2005 Louisiana and Surrounding Area Powwows
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Calling of the Tribes Powwow - March
Grand Bois Park - Bourg, LA

Louisiana Indian Heritage Association Spring Powwow

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1. Thomas Muskrat, Cherokee, being honored by the L.I.H.A. staff for his many years of service.
Inter-tribal  Dance

Tunica-Biloxi Powwow - May
Marksville, LA

Biloxi-Chitimacha and Pointe-au-Chien Indian Tribes
Powwow and Gathering 
- May
Golden Meadow, LA

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1. Left to Right - Chief Randy Verdun, Head Lady Dancer Patty Ferguson Bohne, Head Man Dancer Jerry Billiot, Audrey Westerman CGRS, Donna Ferguson Hung, Melissa Billiot
Traditional Dance Style Demonstrations
2. Left to Right - Dancer Melissa Billiot and Head Lady Dancer Patty Ferguson Bohne
3. Left to Right - Dancer Donna Ferguson Hung and Head Lady Dancer Patty Ferguson Bohne
4. Head Man Dancer Jerry Billiot
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Summer Youth Camp - July
 Biloxi-Chitimacha Confederation of Muskogees and Worldwide Church of God
Fontainbleu State Park, LA

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1. Biloxi-Chitimacha and Pointe aux Chien campers, counselors, and staff
2. Left to Right - Marlene Verdin Foret, Marguerite Darda LeBouef,
Elmire Bergeron, Sharon Verdun LeBouef, and Melena Pate
3. Aaron Verdun and Bryant Billiot discuss the Indian dance presentation
. Dance presentation by Dr. Mark "Hawk Spirit" Hazlett, Evan "Hawk Spirit" Hazlett,
Steve "Two Hawks" Reed, Jerry Billiot, Bryant Billiot, Donna Hung, Erin Naquin,
Andrea Dupre and Stephen Dupre 
. Camp Counselors Aaron Verdun, Shannon Cryer, Melia Martin, Brandi Verdun 

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Bell Powwow - August
Stilwell, OK

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1. Thomas Muskrat in regalia with staff in hand
2. Opening Ceremonies

4th Annual Cannes Brulee Powwow - September
Kenner, LA
Contact Roe 504-468-7231 ext. 220

Grand Bois Inter-Tribal Powwow - September
Grand Bois Park - Bourg, LA
504-594-7410 or 504-594-1068

Adai-Caddo Tribal Powwow - October (third weekend)
Contact tribal office for more information - Robeline, LA

Louisiana Indian Heritage Association Powwow - November
Hidden Oaks Campgrounds - Robert, LA

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