Owamni Falling Water Festival

Owamni: Falling Water FestivalOwamni Falling Water Festival
Free Family Event
Saturday, August 1, 2015 from 4pm- 8pm
Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, Minneapolis, MN

Join us Saturday, August 1, at Father Hennepin Bluffs Park from 4pm till 8pm

This one-day event celebrates indigenous Minnesota culture with contemporary and traditional music, art, food, lacrosse demonstrations, Dakota language and much more.

Owamni will celebrate indigenous voices, connecting both locally and nationally through music featuring Scatter Their Own, Bluedog, and Wade Fernandez

An arts fair area will showcase the talents of Anishinaabe, Hochunk, and Dakota visual artists.

The Sioux Chef , Sean Sherman and Tatanka Food Truck will be selling local, organic, traditional game with a modern twist.

4pm: Scatter Their Own – Alternative Rock
Scatter Their Own is an alternative rock duo of Oglala Lakota ancestry from the Pine Ridge Reservation of South Dakota. Nominated for this years best rock cd.

5:30pm: Bluedog – Blues/Rock
Bluedog is an award winning band from Minneapolis and was the Native American Music Award Winner for Group of the Year (2010).

7pm: Wade Fernandez – Blues/Rock
Wade Fernandez is from the Menominee nation of Wisconsin and award-winning for his vocals, guitar, songwriting, native flute & drumming.

Stop by the Dakhóta Iápi Okhódakičhiye booth and check out our Dakota language materials and get a free coffee cup!