Published On: Mon, May 2nd, 2011

Bird places at Gathering

Eric Bird, shown above the 2010 Cherokee July Pow Wow, took 2nd place in Men's Southern Fancy Dance at this past weekend's Gathering of Nations Pow Wow in Albuquerque, NM. (DAWN ARNEACH/One Feather contributor)

Eric Bird, an EBCI tribal member currently living in Tahlequah, Okla., took 2nd place in the Men’s Southern Fancy Dance competition at the 2011 Gathering of Nations Pow Wow held April 29-30 in Albuquerque, NM.  He took 4th place at last year’s event and is a previous champion in the Teen Men’s Fancy category.  For a full listing of this year’s winners at the Gathering, visit: