Today's Date: December 8, 2022
Darling Ingredients Signs Commitment Letter to Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), Continues Advancing 2050 Net-Zero Goal   •   TCU’s Tre’Vius Hodges-Tomlinson Named 2022 Paycom Jim Thorpe Award Winner   •   Shareholder Notice: Robbins LLP Informs Investors of Class Action Against Iris Energy Limited (IREN)   •   AmerisourceBergen Announces Common Share Repurchase From Walgreens Boots Alliance   •   F45 ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Announces that a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against F45 Training Holdings, I   •   The Urban League of Greater Atlanta Celebrates 100+ Years of Service to Metro Atlanta   •   PG&E Prepared to Respond to Significant Storm System Expected to Impact Northern and Central California this Weekend   •   Hennessy Advisors, Inc. Announces Changes to the Board of Directors   •   JIM HENSON'S FAMILY HUB ON YOUTUBE LAUNCHES FULL EPISODES OF BELOVED PUPPET SERIES "PAJANIMALS" TO HELP PRESCHOOLERS WITH CHANGI   •   The Law Offices of Frank R. Cruz Announces Investigation of Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) on Behalf of Investors   •   TRANSUNION ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating TransUnion on Behalf of Long-Term Stockholders and Encourages   •   Walgreens Boots Alliance Sells Shares of AmerisourceBergen Corporation for $1.0 billion of Proceeds   •   Stacey Babson Kaplan Named Senior Vice President, Chief Sustainability and Compliance Officer   •   Brookdale Reports November 2022 Occupancy   •   Connected California Program Launches to Bridge the Digital Divide   •   Alameda Health System's and Alameda County Public Health Department's BElovedBIRTH Black Centering Receives The 2022 Quality Lea   •   INVESTOR ALERT: F45 Training Holdings, Inc. Investors with Substantial Losses Have Opportunity to Lead the F45 Training Class Ac   •   Hearts for Hospice and Catholic Hospice bring back The Best of the Best of Las Olas Luncheon   •   Family Research Council's Tony Perkins' Statement on the Final Passage of 'Respect for Marriage' Act   •   NEOGENOMICS SHAREHOLDER ALERT by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors With Losses in
Bookmark and Share

Hundreds Of Thousands Expected At Native American "Gathering Of The Nations"


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.,  -- The world's largest gathering of Native American and indigenous people will take place in Albuquerque, New Mexico between April 22 and 24, 2010.  The 27th Annual Gathering of Nations, considered the most prominent Native American powwow in the world, will host more than 150,000 people and more than 500 tribes from throughout the United StatesCanada, and around the world celebrating their culture and traditions through dance, music, food and indigenous dress including feathers, bells, jingles and fringes.

The three-day event will include more than 25 different indigenous bands performing on Stage 49.  They will play a wide range of musical genres including country, reggae, rhythm and blues, hip-hop, and rock 'n' roll.  In addition, more than 3,000 Native American singers and dancers will compete and entertain a capacity crowd, and more than 600 Native American artisans, craftsmen and traders will display and sell their work.  Dozens of vendors in the Native Food Court will offer guests a wide variety of food choices ranging between southwestern-style cuisine and traditional Native American fare.

As part of the Gathering of Nations, a young Native American woman will be crowned Miss Indian World and represent all native and indigenous people as a cultural goodwill ambassador.  Twenty-seven Native American and indigenous women representing their different tribes and traditions will compete in the areas of tribal knowledge, dancing ability, and personality assessment.

Considered one of the leading folk festivals in the world, the Gathering of Nations opens with the Miss Indian World competition on April 22 at 7:00 p.m. at the Albuquerque Convention Center.  The "Grand Entry" kicks off the powwow onFriday, April 23 at 12:00 p.m. where thousands of Native American dancers simultaneously enter the stadium dressed in colorful regalia to the sounds of hundreds of beating drums.  This years event will be held outdoors at the University of New Mexico's University Stadium in Albuquerque and lasts through Saturday, April 24.

Tickets cost $15 per day and can be purchased at the door during the event.  The Gathering of Nations can be followed on Twitter.com by going to Twitter.com/GONPowwow, Twitter.com/GONStage49, and Twitter.com/MissIndianWorld

 

SOURCE Gathering of Nations



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News