Photo gallery: Winners, competitors from 2017 La Ka Lel Be Nevada Day Powwow
CARSON CITY, Nev. — The 2017 La Ka Lel Be Nevada Day Powwow featured four grand entries and plenty of competitors among many age groups during the three-day event in Carson City from Oct. 27-29.
Click here to read more about the powwow and see images from the Oct. 27 grand entry.
First Nation’s Focus Business Development Manager Bethany Sam (Hunkpapa Dakota Sioux, Lee Vining Paiute, Washoe) attended many of the events. Check out some of her images of winners and competitors from the annual powwow.
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