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64th Annual Powwow

64th Annual Chicago Powwow 2017


Head Staff for 2016 annual powwow

Head Veteran: Paul Cloud – Hochunk
CO – MC: Mark Denning – Menominee – Oneida
CO – MC: Juaquin Hamilton –Sac & Fox/Cheyenne
Arena Director: John Teller, Jr. – Menominee
Head Judge: Ken Funmaker –Hochunk
Host Drum: Haystack – Tama, Iowa

Invited Drums 

HoChunk Station – Mauston, WI
Southern Straight – Athens, MI
Milwaukee Bucks – Milwaukee, WI
Rambling Bear – Detroit, MI


Marriott Schaumburg
50 N. Martingale Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60173-2065

Ask for American Indian Center Powwow September 2016 – for powwow rates
$119 + Tax for a room with 2 people and 2 breakfast vouchers
$119 + Tax for a room with 4 people and 4 breakfast vouchers
Rooms must be reserved by August 26, 2016, before 3 pm
Credit Card for incidentals must be on file
Parking at the Hotel is Free

Camping on Site at Busse Woods is available ONLY for registered powwow participants: vendors, dancers, and singers. No Showers. Firewood is available. Gates closed at 9 pm – 7 am. No in and out.

Dancer and Singer Fees
Dancer and Singer Registration is $10/Person- All Ages
Drum and Dancer Registration closes at 1 pm on Saturday


Prospective Vendors:
Vendors are by invite only. All vendors must have a CDIB. For more information please contact Cyndee Fox-Starr at or at 773.275.5871 ext.19

Current Vendors:
Vendors must turn in all required documentation no later than August 30th, 2016.

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