Tuscarora Nation plans annual picnicby jmaloni
The Tuscarora Nation Picnic & Field Days will be held July 12-13 on the Tuscarora Nation, at Walmore and Mount Hope roads, north of Route 31.
Friday opening ceremonies will be at 5 p.m. On Saturday, there's the annual Breakfast in the Grove at 7:30 a.m., the fun run and 10K run at 9 a.m., followed by the parade and opening ceremonies at 11 a.m.
The event will feature traditional foods and chicken chowder, Native American arts and crafts, princess and toddlers contests, beadwork, hand drum and smoke dance competitions, a horseshoe tournament, music and more.
Bring a lawn chair and relax in the shade. Parking and admission are free.