QUAPAW, Okla. - 145 years of tradition culminated last weekend with the Quapaw PowWow at Beaver Springs Park.

The tribe holds the annual celebration over the Fourth of July weekend each year, that includes singing, dancing, contests, vendors and plenty of family fun. The Quapaw Tribal PowWow includes adult, teen, and junior dance contests. Attendees can also enjoy food, arts and crafts, and other vendors. Tribal members and others come from near and far every year to Northeast Oklahoma to experience American Indian traditions.