Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation Hosts Notable Orme Dam Victory Days Celebration

Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation celebrates the 29th Annual Orme Dam Victory Days three-day cultural event

Online PR News – 11-November-2010 – – Ft. McDowell, AZ –The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation announces the 29th Annual Orme Dam Victory Days event in honor of “The Dam That Never Was.” Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation proudly celebrates the social and economic gain made by the Yavapai People against the decision to have the Orme Dam built.

The Orme Dam Victory Days event is a three-day cultural celebration commemorating the preservation of the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation People and the land. This incredible event features an All-Indian Rodeo, Native American Pow Wows, Battle of the Bands, sports tournaments, parade, and carnival.

The Fort McDowell Orme Dam Victory Days Events:

• November 19-21, 2010
• Golf Tournaments at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club
• Native American Gourd Dancing Performances
• Arts and Crafts Indian Market
• Flybread Cooking Contest at the Yavapai Village

Admission to this Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation event is free with a $10 parking fee. For more information on Orme Dam Victory Days or to see the event schedule please visit

Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation Offers Outdoors Adventures and Cultural Events

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Fort McDowell Resort Destination features a unique outdoor desert setting perfect for a Scottsdale vacation or outdoor event. Offering championship golf, 24-hour casino, and the Sonoran Adventure Center where guests can enjoy kayaking, jeep tours, Native American tours, and authentic cowboy cookouts.

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