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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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Memorial Announcement

Honoring Nytalia Ashes "Wachi Win"

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With this initiative, our goal is to promote great opportunities for those in need. With access to the right resources, people can become empowered by their own abilities and gain the confidence to fulfill their potential. Learn more about our work by getting in touch with our team today.

All vendor spots for this year (2023) are FULL! We are excited to have our amazing vendors join us for the powwow weekend - Sept 15 - 17, 2023!

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Dakota Wokiksuye Makoce (Land of Memories Park)

All 3 camping spaces are full!!

Overflow grass areas will be first come, first served, as has happened in previous years.

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Contact Mahkato Mdewakanton Association

P.O. Box 45, Mankato, MN 56002


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