Cherokee County Indian Festival & Mother’s Day Powwow

This powwow takes place annually in Cherokee County on Mother’s Day weekend in May. It is the largest Native American festival in Georgia featuring dance competitions, wildlife demonstations, primitive skills educators, tribal dance troups, singers, Indian encampments, and more.

The Funk Heritage center is also nearby and worth a visit.

Our Links:
Funk Heritage Center

Other Links:
Organizer’s Web Site

Gary C. Daniels

Gary C. Daniels is an award-winning, Emmy-nominated television, video and multimedia writer and producer. He has a M.A. degree in Communications from Georgia State University in Atlanta, a B.F.A. degree in TV Production from the Savannah College of Art and Design and an A.A. degree in Art from the College of Coastal Georgia. He has appeared on the Travel Channel, Discovery Channel, Science Channel and History Channel. His History Channel appearance became the highest-rated episode in the network's history. He has a passion for Native American history and art. He is the founder and publisher of