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Native POP: People of the Plains - A Gathering of Arts and Culture is an annual celebration of Native American arts and culture at Main Street Square in downtown Rapid City, South Dakota every third weekend in July. Art, Performance, Culture, Community.

2014 Art Market & Cultural Celebration

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Native POP: People of the Plains - A Gathering of Arts and Culture is an annual free event that celebrates of Native American art and cultural expression. This family-friendly event is held every third weekend in July at Main Street Square in downtown Rapid City, South Dakota. Art, Performance, Culture, Community.

2014 Art Market & Cultural Celebration

  • Main Street Square 526 Main Street Rapid City, SD 57701

2nd Annual Gathering of People, Wind and Water

Main Street Square, Rapid City, SD

All Day - Free

The Gathering of People, Wind and Water is a Native art market and cultural celebration in the heart of downtown Rapid City. The Gathering showcases work by established and emerging Great Plains Native artists and promotes intercultural dialogue through demonstrations by tribal members of regalia making, storytelling, flute making, and performances of all types. The Gathering was inspired by The Sculpture Project: Passage of Wind and Water and artist Masayuki Nagase's themes of balance and transformation. 

 

The art market runs from 10 am to 6 pm and will feature close to 40 visual artists. The performances go into the evening with a great line-up of contemporary and traditional performing artists. 

 

Performance Schedule

10 am - Opening Welcome

11 am - Sequoia Crosswhite

12 pm - Kevin Locke - Children's Hoop Workshop

1:30 pm - Lakota War Dancers

3:30 pm - Kevin Locke

5 pm - Ulali featuring Pura Fe & Jennifer Kreisberg

6:30 pm - Scatter Their Own

7:30 pm - Frank Waln

8:30 pm - Culture Shock Camp Concert: Brian Frejo & Quese IMC

Schedule subject to change