Native basketry festival at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum this weekend

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is holding a Native basketry and native foods festival this weekend, Saturday, Dec. 7 and Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, from 9am to 4pm both days.

The festival will feature basket weavers from across the U.S. for the world’s largest basketry market. Meet weavers and learn how basketry weaves together Native communities.

Witness and taste traditional and innovative preparations of Native foods by top chefs and traditional Native cooks. Taste foods that have sustained Native peoples for generations. Enjoy the rich cultural traditions of Native communities.

For more information go to: http://desertmuseum.org/visit/basketry.php

For a detailed schedule of events go to: http://desertmuseum.org/visit/basketry_schedule.php

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