|Event Date from:||5/12/2012||Event Date to:||5/13/2012|
Saturday 11.00am – 8.00pm
Sunday 11.00am – 6.00pm
Rain or Shine
Who: Rolling Thunder Enterprises and the City of Canton
What: American Indian Festival & Mother’s Day Pow Wow
Where: Boling Park, 1200 Marietta Hwy Canton, GA 30114
Why: To share Cherokee County’s rich history through entertainment, education and cultural fellowship while stimulating reverence and respect for the diversity of our great country.
More: This year is dedicated to, The Year of The Horse. The festival will feature Native American drumming and dancing; Hoop Dancers, Aztec Dancers; daily feed for singers, dancers and performers; Warriors on Horseback; Thunder the American Bison; Native arts, crafts, clothing; Living Indian village with: tipis, wigwam and displays, Comanche Camp, Muscogee Creek settlement; Primitive Skills Demonstrations: mapping, fire by friction, hide tanning, archery, blowgun competitions; Environmental and Wildlife displays, Birds of Prey Show; Native Storytellers and Flute Players; Kids Activities, Pony Rides; Mother’s Day Honor Dance on both days. Native American Cuisine such as buffalo, roasted corn, Pima wraps, fry bread. Please note: All acts are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.
Benefits: My Brother’s Keeper Wildlife Rescue; The Cherokee Horse Rescue; The Sacred Circle Resource Bank
Sponsored by: Kroger, WSB-TV Family 2 Family, The City of Canton, Advanced Ambulance Service, Cherokee Horse Rescue, Northside Hospital, Booth Western Museum, DirectTV, Gutter Guardian, and PowWows.com
http://youtu.be/t5BoBRiB5kIFirst Look – The Mothers Day Pow Wow in Canton Georgia
retreived from: www.rthunder.com/MothersDay.html
23rd Annual Cherokee County Indian Festival & Mother’s Day Pow Wow,