Every year the Lower Sioux Pow Wow showcases the history, music, and spirituality of the Dakota nation.
It draws thousands of visitors and participants every year.
The 36th annual Lower Sioux Wacipi is set for June 14-16 this year.
The most colorful events are the three Grand Entries, set for Friday, June 14 at 7 p.m., Saturday June 15 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Sunday, June 16 at 1 p.m.
Flag raisings are set for Saturday and Sunday at 9 p.m.
Other attractions include:
• Drum groups
• Craft and food vendors
• Three-man best ball golf tournament on Friday evening
• Fifth annual 2k/5k Fun Run/Walk on Saturday morning, starting at 9 a.m. at the west entrance to the pow-wow grounds. A “grab-and-go” breakfast will be available.
For more information, contact the Lower Sioux Indian Community at 507-697-6185.