Odawa Pow Wow

Odawa's 39th Annual Grassroots Competition Pow Wow

Date: May 23 & 24, 2015

Location:To be announced (TBA)

Grand Entry: TBA

Camping: TBA

Event Poster


Facebook link: www.facebook.com/events/650335445072271/


Host Drum: Black Bear

Head Manr: Charles Belisle

Head Lady: Cassie Thomas

Head Veteran: John McComber

Arena Director: Dale Matasawagon

MC: Greg "Mista Wasis" Dreaver





Vendor Application forms

Exhibitor Application Form (pdf 42 KB)

Food Vendor Application Form (pdf 38 KB)

Product Vendor Application Form (pdf 38 KB)


For vendor inquires contact events @ odawa.on.ca


Details for the 2014 event will be posted at a later date. Information presented here represents 2013's Pow Wow, and is subject to change.


?: Where is the Festival?
A: To be announced.

?: Is there a host hotel for the Festival?
A: There is NO host hotel. Book hotel/motel in Kanata area (Richmond Rd., Moodie Dr.).

?: I would like to inquire about registering as a vendor.
A: Registration forms have been posted on this page.

?: What kind of arts & crafts can I purchase there?
A: Hand made crafts such as carvings, dreamcatchers, jewellery etc. You can also find paintings, clothing, decals & many other expressions of Native culture.
Prices for the public to purchase items are set individually by each vendor.

?: What kind of food can I find there?
A: Lots of wild meats such as Moose, Cariboo, Deer, Buffalo etc. Walleye, Arctic Char, Wild Rice & Indian Tacos are popular as well. Each vendor brings their own recipies so menu items change slightly from year to year.

?: What is prohibited at this event?
A: Drugs, alcohol & pets (guide dogs allowed).

?: Is this event wheelchair accessible?
A: Yes but since it is held outside at the Ottawa Campground, the ground conditions may pose a bit of a challenge on mobility.

?: Are non-Native people welcome to attend?
A: YES! Everyone is welcome!

For further information and questions send an email to:
events odawa.on.ca