Choctaw PowWow 2021

Friday 12/03 – Choctaw Pow Wow at Event Center
4:00p to 8:00p  Gourd Dance

Saturday 12/04 – Choctaw Pow Wow at Event Center
10:00a  Doors Open
12:00p  Grand Entry
  4:00p  Break
  7:00p  Grand Entry

Sunday 12/05 – Choctaw Pow Wow at Event Center
10:00a  Doors Open
10:30a  Sunday Service
12:00p  Grand Entry

December 4-5, 2021
Choctaw Event Center   |   3702 Choctaw Rd   |   Durant, OK 74701

[email protected]
800-522-6170   |   #CNPOWWOW

 


 

Dancer Contest Rules

  1. NO EXCEPTION TO ANY OF THE RULES
  2. Dancers can ONLY register in one category
  3. W-9 form must be completed with a valid Social Security number during payouts
  4. Winnings will be held until valid documentation is provided or mailed later if necessary
  5. Judging of relatives will not be tolerated. If a judge is a dancer, he/she will be disqualified from their category for that session and the dancer being judged
  6. ALL Golden Age contestants must show government or state issued identification at registration. NO EXCEPTION!
  7. Overstepping / under stepping and dropping of minor regalia parts will be up to the judges’ discretion
  8. Points will be given for grand entry participation at Noon & 7pm Sat and Noon on Sun
  9. Dancers must be in FULL REGALIA to receive grand entry points
  10. All winners must be in full regalia to receive prize money
  11. $100.00 protest fee.

Dancer Registration

 


Drum Contest Rules
Drum Registration will be on-site only

  1. LEAD SINGERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL THEIR SINGERS.
  2. Singers can ONLY register with one drum group
  3. Singers can ONLY register in one category
  4. NO DRUM HOPPING.
  5. Drug and Alcohol will not be tolerated. Singers caught under the influence will result in the disqualification of the group.
  6. NO MONEY WILL BE GIVEN IF DISQUALIFIED
  7. Lead Singer must complete a W-9 form at registration with a valid Social Security number.
  8. Winnings will be held until valid documentation is provided or mailed later if necessary
  9. Checks will be issued for all prizes won.
  10. Only 10 jackets will be given for first place drum group.

 

 


 

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Friday 12/03 – Choctaw Cultural Day: Presented by Choctaw Cultural Center
10:00a  Hymnal Singing
10:45a  Social Dancing
11:30a  Choctaw 101
12:00p  Lunch Break
  1:30p  Stickball (Announce Stickball Event on 12/4)


2021 Durant Pow Wow Stickball Exhibition games
December 4, 2021
Choctaw Cultural Center 1919 Hina Hanta Way, Calera, Ok 74730

10am - Youth game co-ed ages 8-15
8 min, 4 quarters with a 5 min half

11am - Womens Game, 16+ can play
12 min, 4 quarters with a 5 min half

12pm - Mens game, 16+ can play
15 min, 4 quarters with a 5 min half

*Lunch Break from 1pm- 2pm*

2pm - Youth game co-ed ages 8-15
8 min, 4 quarters with a 5 min half

3pm - Womens Game, 16+ can play
12 min, 4 quarters with a 5 min half

4pm - Mens game, 16+ can play
15 min, 4 quarters with a 5 min half