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Scappoose Pow Wow

Posted on 11th July 2013 at 15:36

The annual Scappoose Pow Wow opens tonight and runs through Sunday. The opening ceremony is set for 7 pm at the Veterans Park Flag Pole, kicking off a full weekend of festivities. There’s a “Pancreatic Cancer Walk” at 8 pm tonight, and a “Live While You’re Young” bonfire at 9 pm. Things re-open at noon tomorrow, with activities for the kids, live music and dance, and the “Beer Zone.” Saturday has a fun run, a softball tournament, a parade, a Texas Hold’em tournament and other fun. On Sunday, the Chinook Canoe Family will hold a Canoe Ceremony, along with a Grand Entry of the tribes. The Chinook Canoe Family will also conduct a demonstration of an Indian Stick Game. Admission is free.