40th Annual Thunderbird Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow July 27-29, 2018

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Celebrate The Thunderbirds’ 40th Annual Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow at Queens County Farm Museum on July 27-29, 2018 in Floral Park, New York, in TAID’s 55th year! On Indian Country Today’s 10 biggest pow wow list and as New York City’s oldest and largest powwow, the Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow will feature three days of inter-tribal Native American Indian dance competitions, Native Crafts Demonstrations, Items and Exhibit booths in th Farm’s outdoor museum, to which the public is invited.

at Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park, NY (718) 347-FARM or WWW.QUEENSFARM.ORG

DANCING   SINGING  CONTESTS  CRAFTS   INDIAN FOOD

ADMISSION:  ADULTS $10.00

CHILDREN $5.00 (12 & UNDER)     WEEKEND PASS $16 & $7 FOR CHILDREN

Bring your own seating

ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THUNDERBIRD AMERICAN INDIAN DANCERS SCCHOLARSHIP FUND & QUEENS COUNTY FARM MUSEUM EDUCATION FUND

 

FREE PARKING   AND CAMPING FOR DANCERS AND POW WOW VENDORS

 

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Thunderbird Vendors Committee  

c/o Marie Poncé

P.O. Box 521 College Station

New York, NY 10030 or

Email: thunderbirdvendors@gmail.com or Phone: (718) 347-3276,

MC Louis Mofsie: (201) 587-9633

 

Pow Wow Location:

Queens County Farm Museum

73-50 Little Neck Parkway

Floral Park, NY 11104-1129

 (718 347-FARM   WWW.QUEENSFARM.ORG

 

This well attended pow wow will feature three days of inter-tribal Native American dance competitions to which the public is invited. Over 40 Indian nations are represented at this spectacular event held in the apple orchard on the farm grounds. A large selection of quality Native American art, crafts, jewelry and foods are available.
Note Admission Update: Adults $10.00 (all weekend pass $16.00) and children: $5.00 (age 12 and under) (all weekend pass $7.00)

(Free with Farm Membership PLUS)

ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE THUNDERBIRD AMERICAN INDIAN DANCERS SCHOLARSHIP FUND & QUEENS COUNTY FARM MUSEUM EDUCATION FUND.

Pow Wow Flyer: Queens Farm Pow Wow July 27-29,  2018 (1) 

Hoop Dancers and Specials

 

Michael A Taylor Hoop Dancer (Choctaw)

 

 

3 Days Performance Times
Friday 6:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. Crafts and Food

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Pow Wow Dancing,

Sunset Lighting of the Bonfire

Gates Open

6:00 p.m.

Saturday 10:00 a.m.        Gates Open

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Crafts and Food Stands   Rain or Shine

12:00 p.m.– 1:00 p.m. Gourd Dancing

1:00 pm              Grand Entry

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pow Wow Dancing

7:00 p.m.          Grand Entry
7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. Pow Wow Dancing, Sunset Lighting of the Bonfire

 10:00am
Sunday 10:00 a.m.         Gates Open

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Crafts and Food Stands   Rain or Shine

12:00 p.m.– 1:00 p.m. Gourd Dancing

1:00 pm              Grand Entry

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pow Wow Dancing

7:00 p.m.          Grand Entry
7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. Pow Wow Dancing, Sunset Lighting of the Bonfi

.10:00am

at Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway

Alan Shooting Star Brown Traditional mens style Thunderbird Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow Queens Farm

Floral Park, NY  11104-1129

(718) 347-FARM or WWW.QUEENSFARM.ORG MORE INFO BELOW..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xDEb5KExVI

Vendors! Authentic Native American items, no new age or mass produced items offered.

Please do not bring or sell knives or other sharp objects to events at Queens Farm Museum. Calendar subject to change. For further information WWW.THUNDERBIRDAMERICANINDIANDANCERS.ORG

 

Kitty Gabourel

Directions

Queens Farm Pow Wow July 2018

 

Queens County Farm Museum
73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, New York 11004-1129
Directions: (718) 347-3276

By Car:

From Brooklyn, Manhattan , Queens (West):
Grand Central Parkway East to Exit 24 (Little Neck Parkway) make right onto Li

From the Bronx (North):
95 South to the Throgs Neck Bridge to Clearview Expressway south to Exit 1, Grand Central Parkway East to Exit 24 (Little Neck Parkway) make right onto Little Neck Parkway and drive 3 blocks to Museum.

or Whitestone Bridge to Cross Island Parkway to exit 29 East, Grand Central Parkway East to Exit 24 (Little Neck Parkway) make right onto Little Neck Parkway and drive 3 blocks to Museum.

From New Jersey (South):

Little Neck Parkway and drive 3 blocks to Museum or Long Island Expressway East to Exit 32 (Little Neck Parkway) make right onto Little Neck Parkway and drive 1 ½ miles to Museum. 

From Long Island (East):
Northern State Parkway West into Grand Central Parkway West to Exit 24 (Little Neck Parkway) make left onto Little Neck Parkway, drive 3 blocks to Museum or Long Island Long Island Expressway West to Exit 32 (Little Neck Parkway) make left onto Little Neck Parkway, drive 1 ½ miles to Museum.

Verrazano Bridge to Belt Parkway East to Cross Island Parkway (this will be a right fork toward Whitestone bridge). Take Cross Island Parkway to Exit 29 East, Grand Central Parkway East to Exit 24.  Make right onto Little Neck Parkway and drive 3 blocks to Museum.

By Public Transportation:

Subway and Bus:
E or F Train to Kew Gardens/Union Turnpike Station 
Q46 Bus (eastbound on Union Tpk.) to Little Neck Parkway Stop

Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow Queens County Farm Museum

Cross Union Tpk and walk North on Little Neck Parkway 3 blocks to Museum Entrance

Long Island Railroad:

Hempstead Line to Floral Park Station where Triple-A car service is located

516-328-8888, call for prices. 24 hr service 7 days a week or Port Washington Line to Little Neck Station where Ollie’s car service is located 516-352-6666, call for prices
Both LIRR stations are approximately 2 ½ miles from the Farm Museum.

The Q79 bus  runs from the Little Neck Station to the Farm everyday Except Sunday on a very limited basis. Here is a link to  Google Maps   

 

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