Local News October 22, 2014 chris 0 LaFayette hosts Native American Festival and Pow Wow 0 0 0 00 0 0 more LaFayette hosts Native American Festival and Pow Wow October 22, 2014 chris Cheerleaders host mini-camp October 22, 2014 chris A Tree House Not Just For Brids October 22, 2014 chris Dilapidated Properties October 22, 2014 chris Liberals Are Damaging Our Great Country October 22, 2014 chris Reflections By R oger Campbell Ministries October 22, 2014 chris That’s Just Life October 22, 2014 chris Wandering Mind Makes Stops At IHOB, Human Eating Snakes October 22, 2014 chris Market celebrates second year with open house October 22, 2014 chris Valley man fatally shot in West Point October 22, 2014 chris Alexander missing October 22, 2014 chris The first ever Native American Festival and Pow Wow took place this past weekend in LaFayette. The event featured cultural displays, dances and many Native American vendors. On Friday morning local fourth graders visited and learned about early Native American ways of life throught displays such as Jim Sawgrass’ Creek warrior presentation (above) and had the opportunity to join in dances. The festival openend to the public Friday night and Saturday and included the “East Meets West” demonstration, competition dances from native dancers in full regalia (above) and social dances. “For this to be the first festival here, it’s a great turnout,” Robert Russell, Executive Director of the Alabama Indian Affairs Commission said. “I hope we can continue this next year.” Related posts: Native American Pow Wow and Festival is this weekend Native American Heritage Festival coming to LaFayette Pow Wow festival here Oct. 17-18 American Legion, Auxiliary Unit 141 donate flags to city 0 00 0 0 previous Chambers Academy Homecoming Queen next Council gets update on planned Christmas parade chris Related Posts Employee assaulted during Lanett robbery June 21, 2018 slandon 0 21 dogs, cats found when EMS called June 21, 2018 slandon 0 Warning: Cusseta speed limit 35 June 21, 2018 slandon 0 LEAVE YOUR COMMENT Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.