Sacred Visions Powwow Nevada
8th Annual  ~  Te Nanumu Magodyuku  ~  July 22-24, 2016

 

 

CONTEST RULES


ALL REGISTRATION CLOSES FRIDAY BEFORE GRAND ENTRY
ALL DRUMS: DRUM ROLL CALL WILL START 15 MINUTES BEFORE GRAND ENTRY!!
NO SMOKING IN ARBOR AREA. DESIGNATED SMOKING AREAS AVAILABLE

1. ALL drums and singers must register for either Session Pay or Drum Contest.

2. Contest drums WILL NOT receive day pay, even if you DO NOT place in the Drum Contest.

3. All drums must be ready to sing at all times.

4. It is the responsibility of all drums to keep their areas clean. (Failure will result in loss of pay or points) Sacred Visions Pow-wow drum rules photo

5. No use of illegal drugs/alcohol will be permitted at any time in the pow-wow arena or celebration grounds. Any violators will cause immediate disqualification for the entire drum. Disqualified singers will not be allowed to register with another drum, session, or contest.

6. Any violations of the above rule will result in loss of pay, point deduction, or disqualification. Please inform the Sacred Vision Pow-wow Committee immediately of any incidents so the matter can be addressed and taken care of.

7. HOST DRUM is excluded from the Drum Contest.

8. ALL SINGERS MUST BE PRESENT FOR DRUM ROLL CALL EACH SESSION. (MISSED CALL WILL RESULT IN LOSS OF PAY OR POINT DEDUCTION).

9. Day Pay drums must have three (3) singers minimum.

10. Lead singer/manager will delegate his authority to notify his singer’s of the rules.

11. Set up of drum rotation and/or drum sections made by the pow-wow committee; therefore, not causing any confusion in the singers’ expectations.

12. SACRED VISION POW-WOW COMMITTEE AND/OR DRUM JUDGE WILL MAKE ALL FINAL DECISIONS ON ANY PROBLEMS THAT MAY ARISE.

 


DRUM CONTEST RULES & REGISTRATION INFORMATION
In addition to above rules, Drum Contest Contestants……..

1. Must have four (4) singers minimum.

2. Drum Roll Call is 15 minutes before Grand Entries. Everyone MUST be present. Sacred Visions Pow-wow drum rules photo

3. At least one person should be seated at your drum AT ALL TIMES.

4. All singers’ names must be on the registered list. All singers will be included in the head count for roll call and all songs. Missing members will result in point deduction. Backup singers can be included on the registration form, BUT must bepresent and singing during all songs.

5. Contest Drums will not receive day pay even if you do not place.

6. NO DRUM HOPPING AT ANY TIME – INCLUDING SPECIALS, HONOR SONGS, ETC.

7. HOST DRUM IS EXCLUDED FROM DRUM CONTEST.

8. All rules effective Start Saturday at NOON ROLL CALL.

9. Drum Contest registration closes at Grand Entry Saturday at NOON.

10. SACRED VISION POW-WOW COMMITTEE AND/OR DRUM JUDGE WILL MAKE

 

 

 

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