22nd annUAL UNIversity of Iowa powwow 

Saturday April 16, 2016
UI Field House

A celebration of American Indian song and dance, tradition and education
hosted by the Native American Student Association


Master of Ceremonies
Tyler Lasley, Meskwaki
Tama, Iowa

Arena Director
Jerod Pushetonequa, Meskwaki
Tama, Iowa

Head Man
Canku One Star, Lakota
Rosebud, South Dakota

Head Woman

Brennah Wahweotten, Prairie Band Potawatomi
Mayetta, Kansas

Host Drum
Tama, Iowa

Color Guard
American Legion, Robert Morgan Post 701
Tama, Iowa


Free admission & all are welcome!


The UI Field House is located at 225 South Grand, just east of Kinnick Football Stadium and the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. Access to this facility is through the main entrance.

From I-80:
Take exit 242, merge onto 1st Avenue heading south
Continue south on 1st Avenue and merge into the left turning lane onto 2nd Street
Continue east on 2nd Street and merge into the right turning lane onto Hawkins Drive
Continue on Hawkins Drive and merge into the left turning lane onto Melrose Avenue
Continue on Melrose Avenue and merge into the left turning lane onto Grand Avenue
Once on Grand Avenue, you can either park in Lot 14 which will be on your right or you can enter the Field House parking ramp which will be on your left.


Parking will be available in public lots next to the UI Field House in the Field House Lot and South Quad Lot.  Hourly parking rates apply.


University of Iowa Field House
225 South Grand Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52242


Doors open to the public at 11:00 a.m.

Grand Entry 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. 


Drum Contest
1st - $400   2nd - $300   3rd - $200
3 consolations

Committee Dance Specials
1st - $150   2nd - $100   3rd - $50
Women's Traditional, Jingle, Fancy
Men's Traditional, Grass, Fancy

Potato Dance

Honorariums for Registered Dancers  


Heartland Inn
87 2nd Street
Coralville, IA 52241

Ask for group code *UI Powwow* - $84/night

Iowa House Hotel
125 N. Madison Street
The University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa 52242 

Ask for group code *UI Powwow* - $80/night


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