MOUNT VERNON, Ala. (WALA) - The 34th Annual MOWA Choctaw Powwow will be held Friday and Saturday, October 11 and 12. Friday's events begin at 7:00 p.m. with the Saturday event beginning at 1:00 p.m. in the afternoon and ending at 7:00 p.m. that night.
Nicole Williams, the Chairperson for the MOWA Choctaw Powwow says "this years' event begins with a 5K run/walk in honor of two elders who recently passed away." Williams says the deceased are honorees Printella Snow Bedwell and Maggie Jane Snow Orso.
The Powwow will take place at 1080 Red Fox Road in Mount Vernon.
Dance contests, arts and crafts, and a Tribal Princess Pageant will be held Friday afternoon at 5:00 p.m.
You can call Powwow Chairperson Nicole Williams at 251 455 0958 for more information.
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