The feathers, dancing and the sounds of a Powwow are all things that stick in your mind if you’ve ever attended one. The Memorial Day Powwow is an event held at the Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post near Onamia. The event is free to attend however if you wish to tour the museum there is a cost. *Museum is free for children age 4 and under, MNHS members and Mille Lacs Band members w/ID
Bring the family and join museum staff and community members in this social gathering honoring veterans past and present. Experience firsthand the excitement and joy of a contemporary powwow.
This event is sponsored by the Mille Lacs Band and the Mille Lacs Band Veterans Group.
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Explore the story of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe through museum exhibits, objects, demonstrations, and tours, and shop for locally made Native American arts and crafts in the restored 1930s trading post.
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Kristi is married with twin girls in high school. She grew up on a small dairy farm, but now lives in the southern suburbs of the Twin Cities. She enjoys finding free or thrifty things to do whether they are outings close to home or last minute adventures to far-away places.
Kristi can also be found enjoying estate sales, attempting to garden, volunteering in the wetlands or a favorite thrift store, or maybe just enjoying a good play in one of the many theatre venues in the area.