A Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship​ at the 2022 Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion

2022 NEZ PERCE ENCAMPMENT A Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship With temperatures close to 100 degrees, Nez Perce tribal members and visitors gathered in Joseph east of the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena to share the Nez Perce’s culture and traditions during the last day of Chief Joseph Days.Following the Grand Parade, the Nez Perce and Chief Joseph Days Encampment … Continue ReadingA Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship​ at the 2022 Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion

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 welcome to come to the Encampment Pavilion east … 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 of that.  Click on image to view large … 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 Dietrich – Wild Horses Thunder Click here to … Continue ReadingChief Joseph Days Junior Parade adding to the flair of the 75th festivities

Chief Joseph Days’ Little Buckaroo Rodeo a success for the sixth time

Special need children owned the rodeo arena this morning at Chief Joseph Days. Deb Scudder, who has been the chair of Chief Joseph Days’ Little Buckaroo Rodeo for the last six years had tears in her eyes when she witnessed the cheers and smiles of every special need child this morning and so did I.  Scroll down for a 60+ … Continue ReadingChief Joseph Days’ Little Buckaroo Rodeo a success for the sixth time