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Sugar Island Traditional Powwow

23rd Annual Sugar Island Traditional Powwow July 20‑21, Sugar Island Powwow Grounds, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. Take the ferry to Sugar Island and watch for the signs.
July 19: 12 p.m. Spiritual gathering
July 20: 1 p.m. Grand entry, 5 p.m. feast, 7 p.m. grand entry
July 21: 1 p.m. Grand entry

Host Drum: Buffalo Bay
Co-host drum Obadjiwan
Head veteran: Nick VanAlstine
Arena director: Demetri Morris
Head male dancer: Bnaaswi Biiaawah
Head female dancer: Carrie Gaskin
Co-master of ceremonies: Joshua Homminga and Joseph Medicine
Spiritual Advisors: Cecil E. Pavlat Sr. and Melvin “Mick” Frechette
Free and open to the public. No drugs, alcohol, dogs or politics.
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07.19.2019 - 07.21.2019
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Photo by Ken Bosma / CC BY