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51st Annual Mahkato Wacipi

September 15-17, 2023

All Tribes and Non-Native Relatives are Welcome!

Held at Dakota Wokiksuye Makoce

(Land of Memories Park)
Mankato, Minnesota

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Mission Statement

The Mahkato Mdewakanton Association is a gathering of nations to celebrate and honor our traditions and ancestors; to reconcile and build bridges between all nations through education, storytelling, and sharing Dakota Indian culture

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Vision Statement

In the spirit of reconciliation, Mahkato Mdewakanton Association is committed to healing and enriching the experiences of Dakota and non-Dakota communities through the preservation and sharing of Dakota history, traditions and culture.

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Dakota Wokiksuye Makoce (Land of Memories Park)

The Mahkato Wacipi Committee has reserved the Land of Memories Park for free camping for the entire powwow weekend (Friday-Sunday) . If you are planning to arrive on Thursday or before for the powwow, you will be responsible for camping fees. No exceptions!

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