Prior to 1607, The Nottoway Indians were one of several distinct groups of Iroquoian speaking native people living in the Virginia-North Carolina coastal plain.
The Nottoway Indian Tribe of Virginia, Inc. will hold its Annual Pow Wow in Surry, Va. on September 17 & 18, 2016
Lynette L. Allston, Chief of the Nottoway Indian Tribe of Virginia, Inc.
Gates open at 10am on both days.
Grand Entry: Noon on Saturday; 1pm on Sunday
MC: John "Blackfeather" Jefferies
Head Dancers: Debora Moore (Pamunkey) & Louis Campbell (Lumbee)
Drums: Yapatoko & Full Circle Singers
Activities: Intertribal Dancing; Arts & Crafts Vendors; Demonstrations, Storytelling and Children's Activities; Native American Cooking and Food Vendors; History & Genealogy; Historical Reenactments by Dr. Buck Woodard
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, umbrellas, etc. and be prepared for a revitalizing weeknd.
Sponsored by: Circle & Square Foundation; Surry Parks & Recreation; Dominion Power
All are welcome to this family event!