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Potato Dance World Championship at FAM

Date/Time

February 12, 2022 to February 12, 2022
01:00 PM until 03:00 PM

Description

Features a not-so-traditional dance where couples position a potato between their foreheads and dance to the tunes of DJ Nymasis (Kiowa). The last pair standing with the potato aloft and intact wins. Attendees can also enjoy a performance from award-winning Fancy Dancer Boye Ladd (Ho-Chunk).

Schedule:

  • 12:30 | Dancer registration begins
  • 1:00 | Participatory demonstration with Cultural Ambassador Ace Greenwood (Chickasaw/Cherokee)
  • 1:15 | First round competition
  • 1:45 | Fancy Dance performance
  • 2:00 | Second round competition
  • 2:30 | Final round competition
  • 3:00 | Award announcements (must be present to win)

Location

First Americans Museum View map
659 First Americans Boulevard,
Oklahoma City, OK 73129, US

Additional Information

Cost

Free to attend; $10 per couple

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