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Hessel PowwowThe 28th Annual Gathering of the Eagles Hessel Powwow is Friday through Sunday, Aug. 19‑21, at the Hessel powwow grounds, next to Kewadin Hessel Casino.

Friday at 3 p.m. is the spiritual gathering and potluck 5 p.m., grand entries on Saturday at 1 and 7 p.m., and Sunday opening ceremonies, drumming and dancing. The feast is Saturday at 5 p.m.

Head Veteran: Tracy Heath
Arena Director: Cal Burnside
MC: Josh Homminga
Head Dancers: Francie Wyers and Richard Lewis
Head Youth Dancers: Nonah Bedell and Tyler Bedell
Host Drum: Mukwa Giizhik
Spiritual Advisor: John Causley

Free and open to the public. No drugs, alcohol, politics or pets.

For more information, call Charlee Brissette at 906‑630‑3082 or John Causley at 906‑430‑5780.

Hessel Powwow Flyer

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