A FEW TIPS

Appropriate Protocol should be followed. here are a few simple guidelines to help you get the most out of your visit

  • The circle is sacred and has been blessed before any of the activities begin. Do not enter the arena if you are under the influence of alcohol or drugs and do not allow pets or children to play inside the arena.

  • The benches in the arena are reserved for the dancers.

  • During special songs such as the Grand Entry, Veterans Sons, Flag Songs and any other songs designated by the MC, please remove your hat and please stand.

  • Ask permission before taking pictures of the dancers.

  • Listen to the MC. He will guide you through the event with informative details and entertainment.

 

NATIVE AMERICAN DANCE STYLES

 
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WOMEN'S JINGLE DRESS DANCE

The dancer's flowing steps cause the metal cones adorning her dress to jingle. The cones are often made from the lids of snuff cans.