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The Count Down Begins...
17 days to #GON2018
35th Annual Gathering of Nations
The 35th Annual Gathering of Nations begins April 26th with the Miss Indian World Talent Presentations at the  Kiva Auditorium at the Albuquerque Convention Center . April 27-28th events: Pow Wow , Horse & Rider Regalia Parade , Stage 49 and the Indian Traders Market will be held at EXPO New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Gathering of Nations Pow Wow will host tens of thousands of people and more than 750+tribes from throughout the United States, Canada and around the world. The event is considered the most prominent, popular and legendary Native American event in North America.
The 3 day festival includes more than 3,000 traditional Native American Singers, dancers, and more than 800 Native artisans, craftsmen and traders displaying and selling their work. The Horse & Rider Regalia Parade is a great new addition for 2018. The Gathering of Nations is a rain or shine event. Everyone is invited.
BUY YOUR 2018 POWWOW TICKETS!
Buy your Advance GON Tickets now before purchase deadline.
Tickets for V.I.P., Pow Wow, Miss Indian World, RV & Camping reservations are available.

2018 GATHERING OF NATIONS SPECIALS
************* LATE NIGHT SPECIAL ****************
“ELECTRIC NEON WARRIOR”
SPOTLIGHT MEN & WOMEN FANCY SPECIAL COMPETITION

Winner in Men’s & Women’s $500
Champions Dance-off for a Trip to Las Vegas Electric Daisy Carnival on June 2018
Contestants Must be 21 old and Over
Sponsored By GON RECORDS 

****** Women's Appliqué /Scrub Special *****
Friday evening Special
3 places to be paid
All Appliqué/Scrub Dancers 16+ Years of Age Invited
Sponsored by Dr. Lita Mathews
****** Men's Traditional Special *****
Cash Prize, Blankets & Jackets to Winners
Sponsored by Head Man Dancer - Brando Jack
*****FOR THE LOVE OF FANCY SPECIAL *****
Cash Prize, Blankets & Jackets to Winners
Sponsored by Head Lady Dancer Jocy Bird
***** Teen vs Adult Men's Traditional Special *****

Sponsored by Head Young Man Dancer - Jaden Parker


***** Teen Girls vs Teen Boys Fancy Special *****

5 Places (1st, 2nd, 3rd & 2 consolations)
Sponsored by Head Young Lady Dancer - Thomasina Rose Good Eagle

2018 Miss Indian World Talent Presentations  
Miss Indian World Traditional Talent Presentations
Thursday, April 26th 7pm
Albuquerue Convention Center - Kiva Auditorium

Featuring: The Miss Indian World Contestants, NRG Rising & A Dance Extravaganza of Flamenco & Fancy Dance.
The 2018 Miss Indian World Competition will be held April 24 - 28, 2018 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A.

Showtime at 7 pm Sharp!! 
Doors Open at 6 pm 

HOSTS: 
Lisa Meeches (Canadian TV Personality) Winnipeg, Manitoba 
Jason Whitehouse (Powwow Personality) Madison Hts, MI 

TICKETS: Tickets Sold at Door: $15 at 5 pm • Doors Open at 6 pm 

CROWNING OF MISS INDIAN WORLD: Saturday, 7:30 pm at the Pow Wow
CAMPING AT THE GON POW WOW GROUNDS
Walking distance to GON Pow Wow Events; Camping with Full Hookups including showers. 
On-line Reservations available NOW!
2018 GON PARTNERSHIP HOTELS
Ask for the GON Rate! Deadline is approaching.
 
NEED ASSISTANCE WITH LARGE GROUP BOOKINGS? Call the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce at 1-505-842-9003

MARRIOTT (UPTOWN- NEAR EXPO NM) 
1-800-228-9290

DOUBLE TREE HOTEL (DOWNTOWN) 
1-800-584-5058

MCM ELEGANTE HOTEL (MID-TOWN) 
1-505-884-2511

TOWNEPLACE SUITES (AIRPORT)
1-505-232-5800

SHERATON UPTOWN
1-800 -325-3535 

2018 OFFICIAL GATHERING OF NATIONS SPONSORS
Thank you to  KEELEY GOULD  for the video graphics. 
See more of Keeley's work at  www.keeleygould.com
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