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May 9 & 10,
26th Annual Cherokee County Indian Festival
& Mother's Day PowWow
Competition dancing ( No hobbyist please )
All Native Drums Welcome (Honorariums-Day Money)
Saturday Dancer Feast
Host Drum: Red Boys-Otter Oliver StandingReady
Lots of specialty acts and market place.
For event and dance info: www.rthunder.com
3rd Annual American Indian Festival
Dancers, Vendors Crafts, Traditional Native American Foods,
Flute Players, Story Tellers, Drums
Located just south of downtown Blue Ridge, GA on Hwy 515.
For GPS directions, use the intersection of Joseph Drive and Hwy 515
as there is no address for the festival location.
Vendors, sponsors, and any questions can be directed to the email below.
Blue Ridge American Indian Festival
This Festival is an outreach to the community to celebrate
the teachings of LOVE, HONOR, RESPECT and GRATITUDE.
Scheduled for Saturday and Sunday October 17 and 18, 2015
adjacent to the Blue Ridge Flea Market located 2 miles
south of Blue Ridge, GA on main Hwy 515 between
Blue Ridge and Ellijay GA. Admission is free.
Only a parking fee of $5.00.
The purpose of the Blue Ridge Native Festival is to feature
the history and culture of the Blue Ridge Mountainís area
and honor the Native people whose nation included this
whole scenic area. Sharing the culture as it survives
today with an Intertribal gathering, open to the public,
with opportunity to experience the dance, art, music,
singing, performance, crafts and the so important ceremony.
This multi-faceted festival is for the families and all
people of all races to share in the culture of the
southern Appalachians residents who were here prior to colonization.
This Festival will include Native American Intertribal Dancers,
the Tlaltlacayolotl Azteca Dancers, Thunder Bird drum with singers,
music performances by Women of Heart, music by Indian flute performers
Falcon Flutes Dana Ross and Jerry Spirit Hawk.
There will also be demonstrations,
raffles of handmade items and trade blanket.