Events

Experience all your favorite events. Join in the fun with friends and family.

TRADITIONAL NATIVE GAMES

Traditional games are important to Cherokee culture and are a great place to learn about and take part in activities that have been passed down from generation to generation.

SPORTING EVENTS

Up for some friendly competition? Cherokee National Holiday fields six unique tournaments, starting
with fast-pitch softball in late August.

SPORTING EVENTS

Up for some friendly competition? Cherokee National Holiday fields six unique tournaments, starting
with fast-pitch softball in late August.

SHOWS & MARKETS

Expect the unprecedented. Throughout Cherokee National Holiday, you’ll find an outstanding variety of
authentic Native art, artisan gifts and memorabilia.

FOOD & ENTERTAINMENT

Good food, good music, open doors, sharing our culture and family fun are at the heart of Cherokee National Holiday. Across One Fire Field, the Cherokee Nation Cultural Grounds and the Chota Conference Center, there will be more than 120 vendors with arts, crafts, food, entertainment and artisan goods.

FOOD & ENTERTAINMENT

Good food, good music, open doors, sharing our culture and family fun are at the heart of Cherokee National Holiday. Across One Fire Field, the Cherokee Nation Cultural Grounds and the Chota Conference Center, there will be more than 120 vendors with arts, crafts, food, entertainment and artisan goods.

INTER-TRIBAL POWWOW

The Inter-Tribal Powwow highlights Native American culture across the United States. Indigenous
peoples gather from Nations across the country for dancing, singing, and honoring ancestral traditions.

CHEROKEE AMBASSADORS

Cherokee Ambassadors hone their leadership skills and build goodwill towards our nation. They are messengers and role models for Cherokee youth.

CHEROKEE AMBASSADORS

Cherokee Ambassadors hone their leadership skills and build goodwill towards our nation. They are messengers and role models for Cherokee youth.

OTHER EVENTS

While not officially associated with Cherokee National Holiday, these events are longstanding traditions that coincide with Holiday over Labor Day weekend.