richmond Powwow Association, Inc.
Ok folks, this is a big year for Richmond Pow Wow Association!!! The City of Richmond and Madison County are declaring Indigenous People’s Day on Thursday September 27th. At noon we will march in a parade from Lancaster Ave to the Courthouse!!! From 1:00-2:00 a Ceremony, conducted by Arvel Bird and Elders will be preformed at the Courthouse. The reading of the Proclamation will conclude the ceremony!!! Please come out an support all Native Americans and Richmond Pow Wow in it’s 25 year!!
Also Berea will be declaring Indigenous People’s Day on Friday Sept 28th!!! Time and place will be announced as soon as it is decided!!!
Ok Folks, Berea’s celebration will be in Old Town at the Train Station in front of Tourism at 3:00 p.m. on Friday 28 th of September!! We will have a Native Drum group and Native Dancers, then we will have the reading of the Proclamation!!! See you there!!
For Immediate Release
Richmond Powwow Scheduled for Sept. 29 - 30
Come and experience Native American culture and customs at the 2018
Richmond Powwow on Friday, Saturday & Sunday, September 29 - 30.
The event will again be held at Richmond Battlefield Park, located at
1546 Battlefield Memorial Highway (US 421) south of Richmond.
This year’s special guests will be Larry Sellers, who portrayed “Cloud
Dancing” on the popular television series
Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman, and
award winning performer Arvil Bird.
Gates open at 10 AM each day, with grand entries at 12 noon both days
and 6 PM on Saturday evening. Closing ceremonies will be conducted at 4:30 PM Sunday.
Powwows are the Native American people’s way of meeting together, to
join in dancing, singing, renewing old friendships and making new ones. It is
a time honored method to renew Native American culture and to preserve the
rich heritage of the American Indian. Visitors can experience Native
American crafts, singing, dancing, folklore as well as learn about their way of
life by various interactive presentations. Guests are encouraged to participate
in the plentiful rituals and traditions occurring throughout each day.
The Richmond Powwow began in 1994, and has called Richmond
Battlefield Park home since 2008. Hosted by the Richmond Powwow
Association, Inc. it has become one of the most attended Powwows in a
several state area.
General Admission for the event is $5.00 per person, $2.00 for children
under 12. Maximum fees per each family is $15.00.
For more information, please visit richmondpowwow.org or call 859-
Please call 859-200-9651 for information or photos.