04/20/2013Location: Lower Parade Ground | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Phone Number: (360) 487-8630
16th Annual Memorial to remember Chief Redheart's band, including singing in honor of the ancestors, the Riderless Horse (Empty Saddle) Ceremony, Sacred Pipe Ceremony, and recognition of Veterans. Each year Nez Perce citizens travel to sites important to their history to conduct traditional memorials to honor their ancestors.
After the ceremony, the public is encouraged to attend a traditional Native American meal, prepared and served by the Northwest Indian Veterans Associations. The Meal will be served in the Artillery Barracks at 600 E Hatheway Road, Vancouver WA 98661.
There is no admission Charge. Refreshments will be provided by Loves and Fishes