Celebrate Native American Culture & Tradition

The 11th Annual Hunting Moon Celebration will be held on October 16–18 at the newly named UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena (formerly US Cellular Arena) at 400 W. Kilbourn Avenue in downtown Milwaukee.

The dance competitions are a treat for the eyes. From the intricate footwork and graceful movements to the beautiful regalia worn by the dancers, spectators will delight in these traditional dances. The drumming and singing are a splendor for the ears, the rich sounds evoking deep meaning. 

Spectators can enjoy a variety of vendors with Native American arts and crafts. There is plenty to check out at this one-of-a-kind event. 

Over $99,000 in prize money!
Photo ID required for registration and Social Security number required for prize payouts of $600+.

2015 Head Staff
Host Drum: Midnite Express
Youth Host Drum: Tomahawk Circle
Master of Ceremonies: TBD
Arena Director: TBD
Head Dance Judge: TBD
Head Drum Judge: TBD
Head Dancers chosen daily.