Upcoming Calendar of Winterville Mounds
Saturday, October 25, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. at Winterville Mounds. Winterville Mounds archaeologist Mark Dingeldein and other MDAH archaeologists will be on hand to determine the age, origin, and function of artifacts. For more information call 662-334-4684.
Wednesday–Saturday, October 29–November 1, from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at Winterville Mounds.
Meet Native American members of the Choctaw, Seminole, Cherokee, and Houma Nations and experience traditional music, dance, and storytelling. Activities will include Native American arts and crafts, games, food, singing, and primitive weapons.
On stage will be the Cherokee Historical Association of Cherokee, the Native American Cultural Exchange-Apache, and the Southern Pine Singers. Representatives from the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science and the Southern Traditional Archery Association will also be present. Saturday, November 1, entertainment starts at 11 a.m. on stage and Choctaw youth ages 14–17 will play a demonstration stickball game at 1 p.m.
Admission is free, but donations are accepted. For more information call 662-334-4684.