FREE Native American Culture Day
November 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us for this free event celebrating and sharing local Native American culture and heritage!
The event features cooking and craft demonstrations, Native American dancing, a scavenger hunt, storytelling, ancient weapons, bousillage, bead ork, basket making, Healer’s Garden tours, drumming, weaving, and archeology. Other activities include canoeing, face painting and gourd rattle and pouch making.
This year’s Native American Culture Day will focus on living cultures.
Tribes scheduled to participate include Atakapa-Ishak Nation, Avogel Tribe of Louisiana, Canneci N’de band of Lipan Apache, Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana, Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana, Isle de Jean Charles Band of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw, Louisiana Atakapa Tribe, Pointe-au-Chien Indian Tribe and United Houma Nation.
Photography by Leslie Allyn Westbrook.