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39th Annual American Indian Week

Overview

The IPCC has something for everyone during American Indian Week: traditional Native dances several times each day, workshops led by Native art experts each afternoon, and artists offering authentic handcrafted work for sale. The Pueblo Harvest Cafe will serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner as usual, as well as host a special concession window in the courtyard!
Free with museum admission.

Spring Art Market: Sat. April 29 – Sun. April 30, 9 am – 5 pm

The last weekend of American Indian Week is unmissable for art lovers! Our courtyard transforms into a bustling marketplace with over fifty artist booths featuring pottery, jewelry, paintings, and more. Enjoy all the activities of our week-long cultural celebration with an extra emphasis on art.

TRADITIONAL NATIVE DANCES

  • IPCC Courtyard

Monday, April 23rd

  • 11am & 2pm: Red Turtle Dance Group (Pojoaque)
  • 12pm & 3pm: Cloud Eagle Dance Group (Nambé)

Tuesday, April 24th

  • 11am & 2pm: Red Turtle Dance Group (Pojoaque)
  • 12pm & 3pm: Cloud Eagle Dance Group (Nambé)

Wednesday, April 25th

  • 11am & 2pm: Sky City Buffalo Ram Dance Group (Acoma)
  • 12pm & 3pm: Fontenelle Family Dancers (Zuni)

Thursday, April 26th

  • 11am & 2pm: Oak Canyon Dance Group (Jemez)
  • 12pm & 3pm: Fontenelle Family Dancers (Zuni)

Friday, April 27th

  • 11am & 2pm: Sky City Buffalo Ram Dance Group (Acoma)
  • 12pm & 3pm: Oak Canyon Dance Group (Jemez)

Saturday, April 28th

  • 10am & 1pm: Zuni Olla Maidens (Zuni)
  • 11am & 2pm: Tewa Dancers from the North (Ohkay Owingeh)
  • 12pm & 3pm: White Mountain Apache Crown Dancers (White Mountain Apache)

Sunday, April 29th

  • 10am & 1pm: Zuni Olla Maidens (Zuni)
  • 11am & 2pm: Tewa Dancers from the North (Ohkay Owingeh)
  • 12pm & 3pm: White Mountain Apache Crown Dancers (White Mountain Apache)

ART WORKSHOPS
Shumakolowa Native Arts

Wednesday, April 25th

  • 12-1 pm: Distinguishing Authentic Work from Imitations

Thursday, April 26th

  • 12-1 pm: Rug Traditions

Friday, April 27th

  • 12-1 pm: Evolution of Native American Jewelry

Saturday, April 28th

  • 12-1 pm: Evolution of Native American Jewelry
  • 1-2 pm: Distinguishing Authentic Work from Imitations
  • 2-3 pm: Rug Traditions