Thursday, August 26, 2010

Mashantucket Pequots To Hold Green Corn Festival Friday-Sunday At MGM Grand

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The Mashantucket Pequot Tribe will hold its Green Corn Powwow this weekend on the Grand Terrace of the MGM Grand at Foxwoods. Admission is free.

The event begins on Friday when a sunrise ceremony will happen at 6 a.m. Traditional eastern woodland dances will take place on Friday at 11 a.m. A sculpture by Bruce La Fontaine will be dedicated at noon.

Grand entry will be on Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. Dance competitions on these days will last until 9 p.m.