Shakopee mdewakanton sioux community



Community Members

2015 Wacipi MOA Exhibition (August 13)

Mall of America : Rotunda

Special “Honoring Veterans” Ceremony in the MOA Rotunda at 3:30 p.m.

Exhibition Sessions: 2 p.m., 5 p.m.
Honoring Veterans: 3:30 p.m.

Experience Native American dancers from the SMSC and other Indian nations at the SMSC sponsored Pow Wow Exhibition. A whirl of colors, sights and sounds will fill the halls as the Rotunda is transformed into a Pow Wow arena, complete with a Master of Ceremonies and two drum groups. Native American dancers of all ages in full regalia will enter the arena to perform with live Pow Wow music in two separate performances. Mall visitors will experience a Native American Grand Entry, learn about the various dance styles, and have the opportunity to join the dancers and participate in the Intertribals and Round Dance.


2015 Annual Wacipi (August 14, 15, & 16)

Culture: Tradition: Excitement

Public Welcome.

$5.00 Admission for entire weekend with button purchase. 60 years & over, 10 years & under- FREE. Includes Meal on Saturday.

Fireworks on Saturday @10:00 p.m.

Giveaways on Friday noon to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday after 9:00 a.m. flag raising

Grand Entry on Friday 7 p.m., Saturday 1 p.m. & 7 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m.


© 2009 Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community. All Rights Reserved.