Welcome to the information page for the 43rd Annual Klatowa Eena Powwow at Oregon State University! Our Powwow is a collaborative effort between the Native American Student Association and the Native American Longhouse Eena Haws. If the information you need cannot be found here, please contact 541-737-2738 or [email protected]. This is a drug and alcohol-free event that is free and open to the public.


Doors open at noon with Grand Entries at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Full event flyer can be found here.

Host Drum: Awakening Thunder

Honor Drum: Star Horse
First 10 walk on drums pay: $220 per session

MC & Arena Director: Nick Sixkiller & Anthony Bluehorse
Head Woman Dancer: Linda Meanus
Head Man Dancer: Monty Herron
Grand Ronde Honor Guard

Women’s Fancy
Men’s Fancy
Women’s Traditional
Men’s Traditional

Payouts for all contest categories:
1st place $1000
2nd place $750
3rd place $500


Basket Cap Special:
Native American Student Association

Switch Dance:
Head Dancers

Tiny Tots:
Alpha Pi Omega Sorority, Inc.

Hand Drum Contest:
Luhui Whitebear

Due to location logistics and city regulations, we are not accepting food vendor applications at this time. Further vendor information and questions can be directed to 541-737-2738 or [email protected].

To download the Vendor Agreement please click here.

For accommodations related to disabilities, please contact Luhui Whitebear at 541-737-9036 or [email protected].