Scenes From Sat. Night Grand Entry

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Pow-wow Committee and staff making last minute changes.

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We-Ta-Se members (left to right) Robert Jackson, Glenn Levier (in regalia), Lorrie Wahwasuck, Jim Potts (in back), Tim Ramirez and Chuck Jacobson.

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Tribes from across Indian Country dancing in this year’s PBPN pow-wow.

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Donnie Spiedel is one of the master of ceremonies for the pow-wow.

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A large crowd was on hand to watch the evening’s Grand Entry.

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Dancers being counted before entering the arena.

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Judy Wabaunsee (with blanket) was the honored elder for the pow-wow and is seen with her family.

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Charles Nez frying up some fry bread that was sold at a vendor booth called Goffy’s.


Potawatomi members Rey Kitchkumme and Shawna Wabaunsee smile for the camera.

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Young dancers waiting in line with Jonathan Windyboy for the call to enter the arena.

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Pow-wow spectators.

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Gary Mitchell, John Tuckwin and Ryan Bandt from the Prairie Band Casino & Resort. Mitchell gave the invocation for Saturday night’s Grand Entry.