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Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana Celebrates the Success of 26th Annual Pow Wow

The Tribe welcomed the community, inviting them to take part in dance competitions, storytelling, music, and traditional arts

The following is the text of a May 19, 2024, press release from the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana.

MARKSVILLE, Louisiana - The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana proudly announces the successful conclusion of the 26th Annual Pow Wow, held on May 18 and 19, 2024, on the Tunica-Biloxi Reservation in Marksville.

The Tribe warmly welcomed neighboring tribes and the Avoyelles Parish community to join in the celebration of its 26th Annual Pow Wow. Following last year's return after a three-year pause due to the pandemic, this year's event continued to spotlight the rich heritage of Native American culture through traditional arts, music, dance, and storytelling.

This year's event, building on the overwhelming success of the previous year, featured an array of craft displays, music performances, dance presentations, and cultural exhibits. Dozens of local food and craft vendors participated, and the event included interactive events and live performances aimed at highlighting the rich history and traditions of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe and their neighboring tribes.

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