Long Beach,
02
March
2018
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12:46 AM
America/Los_Angeles

American Indian Dancing, Arts, Crafts and Food Featured at Long Beach State University’s 48th Annual Pow Wow Celebration

The largest spring event of its kind in Southern California, the Pow Wow focuses on displaying the campus’ strong American Indian presence

Summary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WHAT: Long Beach State University’s 48th annual Pow Wow – an American Indian celebration. Admission and parking are free.

Media Advisory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WHAT: Long Beach State University’s 48th annual Pow Wow – an American Indian celebration. Admission and parking are free.

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, March 11-12. The event begins at 11 a.m. each day and runs until 10 p.m. Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday.

WHERE: The Pow Wow will take place in the Upper Campus Central Quad. Long Beach State University is at 1250 Bellflower Blvd. in Long Beach with easy access from the 405, 605 and 22 freeways. View map here.

WHY: The largest spring event of its kind in Southern California, the Pow Wow at Long Beach State University is focused on displaying the campus’ strong American Indian presence.

VISUALS: The two-day event will feature American Indian dancing, arts, crafts and food.

Saturday’s event schedule: Gourd dancing, 11 a.m.; grand entry, 1 p.m.; dancer registration closing, 2 p.m.; American Indian Student Council Special, 4 p.m.; dinner and California Indian presentation, 5-6 p.m.; and retire colors and dance out, 10 p.m. Sunday’s event schedule: gourd dancing, 11 a.m.; grand entry, 1 p.m.; and awards, retire colors and dance out, 6 p.m.

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