North Country Inter-Tribal Pow-wow is inviting the public to an Inter-Tribal Pow-wow in Newport on Saturday, August 30th through Monday, September 1st from 10 AM to 5 PM each day. Come celebrate the Native heritage and culture during the three-day event. Enjoy the dancing, drumming, and the storytelling. There will be more than twenty vendors, including two food vendors. Helen Hoard will be the storyteller, Grandmothers Tears will be head drums, the Emcee is Junior Peter Paul and the head dancers will be Tony Austin and Francesca Bailey. Admission is $5 a day per adult, free for kids under eighteen years old with paid adult admission and $3 for seniors.
A hand drum competition will be held on Saturday, August 30th and Sunday, August 31st in the afternoon. The public is encouraged to vote. Cast a vote for $1 per vote. A winner takes all finale will be held on Sunday.
There are no drugs or alcohol allowed on the grounds. For more information, contact Ed Littlefield at 207-368-4944 or Ellie Luce at 207-368-4959. An email could also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.