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  • The event location has been moved to Busse Woods, picnic groves 20-24, adjacent to the Busse Lake Boating Center.

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Community Powwow

traditional grass dancers at the annual American Indian Center Chicago Powwow
The Annual Chicago Powwow celebrates Tribal diversity of Native Americans from Cook County and around the country. Photo by Warren Perlstein.

Date & Time:

Sat, Sep 24 • 12 pm - 4 pm


Busse Lake Boating Center
E Higgins Rd/Rte 72, east of I-290/Hwy 53
Cook County, IL 60007 (view web map)
(near Elk Grove Village)


Celebrate Native American culture while recognizing ‘Every Child Matters’ and National Public Lands Day. Enjoy traditional Powwow, Native food, and listen to stories of culture from the area. Attendees encouraged to wear orange. Group registration/information: JRoy@stbenedict.com or 773-509-2344. 


  • 773-758-8899
  • Experience.Nature@cookcountyil.gov