Return to Foretop’s Father Event This Weekend
Written by Andrew-Rossi on June 3, 2019
An annual event that celebrates the relationship between Native Americans and the geological feature we call Heart Mountain will take place this weekend. Tony DeMars tells us about how we can learn more about the cultural history of the prominent peak.
The 9th Annual Return to Foretop’s Father is coming up June 7th and 8th. Friday, June 7th includes Dinner and a seminar on the food and the spiritual relationship to the mountain. Sat. June 8th plans include a Pipe Ceremony at the Trapper Cabin with drummer and dancers, and invited speakers Plus, a special feature this year include a Reception then premier of the short film “Return to Foretop’s Father” at the Heart Mountain Interpretive Center.
Event organizer Mary Keller says the event has an important historical significance. All events are free and open to the public, Keller encourages the public to attend.
The event will take place in the Heart Mountain area, halfway between Cody and Powell. Go to the Foretop’s Father Facebook page for Chili Dinner tickets and schedule information.