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Native American festival begins Oct. 31

The 2008 War Eagle Native American Festival will be Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 in Auburn, Ala.

It is sponored by the Auburn University Multicultural Center/Access And Community Initiatives , units of the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs.

The festival will be on the grounds of the Jules Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art and will be 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day.

The free event wil celebrate the history and culture of southeastern indigenous peoples with trational singers, musicians, dancers and storytellers from Oklahoma, Alabama, Georgia and Florida.

Living campsites will be set up on the grounds and traditional Native American food, artifacts and souveniers will be available for purchase.

To find out more, call 334-844-1484.

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