Native Festival: Choctaw Days. Friday, June 21 to Saturday, June 22. 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Potomac Atrium and other museum locations. A great event! If you have the chance, don’t miss it Yareah Magazine friends!
American Indian Museum at Washington DC. The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma celebrates its tribal history and heritage with two days of food, workshops and performances, all in the theme of “Cultural Awakening.”
Activities and demonstrations include Native dancers, singers, storytellers and booths showcasing beadwork, pottery, flutes, the Choctaw language and tribal cooking. Hands-on activities for kids and families along with being able to meet Choctaw Nation princesses of all ages will allow visitors to learn more about Choctaw culture.
See schedule at the National Museum of the American Indian webpage: http://nmai.si.edu/home/