42nd Annual Edisto Natchez-Kusso Tribe Pow-Wow

May 8, 2018, 1:57 pm EST | Share:

EDISTO, SC (FOX 24 NEWS NOW) — Across the United States, there are hundreds of Native American tribes with histories steeped in rich culture and traditions.

The Southeast is home to some of the most well-known groups, including the Cherokee and Choctaw tribes.

Today, we’re highlighting a Lowcountry entity that has been fighting for federal recognition for decades: the Edisto Natchez-Kusso Tribe.

On Friday and Saturday, the group will host their 42nd Pow-Wow, and you are invited!

This event is an amazing opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture of our local tribes while learning more about their histories and significant impact on the region.

We spoke with Chef Andy Spell, one of the youngest chiefs in his people’s history, to learn more about this weekend’s event.

    Friday, May 11th and Saturday, May 12th

– Grand entry will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday and 1:00 p.m. on Saturday.
– General admission:

– 0-6-years-old: free
– 6-12-years-old: $3
– 13-64-years-old: $5

The event will be held at the Four Holes Indian Organization located at 1124 Ridge Rd., Ridgeville, SC 29472

For more more information, please call 843-836-5223.