Alaska Native Heritage Center Celebrates Mother's Day and Start of Summer Season
Credit: Alaska Native Heritage Center
Alaska Native Heritage Center’s Mother’s Day celebration marks the opening of the 2018 summer season on Sunday May 13, 2018 from 9am-5pm with free admission all day sponsored by Target. Special guest performances include hand drum singers Antoine Edwards and Butchie Eastman, special performances by jingle dress dancer Gianna Strong, and the Tewa Dancers of the North showcasing their buffalo style dancing.
Alaska Native games and dance will also be showcased throughout the day with Alaska Native artists demonstrating and selling their work on site. Village site tours will be available all day and the gift shop will be open as well. ANHC will be opening the new Nanvaq Café on this day with unique Alaskan inspired dishes for guests to enjoy.