Roasting Ears of Corn Festival
Bring you lawn chairs and blankets and join us for a weekend of Native American arts, music, dance, and food . Family friendly activities include children's craft area, Native American life ways demonstrations, tomahawk and atlatl throwing, tipi encampment, and artifact displays. Premiering at the festival this year is 3-time Grammy Award winner - Singer / Songwriter Bill Miller from the Mohican Nation, and Traditional Aztec Dancers, the Salinas Family from Mexico City. Vendors will offer hand-crafted items such as handmade Navajo and Zuni silver jewelry, Iroquois wampum jewelry and bead work, Kachina dolls, pottery, and more. American Indian cuisine including frybread, buffalo burgers, buffalo stew, Indian Tacos, blueberry wajopi, corn soup, and of course...fire roasted corn
Gates open 10:00 am until 6:00 pm rain or shine. Grand Entrance is at 12:00 noon. Admission: $10 adults, $5 children 8-17 and seniors over 62, FREE for children under 8. For more information visit: email@example.com
Category: Food / Drink | Festivals
Artist / Speaker: Bill Miller is an award-winning Native American recording artist, performer, songwriter, activist, painter, and world-class native flute player. Over the entirety, Miller has produced over a dozen albums, received three GRAMMY® Awards, numerous Native American Music Awards and Association (NAMA) awards (including a "Lifetime Achievement" Award) and led Wisconsin's La Crosse Symphony Orchestra. He is now touring in support of the history-making album release, Look Again To The Wind: Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited, on which he performed the title track.