2016 Events Calendar 

May 6 – May 8

Lumbee Tribe Pow-Wow

“Dance of the Spring Moon” Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Lumbee Tribe Cultural Center 638 Terry Sanford Road Maxton, NC 28364

Contact: Karen Bird (910) 522-5162


June 3

NC Commission of Indian Affairs Quarterly Meeting

Location to be announced (919) 807-4442



June 5- June 8

26th National Native Health Research Conference

Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort 777 Casino Drive, Cherokee, NC

Contact: (828) 497-7777


June 14 – June 17

NC Indian Youth Unity Conference

North Carolina State University

Contact: Mickey Locklear (919) 807-4449 or Cindi Harris (919) 807-4451


June 18

Sappony Tribe 5K Run Mayo Park

Roxboro, NC
Contact: (424) 585-3352


June 25-July 2

Lumbee Regional Development Association Lumbee Homecoming

Pembroke, NC

Contact: (910) 521-8602

June 30

Lumbee Book Talk

University of North Carolina at Pembroke Book Store

Featured Authors: TBA

Contact: or call 910-521-6266

July 4 – July 6

39th Annual July Eastern Band of the Cherokee Pow-wow

Acquoni Expo Center Acquoni & Big Cove Road Cherokee, NC

Contact: 1-828-554-6471

 August 5 – August 6

American Indian Women of Proud Nations Conference

Hosted by the Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe

Contact: Dr. Ogltree Richardson, Chief of the Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe

252-586-4017 Email: