Pow Wows begin with a Grand Entry with a color guard leading the way into the arena. All participants of the Pow Wow then follow into the arena,
The United States Flag is always present despite the horrible treatment Native Americans have received from this country. The U.S. flag has multiple meanings. It is used to remember all the Native Americans who fought against this country as well as being a symbol of the country all Native Americans belong to now. It also reminds people of all the Native Americans who have fought for this country.