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2019 LIHA Pow Wow

November 16-17, 2019

Join us for the 53rd Annual LIHA Powwow on November 16-17,  2019 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales, Louisiana. The Louisiana Indian Heritage Association invites you to experience the color and excitement of Intertribal and Gourd Dancing, singing, art and crafts vendors, food, and culture.

Donation: Adults $5
Children 10 & Under FREE with Paid Adult
LIHA Members & Military/First Responders w/ ID —FREE!
(Dancers/Singers/Participant Pass Available)

LIHA Pow Wow Schedule
Saturday:
Gourd Dancing – 12:00 Noon
Grand Entry – 1:30 p.m.
Gourd Dancing – 6:00 p.m.
Grand Entry – 7:30 p.m.
Sunday:
Gourd Dancing – 12:00 noon
Grand Entry – 1:30 p.m.

Head Staff
Head Singer:  To Be Announced
Head Gourd:   To Be Announced
Head Man:   To Be Announced
Head Lady:   To Be Announced
Master of Ceremonies:   To Be Announced
Arena Director:   To Be Announced

Contests
Straight Dance Contest: Payout for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Places
Hand Drum Contest: $200 Winner Takes All
Potato Dance Contest: $100 Winner Takes All

DIRECTIONS: Take I-10 to Gonzales, LA. Exit I-10 at Exit
177—LA HWY 30; EXIT West (Towards Tanger Mall; Left
onto St. Landry Rd.
Address: 9039 St. Landry Rd, Gonzales, LA 70737

LIHA Pow Wow Location
Lamar-Dixon Expo Center
A great indoor facility for dancers and traders.
9039 St. Landry Rd.
Gonzales Louisiana 70737 U.S.A.
225-621-1700

CONTACTS: Call 985-796-5433
ONSITE CAMPING: Lamar-Dixon Reservations; Call Mon-Fri 9a to 5pm; (225.621.1700) ask for Betty or Flo;
RV $25-30 amps / $35-50amps
Primitive/Tent $20 Weekend
HOST MOTEL: Clarion 225-647-8000
Mention La. Indian Heritage Group

Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next LIHA Powwow at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales, Louisiana on the weekend before Thanksgiving.

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