Thursday, June 5-Saturday, June 7
The 28th annual Red Earth Festival of American Indian culture brings out the best in intertribal dance, art and tradition at Remington Park, 1 Remington Place, in Oklahoma City. The festival opens Thursday, June 5, with a 6:30 p.m. art show preview and performance by champion hoop dancer Lane Jensen. Festivities resume the following morning at 9 a.m. with the grand promenade of dancers, princesses, personalities and veterans in their regalia that is the downtown Oklahoma City parade. The core of the festival – featuring the art market, food booths, music and the powwow – then opens from 10-7 p.m. Friday, June 6. Special music and dance performances are scheduled throughout Friday and Saturday, June 7, at the park in addition to the main dance competitions and powwow events. Festival passes are $15 and $20. For more, visit www.redearth.org.