Winter Solstice Celebration: Native American Festival

Mission San Luis
2100 West Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32304
United States

Pricing/Ticket Info
Admission fee PER DAY: Adults - $5.00 Seniors (65 and over) - $3.00 Children (6 -17) - $2.00 Children under 6 - Free Active Duty Military - Free with ID Friends Members - Free
Suitable for Children

Event Dates and Times
Saturday, December 16th (10 am - 8 pm) &
Sunday, December 17th (10 am - 4 pm), 2017

Join us at Florida’s Apalachee-Spanish Living History Museum for two days of Southeastern Native American dancing, music, crafts, cultural demonstrations, and storytelling. Also enjoy living history, celestial viewing with scopes, drum circles, archery, and more! Fun for all ages!

• Music:
Headliner - NAMMY Winner Joy Harjo (Dec. 16 – evening; Dec. 17 - afternoon)
Painted Raven
Deer Clan Singers
Rita Youngman (Dec. 16 – two performances; Dec. 17 – one performance)

• Dances:
Warriors of AniKituhwa – Historic Cherokee War and Social Dances
Mississippi Band of Choctaw – Choctaw Social Dances and Cultural Demos

• Storytelling in the Apalachee Council House (a spectacular reconstruction of the largest historic period native building found by archaeologist in the Southeast)
• Stickball Game Performances
• Native American Craft Vendors
• Daytime Solar Viewing and Nighttime Stargazing (with powerful scopes!)
• Archery for All Ages
• Crafts and other Activities for Kids
• Drum Circles
• Food vendor