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Santa Fe Indigenous Peoples' Day 2019 Schedule:

This year's celebration will include award-winning dancing, drumming and singing throughout the day and local Native American non-profit arts, education and culture organizations will participate with community outreach tables and booths on the Santa Fe Historic Plaza.

Saturday, October 12:
1:00 p.m. – 1:10 p.m. Opening Blessing
1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Buffalo Dance Group (Santa Clara Pueblo)
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Kallestewa Dance Group (Zuni Pueblo)
2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Agoyo Oeyee Shadeh-in ‘Ice Star Dancers’ (Ohkay Owingeh)

Sunday, October 13:
1:00 p.m. – 1:10 p.m. Opening Blessing
1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Mountain Star Dance Group (Picuris Pueblo)
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Oak Canyon Dance Group (Jemez Pueblo)
2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Youth Hoop Dancers (Pojoaque Pueblo)

Monday, October 14:
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Morning Blessing – Gov. Herrera of Tesuque Pueblo & Opening Remarks by Former Gov. Mark Mitchell of Tesuque Pueblo
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Te Tsu Geh Oweenge Day School Dance Group
11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Dignitary Event w/Mayor Webber & Tribal Leaders
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Luci Tapahonso, Dine Poet
12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Family of Youth Dancers (Ohkay Owingeh)
1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Storytelling “The Indigenous History of O’gah Po’oge” Dr. Matthew J. Martinez
1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Soaring Eagle Dance Group, Zuni Pueblo
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Natalie Benally (Dine), Dancing Earth
3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Storytelling by Ricardo Cate (Kewa Pueblo),
3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Sage Cornelius (Dine, Oneida, Pottawatomie), violinist
3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Anjamora Ishi Sato McLaughlin (Taos Pueblo), singer
3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Lightning Boy Hoop Dancers (Inter-Tribal)

Schedule is subject to change.
On Indigenous Peoples' Day on October 14, information booths that will be on the Santa Fe Plaza from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Santa Fe Indigenous Peoples' Day is brought to you by the City of Santa Fe and TOURISM Santa Fe, in collaboration with the 23 Tribes, Nations and Pueblos of New Mexico.

The City of Santa Fe - Santa Fe, NM, is permitted by noted artist George Toya to use the artwork “Indigenous Universe” for the Indigenous Peoples' Day Celebration 2019. The artwork will be used by the city of Santa Fe, NM and the Santa Fe Tourism Department to promote the Indigenous People’s Day Celebration 2019. The image is used with the generous permission of the artist, but may not be reproduced or reused by others without the express written permission of the artist. For more on the artist George Toya, visit facebook.com/George-Toya-Fine-Art-108445982525029/