Father’s Day Pow Wow at the Stewart Indian School

by Maribel Cuervo

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Carson City – This weekend the former Stewart Indian School Father’s Day Pow Wow features more than 200 dancers, over 30 arts and crafts vendors and Indian Tacos. The many activities scheduled for the weekend include participants from across the state. Admission is free, though proceeds generated benefit the preservation of the historic Stewart Indian School. Nevada Capital News correspondent Maribel Cuervo stopped by the pow wow Saturday and took a few photos and recorded some audio.

Master of Ceremonies: Gridley Hilpert, Sun Valley, Nevada
Arena Director: Art Martinez, Carson City, Nevada
Head Man: Jimmy Phoenix, Sutcliffe, NV
Head Lady: Angie Alsobrook, Reno, Nevada

Head Teen Boy: Ayden Sampson, Hungry Valley, Nevada
Head Teen Girl: Uriah Martinez, Bishop, CA
Host Drum: Young Chief, Reno, Nevada

Hear a song for veterans.

Image – Maribel Cuervo
Image – Maribel Cuervo
Image – Maribel Cuervo
Image – Maribel Cuervo
Image – Maribel Cuervo
Image – Maribel Cuervo