The 50th annual Pow Wow made a return following a three-year hiatus highlighting Native American culture through a variety of tribes at CSU Puvungna.
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American Indian Pow Wow celebration postponed due to coronavirus
The American Indian Pow Wow celebration that was scheduled for this weekend has been postponed until November.
Native Histories: California State University, Long Beach
This 10-minute podcast goes over the extensive history of American Indians at Long Beach State.
Beach Weekly Episode 15: A Pow Wow in retrospect
Co-hosts James Chow and Hannah Getahun go over the most recent Daily 49er special issue highlighting the 49th annual Long Beach Pow Wow. The coverage includes Samantha Diaz’s feature on the head man dancer of the event, Rachel Barnes’ article on the intergenerational traditions of American Indian tribes and Chow’s[Read More…]
49th Annual Pow Wow
American Indians from all over the state gathered at Long Beach State for the 49th annual Pow Wow held in the Central Quad where they sang and danced throughout the two-day event. Video by: Alex Apatiga Edited by: Paula Kiley
In Photos: 49th annual Pow Wow
SPECIAL SECTION: Generations span Pow Wow celebration
From young children to elders, different tribes from across California came together to display the way they dress, celebrate and create, at the 49th annual Pow Wow on Long Beach State’s campus this weekend. Pow Wow showcased decades of American Indian tradition from dance style to the food served. “It’s[Read More…]
SPECIAL SECTION: 49th annual CSU Puvungna Pow Wow shines again
“RAIN OR SHINE!” headlined flyers for the 49th annual Puvungna Pow Wow and Outreach at Long Beach State. Shine it did. Each thunderous drum hit galvanized a resounding turnout of guests singing and dancing together on the Central Quad Saturday afternoon. One of the biggest events of its kind in[Read More…]
49th Annual Puvungna Pow Wow returns to LBSU
Years of American Indian tradition will be on full display at the 49th Annual California State University, Long Beach Pow Wow Saturday and Sunday at Puvungna. The LBSU Pow Wow is the largest spring celebration in Southern California and usually attracts an estimate of 6,000 people during the two-day event,[Read More…]
POW! WOW! makes Long Beach pop with color
Any true Long Beach local knows that one of the most lively things about the city is its art. Over the summer, a global network of artists under the name “POW! WOW!,” presented it’s annual mural project. With the help of over 20 artists, Long Beach saw new murals pop[Read More…]