Multi-Tribal Day

  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • 💲Free & open to the public

    *In the event of unfavorable weather, activities may be altered as necessary

The Chickasaw Cultural Center will host Native American tribes from across the country for a celebration of culture, traditions and cuisine. Enjoy an enriching day of Native hymns, dance demonstrations, storytelling, traditional games and more.

Free showings of the following films in the Anoli' Theater:
10:30 a.m. Last of the Dogmen
12:30 p.m. Geronimo
3:00 p.m. Smoke Signals
6:30 p.m. More Than Frybread

We are excited to welcome Brad Greenwood (Chickasaw) and Steve Jacobs (Choctaw) to emcee our Multi-Tribal Day event.

Vendors:
Kim Johnson (Seminole) - Beadwork
Delaney Pennock (Creek) - Merchandise (Dem 'Ste-Cats)
Danita Holata (Seminole) - Beadwork
Rose and Pauline (Chickasaw) - Beadwork, Dolls, and Candy
Linda Lou - Baskets
Lucille Charley (Navajo) - Silverwork
Cynthia Yerby (Seminole) - Patchwork Regalia
Cody Harjo (Seminole) - Seminole Beadwork
Harold Brummett (Choctaw) - Metal Magic

Food Samples:
Janet Johnson - Maylen (Seminole) - Blue Bread, Corn Soup, and Pumpkin
Darrell and Linda Underwood (Chickasaw/Choctaw) - Pashofa
Shields Family (Chickasaw) - Salt Meat and Fry Bread
Wayne Walker (Chickasaw) - Squirrel Gravy
Shelly Greenwood (Choctaw) - Banaha
Joan Aitson (Otoe-Missouria) - Sweet Corn and Pumpkin Soup
Gerald & Rita Hart (Chickasaw) - Cooked Hog Meat

Demonstrations:
Cultural Resources Team (Chickasaw) - Chunky
Matt Girty (Cherokee) - Chunky Stone Maker
Cultural Resources Team (Chickasaw) - Stickball
Cultural Resources Team (Chickasaw) - Squirrel Stick Throw
Kennetha Greenwood (Otoe-Missouria) - Indian Dice Game
Cultural Resources Team (Chickasaw) - Hide the Bullet
Cultural Center Visitor Services (Chickasaw) - Face Painting
Jay Burns - Flint Napping
Cultural Resources Team (Chickasaw) - Fish Nets
Choctaw Nation - Demonstation Booth
Mathis Hamilton - Storytelling and Flute
Aztecs (Aztec) - Aztec Dancing
Middle Creek (Creek) - Language Singers
Chipota Chikashshanompoli - Language Singers
Chickasaw Dance Troupe - Stomp Dancing
Albert Grey Eagle - Flute
Chocataw Dancers - Social Dancing
Kiowa Dancers - Traditional Dance
Robert Lincoln - "Young Buffalo Horse" Northern Drum
Kevin Connywerdy - Hoop Dancer
Thunder Bear Singers - Southern Drum
Riverside - Crown Dancers

Upcoming Events

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  • 1:00PM

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    Apr. 18 - Nov. 21 Ayowa' Garden to Gourmet Agritours
  • 10:00AM

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