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Suttons Bay School Graduation PowWow
May 20, 2023
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Suttons Bay Public Schools High School Gymnasium

Suttons Bay School Graduation PowWow

Saturday, May 20th • 12:00 - 4:00 pm

PowWow Staff

  • MC: Mike Midewis
  • Arena Director: RJ Smith
  • Host Drum: Cedar Scout
  • Invited Drum: Dusty Bear
  • Invited Drum: Swift Voice Singers
  • Head Male Dancer: Jared Broome
  • Head Female Dancer: Leilani DeFoe
  • Jr Head Male Dancer: Damien Chippewa
  • Jr Head Female Dancer: Yasmin Alfonseca
  • Fire Keepers: Indigenous Parent Committee, Middle School and Freshman Boys


11:00am - Community Luncheon
12:00pm - Grand Entry
12:30pm - Opening Suttons Bay Song with Staff and Families
2:00pm - Honor Song & Presentation of Blankets, for Seniors and Families


  • Potato Dance: $150, $100, $50
  • Best of Show of Moccasins: $150, $100, $50

Honorariums for the first 50 dancers registered!

Sponsored by:

Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundations

Leelanau Investing For Teens

Grand Traverse Band Of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians