Native American Winter Arts Weekend

Jennifer Kreisberg is a Native American singer, songwriter and musician, of Tuscarora heritage. She is one of the original members of the internationally renowned native a cappella trio, Ulali which has toured the world nearly 20 years. We are thrilled to welcome Jennifer back to perform at Ganondagan.

Jennifer Kreisberg will be performing Saturday, December 2, 2 pm - 2:30 pm and Sunday, December 3, following the film, RUMBLE - Indians Who Rocked the World

Iroquois Social Dancing with Bill Crouse and the Allegany River Dancers, Saturday, December 2, 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

See below for a full schedule.

Saturday, December 2nd: Native American Winter Arts & Music Festival

10 AM - 4 PM

Join us for festival day of the Native American Arts Weekend! Plan for a fun day featuring award winning singer, Jennifer Kreisberg (Tuscarora). Spend the day with traditional storytellers, talented Native American artists, and fun children's activities.

Admission: $5 for Adults, $3 for Members/ Seniors/ Students (12 and older), and FREE for children 11 and under.  Admission includes entrance to the Seneca Art & Culture Center Gallery and Iroquois Creation Story film

Winter Art & Music Festival Schedule (Dec. 2nd)

10:00 AM- 4:00 PM   Shop at our gift shop or buy from one of our Native American vendors. Ongoing children's activities in Classroom 2, The Iroquois Creation Story playing in the Orientation theater, tour through the Seneca Art & Culture Center Gallery.

11:00 AM Storytelling session in the Auditorium

1:00 PM  Story telling session in the Auditorium

2:00 PM Performance by Jennifer Kreisberg (Tuscarora) in the Auditorium

2:30 PM Iroquois Social Dancing by Bill Crouse and the Allegany River Dancers

Sunday, December 3rd- RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked the World, Film & Panel

1 PM - 4 PM

Come to the exciting second day of our Native American Winter Arts Weekend to see Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World (film running time:1 hour 43 minutes). Rumble is a powerful documentary about the role Native Americans have played in contemporary music, revealing how indigenous musicians helped shape music and influenced popular culture. The film will be followed by a panel and a short performance by Tuscarora vocal artist Jennifer Kreisberg.

Admission: $5 for general admission, $3 for Friends of Ganondagan members. Admission is for the film, panel, and performance only; entrance into the Seneca Art & Culture Center Gallery and Iroquois Creation Story film is separate.

Seneca Art & Culture Auditorium

Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World (Trailer)

Panel & Performance

After the film: 

3:00 PM  Stay for a panel discussion that will include RUMBLE Executive Producer and co-creator, Tim Johnson (Mohawk), and featured artist, Jennifer Kreisberg (Tuscarora).

3:30 PM  After the panel stay to listen to a short performance by, Jennifer Kreisberg (Tuscarora).

These events were made possible by the generous support of New York State Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation and private donors

A special thank you, to our Media Sponsor, WXXI