Most Thursdays & Saturdays |
Noon - 1 p.m.
Scottsdale Civic Center Park
January 17, 19, 24 & 26, 2013
February 7, 14, 21, 23 & 28, 2013
March 21, 23, 28 & 30, 2013
April 4 & 6, 2013
All events take place on the outdoor fountain stage on the north side of the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts (Second Street & Drinkwater Boulevard in downtown Scottsdale). Lawn chairs or blankets are recommended.
For more information, call 480-421-1004 or 800-782-1117.
Native American artist/vendors interested in exhibiting at this event, please call 480-874-4661.
|Special Native Trails Events
A Special Day for Veterans
Thursday, January 17
Native Trails for Seniors
Thursday, February 28
Native Trails for Students
Thursday, March 21
Celebrating its 11th season, Native Trails takes audiences on a cultural journey to the First Nations of Arizona and North America through traditional native music, dance and art. The event also features American Indian artisans selling specialty items like jewelry, baskets, flutes and paintings. Guests are invited to bring blankets, lawn chairs or picnic baskets. Delicious light snacks and beverages also are available for purchase.
Presented by Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation and produced by Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts in collaboration with Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Meet the Cast of Native Trails
The performers of Native Trails represent a variety of First Nations from across North America. In addition to Derrick Suwaima Davis (Hopi/Choctaw), the artistic director of Native Trails, this year’s cast includes: Toby Jose (Akimel Au-Authm), Ryon Polequaptewa (Hopi), Eldred Matt (San Carlos Apache/Colville Confederated Tribes), Yolanda Tsosie (Diné), Perry Thompson (Diné), and Charlie Chimerica (Hualapai/Hopi).
Arts & Crafts
Native American artisans, jewelry makers and tribal elders from around the state will showcase and sell their work throughout the season. Traditional foods also will be available for sale at every performance, so come enjoy lunch and Native Trails!
Culture Quest and Native Trails are brought to you by: