Gathering of Veterans PowWow -

Sept. 16 - Sept. 18, 2022

Seven Circles Heritage Center

8817 West Southport Road

Edwards, IL 61528

HONORING ALL VETERANS PAST AND PRESENT

​​Join us for a weekend filled with healing, honoring, and

celebrating all our warrior heroes.
Native American singers, dancers, craft vendors, and food.

 

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - PLEASE COME JOIN US!

 

POWWOW SCHEDULE

Friday 6:00 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Reading of the Role Ceremony. R.O.T.C. Table ceremony. A special time
honoring our veterans who we are still waiting their return home.

 

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. gates open . Vendors open.

12:00 noon Gourd dancing to honor our veterans and to bless our arena.

1:00 p.m. Dancer Grand Entry with intertribal and exhibition dancing to follow.

4:30 p.m. Supper Break and Special Attraction

6:00 p.m. Gourd Dancing

7:00 p.m. Dancer Grand Entry and Evening Dancing

 

Sunday 10:00 a.m. gates open. Vendors open.

12:00 noon Gourd Dancing

1:00 p.m. Dancer Grand Entry

 

Host Drum: Spirit Of The Rainbow Singers

Invited Drums: Black Fox

Head Man Dancer: TBA

Head Lady Dancer: TBA

Emcee: TBA

All Drums and Dancers Welcome!

POWWOW ATTRACTIONS​

      Games and educational events for the children.

Our apologies, please bring lawn chairs as seating is limited. 

Also, participants please bring a dish to share in our potluck meal on Saturday.

Free primitive camping available on site. 

NO ILLEGAL DRUGS OR ALCOHOL ALLOWED ON THE PREMISES!

For more information call 309-241-7487 or 309-241-7489.

Donations towards this and future PowWow's,

as well as Seven Circles in general, are always needed and appreciated!

Volunteers are always needed at the pow wow.

SEVEN CIRCLES IS A 501(c)(3) NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION

EVENTS AT SEVEN CIRCLES ARE SPONSORED IN PART BY THE ILLINOIS ARTS COUNCIL.

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