Drawing by ANITA MIHÁLYI
Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum Celebrates Native American History and Living Culture at 14th Annual Event from Nov. 4-6, at its campus on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation.
The celebration which will feature Native artisans representing 10 states and include cultural performances by Kevin Locke, as well as the Aloha Islanders, celebrates the traditional and contemporary arts, dance and music of the Seminole, Southeastern and other Indian tribes from across the U.S. Silverwork, beadwork, woodwork, basketry, leatherwork, photography, paintings, jewelry and more are represented at the Indian market, while traditional cultural elements such as storytelling, music and dance will be showcased at the central staging area on the Museum’s festival grounds.
 
Admission is $9 for adults, $6 for students, children, seniors and members of the military. Children under four are free. Cost includes admission to the Museum, and parking is free.
Group discounts are available by calling 877.902.1113 Ext. 12211.
About the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum
The Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum is the Tribally-owned and operated museum of the Seminole Tribe of Florida. Situated in the Everglades on a 66-acre cypress dome on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, the Museum offers more than 5,000 square feet of gallery space. Exhibits feature rare artifacts and lifelike dioramas that depict Seminole life at the turn of the century. In 2009, the Museum became the first tribally governed museum to be accredited by the American Association of Museums. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m., the museum is located north of Interstate 75 at Exit 49. For more information, visit www.ahtahthiki.com or call 877-902-1113.