Oklahoma City's Native American Cultural Event
2010 AT&T Grand Award Winner "Dog Soldier" by Gary Montgomery (Seminole) Acrylic on Canvass
The 29th Annual Red Earth Native American Cultural Festival is scheduled June 5-7, 2015 at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City. The award winning festival features American Indian artists and dancers from through North America who celebrate the richness and diversity of their heritage with the world. This June Oklahoma City will be the center of Native American art and culture in America.
Through the years, Red Earth has matured into one of the most respected visual and performing arts event of its type – setting the standard for many of today’s Indian art shows held throughout the nation. At Red Earth, guests can sample the work of some of the nation’s most celebrated artists, with opportunities to purchase contemporary and traditional examples of beadwork, basketry, jewelry, pottery, sculpture, paintings, graphics and cultural attire during the juried art show and market.
The Red Earth Fancy Dance Competition will feature the elite of Native American dance in Men's Fancy War Dance and Ladies Fancy Shawl. The masters, each exhibit their originality and skills in one of the most prestigious of all native dance competitions.
A grand parade, unlike any other parade in the world, opens the Red Earth Festival in downtown Oklahoma City. The streets of downtown Oklahoma City will vibrate in Native American tribal spirit as tribal representatives, in full regalia, make the Red Earth Parade one of America’s most unique.
For additional information contact Red Earth, Inc at (405) 427-5228 or become a friend of Red Earth on Facebook. Red Earth is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.