March 21st - 23rd, 2003

Denver March Powwow
Denver, CO
Info: (303)934-8045

April 12th - 13th, 2003

Fort McDowell Annual Spring Powwow
Fort McDowell, AZ
Info: (408)965-5224

April 18th, 2003

Intertribal Paegent
Sherman Indian High School
9010 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA
Hours: 6pm - 9pm
Info: (909)276-6009 x 364

April 18th - 20th, 2003

ASU Spring Competition Powwow
ASU Band Practice Field
Sixth St & Rural Rd
Tempe, AZ
Info: (480) 965-5224

April 24th - 26th, 2003

Gathering of Nations Powwow
Albuquerque, NM
Info: (505) 836-2810

May 3rd - 4th, 2003

Mother Earth Gathering and Traditional Inter-tribal
Hesperia Lake Park
7500 Arrowhead Lake Road
Hesperia, CA
Daily Gourd Dance sessions,
traditional Indian dances, music and drums.
Crafts, food! Visit the tipi village.
Info: (760) 244-5488

May 3rd - 4th, 2003

UCLA Intertribal Pow Wow
UCLA Campus
Los Angeles, CA
Arena Director: James Red Eagle;
Head Gourd: Charlie Cozad;
Head Woman dancer: Memory Hayes;
Head Man Dancer: Walter Ahhaiitty;
Host Northern Drum: Eagle Mountain;
Host Southern Drum: Young Bird
Info: Nora Pulskamp (310) 206-7513
email: uclaaisa@yahoo.com

May 2nd - 4th, 2003

8th Annual California Choctaw Gathering
Camp Okihi - Choctaw Valley
Bakersfield, CA
email oklachahta@igalaxy.net or http://www.oklachahta.org
RV spaces are available but must be reserved in advance.
Tent camping available for $5.
Info: (661) 393-6552

May 9th - 11th, 2003

Stanford Powwow
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Info: (650)725-6947

May 10th - 11th, 2003

9th Annual Northern and Southern Winds Powwow
Athletic field
East Los Angeles College
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez (cross street Atlantic Blvd)
Monterey Park, CA
Sponsored by Iron Circle Nation and M.E.X.A. - All drums welcome! MC: Roy Track, Lakota; Hours: 11am - 10pm Saturday, 11am - 6pm Sunday. Grand entry 12:30pm both days. Featuring intertribal dancing, indigenous music, food, arts & crafts. Face painting, and Mother's Day Give-Aways! Bring your own chairs and shading, no camping permitted. Info: Meno Martinez, email: elacpowwow@hotmail.com

May 17th - 18th 2003

23nd De Anza College Powwow
De Anza College
South Quad
21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
Contest powwow, food booths, craft booths
Info: (408) 864-5448

May 17th - 18th, 2003

Medicine Ways Powwow
Soccer Field
Riverside, CA
Hours: 11am - 10pm Sat, 11am - 6pm Sun.
Craft booths, food booths
Info: Joel Beutel (909) 787-4143
email: ucmasa@hotmail.com
web: www.nasp.ucr.edu

May 17th - 18th, 2003

15th Annual American Indian Culture Days
Balboa Park - Park Blvd and President's Way
San Diego, CA
Kumeyaay Bird Singers, Abel Silvas, Bill Neal;
Aztec Dancers, Tracy Lee Nelson,
all drums welcome at the powwow.
Hours 10am - 6pm, both days.
Info: (619) 281-5964

May 23rd - 26th, 2003

CIHA Spring Witayapi
Armed Forces Joint Training Center
Los Alimitos, CA
Info: Dianna (626) 339-4353

May 24th - 26th, 2003

18th Annual Casa de Fruita Red Road Powwow
Holister, CA
Info: (831)452-4404

May 24th - 25th, 2003

Chumash Intertribal Powwow
Oakbrook Park Chumash Interpretive Center
3290 Lang Ranch Parkway
Thousand Oaks,CA
Saturday 10am to 10pm
Sunday 10am to 6pm
Info: Bob Vann (805)492-8076

June 6th - 8th, 2003

Standing Bear Powwow
Bakersfield City College
Bakersfield, CA
Host Southern Drum: Hummingbird Singers,
Head Man: Henry Allen,
Head Woman: Arlene Allen, MC: Saginaw Grant.
Host Motel: Best Western Crystal Palace Inn
(800) 424-4900 - Mention Standing Bear
Powwow Admission: 4.00
Info: Gene Albitre (661) 589-8414
email: nahpc@bak.rr.com

June 7th - 8th, 2003

22nd Annual Yuba-Sutter Powwow
Marysville, CA
Info: (530)749-6169

June 7th - 8th, 2003

20th Annual Indian Fair
Balboa Park
San Diego Museum of Man
1350 El Prado
San Diego, CA
Info: (619) 239-2001

June 14th - 15th, 2003

7th Annual Inter-Tribal Powwow
San Luis Rey Mission Grounds
4050 Mission Ave.
Oceanside, CA
All dancers and drums welcome!
Food booths, arts and crafts booths, contest dancing, opportunity drawings.
Peon games at dusk!
Sponsored by the San Luis Rey Mission Indian Foundation.
Info: Carmen Mojado (760) 724-8505
email: charlotte@slrmissionindians.org

June 28th - 29th, 2003

19th Annual Tehachapi - Indian Hills Powwow
Indian Hills Campground
Tehachapi, CA
Arts and crafts, food. All drums and dancers are welcome.
Info: (661) 822-1118

June 27th - 29th, 2003

2003 California Basketweavers Gathering
Yurok Tribal Lands
off Hwy 101
Klamath, CA
Info (530) 478-5660
email: ciba@ciba.org
web: www.ciba.org

June 28th - 29th, 2003

4th Annual Big Time
Lake Sonoma
Warm Springs, CA
Info: (707) 837-8596 or (707) 838-1774

July 4th - 6th, 2003

Pechanga Casino Powwow
Pechanga Casino - Activity Field
Temecula, CA
Info: (888) PECHANGA
Contest powwow, arts and crafts booths, native foods.

July 4th - 6th, 2003

Three Rivers Powwow
13505 S Union
Manteca, CA
Info: (209) 858-2421

July 19th - 20th,2003

12th annual Lake Casitas Pow Wow
Lake Casitas
Lake Casitas Recreation Area
Ojai, CA
Contest pow wow, all drums welcome,
camping, fishing, boating, M.C.Tom Phillips.
Head Staff TBA
Admission $10 adults, $5 children
Info: Dick (805) 496-6036

July 27th - 28th, 2003

8th Annual Big Time
Shingle Springs Rancheria
Hwy 50 east of Sacramento
Shingle Springs, CA
Free and open the public. Native dancers, vendors
Info: (530) 391-2540

August 22rd - 24th, 2003

34th Annual Southern California Indian Center Powwow
Orange County Fairgrounds
Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA
Info: (714) 962-6673
email: scicgg@indiancenter.net
web: http://www.indiancenter.net

August 29th - 31st, 2003

Barona Powwow
Barona Ball Field, past Barona Casino
Lakeside, CA
Contest dancing, food booths, craft booths, camping
Info: (619) 561-5560

September 5th - 7th, 2003

Sycuan Pow Wow
Sycuan Reservation
Alpine, CA
Contest dancing, food booths, craft booths, camping
Info: (619) 445-7776

September 13th - 14th, 2003

9th Annual Precious Sunset Pow-wow
Recreation Point
Bass Lake
Bass Lake, CA
Arts and crafts, food,
hand drum contest, princess contest, team dancing contest.
Camping available.
MC: Wallace Coffey;
Arena Director: Art Martinez.
Info: (559) 855-2705; fax: (559) 855-2695


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