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Men dance during the Grand Entry ceremony at (Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Men dance during the Grand Entry ceremony at the Shinnecock powwow in Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

2012 Shinnecock Powwow

Crowds showed up to watch dancers from dozens of Native American tribes, many in colorful regalia, at the Shinnecock Indian Nation's annual powwow over the Labor Day weekend on the tribe's reservation near Southampton.

Dancers from dozens of American Indian tribes, many
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Dancers from dozens of American Indian tribes, many in colorful regalia, compete at the Shinnecock Indian Nation's annual powwow over the Labor Day weekend on the tribe's reservation near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Men dance during the Grand Entry ceremony at
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Men dance during the Grand Entry ceremony at the Shinnecock powwow in Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Dancers from dozens of American Indian tribes perform
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Dancers from dozens of American Indian tribes perform at the Shinnecock Indian Nation's annual powwow over the Labor Day weekend on the tribe's reservation near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

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American Indian dancers performed at the Shinnecock Indian
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

American Indian dancers performed at the Shinnecock Indian Nation's annual powwow near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

American Indian dancers perform at the Shinnecock Indian
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

American Indian dancers perform at the Shinnecock Indian Nation's annual powwow near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Dancers performed from dozens of Native American tribes,
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Dancers performed from dozens of Native American tribes, many in colorful regalia, at the Shinnecock Indian Nation's annual powwow over the Labor Day weekend on the tribe's reservation near Southampton. (Sep. 1, 2012)

Boys dance past the audience during the Grand
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Boys dance past the audience during the Grand Entry ceremony at the Shinnecock powwow in Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Keith Phillips of the Shinnecock tribe awaits the
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Keith Phillips of the Shinnecock tribe awaits the start of the Grand Entry during the Shinnecock powwow near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

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Tristan Fleming, 4, of the Shinnecock tribe, waits
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Tristan Fleming, 4, of the Shinnecock tribe, waits for the start of the Grand Entry at the Shinnecock powwow near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Amiya Jones, 5, left, waits with other girls
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Amiya Jones, 5, left, waits with other girls for the start of the Grand Entry during a powwow at the Shinnecock reservation near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Gordo Salinas and his brother Gutch of the
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Gordo Salinas and his brother Gutch of the Tlacopan Aztec Dancers from Mexico City, perform a traditional dance during the opening ceremony of the Shinnecock powwow near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Josephine Tarrant of the Kuna Rappahanock tribe performs
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Josephine Tarrant of the Kuna Rappahanock tribe performs a hoop dance during the opening of the Shinnecock powwow near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Gordo Salinas of the Tlacopan Aztec Dancers from
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Gordo Salinas of the Tlacopan Aztec Dancers from Mexico City performs a traditional dance during the opening ceremony of the Shinnecock powwow near Southampton. (Sept. 1, 2012)

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