April 26, 2013
April 27, 2013
Start Time:9:22 am End Time: 9:00 pm
The Gathering of Nations is one of the largest Pow-wows in the United States. Over 500 tribes from around the United States and Canada travel to Albuquerque to participate. There are 32 Dance categories, and different age group categories. Other competitions include Northern Singers, Southern Singers, Women's Back-up Singing, and a competition for Drum Groups and Drummers and other various special competitions. A pageant for Miss Indian World is held each year. There is also an Indian Traders Market featuring artists, crafters and traders selling Native American and Indigenous arts and crafts.