Check out the Catawba Indian Festival on Oct. 12 at the Schiele

Catawba Indian Festival

Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Explore the culture and history of the Catawba Indians, one of the Carolina’s earliest indigenous peoples. Listen to traditional stories, feel the beat of a drum circle, step inside a Bark House, and try your hand at primitive skills. Join us and members of the Catawba Nation for singing, dancing, hands-on activities, crafts and more!

Dances: 11 a.m. & 12 p.m.

Storytelling: 11:30 a.m. & 12 p.m.

Ongoing demonstrations: pottery making, basket weaving, beadwork, flintknapping, archeology, and more!

Ticket Information:

– Tickets can be purchased at the door on the day of the event

– $3 in addition to general museum admission

– Just $3 for Schiele Members

– Schiele Members can purchase tickets in advance by calling 704.866.6904


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