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Kaw Nation Events


Kaw Nation Intertribal Powwow

Allegawaho Memorial Heritage Park

Council Grove, KS

Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17 at 7:30pm


Kaw Nation Programs

Kaw Mission

Council Grove, KS

Saturday, June 17 at 2pm

Part 1:  Jim Pepper Henry speaks about the Kaw Nation today.

Part 2:  Desiree Storm Brave, Kaw Language Director, presents a Take Sage, A Kaaze Language Demonstration with Kaw Youth.


Please bring your own lawn chair. Allegawho Park has parking available.

There will be a short distance to walk to the arbor.

Powwow etiquette:

The area beneath the arbor is used for dancing and ceremonies and is called the arena.  For the Kaw people, the arena is a sacred place.  The ground has been blessed by the Kaw spiritual leaders.  Photographs may be taken during the Powwow, but please ask permission before taking photos of individuals.  Photos should never be taken during Veterans’ Songs, Flag Songs, prayers or any other time specified by the master of ceremonies.  This is all part of powwow etiquette.

*Admission Wristbands are not needed to attend the powwow. 


Saturday afternoon near the festival you can enjoy a Kaw Nation Cultural Heritage program. Taje Sage  will be presenting "Kanza Language" at 2:00pm


Kaw Mission

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