133rd Otoe-Missouria Summer Encampment

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Grass dancers, such as those pictured here at a powwow in San Bernadino, Calif., will compete at the 133rd Otoe-Missouria Summer Encampment this weekend in Red Rock. Digital Media Pro/www.shutterstock.com

Grass dancers, such as those pictured here at a powwow in San Bernadino, Calif., will compete at the 133rd Otoe-Missouria Summer Encampment this weekend in Red Rock. Digital Media Pro/www.shutterstock.com

Thursday, July 17-Sunday, July 20

The Otoe-Missouria Summer Encampment celebrates its 133rd year this weekend, giving visitors the chance to see tradition in action. The annual event includes powwow dancing at the Otoe-Missouria tribal encampment grounds in Red Rock. Activities start Thursday, July 17, and run through Sunday, July 20. Competitive dancers in a variety of categories – from fancy to shawl – will be part of this annual celebration. For more, visit www.omtribe.org.