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AGENDA

52nd Annual Shoshone-Bannock Festival Pow-Wow

Fort Hall, Idaho

August 6 - 9, 2015


2015 Shoshone-Bannock Festival Pow Wow Agenda

2015 Festival Powwow Information, Contest Categories & Prizes

Grand Entries

August 6th, Thursday – 7pm Children & Veterans Recognition powwow (warm-up night)
August 7th, Friday – 7 pm (contest points start)
August 8th, Saturday – 1 pm & 7 pm
August 9th, Sunday – 2 pm

Dance & Singing Registration Open

Thursday, August 6th @ 6 pm – 10 pm 
Friday, Aug. 7th @ 11 am – 10 pm

Contest Categories

Adults/Golden Age/Super Seniors Prize Money: 1st $1,000 & Jacket, 2nd $800, 3rd $600, 4th $400, 5th $200

Adult Categories
Men’s War Bonnet (18+)
Women’s Southern Cloth & Buckskin (18-54)
Men’s Southern Straight (18-54)

Jr. Adult Women & Men (18-34) Categories
No. Traditional, Jingle & Fancy Shawl
No. Traditional, Grass, Fancy Feather & Prairie Chicken/Round Bustle

Sr. Adult Women & Men (35-54) Categories
No. Traditional, Jingle & Fancy Shawl
No. Traditional, Grass, Fancy Feather & Prairie Chicken/Round Bustle

Golden Age Women & Men (55-69) Categories
No./So. Traditional (combined) & Fancy Shawl/Jingle (combined)
No./So. Traditional (combined) & Fancy Feather/Grass (combined)

Women & Men Super Seniors (70+) Categories
Women Categories Combined
Men Categories Combined

Teens Categories (13-17) - 1st $500 & Jacket, 2nd $400, 3rd $300, 4th $200, 5th $100
Boys: Traditional, Grass & Fancy
Girls: Traditional, Jingle & Fancy

Juniors Categories (7-12) - 1st $250 & Jacket, 2nd $200, 3rd $150, 4th $100, 5th $75
Boys: Traditional, Grass & Fancy
Girls: Traditional, Jingle & Fancy

 

Singing/Drumming Contest: (Singers bring your own chairs)
1st $10,000 & 10 Champion Jackets, 2nd $8,000, 3rd $6,000, 4th $4,000, 5th $2,000
(Singers bring your own chairs)

Drum Day Pay to the first 10 registered drums (must have 5 singers, NO drum hopping allowed) (Singers bring your own chairs)

Special Dance Categories:

Owl Dance Contest (18+)                           1st $300, 2nd $200, 3rd $100
Owl Dance Contest (17 & Under)            1st $150, 2nd $100, 3rd $50
Team Dance (18+)                                        1st $500, 2nd $300, 3rd $200
Team Dance (17 & Under)                         1st $300, 2nd $200, 3rd $100

Specials

Miss Shoshone-Bannock LI Tadraschell Murray Women’s Shell Dress Special (18+)
Over $1000 will be awarded in cash & prizes, sponsored by family & friends.  

Teen Girls Fancy Shawl Special (13-17) in honor of the outgoing 2014-2015 Festival Princess Onteria Arrow White. Over $2000 cash and prizes will be awarded: 1st Place $1000.00.

Girls Fancy Shawl Special (ages 4-7) in honor of outgoing 2014-2015 Festival Future Princess Gabrielle Appenay. Five (5) winners will be awarded cash prize & gifts. Sponsored by family & friends.

Tiny Tot Girls All-Around Dance Special (Ages 0-6) in honor of Outgoing 2014-2015 Festival Tzi Tzi Princess LorenAnn Hooper. Over $1000 in cash & prizes to be awarded. Sponsored by the Hooper Family & friends.

Golden Age, Adults, Teens & Junior Jingle Special (winners to be selected in each category) -   in honor of the outgoing 2014-2015 Festival Tzi Tzi Princess LorenAnn Hooper. Sponsored by family & friends.

“Keeping Traditions Alive” Men’s Fancy Feather Special (Ages 16 & up) In honor of Nakeezaka “Breaks the Belt” Suloostu Jack. Over $2000 in cash & prizes to be awarded. Sponsored by the Abrahamson & Jack Family.


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For more information contact

 

Festival Coordinator:            Dustina Abrahamson            (208) 339-6996        Email: forthallfestival@gmail.com
Vendor Coordinator:            Alana Baldwin                       (208) 221-7412        Email: abaldwin@sbtribes.com
Jamie Farmer                 (208) 339-8208        Email: ndnroper23@yahoo.com

Royalty Coordinator:            Rose Ann Abrahamson        (208) 223-1504        Email: sbrcommittee@gmail.com
Parade Coordinator:             Leela Abrahamson               (208) 705-2873        Email: leelaabrahamson@gmail.com
Willow Abrahamson                                                 Email: willow.abrahamson@gmail.com

Rodeo Coordinator:              Anna Bowers                         (208) 705-2886        Email: anna.bowers.54@facebook.com
Mary ‘Chix’ Washakie           (208) 680-0138        Email: chixwashakie@hotmail.com

Art Show Coordinator:         Lacey Abrahamson               (208) 680-2750        n/a
Feast Coordinator:                Annie Marshall          (208) 681-6980        Email: jmarshall@sbth.nsn.us
Softball &
Golf Tournament &
Skate Jam:                              Ft. Hall Recreation           (208) 478-3775        Email: ekniffin@sbtribes.com

Hand Game Tournament:    Bobby Pevo                           (208) 850-6203        Email: bobptevo7@gmail.com

Indian Relay Association      Wanda Appenay                   (208) 220-3012        n/a



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