the 21st anniversary powwow
Saturday April 11, 2015

A celebration featuring dance and drum competition, and food, arts and craft vendors hosted by UI Native American Student Association

Head Staff

  • MC: Jerry Dearly
  • Head Man: Picked Each Session
  • Head Woman: Picked Each Session
  • Arena Director: Gabe Desrosiers
  • Host Drum: Meskwaki Nation


April 11th

Saturday Grand Entry 1:00 pm and 7:00 pm

Doors Open at 11 am.


One Day

  • Admissions will be free & open to the public!!

Directions and parking

The University of Iowa Recreation Building is located at 930 Evashevski Drive, just northwest of Kinnick Football Stadium. Access to this facility is through the south doors.

From I-80:

  1. Take exit 242 for 1st Ave. towards Hospitals-Sports Area
  2. Turn left at 1st Ave.
  3. Turn left at 2nd St.
  4. Turn right at Hawkins Dr.
  5. Turn right at Stadium Dr.

From Hwy. 6:

  1. Turn onto Hawkins Dr.
  2. Turn right at Stadium Dr.

Parking will be available on the West side of Kinnick Stadium on the South side of the UI Recreation Building. It is Lot 43.

Host Hotel

Iowa House Hotel
125 S Madison Street, Iowa City, Iowa 52242
Phone: (319) 335-3513
Fax: (319) 335-0497


Please contact NASA at if you have any questions. 


We are not posting the Food Vendor Application at this time. Space is limited. Please Contact NASA to see if space is available




Hand Drum Contest

Potato Dance

Committee Dance Special