The 2011 Chimney Rock Native American Cultural Gathering will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 23-24.
The Native American Cultural Gathering brings together traditional singers, storytellers and dancers from various pueblos. This year’s gathering features Native American traditional singers and dancers from the Acoma, Zuni, Laguna and Hopi pueblos, and Ohkay Owingeh and Aztecan dancers.
The gathering also features Native American arts and crafts, and frybread.
The Traditional Puebloan Social Dances in the Great Kiva will take place at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. each day. Admission is $10/adult and $5/children. No reservations are necessary, so pack up the family and spend an exciting and educational day at Chimney Rock. Those who attend should bring a camp chair to sit on.
No tours will be available during the gathering.
The Native American Cultural Gathering is sponsored by Friends of Native Cultures in cooperation with Chimney Rock Interpretive Association, Inc., and the USDA Forest Service.