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23rd Annual Hoop Dance Contest Showcases Diverse Skills from Dozens of Cultures

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Hundreds of spectators gathered at the Heard Museum in Phoenix to watch the 23rd Annual Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest. The contestants represented dozens of tribes from around the U.S. and Canada, bringing with them their own unique styles of costume and dance. Preliminary rounds were held on Saturday for each of the… Read More →

Top 5: Native American Experiences (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Native American Experiences (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Native American Experiences — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Annual World Championship Hoop Dance Contest 2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85004 602-252-8848 heard.org/hoop Experience the fast-paced precision and grace of hoop dancing as the top hoop dancers from the U.S. and Canada compete. Visitors can enjoy delicious fry bread… Read More →