Mattaponi Pow Wow & Why I was in Attendance 

This year, June 18th, 2016 to be exact, my family and I attended the Mattaponi Indian Reservation 21st Annual Pow Wow. In September of 2015, we attended the Chickahominy Pow Wow/Fall Festival. Throughout the year tribes host pow wow events. Pow Wows are the Native American people’s way of meeting together, to join in dancing, singing,…