From the desk of Pow Wow organizer, Gil Tarbox:
The 13th Annual Daniel Nimham Intertribal Pow Wow will be held at Putnam County Veteran’s Memorial Park (201 Gipsy Trail Rd, Carmel, NY 10512) on August 17th & 18th. The gates to the Pow Wow open at 10am with the Grand Entry ceremony starting at noon and festivities continuing until 6pm.
The Pow Wow will begin Saturday at Noon with a presentation by the Putnam County Sheriff Color Guard. There will be Native American arts and crafts vendors, Native American food vendors, pony rides, and a Native American teepee on site. NAMMY/GRAMMY award winning flutist Joseph FireCrow will be performing, along with a demonstration by the birds of prey group, Skyhunters in Flight.
The Host drum of the Pow Wow will be the Nimham Mountain Singers and co-host drum will be Red Storm Drum & Dance Troupe. WHUD DJ Mike Bennett will be in attendance (3pm-5pm), as well as HG Fairfield. Admission and parking at The Pow Wow is free, but for any donation of $20 or more, a commemorative dream catcher key chain will be given. A percentage of the donation proceeds will be given to the Tower of Hope, which trains service dogs for disabled American veterans.
For more information, please reach out to Gil Tarbox at 845-494-8818 or firstname.lastname@example.org.