Stories tagged: Julyamsh
Thu., July 20, 2017, 3:17 p.m.
Julyamsh continues to be Inland Northwest summer tradition
The 2017 event, Friday and Saturday at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds, is expected to draw between 600 and 800 dancers and 25 to 30 drum groups.
UPDATED: Fri., July 14, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene tribe brings dance, culture and cardio to Washington, D.C.
Dressed in a traditional “jingle dress,” a multicolored outfit covered with silver ornaments that clink when she moves, Imani Antone and other members of the tribe’s PowWow Sweat dance group …
Sat., July 23, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
Julyamsh powwow returns to Coeur d’Alene
The grandstand at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds arena was full well before the drums began their throbbing beat Saturday as the community welcomed back Julyamsh.
Mon., July 11, 2016
New Julyamsh venue a homecoming for Coeur d’Alene Tribe
Quanah Matheson was watching rodeo at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds last year when realized the arena would be a great spot for Julyamsh, the largest outdoor powwow in the Northwest. …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
Julyamsh powwow moving to Kootenai County Fairgrounds
Julyamsh, the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s annual powwow, will move to the Kootenai County Fairgrounds this summer. The event last was held in 2014 and had been at the Greyhound Park …
Sun., July 12, 2015
Julyamsh powwow replaced with shorter celebration for 2015
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe won’t host a powwow this summer, but it will put on a brief cultural celebration next weekend that includes some traditional dance and song. The Coeur …
Sat., Jan. 31, 2015
Julyamsh event canceled
The big Julyamsh powwow held annually at the Greyhound Park in Post Falls has been canceled, the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort announced Friday. The announcement comes as four Indian tribes …
Sun., July 28, 2013
Julyamsh Powwow honors pair of departed legends
Beneath orange strands of fabric representing the Hopi tribe wafting in the breeze Saturday morning, Billy McDermitt sat among Native American friends and gestured to the pine branches supporting his …
Fri., July 26, 2013
Celebration mingled with remembrance
When the largest outdoor powwow in the Northwest begins tonight in Post Falls, participants will feel the absence of two substantial figures of the annual gathering. Clifford SiJohn, a Coeur …
Sun., July 22, 2012
Native Americans from across country gather at Julyamsh
Two familiar faces from the small screen made an appearance this weekend alongside members of the Flathead, Nez Perce, Spokane, Navajo and other tribes at the 15th annual Julyamsh Powwow …
Thu., July 19, 2012
Powwow features dancing, music, art – and benefit auction
Julyamsh is more than a powwow. It’s a celebration of American Indian culture – dancing, music and art. This year’s powwow features plenty of music and dancing. It also will …
Sun., July 15, 2012
Spotlight: Acclaimed classical guitarist LeFevre to perform Friday
Michael LeFevre, an award-winning classical guitarist and professor at Walla Walla University, will perform Friday at the Holy Names Music Center. LeFevre will present the premiere of “Sonata” by Bryan …
Sun., July 24, 2011
Julyamsh rituals make for spectacle of color, dance
For centuries, the native peoples of the Inland Northwest - the Coeur d’Alene, Spokane, Pend Oreille, Palouse and Flathead tribes - gathered to share food, build friendships, trade goods, dance, …
Sat., July 24, 2010
Past and present
More than 150 years ago the Native American tribes of the area were robbed of their horses – a symbol of power and necessary for survival – by soldiers of …
Sun., July 26, 2009
United in dance and song
The sound of drums beat into the night Saturday as organizers of the 12th annual Julyamsh Powwow and Encampment expected dancing competitions to continue past midnight at Greyhound Park in …
Sat., July 25, 2009, 7:36 p.m.
Hundreds dance, drum and sing during Julyamsh
The sound of drums beat into the night Saturday as organizers of the 12th annual Julyamsh pow wow expected dancing competitions to continue past midnight at the Greyhound Park in …