Singers/Dancers Information

2015 TAOS PUEBLO POW WOW

*HEAD STAFF*

 MASTER OF CEREMONIES:

Mr. Boye Ladd (Ho-Chunk) & Mr. Otis Halfmoon (Nez Perce)

ARENA DIRECTOR:

Mr. Bruce LeClaire (Sicangu Lakota)

HEAD JUDGE:

 Mr. Leonard Atcitty (Dine')

 HEAD MAN DANCER:

Orrenzo B. Snyder, MD (Dine)

HEAD WOMAN DANCER:

Sharon Brokeshoulder (Dine/Southern Ute)

 

DANCER & DRUM GROUP INFORMATION

DANCE CONTEST CATEGORIES

**13 ADULT CATEGORIES **

PLEASE NOTE NEW CATEGORY BREAK DOWN FOR 2 ADDITIONAL CATEGORIES; A SR COMBINED ADULT CATEGORY FOR

40 - 59 YEARS OLD HAS BEEN ADDED TO THE MENS AND WOMENS CATEGORY; PLEASE NOTED IT IS A COMBINED CATEGORY

FOR ALL STYLES; GOLDEN AGE MEN & WOMEN FOR AGES 60 +

MENS GOLDEN AGE (COMBINED) 60+
SR MENS COMBINED CATEGORY (40 -59)
JR MENS NO. TRADITIONAL (18 – 39)
JR MENS FANCY (NO & SO COMBINED (18 – 39)
JR MENS CHICKEN (18 – 39)
JR MENS GRASS (18 – 39)
JR MENS SO. STRAIGHT (18- 39)

WOMENS GOLDEN AGE (COMBINED) 60+
SR WOMENS COMBINED CATEGORY (40 -59)
JR WOMENS FANCY (18 – 39)
JR WOMENS JINGLE (18 – 39)
JR WOMENS CLOTH (NO & SO COMBINED) (18- 39)
JR WOMENS BUCKSKIN (NO & SO COMBINED) (18- 39)

ALL ADULT CATEGORIES: 1ST PLACE: $500    2ND PLACE:  $400    3RD PLACE$300


6 TEEN CATEGORIES:

TEEN BOYS TRADITIONAL (13 - 17)

TEEN BOYS GRASS (13 - 17)

TEEN BOYS FANCY (13 - 17)

TEEN GIRLS TRADITIONAL (13 -17)

TEEN GIRLS JINGLE (13 - 17)

TEEN GIRLS FANCY (13 - 17)

ALL TEEN CATEGORIES: 1ST PLACE: $400   2ND PLACE: $300  3RD PLACE: $200

6 JUNIOR CATEGORIES:

JR BOYS TRADITIONAL(6- 12)

JR BOYS GRASS(6 - 12)

JR BOYS FANCY(6 -12)

JR GIRLS TRADITIONAL(6 -12)

JR GIRLS JINGLE(6- 12)

JR GIRLS FANCY(6- 12)

                    ALL JR CATEGORIES: 1ST PLACE: $400 2ND PLACE: $300 3RD PLACE: $200

               

        Points are awarded Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Sessions

Tiny Tots 5 & UNDER (Friday & Saturday) Sponsored by: TBA

*SHOULD BE IN REGALIA

 

DRUM CONTEST CATEGORIES:

NORTHERN DRUM COMPETITION                         SOUTHERN DRUM COMPETITION

1st Place ~ $3000                                                1st Place ~ $3000

 2nd Place ~$2000                                               2nd Place ~ $2000

 3rd Place ~ $1000                                               3rd Place ~ $1000

  Points are awarded Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Sessions

DANCE & DRUM INFORMATION

 DANCE CATEGORY SPONSORS:

If you are interested in sponsoring a special or category, please contact 575.741.0181

 

Taos Pueblo