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30th Anniversary Fort Omaha Virtual Intertribal Powwow; Theme: survivance

Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow


Fort Omaha Campus on Saturday, September 24, from 1:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

2022 Theme: Investing in our Future

2021-22 Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow Princess Isabella Aguirre-Whitedress

Isabella Aguirre-WhiteDress

Celebrating Native American cultures, the powwow honors the traditional dance, music, artistry, oral history and foods of various tribes across Nebraska and the surrounding region including Omaha, Ponca, Santee Sioux and Winnebago.

31st Annual Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow Head Staff

  • Head Man Dancer: Galen Drapeau, Yankton
  • Head Lady Dancer: Rebecca Tamayo, Sicangu Lakota
  • Emcee: Andre Saunsoci, Omaha
  • Arena Director: Lorenzo Gladfelter, Omaha
  • Host Northern Drum: Stack of Hay, Rosebud Reservation, South Dakota
  • Host Southern Drum: New Breed, Winnebago, Nebraska
  • Reigning princess: IsabellaAguirre-Whitedress, Ogalala Sioux-Lakota
  • Head Princess Judge: Nicole Benegas, Sicangu Lakota

Free and open to the public
Questions? Contact, (531) 622-2266 or 1 (800) 228-9553 ext. 2-2266

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Win a Star Quilt

Star Quilt

2021 Star Quilt created by Twila Emme, St. Charles, SD
Star Quilt Winner - Twila Emme
Emma Aguilar winner of the 2021 Star Quilt


2020 star quilt winner Michella Blankman

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Powwow Committee:

The Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow committee is a gathering of MCC students, personnel and community members who work year-round to develop, implement and evaluate the powwow and all related aspects of the celebration. Membership is open throughout the year.

ACCOMMODATIONS: Audience members requiring accommodations due to a disability must contact Barbara Velazquez,, 531-622-2253 at least two weeks prior to the program.