Ziibiwing Center is part of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe in Mt. Pleasant. As a Culture Center, designed and dedicated to the Anishinabek people, a celebration of history, tradition and beliefs.
Sharing the history of Keeping the Anishinabek culture alive, through captivating depictions and colorful artifacts. Walk through the interactive exhibits to hear, see and feel stories from the original people of the Great Lakes. Facing adversity, struggling to have land to live on, families were separated by boarding schools and traditions were lost along the way.
Homes were destroyed, as well as animal habitats and along with their more thoughtful way of living. Anishinabek people who weren’t recognized as US citizens until 1924, but they actually came first, long before the US settlers and colonizers.
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According to their website, other amenities also include:
- Permanent and changing museum exhibits on-site
- Gift Shop with specialty art and merchandise
- American Indian-oriented workshops and team-building seminars
- American Indian song and dance presentation options
- On-site catering
- Guided tours
- Research center with computers/internet and access to historical documents
- Extensive variety of audio-visual equipment
- Free Soaring Eagle Casino shuttle service
- Handicap Accessible
Ziibiwing Center is located to the south, across the Broadway Street from Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort entrance. 6650 E. Broadway, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
For 38 years the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe holds an annual Powwow each summer. Powwows are a celebration of American Indian culture. People from diverse indigenous nations gather for dancing, singing, and honoring the traditions of their ancestors.
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe Powwow is open for the public to attend and takes place at the tribal campground: 7529 E Tomah Rd, Mount Pleasant.
Ever since I can remember, well since 1996 to be exact, I have been enjoying all that Soaring Eagle has to offer! I have stayed at Soaring Eagle Resort more times than I can count. I’ve went to countless concerts at Soaring Eagle Casino and celebrated so many birthdays there.
Located on Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Reservation in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. There is entertainment for the whole family, as well as other properties to explore, including a Cultural Museum, Waterpark and Campground.
It’s quite interesting all the different cultural celebrations that take place each Summer in Michigan. How enriching to be able to experience and attend events celebrated all over the world, all right here in the Great Lakes State.