The 50th Annual Dartmouth College Powwow was held on Saturday, May 7, 2022 on the Dartmouth Green.

May 7, 2022

50th Annual Dartmouth College Powwow

Free event; Social dancing and singing


  • Saturday, May 7, 2022


  • The Dartmouth Green (9 South Park Street, Hanover, NH)

Rain Location:

  • Leede Arena

Grand Entry

  • 12 p.m.


"Honoring Mother's Day" Round Dance

  • Pow Wow Committee

Senior Sweetgrass Honoring

  • Pow Wow Committee

Team Dance (Minimum 2 dancers)

  • Sponsored by Pow Wow Committee

Potato Dance

  • Pow Wow Committee

Dance Categories

Golden Age (55+)

  • Men: Combined
  • Women Combined

Adults (18-54)

  • Men: Traditional, Grass, Fancy, Eastern War Dance, Smoke Dance
  • Women: Traditional, Jingle, Fancy, Smoke Dance

Youth (6-17)

  • Boys: Traditional, Grass & Fancy (Combined)
  • Girls: Traditional, Jingle & Fancy (Combined)

All drums are welcomed: Northern and Southern styles.

Head Staff

  • Master of Ceremonies: Christopher Newell '96 (Passamaquoddy)
  • Arena Director: TBA
  • Host Drum: TBA
  • Head Man: Atsa Zah (Narragansett)
  • Head Woman: Kendra Eaglestar (Jemez Pueblo)

Event Poster


2022 Powwow poster