Western Navajo Nation Fair Tuba City, AZ

 Annual Western Navajo Nation Fair in Tuba City, Arizona.

October 11 -14, 2018

Photo  courtesy of  Western Navajo Fair
The Western Navajo Fair is held yearly in the town of Tuba City, Arizona.

Schedule Western Navajo Fair 2018

All Week

Yei Bi Cheii Ceremony
Friday, October 05, 2018
5PM-Arrival of Night Chant Medicine Bundle
9PM-Night Chant ceremony begins
Monday, October 08, 2018
9PM-The Four Direction Offering
10PM-Night Chant Beauty Way Begins

October 10, 2018 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Miss Western Teen Pageant

October 11, 2018
8:00 am – 2:00 pm Kid’s Day
9:00 am – 2:00 pm Elder Fest
9:00 am – 2:00 pm Exceptional Rodeo
12:00 amZumba

October 12
6:00 am – 12:00 am Miss Western Navajo Pageant
8:00 am – 12:00 am Open Junior Rodeo
5:00 pm – 11:00 pm Pow Wow Day 1
7:00 pm – 12:00 am Open Rodeo

October 13
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Western Navajo Fair Parade
11:00 am – 12:00 am Pow Wow Day 2
7:00 pm – 12:00 am Nelly at the 50th Western Navajo Fair

October 14

5:00 am – 12:00 am Yei Bi Cheii Ceremony Ends
9:00 am – 12:00 am Open Rodeo
10:00 am – 12:00 am Final Day for Pow Wow

Courtesy of  Western Navajo Fair

 Western Navajo Fairgrounds Tuba City, Arizona.

Western Navajo Fair Tuba City

Native Performances Western Navajo Nation Fair

Oct. 18th and Oct. 19th! 3 PM – 9 PM

Vending Area Tuba City Fairgrounds

Native Prepormances

Free with Entry to Fairgrounds

Jones Benally Family
Navajo/Diné traditional dance
Black Mesa, Arizona

Joe Tohonnie Jr. and The Apache Crown Dancers
Apache traditional dance
Whiteriver, Arizona

Havasupai Elders and Dancers
Havasupai traditional singing and dancing
Bottom of Grand Canyon, Arizona

Hualapai Singers and Dancers
Hualapai traditional singing and dancing

Hunter Redday
Traditional Native Flutist
Flagstaff, Arizona

Western Navajo Nation Fair Parade

Western Navajo Parade Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Navajo Nation Band

Navajo Nation Band

The line-up will be at 4:00 am and the parade will begin at 9:00 am. The line-up will be at the Tuba City High School Parking Lot & Warrior Drive. (If you are requesting to be in the first thirty floats, please email the Parade Coordinator as soon as possible or you will be placed in the order floats arrive to the parade line-up. NO ACCEPTIONS!

Friday, October 18, 2013

3:00 PM Parade Orientation Check-In

3:30 PM Parade Orientation Begins

5:00 PM Dinner Served to Checked-In Attendees

Saturday, October 19th, 2013

4:00 AM Parade Line-Up Begins

9:00 AM Parade Begins

Tuba City, Arizona

If you are interested in applying for the 45th Western Navajo Nation Fair Parade, enclosed is an application that needs to be completely filled out with the correct information and return by the deadlines listed below.

Application deadlines are as follows: Deadline – Friday, October 4th, 2013 @ 5:00 PM

Deadline for Late Application – Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 @ 5:00 PM

**Late Fees of $25.00 Apply**

Parade Application Link

Upon receiving your application, it will be reviewed. You will be notified of your acceptance or non-acceptance after the review. You will not be guaranteed a spot in the parade until application and payment have been received.


Please feel free to contact me at (928) 640-6244 or email at aebenally@dinecollege.edu if you have any questions.

The Parade Committee looks forward to your returned application. Don’t forget to check out any of the other events the Fair Committee has set up for your enjoyment at the 45th Western Navajo Nation Fair.

Sincerely, Aaron Benally Aaron Benally

Parade Coordinator