This week NativeFest is coming back to the Ziibiwing Center. The two day celebration of American Indian Culture, from Wednesday, August 1st to Thursday, August 2nd, will be filled with activities for the whole family. Check out the schedule of events below for more information about the events. If you have any questions please contact the Ziibiwing Center.
Wednesday, August 1st
Car Bingo • 6-9pm • Ziibiwing Center parking lot
Registration begins at 5pm
$10 per person
This event is open to the public.
There will be fabulous prizes, including a grand prize $1,000 gift card.
In addition to bingo there will be kids bouncers, face painting, balloon animals and caricatures for $5.
All proceeds will support educational and cultural programming at the Ziibiwing Center.
Thursday, August 2nd
Music & Comedy Night • 6-9pm • Ziibiwing Center lawn
Comedy Show featuring:
Buddy Big Mountain
Live Music featuring:
Brothers in Music & Anna Mae Aldridge
This event is free and open to the public.
There will also be free food.
In addition to our NativeFest events the Ziibiwing Center is hosting
Art Walk Central
Art Walk Central, an art competition organized by Art Reach of Mid Michigan, is coming to the Ziibiwing Center. There will be two artists represented, Anne Gochenour and Mary Jarman.
Anne’s work, titled “Confronting Reality,” is comprised of a five-foot tall bear confronting an image of a brown bear on a computer screen. Mary’s work, titled “Delicate Friends,” is a sketch of a photograph she took at Mt. Hood.
Come check out these artists’ great works and cast your vote.
The NativeFest celebration is exclusively sponsored by PNC Bank.