FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 6, 2003
CONTACT: Ward Mullens
EMU Family Day Features Traditional
Native American Pow Wow, Oct. 11-12
YPSILANTIDiscover the excitement and beauty of Native American
culture at the12th annual Honoring Tradition Pow Wow, Oct. 11-12
at Eastern Michigan Universitys Bowen Field House.
The event, which features Native American dancers, singers and artists from
the Great Lakes region, runs 11 a.m. - 10 p.m., Saturday, Oct 11, and 11 a.m.
- 6 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 12.
The public is invited to participate in various social dances and to browse
the Native American arts and crafts. Grand Entries are at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.,
Saturday and at 1 p.m., Sunday.
The event is hosted by the Native American Student Organization and the EMU
Center for Multicultural Affairs. Tickets are $6 day/adults; $5 day/seniors,
college students and students 13-17 years of age; $4 day/children 4-12; Free/children
3 and under, $15/family pass (up to 5 members). Weekend passes are available
as well. All tickets are available at the door.
The Pow Wow is one of more than 50 activities scheduled during EMU's annual
Family Day, Saturday, Oct. 11, noon - 4 p.m.
For more information on the Pow Wow, call 734.487.2377.