69th Annual Chicago Powwow Dancer Registration

October 7th, 8th, & 9th, 2022

Schiller Woods – Chicago, Illinois

General Registration Rules

Registration fee must be paid upon registration:
$10 fee for Juniors Category
$25 fee for Teens/Jr. Adults/Sr. Adults/Golden Age
This fee will include VIP parking area and a meal ticket.

Registered Dancers are NOT required to purchase admission.

Each registrant is required to complete their own Registration Form, with the exception that a minor’s form must be completed and signed by their parent/legal guardian.

The Registration Attendant may ask to verify all Registration Forms with a valid-state-issued picture I.D., driver’s license, tribal I.D., or passport at the time of Check-In/Registration.

Social Security numbers and W9’s will only be required for those receiving prize payouts of $600.

Each Dancer/Singer is responsible for his or her own review of the form, except for minors.

Each Dancer aged 17 and younger must have a parent or legal guardian present who will be responsible for review of the minor’s form and will sign on the minor’s behalf.

All Dancers who register for the competition authorize the American Indian Center, Inc. use of his/her photo, name and or image for advertising/promotional and video recording purposes.

Dancer registration forms may be filled out in-person at the American Indian Center Powwow or online. Registration will begin Friday, October 7th, 2022, from 4pm – 8:30pm and will resume on Saturday, October 8, 2022, from 9am – 11:30am. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE FOR LATE REGISTRATION!

Dancer Check-In/On-Site Registration

Dancers are allowed to enter only one category and will not be allowed to switch categories.

Dancers competing will be issued a number for their category that must be worn and visible to those recording numbers.

VIP Parking will be available for registered Dancers for the event.

The American Indian Center, Cook County Forest Preserves and security are not responsible for any injury, theft, vehicle damages, or hardships during this event.

Dancer Registration Form