WHO: UTE Mountain Casino
WHAT: Ute Mountain Casino Hotel continues the festivities for its 30-year anniversary celebration with a free Pow Wow event from August 19-20, that will feature a dance and drum competition and hand game tournament. There is a total of $41,600 in dance and drum contest prizes, and hand game offers a total payout of $10,000.
of $10,000. Throughout the weekend celebration there will be an open market with food vendors, craft artisans and ceremonial celebrations. Entry to the event is free.
Friday, August 19
7 a.m. – Blessing of the grounds and flag raising
4 p.m. – Indian market opens with food vendors and arts and crafts
7 p.m. – Grand entry
7:15 p.m. – Pow Wow starts, drum and dance competition
11:45 p.m. – Pow Wow concludes
Saturday, August 20
9-11 a.m. – Hand game tournament registration opens
10 a.m. – Indian market opens
12:30 p.m. – Hand game tournament begins
1 p.m. – Grand entry
1:15 p.m. – Pow Wow starts, drum and dance competition
11 p.m. – Pow Wow concludes
WHEN: August 19 – 20, 2022
WHERE: Indian Village at Ute Mountain Casino
3 Weeminuche Dr.
Towaoc, CO 81334
MORE INFORMATION: For more information or to register a dancer or drum team, visit utemountaincasino.com/pow-wow-2022.