2024 Powwow for the Planet


Apr. 19, 2024, 4pm to 8pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Outside on the CHEM Lawn
Native Americans in traditional dress


Native UNLV and the Las Vegas urban Indigenous community are collaborating to present the 3rd annual Powwow for the Planet. This event aims to champion cultural preservation and leadership development amongst Native youth, advocacy for environmental justice and the protection of Indigenous sacred places in Nevada.

Scheduled for Friday, April 19 (4-8 p.m.), and Saturday, April 20 (11 a.m.-4 p.m. and 5-8 p.m.), the two-day event will be hosted at UNLV. It will showcase traditional powwow dancing, drumming, authentic Native arts and craft vendors and food vendors.

Admission Information

No registration or tickets are required. This event is free and open to the community! It will take place outdoors on the beautiful UNLV campus. Please bring a refillable water bottle and dress for the weather. Chairs and blankets are welcome.

Parking is free on Friday evenings and on weekends.

Please note: all vendors must be pre-registered and approved by the Powwow committee.

Contact Information

Native American Alumni Club

External Sponsor

Thank you to our sponsors! 

This event is possible with support from UNLV, along with sponsorships and donations from:

Sponsorships are still available! All contributions are tax-deductible. Funding supports the operational costs of the powwow and help us build seed money for a student support fund through the Native American Alumni Club.


Open to All