Annual Miccosukee Arts and Crafts Festival kicks off at Miccosukee Indian Village

Annual Miccosukee Arts and Crafts Festival kicks off at Miccosukee Indian Village


well are you looking for ways to keep your kids entertained during the long holiday break the Miccosukee arts and crafts festival is now underway always a good time it’s the 4th year for the event in the heart of Florida’s Everglades local ten strength Kelly is more guys we are here in the heart of the Everglades the Miccosukee Indian village for the annual Miccosukee Indian arts and crafts festival believe it or not this is the 44th year that this event has been going on here drawing thousands of people from all over the country who come out to get their hands on unique items just like this the week-long celebration traditionally starts the day after Christmas and lasts until New Year’s Day it’s designed to showcase Native American arts dance and culture with the rest of South Florida’s diverse population this year’s fest features 30 arts and crafts stands selling everything from handcrafted tools to clothing with each stand dedicated to a specific tribe all of these vendors are coming from different parts of the United States who represent their native tribes their native peoples and their specific nations so we have some coming all the way from Canada from New Mexico from South America and Guatemala if arts and crafts aren’t your thing visitors can also check out one of several alligator wrestling shows or attend a traditional Native American performance and the festival will be open every day from now until January the 1st from 10:00 in the morning until 5:00 at night for more information just check out our website local 10.com from the Miccosukee Indian village Trent Kelley local 10 News

1 thought on “Annual Miccosukee Arts and Crafts Festival kicks off at Miccosukee Indian Village

  1. drunks and drug addicts. so sad to watch them kill themselves with money and slowly loosing their own culture to outside influence.

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