27th Annual Native American Dance & Music Festival

July 28 & 29, 2018: 10am - 6pm

Celebrate the 27th annual Native American Dance & Music Festival, Saturday-Sunday, July 27-28, 2018, 10am - 6pm.  Nowhere else in the area can you experience the incredible diversity of our living Native American culture. 

Gary Farmer & the Troublemakers

Well-known actor and musician Gary Farmer (Cayuga) and his high energy blues band, the Troublemakers will be rocking the stage at Ganondagan for two shows, at 4 pm both Saturday and Sunday. Gary Farmer and the Troublemakers hail from Santa Fe, New Mexico and feature the talented Derek Miller (guitar), Jaime Bird Yellowhorse (bass guitar), Jaime Russell (drums), and Gary Farmer (harmonica and vocals). 

Saturday & Sunday at 4 PM in the Performance Tent

Iroquois Social Dancing, Storytelling, Hodinöhsö:ni’ Art Show, & more!

You’ll also find our popular Iroquois Social Dancers, fascinating Native American Arts Market, Native foods, Iroquois storytelling,"hands-on" fun in the Wegmans Family Discovery Tent, free admission to the Seneca Art & Culture Center, guided trail walks, bark longhouse tours, and much more. Don’t miss our Hodinöhsö:ni’ Art Show, our second juried art show which will be displayed in the Seneca Art & Culture Center. 

Admission Prices

Members - FREE Admission

Adult - $12 general public

Seniors - $10 general public

Students - 18 and older, $7 general public

Children - 3 - 17 yrs, $5 general public

2 and under - Free

 Tickets available day of event 

Festival Volunteers Needed!

Interested in volunteering for the festival?
Email: or call (585) 742-1690

Parking Information

Free parking and shuttle service is available from 10:00 am - 6:30 pm at Fireman's Field. Shuttle service runs every 15 minutes. 

Directions to Victor Fireman's Field
Route 96 to Maple Ave/Rt 444, Fireman's Field is across from St. Patrick's Church

ASL Interpreting Services

ASL Interpreting Services are made possible by the generous support of:

RIT's National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID)

The Native American Dance & Music Festival is made possible by generous Sponsorship


"New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature."