Northern Navajo Nation Fair

Northern Navajo Nation Fair

Thursday Sep 29 2022

All day

Shiprock Fairgrounds
The Northern Navajo Nation Fair is the oldest and most traditional of the Navajo Fairs. Held each fall in Shiprock, this fair offers the Navajo people of the Four Corners a chance to celebrate the year’s harvest with a community celebration.

Event Information

Shiprock Fairgrounds
101 Uranium Boulevard Shiprock, NM
NNNF Board
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The celebration includes a parade, fair, rodeo, arts & crafts, Pow Wow, and traditional song and dance at the Fairgrounds in Shiprock, NM. In 2022, the Four Corners region will celebrate the 109th Northern Navajo Nation Fair, from September 29 to October 2, 2022. For additional information, follow them on Facebook or visit their website here.

2022 Northern Navajo Nation Fair Schedule

The theme for the 2022 Northern Navajo Nation Fair (Shiprock Fair) is "Dine' History, Harvest, and Healing". The schedule will be updated as dates for events and activities are released. Admission: 1-Day Pass Adult $10, 6yrs-12yrs - $5, Under 6yrs - Free, Senior $5 and the 4-day Pass Adult $30, 6yrs-12yrs - $15, Under 6yrs - Free, Senior $15.

September 27-30, 2022

  • 2022 Miss Northern Navajo Pageant
  • 2022 Miss Northern Navajo Teen Pageant

September 29 - October 2, 2022

  • Yeibicheii Ceremony
  • 10:00 a.m. to 11:00pm Carnival
  • 10:00 am to 9:00 pm Indian Market

October 1

  • 8:00 am - Northern Navajo Nation Fair Parade

Northern Navajo Nation Fair Pow Wow Schedule

September 30, 2022

  • Gourd Session 5:00pm
  • Grand Entry 7:00pm

October 1, 2022

  • Gourd Session 11:00am and 5:00pm
  • Grand Entry 1:00pm and 7:00pm

Northern Navajo Nation Fair Events

  • Ye’Bi’Chei Commences 
  • Navajo Food Competition 
  • Miss Northern Navajo Teen Contemporary Competition 
  • Elder Fest-Song & Dance Grounds
  • Miss Northern Navajo Traditional Competition
  • Carnival 
  • 4-H Exhibits
  • Old Timer’s Rodeo 
  • Bulls and Babes Rodeo 
  • Indian Market 
  • Junior Rodeo 
  • Livestock Sale
  • Saturday morning Parade East Hwy 64-West 491
  • Traditional Song & Dance 
  • Talent Show 
  • Open All Indian Rodeo 
  • Fashion Show 
  • Cultural Performances 

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