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Celebrating Music, Dance And Culture

Festival: 12th Annual Rock, Rattle And Drum Pow Wow
The event will celebrate Native American culture through music and dance. Photo submitted

The 12th Annual Rock, Rattle and Drum Pow Wow will be held at the Great Barrington Fairgrounds Aug. 12 and 13, and Falls Village resident Sandy Rhoades couldn’t be more excited. In fact, the festivities will be part of his birthday celebration.

“There’s nothing I enjoy more than dancing on my birthday,” said Rhoades, who is about to turn 78.

Rhoades has been invested in Native American culture since he was 13 years old, when his Scoutmaster gave him traditional regalia and said he would be a dancer. 

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