No Charge to Attend Putnam County Pow Wow

Carmel, NY – The 16th Annual Daniel Nimham Intertribal Pow Wow is coming and boasts free parking & admission.

Grand Entry begins at 12 noon;  Nimham Pow Wow gates open at 10am at the Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park on Gipsy Trail Road, off Route 301 in Carmel, NY. Drum performances include the Nimham Mountain Singers, Red Storm Drum & Dance Troupe, Pretty Elk Singers, and Northern Light. There will be Native American drumming, dancing, storytelling, teepee, food vendors, arts & crafts vendors, pony rides, Skyhunters in Flight birds of prey show and renowned flutist, Joseph Firecrow! Saturday night at 7pm in the Big Barn there will be a hand drum competition; admission is a $1 donation for the competition. 100.7 WHUD DJ Mike Bennett will be at the Pow Wow Sunday 12 noon – 2pm; register to win dinner for two.

Donations are welcome. Proceeds go to Honor Our Military Heroes and Semper Fi Odyssey. Previous Pow Wows have helped raise over $24,000 for U.S. veterans. All donations to the Pow Wow, HOMH, and Semper Fi Odyssey are tax deductible.

For more information on Semper Fi Odyssey visit http://www.outdoorodyssey.org/?page_id=1056.  Nimham Pow Wow Support provided by H. G. Fairfield Arts Center for the Environment, along with several local sponsors.

Partial funding is made possible, in part, through the Putnam Art Council’s Arts Link Grant Program with fund from NYS Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Cuomo and the NYS Legislature.

For more information, call 845-225-8154 or visit www.nimham.com or 2016 Daniel Nimham Intertribal Pow Wow on www.facebook.com.