The Pawnees moved to Oklahoma Territory in 1874 and to this day retain many of their ancestors beliefs and customs. A ceremony and homecoming dance for the braves who died in battle and honoring the returning warriors has become the "World's Largest 'Free' Pow Wow."
* Most colorful outdoor spectacle in America
* Four nights - Thursday through Sunday
* Native costumes, snake dances, eagle dances, and much more
* Parade in downtown Pawnee - Saturday at noon
* Its all FREE
Weekend of the 4th of July each year - Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Old footage of an Oklahoma Pow wow showing men dancing. Native American Indian 1997.
Scenes from Pow Wow during Cherokee Holiday in Tahlequah, OK - 2 September 2011.
1st song mens fancy , Oklahoma 2014.
Men's Grass Dance Choctaw Nation Powwow Durant Oklahoma November 23, 2012.
Native American Pow Wow Dancers performing at the Cherokee July 4th Pow Wow, 2014.