Saugeen First Nation 47th annual Pow Wow

Mother Nature cooperated for the Saugeen First Nation 47th Pow Wow on August 11th and 12th, 2018 with hot sunny weather for both days.

   Saugeen Chief Lester Anoquot R) and Justin Johnson  of Nawash First Nation wait to lead in the                         Grand Entrance

Hundreds of dancers, singers and drummers from across Ontario and as far away as Arizona and New Mexico took part in the two-day competitive dancing wearing beautiful regalia of every conceivable design and materials.

                                                 Drummers and singers were protected from the sun

                                                   Visitors from far and wide took in the event

Visitors came from far and wide to watch the event unfold and to enjoy the traditional foods and crafts that were on display.

    Teen girls in beautiful regalia perform the traditional                                              dance   
Teens wait to participate in the Teen’s Traditional dance – despite a very hot day, they were dressed in full regalia including an authentic bear skin