Miccosukee Tribe Celebrates American Indian Day Festival with Two Days of Art, Music & Culture

Miami, FL – August 29, 2023– Roots. Culture. Unity: three words that define the American Indian Day Festival, a celebration of the vibrant traditions and lifestyles of Indigenous Nations hosted annually by the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida. This year’s event includes a two-day gathering on Saturday, September 23 (12 PM – 8 PM) & Sunday, September 24 (10 AM – 6 PM) at Miccosukee Casino & Resort. Presented in part by Dade Construction, admission is FREE and guarantees all attendees a family-friendly, culturally enriching experience.

Featuring live performances by World Champion Fancy Dancer Larry Yazzie and the Native Pride Dancers and singer-songwriter Cypress Billie, guests will also enjoy indigenous craft vendors, food trucks, alligator wrestling shows, airboat rides, painting sessions, a kid’s zone area with petting zoo, grease pole competitions, a Miccosukee fashion show, and much more! And what’s a celebration without fireworks? Don’t miss the show at 8 PM on Saturday.

For the cinema buffs, a free movie night will take place under the stars on Friday, September 22, from 7 PM – 10 PM, featuring films by Miccosukee actor and director Montana Cypress. A 15% hotel discount is available for that night with promo code AID23MOV.

For event details and to register for free tickets, visit Miccosukee.com and follow us on social media @miccosukee.casino.resort.


The Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida first ventured into the gaming industry when they opened the Miccosukee Indian Bingo Hall in 1990. Nine years later, after much success and high demand, they established a complete resort and gaming facility boasting over 1,800 slot machines, 20 live-action Poker tables, Bingo, and entertainment, 24/7. Located at the edge of the Everglades at 500 SW 177 Ave, Miccosukee Casino & Resort is a world-class hotel with modernized suites, ancillary amenities, and excellent eateries ranging from deli favorites to fine dining. For reservations and information, call 1-877-242-6464 or visit Miccosukee.com.