Some things seem to be common to family gatherings: Food fresh off the grill, music, and time to catch up with your favorite cousins.
Now, add food trucks, vivid clothing and hundreds of Native Americans from around the country and you have a Pow Wow.
The Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Pow Wow was held July 27-30 in Mt Pleasant
Elk Richardson is a member of the Haliwa-Saponi tribe in North Carolina. He said Native Americans are happy to share their culture.