March 31 – May 19
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Spring Equinox: Native American art making in Oklahoma – Oklahoma City University School of Visual Arts

April 3
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2017 Oklahoma Creativity Ambassador’s Gala
– Inductees: Chief Gary Batton, Rick Bayless, Chris Harrison, Robert Hefner III, Harvey Pratt, Sam Presti, Blake Shelton, Annie Funke

May 5
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Red Earth Art Center Spring Fling – at Red Earth Art Center, 5:30 pm – 9pm

May 13
Denver, Colorado
Missing 411: The Movie – Missing 411 Movie Premier.

June 7 – 8
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
The Sovereignty Symposium 2017
– a forum in which ideas concerning common legal issues can be exchanged in a scholarly, non-adversarial environment, at the historic Skirvin Hilton Hotel. Panel participant.

June 9 – 11
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Red Earth Festival – Red Earth Art Market at the Cox Convention Center.

July 10
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Native America Calling
– Live call-in program linking public radio stations, the internet and listeners together in a thought-provoking national conversation about issues specific to Native communities. 12 noon, CST.

October 6 – 8
Denver, Colorado
Mile High Mystery Conference
– Guest Speaker.

October 20
Anadarko, Oklahoma
Delaware Nation Annual Bigfoot Storytelling Festival – Randlett Park, 5pm – 7pm
– Guest storyteller

Opening November 6th, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Oklahoma History Center – Welcome Home:  Oklahomans and the War in Vietnam
This exhibit will explore the impact of the war on Oklahoma families.

November 6 – 10
Seminole, Oklahoma
Seminole State College – Native American Symposium
– Keynote Speaker, November 6th, 11:05am – 11:50am

November 26
Cheyenne, Oklahoma
Washita Battlefield National Historic Site- Owa Chita Sunday:  Annual Commemoration
Recognition of the 149th Anniversary of the Battle of Washita, 1pm to 4pm
– Keynote Speaker, 2pm

December 9th – 10th
Norman, Oklahoma
23rd Annual Calendar Signing & Holiday Show
Tribes 131 Fine Art & Gift Gallery
Saturday 11am to 6pm, Sunday Noon to 5pm
Featured artists:  Harvey Pratt, Austin Real Rider, Dylan Cavin, Norma Howard, Richard Ray Whitman, David Kaskaske, among others.