Chattanooga, Tn. .................................July 24-26
1st Annual Native American Gathering/Festival
We will be departing Nashville on 41/70S to McMinnville. Separating once again from the auto tour route, we will take 8 south from Mcminnville to 127 south on into Chattanooga, Tn. We have a cultural event and a Pow Wow scheduled here.
Contact Name :
The Tennessee Chapter Trail of Tears Association
Tammera D. Hicks, President:
Phone & Fax: (423) 892-9357
The Tennessee Chapter Trail of Tears Association will be having their 1st Annual Native American Gathering/Festival to be held at Ross's Landing in downtown Chattanooga, Tennesee on July 24, 25 and 26 to honor the removal of the five civilized tribes in 1838. The event will include native american foods, storytelling, non-competitive dancing, jewelry, pottery, woodcarving, wildlife and more.
The time and price are as follows:
12 & under: FREE
Schools are Welcome 10am-5pm
Friday: 10am - 10pm
Saturday: 9am - 10pm
Sunday: 10am - 8pm
Should any vendor or dancer wish to participate please contact the following: Tammera D. Hicks, President: (423) 892-9357 Phone & Fax Email Tammera08@aol.com Camping & Housing will be available. Please contact us at the number above. This event is to honor our ancestors who did survive and are returning back to their homeland. This being the 160 year anniversary of the forced removal in 1838. We invite everyone to come and be with us at this special event that will become an annual event. We welcome you.