FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 10, 2019
MEDIA CONTACT: KIRA CALM LEWIS - 301-446-3327; Kira.CalmLewis@pgparks.com - or -
IYANA MOORE - 301-446-3313; Iyana.Moore@pgparks.com
M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Presents Annual American Indian Festival
Celebrate the Rich and Diverse Cultures of Native Americans
RIVERDALE, MD – Musicians, dancers, artists, storytellers, and more from Prince George’s County will gather for another year of a popular Department of Parks and Recreation festival. The Annual American Indian Festival offers something for all ages and gives a firsthand opportunity to learn about local American Indian culture. Activities include craft demonstrations, interactive exhibits, games, traditional foods, and other festival favorites.
The American Indian Village at Patuxent River Park, the location of the festival each year, is a replicated Eastern Woodland Indian Village giving visitors an opportunity to explore the history of the First Peoples of Prince George's County, Maryland and the surrounding areas.
WHAT: Annual American Indian Festival
WHEN: Saturday, October 19, 10AM - 4PM
WHERE: Patuxent River Park, 16000 Croom Airport Road Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
COST: FREE admission and parking, nominal fees for some activities