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American Indian Intertribal Powwow returns to Jamestown Settlement

American Indian Intertribal Powwow returns to Jamestown Settlement

This year alone, Duane Baldwin has attended close to 15 powwows.

Baldwin regularly dances at powwows, as he has since he was a child.

But this year, Baldwin, education specialist at Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, also hoped to promote Jamestown Settlement's own American Indian Intertribal Powwow, celebrating Native American culture through song, dance and storytelling on Oct. 1 and 2.

"A powwow is a celebration of culture for native people. It's not a religious dance, per se, but there is a spiritual aspect to it," Baldwin said. Though not of Native American heritage, Baldwin has danced and sung at powwows since the age of 6.

Baldwin said the settlement...

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