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Annual Nesika Illahee Pow-Wow
Canceled for 2020

Pauline Ricks Memorial Pow-Wow Grounds
Government Hill in Siletz, OR
All Drummers and Dancers Welcome

The Nesika Illahee Pow-Wow is a Drug and alcohol-free event. We are not responsible for accidents, lost or stolen items.
Vendor registration is required. Click on the link below for more information concerning vendors.
Camping: $25 trash fee, $5 pet fee/per pet (camping area)

Royalty applications are being accepted.  Click on the following link to obtain an application:  Royalty Application

Applications must be turned in by the end of the work day (4:30 p.m.), no later than June 1st, 2020. 

The Nesika Illahee Pow-Wow Parade will begin at 10:00 AM on August 8th, 2020.  For more information and a copy of the parade entry form, please click on the following link:  Parade Entry Form

Pow wow Hire date is Wednesday August 5th, 2020 at the Community Center on Government Hill from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM.
Must be at least 18 years of age, have valid photo ID and a social security card. 

Community Center Address
402 Government Hill Rd.
Siletz, OR 97380

For more information contact Buddy Lane, Cultural Education Director, at: 1-800-922-1399 ext. 1230, or 541-444-8230

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Vendor Information

You must submit a Vendor Application for the 2020 Nesika Illahee Pow-Wow in Siletz, OR, August 7th 8th & 9th.  This is an application process and does not guarantee you a vendor space at the Pow-Wow.  All applications must be returned to the Pow-Wow Committee by June 1st, 2020.  The Pow-Wow Committee will begin reviewing the application forms and selecting vendors for the Pow-Wow at the earliest possible date.  Please do not delay in turning in your application forms as this is the first step in the application process.

DO NOT SEND MONEY WITH THIS APPLICATION.  Applicants selected for a vendor space at the Pow-Wow will be contacted no later than June 15th, 2020.   Pre-payment from selected vendors must be received by July 10th. 2020.

Please send completed Applications to:
Pow-Wow Committee
P.O. Box 549
Siletz, OR 97380

If you have any questions please contact Buddy Lane, Cultural Education Director, at: (541) 444-8230 or 1-800-922-1399

Click here to download the Cover Letter/Vendor Application 


Note: All applications must be mailed, faxed, or dropped off. Emailed applications will not be accepted.