Gathering at the Falls Pow Wow under way | Arts & Culture
The Spokane Falls Northwest Indian Encampment and Pow Wow is underway in the Lilac Bowel in Riverfront Park. Things kicked of with the Tiny Tot Pow Wow on Thursday night and the festivities will continue through Saturday night.
On Friday night the Grand Entry is at 7 pm. Things pick back up on Saturday morning with the Diabetes/HIV Poker Fun Run and Walk at 9 am, registration begins at 8 am. On Saturday there will be Grand Entries at both 1 pm and 7 pm.
Desja Eagle Trail and The Garrett Bartley Band will give a special performance on Saturday night from 5 to 7 pm. For the Pow Wow, there will be dance competitions in all categories as well as the Miss Gathering of the Falls Royalty Contest on Saturday.
This year's Pow Wow will also feature an Indian Market, which is new the annual event. The market will have foods, arts and crafts.