Honolulu Intertribal Powwow
Head Staff 2019
Master of Ceremonies: Kenneth "Tuffy" Helgeson, Nakoda, Lodge Pole, Montana
A member of the Assiniboine (Nakoda) Tribe, Tuffy recalls one of his fondest early childhood memories of branding cattle on the ranch where the whole family would get together from sunup to sundown on the plains of the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation.
Host Drum: 808NDNZ
Honolulu's local Native American drum group has been providing Native drum music and songs for over 20 years.
Members have come from various tribal nations over the years and have worked hard in performing at many community events including, military performances, school presentations, family parties, weddings, local parades, etc. and have also shared their talents with our sister Powwows on the islands of Kauai, Maui and the Island of Hawaii.