Samson Celebration 2016

Jul 8th, 2014

August 12 – 14, 2016
Bear Hills Park
Maskwacis, Alberta

Host Drum: Battle Hill
MCs: Hal Eagletail, Elmer Rattlesnake & Blue Lightning
Arena Directors: Cecil Crier, Nathan Littlechild, & Bryce Morin

Drum Competition

1st: $15,000 2nd: $10,000 3rd: $8,000 4th: $6,000

Dance Competition

Men’s Buckskin: Paid daily (in full regalia)

Men’s and Ladies (55+) Combined Categories
1st: $1,500 2nd: $1000 3rd: $800 4th: $600 5th: $500

Men’s and Ladies (18-35yrs) (36-54yrs) Traditional, Chicken, Fancy, Grass & Jingle
1st: $1,500 2nd: $1000 3rd: $800 4th: $600 5th: $500

Teens (13-17yrs) Traditional, Chicken, Fancy, Grass & Jingle
1st: $500 2nd: $400 3rd: $300 4th: $200 5th: $100

Juniors (7-12yrs) Traditional, Chicken, Fancy, Grass & Jingle
1st: $300 2nd: $200 3rd: $100 4th: $75 5th: $50

Tiny Tots: Paid daily (in full regalia)

Dance Specials

Peace Hills Trust:  Men’s Fancy, Grass & Ladies Traditional
Peace Hills General Insurance:  Men’s Chicken, Men’s Traditional, Ladies Fancy/Jingle

Committee Spotlight Special:  Men’s & Ladies Fancy 18+

For more information:

Powwow Chairperson: Holly Johnson (780) 361-4939
Drum Competition: Conan Yellowbird – northern_cree@yahoo.com
Concessions: Angela Bull-Boysis – ang.bbull@yahoo.com
Initiation Specials: Maureen Buffalo – (780) 360-4552
Princess Pageant: Thelia Saddleback – (780) 312-8171

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slopitch
Samson Cree Nation Celebration All-Native Slo Pitch Tournament
August 12 – 14, 2016
Wetaskiwin Al Arner Ball Park
Entry Fee: $500
NSA Qualifier
(Each team allowed 2 non-status players)

A Side Champions: $5,000 + Jackets
B Side Champions: Cash Prize + Jackets

Home Run Derby on Saturday afternoon (Aug. 9, 2014)

For more information contact:
Darryl Montour – (780) 361-7629
Cheryl Montour – (780) 361-5909

parade

Samson Cree Nation Celebration Parade
Saturday, August 12, 2016 at 11AM

Bike decorating begins at 9:30am
Float Judging begins at 10am sharp

For more information contact:
Charmaine Crane – (780) 335-4132

Click here to download the registration form
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handgames

Samson Cree Nation Celebration Handgame Tournament
Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 – 6pm
Bear Hills Park, Maskwacis, Alberta

1st: $8000.00 + Jackets
2nd: $4500.00
3rd: $2500.00
4th: $1000.00

Entry fee: $150 per team

For more information contact:
Glenda Swampy – (780) 312-0359

Tammy Moonias (780) 352-1104

 

run

Samson Cree Nation Celebration 5K/10K Walk/Run
August 8, 2014
Bear Hills Park
Maskwacis, Alberta

Registration: 9:30am
10:00am Start Time

Cash prizes in all categories
Youth to Seniors

For more information call:
Kacey Yellowbird: (780) 312-6647 or (780) 585-3012

princess

Samson Cree Nation Celebration Powwow Princess Pageant

Categories:
Tiny Tots: 4 – 6 years old
Junior: 7 – 13 years old
Senior: 14 – 19 years old
Warrior: 4 – 10 years old

For more information contact:
Thelia Saddleback: (780) 312-8171

 

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