Thunderbird Intertribal Powwow



35th Annual Thunderbird Intertribal Powwow

Located at the twin Oaks Park, Corner of FL Hwy 85N & College Blvd, Niceville, FL


3-5 November 2023

Schedule of Events


Children's Day: 9am-2pm; Powwow: 7pm Grand Entry; Intertribal Dancing into the night


Craft competition:10am-11am

Grand Entry & Opening Ceremonies: 12pm ( earlier start!), followed by Intertribal, Exhibition, and Competition dancing until 5pm. All Competition will be conducted Saturday Afternoon

Night Grand Entry: 7pm followed by Intertribal dancing and dance exhibitions into the night


Church Service: 10am-11am, at the arena

Intertribal dancing, dance exhibitions, competition winners: noon to 4pm


Powwow: $5, Ages 12 and younger $3

Children's Day:$3


Contest dancing (prize money to be determined) - Intertribal dancing - Storytelling - Traditional drums and singers

Handcrafted, authentic native crafters from all over the united states - Exhibits - Demonstrators - Something for everyone

Childrens Day

Come dance with us!

Childrens Day Photo

38 Years of Honoring Traditions

Contact Us

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Or,send an email as well as call:

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Webmaster Email:email logo

Committee Number:(850) 217-6103

Honor Guard

honor guard

Thunderbird Honor Guard



Host Drum - Medicine Tail


Host Drum - NaMaWoChi

Head Staff

Rick Kelly

Master of Ceremonies

Rick Kelly

Harley McGahee

Arena Director

Harley McGahee

Ty Bell

Head Man

Tye Bell

Diana Ring

Head Lady

Diana Ring

Caiden Weaver

Jr. Head Man

Caiden Weaver

Anslee Snow

Jr. Head Lady

Anslee Snow

Ed Winddancer

Childrens Day Performer

Ed Winddancer

Attention vendors and volunteers!

For information please contact

Vendors: Ms. Bobbie Humphrey @ (850) 678-6379

Volunteers: Mrs. Kim Hathcock @ (850) 496-3361

Please contact our great host hotel using the phone number below for a wonderful stay while at the Powwow!

Make sure to ask for the Powwow rate!

Quality Inn

Quality Inn

101 Hwy 85 N.


Phone: (850) 678-8077