The Return of the Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion during Chief Joseph Days

The First Nez Perce Pow Wow Since the covid-19 outbreak in 2020. Reunited at last! Once again and to the joy of tribal members and visitors alike, the Nez Perce gathered in Joseph to share their culture and traditions during the week of Chief Joseph Days. Natives as much as non-natives are … Continue ReadingThe Return of the Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion during Chief Joseph Days

75 Years of Chief Joseph Days Grand Parades

Pictures are now available for sale! Chief Joseph Days Rodeo More than seven decades of incredible rodeo action, unforgettable parades, and small town hospitality!  Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Has a proud and long history of first-class small town community hospitality while providing world-class entertainment and the parades have been a very important part … Continue Reading75 Years of Chief Joseph Days Grand Parades

Chief Joseph Days Junior Parade adding to the flair of the 75th festivities

Chief Joseph Days’ Junior Parade Pictures are now available for sale! CJD Junior Parade Gallery The pictures in this gallery reflect only the highlights from the event. These and more than 100 pictures are available for sale at the link above. Thank you for your interest in my photography. ~ Angelika Ursula … Continue ReadingChief Joseph Days Junior Parade adding to the flair of the 75th festivities

A Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship

The Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion Every year in July, the Nez Perce Homeland becomes a place of reunion for descendants of the original inhabitants of Wal’waama, also known as Wallowa County.  The Weekend after Tamkaliks the Nez Perce gather in Joseph to continue to share their culture and traditions with locals and … Continue ReadingA Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship

Celebrating 75 Years of Chief Joseph Days in 2021 with CJD’s Stage Coach from 2004

“FEEL THE THUNDER”  Always the last full week in July! FEATURED PICTURE: With Dave Turner and Keith Waters at the 2004 Chief Joseph Days Grand Parade. 2004 was the first parade that I covered for the love of the event and the sport of rodeo before officially working for Chief Joseph Days … Continue ReadingCelebrating 75 Years of Chief Joseph Days in 2021 with CJD’s Stage Coach from 2004