Cattashowrock ( Cat-tas-how-rock) Town will reopen for tourist /general public the first day of spring, Wednesday, March 20, 2013 and continue to be open for three days per week, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday through the second weekend in December 2013. The hours of operation will be 6 hours,10am- 4pm.
Relive the history, cultural, and traditions of the Iroquoian speaking Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indians of Southampton County VA with Chief Red Hawk. Enjoy Native American Dancing, Drumming and Singing. A maze of color in Native American Dance Regalia. Special Guest the Aztec Dancers. Visit the Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indian History Booth and learn to speak our Iroquoian Language as recorded by John Wood in 1820. View Native Artifacts with ASV, Nansemond Chapter, dating back to 10,000 BC. Visit our Native American Arts & Craft and Jewel Vendors. Enjoy the taste of Native Cuisine â€“ Indian Taco, Fry Bread, Fish & Chips, Corn Soup, Funnel Cake and more. Visit Cattashowrock Town, a 17th Century replica Native American Palisade Village, as identified by William Byrd of Westover upon his visits to what is now Southampton County on April 7th & 8th, 1728 â€“ walk the interpretative trails guided by signage in our Iroquoian language and in English identifying Native Flora and Fauna indigenous to the area. SOL Appropriate / Specific.
Name of Event: Annual Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indian Intertribal â€œCorn Harvestâ€ Fall Festival Powwow & School Day â€“ A Celebration of the Corn Harvest Dance
Date: November 15th & 16th , 2013
Location: Cattashowrock Town, Rt. 742, Old Bridge Road, Courtland, VA 23837
Phone #: 757-334-5510
Time: November 15th , 2013, School Day â€“ 9 AM to 3 PM
November 16th , 2013, Intertribal Powwow â€“ 10 AM to Sunset
FLYER FORTH COMMING!