The 51st Annual Dartmouth College Powwow will be held  May 13th, 2023.


Hello Vendors!

Anticipation for Dartmouth's 51st annual powwow is building and we are excited to welcome you as a potential vendor! We had a great turnout in previous years, and we are hoping for an even better one this year. This year, we will host the powwow on the Green with Leede Arena as a rain location. We will also continue with the option for two different booth sizes. The powwow is scheduled for Saturday, May 13, 2023 from 12-5pm EDT. Please review ALL of the following rules and regulations and submit this form before April, 22nd, 2023. Decisions will be made no later than April, 29th, 2023.

2023 Dartmouth College Powwow Vending Application:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf9dAdkJ_qAhzjD-JS3WoyXEKGdGTkl... 

Any questions regarding vending please contact Ahnili Johnson-Jennings (ahnili.s.johnson-jennings.23@dartmouth.edu)



The 50th Annual 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