Pow Wow Chicago
From September 13th to the 15th, the city of Chicago will come together to celebrate the native heritage of our city with the Annual Pow Wow Chicago, which will be celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2013. Each year, the American Indian Center hosts the Annual Chicago Pow Wow, which combines delicious food, Native American Art, Native dance, and various musical performances. This year the event will be held on Busse Woods’ beautiful Forest Preserve.
Native American Pow Wow
In its 60th year, the Annual Pow Wow Chicago celebrates everything Native American. This year, the festivities start on Friday September 13th with a free education day aimed at educating visitors about the Native American culture and way of life. On Saturday, the Chicago Pow Wow will continue from 11AM until 9PM and will feature a dance competition as well as artists, and food vendors. In addition, there will be live music throughout the day, and a number of vendors will be on hand offering authentic and unique Native American wares.
Sunday, September 15th, will be the final day of the 2013 Chicago Pow Wow and will take place from 10AM until 5PM. There will be a dance competition held on Sunday, as well as a number of Native American artists at Busse Woods taking part in the Pow Wow and showcasing their art. There will be Native American musicians performing live songs throughout the day and a number of food vendors on the Forest Preserve offering delicious Native American delights.
Entrance to Busse Woods for this exciting event is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under as well as members of the military who have their I.D. with them. For dancers and singers, admittance is also $10. There will be plenty of free parking, and if you come down to the Forest Preserve at Busse Woods for the 2013 Chicago Powwow with a group, you will receive a $2 discount. Children 3 and under are free.
For more information about the 2013 Annual Pow Wow Chicago, or to learn about the American Indian Center, please visit their official website.
Elk Grove Hotels
Where to Stay While Taking Part in the 2013 Chicago Pow Wow
While visiting Elk Grove to take part in the 60th Annual Chicago Pow Wow, either as a vendor or attendee, the Ramada Elk Grove Hotel offers guests to the Chicago Area a clean and comfortable place to stay with friendly staff and a convenient location. Just minutes away from Busse Woods, visitors to our hotel will only be a few minutes drive away from the location of the 2013 Pow Wow Chicago.
In addition to our hotel’s excellent location, guests of our hotel enjoy our amazing amenities such as our high-speed wireless internet in each of the rooms, complimentary 24 hour shuttle service to the nearby O’Hare Airport as well as a number of nearby convention centers and venues. Our location, friendly staff, comfortable rooms, affordable prices, and numerous amenities make staying at the Ramada Elk Grove Hotel, the best choice to stay at while in town for the 60th Annual Chicago Powwow.
For more information on being a guest of our hotel, please contact us through our website or toll free 1-800-482-3887.