Northern Navajo Nation Fair 2016 Information

The Northern Navajo Nation Fair 2016 theme is:

“Restoring Beauty to the Navajo Nation through Traditional Teachings and Blessings.”

September 27 – October 2, 2016

Northern Navajo Nation Fair

Full list of Events

September 23 – October 2
Yei’Bi’Chei Commences (Yei’Bi’Chei Grounds)

September 27 – TUESDAY

9AM Miss Northern & Northern Navajo Teen Pageants
Navajo Food Competition(s) NNN Fairgrounds
4PM – Personal Interview Competition (Phil Thomas P.A.C.)

September 28 – WEDNESDAY
9AM Miss Northern & Northern Navajo Teen Pageants
Contemporary Skill/Talent Competition (Phil Thomas P.A.C.)
1PM – Miss Northern Navajo Teen Contemporary
Skill/Talent Competition (Phil Thomas P.A.C.)
6PM –  Indoor Exhibit Judging (4-H Exhibit) 6PM Art’s & Crafts Showcase Judging

September 29 – THURSDAY
7AM –  Fairgrounds Open 9AM Old Timer’s Rodeo (Rodeo Arena)
9AM – Miss Northern Navajo Traditional Competition(Phil Thomas P.A.C.)
9AM-3PM –  Elder Fest (Pow Wow Arena)
10AM-2PM – Youth Day Activities (Song & Dance Arena, Kidsperforming in Tent)
10AM City of Fun Carnival (Kids Day)
1PM Miss Northern Navajo Teen Traditional Competition (Phil Thomas P.A.C.)
1PM Small Animal Judging (4-H Exhibits)
1PM Old Timer’s Rodeo (Rodeo Arena)
4PM-6PM Free BBQ (City Market Parking Lot)
6PM-10PM Night Performance (Rodeo Arena)
6PM-10PM Gospel Night (Indian Market Tent) 11PM Carnival Closes

September 30 – FRIDAY
8AM Fairgrounds Open
8AM Open All Indian Rodeo Morning Slack (Rodeo Arena)
9AM Livestock Show (4-H Exhibit)
10AM Indian Market Opens
1PM T-NT Tug of War Showdown (Indian Market Tent)
130PM B90 Bull Riding Shootout (Rodeo Arena)
3PM 4-H/FFA Livestock Sale (4-H Exhibit)
3PM Pow Wow – Open Registration (Pow Wow Arena)
4PM-6PM Miss Northern & Miss Northern Teen Coronation (Phil Thomas P.A.C.)
5PM Song & Dance – Open Registration (Song & Dance Arena)
5PM City of Fun Carnival Opens
5PM Gourd Dancing (Pow Wow Arena)
5PM Public Speaking Presentations (4-H Exhibit)
6PM Song & Dance – Warm up Dancing (Song & Dance Arena)
7PM Pow Wow Grand Entry (Pow Wow Arena)
Open All Indian Rodeo 1st Performance (Rodeo Arena)
8PM-12AM Entertainment & Performances (Indian Market Tent)
1130PM Carnival Closes

October 1, SATURDAY
5AM Parade Line-up (Fleet Mgmt.)
8AM Parade (East Hwy 64 – West 491)
9AM Song & Dance (Open Registration)
(Song & Dance Arena) 10AM Fairgrounds Open
10AM Indian Market Open
1030AM City of Fun Carnival Opens
11AM Pow Wow – Re-Open Registration (Pow Wow Arena)
11AM Gourd Dancing (Pow Wow Arena)
1230PM-7PM Family Show & Performance (Indian Market Tent)
1PM Pow Wow Registration Closes 1PM Grand Entry (Pow Wow Arena)
1PM Song & Dance – Grand Entry (Song & Dance Arena)
130PM Open All Indian Rodeo 2nd Performance (Rodeo Arena)
2PM Demonstrations & Talent Show Presentations
(4-H Exhibits)
5PM Gourd Dance Session (Pow Wow Arena)
5PM Awards Presentation (4-H Exhibit)
7PM Pow Wow – Grand Entry (Pow Wow Arena)
7PM Open All Indian Rodeo 3rd Performance (Rodeo Arena)
8PM-12AM Entertainment & Performances (Indian Market Tent)
12AM Carnival Closes

October 2 – SUNDAY
8AM Fairgrounds Open 9AM Grand Finale Song & Dance – Roll Call (Song & Dance Arena)
10AM Song & Dance – Grand Entry (Song & Dance Arena)
10AM-6PM Indian Market Opens
10AM-3PM Cultural Performances (Indian Market Tent)
11AM Final Gourd Dance (Pow Wow Arena)
12PM-5PM Gourd Dance Session (Pow Wow Arena)
12PM City of Fun Carnival Opens
1PM Open All Indian Rodeo Final Championship Short-Go (Rodeo Arena)
1PM Final Pow Wow Grand Entry (Pow Wow Arena)
1PM Parade Winner Ceremony (Indian Market Tent)
11PM Carnival Closes

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