Zuni Olla maiden from Pueblo of Zuni, NM, in traditional clothing at Native American Arts Festival, April 1998. Photo: Sara Bartley
Annual Native American Arts Festival
The Clark County Museum hosted the 11th
celebration of the three-day festival the first weekend in
April 2000. Featured were guest artist demonstrations, dance
and music performances, lectures, films, and an outdoor Native
American arts and crafts market. More than 1,000
schoolchildren were brought to the festival March 31, and over
7,000 people attended overall.
Originally submitted by: Harry Reid, Senator Richard H. Bryan, Senator Shelley Berkeley, Representative (1st District) & Jim Gibbons, Representative (2nd District).
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