Southern Ute Indian Tribe

Fair and Powwow

2023 Southern Ute Tribal Fair2023 Southern Ute Fair Powwow


The first Southern Ute Tribal Fair was held in 1920.  The Southern Ute Fair Powwow is a 3-day event held annually on the second weekend in September at the Sky Ute Fairgrounds in Ignacio, Colorado.

This event features the Tribal Parade, Tribal Member Exhibits, contests such as children races, grease pole, frybread, jalapeño eating, tug-a-war, best painted horse, and chicken pull.