People of all ages are invited to dance, eat and learn about Native American culture this weekend.

The 10th annual Chattanooga Native American Festival and Pow Wow on the River will be held at First Tennessee Pavilion from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 25 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 26.

Performers from last year’s pow wow can be seen in the video below.


Guests can expect entertainment both days from professional Native American artists, singers,dancersand musicians. There will also be dance and drum competitions throughout the weekend.

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Native American artists will provide lessons in storytelling, bow making, beading, weaving and more to educate visitors about the region’s heritage and culture.

Tickets for the weekend are $15 for adults and $5 for students,childrenand seniors. The event is free to members of the military and first responders.

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The event is hosted byNative American Services, a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to educate the public about Native American history and culture.

Ashley Day is a contributing writer She is also a student at UTC, where she serves as opinion editor for The University Echo.