The Osage Nation (ON) announces preparations for the 2023 ON Sovereignty Day Celebration and Dance. The celebration will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2023, in the Ag Building located at the Osage County Fairgrounds in Pawhuska, Okla. The celebration began as a response to the Osage Nation Constitution ratification on March 11, 2006, and honors our Nation’s sovereignty. The 2023 Sovereignty Day Celebration Committee consists of Andrea Kemble, Jane Perrier, Tim Lookout, and Avis Ballard.
All community members are invited to join the celebration. The day will begin with a gourd dance at 2 p.m., a community supper at 5 p.m., grand entry at 7 p.m., and culminate with a fireworks display sponsored by the Osage Casino & Hotel.
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Additional event details will be shared on Osage Nation social media and osagenation-nsn.gov leading up to the event.
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