Wampanoag powwow in Aquinnah this weekend

Ceremonial dancing, always a highlight of the powwow. — File photo by Lynn Christoffers

The 10th annual Aquinnah Wampanoag Powwow is this Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 6 and 7, at the Aquinnah Circle. Each day, gates open at 11 am, with the Grand Entry at 12:30 pm. The powwow features native drumming and dancing, Native-American vendors, a Spot Dance Contest, and more. Admission is $10; $5 veterans and children; free for tribal members with IDs. No pets allowed.