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San Juan College 8th Annual Contest Pow Wow

April 10 & 11, 2015 at McGee Park Coliseum

Friday, April 10

3:00p Doors Open 5:00p Gourd Dance
3:00-7:00p Registration
7:00p Grand Entry

Saturday, April 12

9:00a Doors Open 10:00a–12:00p Gourd Dance
10:00a–7:00p Registration
12:00p Grand Entry
5:00–7:00p Gourd Dance
7:00p Grand Entry

General Information

This is an indoor event. More information will be available soon. Please check back.

Head Staff

Host Northern Drum: Northern Cree, Saddle Lake, Alberta, Canada
Host Southern Drum: Thunder Hill, Weatherford, Oklahoma
Master of Ceremonies: Ruben Little Head Sr., Lame Deer, Montana
Master of Ceremonies for Gourd Dance: Erny Zah, Sawmill, Arizona
Arena Director: Michael Grant, Sr., Bloomfield, New Mexico
Head Gourd Dancer: Afrem H. Wall, Sr., Towaco, Colorado
Head Man: Alejandro Uentillie
Head Woman: Kelsi L’u Beth Monroe


  • Ages 6-59 - $7
  • Ages 5 and under - Free
  • Elders 60+ - Free
  • Singers and Dancers must pay the daily admission fee of $7

Sorry, there are no weekend passes.

Download the 2015 Pow Wow Schedule


Download the Vendor Application Form. Return the form with your payment to SJC Business Office (map).

Food Venders

Please have appropriate permits for your food handlers and vending space. Visit the NM Environment Department's Food Program webpage for more information.

For more information, please call Michele Peterson at (505) 566-3321. Or send an email to nac@sanjuancollege.edu.