22 2016


23 2016

Sarasota Native American Indian Festival

9:00AM - 4:00AM  

Sarasota Fairgrounds 3000 Ringling Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34231

Contact Barbara Huntoon

$ Cost $ 8.00

January 22 ,23 24, 2016: The Sarasota Native American Indian Festival takes place at the Sarasota Fairgrounds, 3000 Ringling Blvd, on Friday 9-5, Saturday 10-6, and Sunday 10-5.
Come join us and experience the culture and artistry of the of the Native American people at the Sarasota Native American Indian Festival. Enjoy finding authentic, handmade, one-of-a-kind fine arts and crafts, paintings, pottery, jewelry, sculpture, bead work and leather work, along with Native American food.
We are excited to have Little Big Mountain and the Big Mountain dancers return this year to share traditional Native American drumming, singing and various styles of dance throughout the weekend.
Little Big Mountain is a fourth generation dancer, singer and educator on Native culture.  The Big Mountain family’s performances started back in the mid 1800’s with Little’s great grandfather performing with the famous “101 Ranch Buffalo Bill Show.”
Will Harjo from the Creek nation will be our guest flute artist for the weekend.
Nashville recording artist Traci Snowe will make a guest appearance this year to share her beautiful music with us throughout the weekend.
This festival will continue to be a tribute to the extraordinary life of artist Rex A. Begaye, its founder. His remarkable gifts as an artist and educator of Native American culture were the inspiration for this event focused on bringing authentic Native American culture to Sarasota.
Tickets at the gate, $8 adult, $3 6-12, 5 and under are free. For more info: (941) 928-7892, @mail.com, http://sarasotanativeamericanindianfestival.com, pobsrq@gmail.com, facebook.com/srqnaf