baraga. Grand Entries for the Keweeenaw Bay Indian Community's annual event are scheduled for TONIGHT, Friday, July 27, at 7 p.m.; Saturday, July 28, at Noon and 7 p.m.; and Sunday at Noon.

Highlights of today's (Friday's) events include Traditional Teachings, Princess Crowning, Honor Elders Special and Youth 2-step Championship.

Tomorrow, Saturday, includes the Fry Bread Contest, Feast, Hand Drum Contest, Veterans Special, Drum Challenge, and Midnight 2-step Championship.

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