3rd Annual John Taylor Memorial

Printable flyer for the 3rd Annual competition

John Taylor and Circle of Youth volunteer Alicia Robinson
John Taylor and Circle of Youth volunteer Alicia Robinson

Our 3rd Annual John Taylor Memorial Tiny Tot Competition is sponsored by the Renegade Nation Color Guard.

Many people in the Dallas Ft. Worth American Indian community knew John Taylor. For those of you that didn’t know John, there were 2 things he loved, the Tiny Tot dancers and Hostess Ding Dongs. John enjoyed
giving out Hostess Ding Dongs at the Pow Wows to all the kids.

Here are the Youth & Tiny Tot Rules -in order to be eligible for the 1st or 2nd place prize.

Each child age 10 and under must be registered at the Entertainment Booth (Santa Fe Days Stage)  with Jessica Johnson starting at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, March 17.

Each child must participate in the opening ceremonies. Line-up is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 17. (Location for line-up will be on east side of the dance arena).
The Youth & Tiny Tot Contest is for Children age 10 years old and under. Children not yet born cannot compete, sorry moms no painted bellies.

Each child must participate in the Tiny Tot Dance Competition at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 17.

Each Tiny Tot must be dressed in their tribal clothing to claim their prize at the Awards Ceremony 2:45 p.m. Saturday, March 17.

There will be 1 (ONE) Youth & Tiny Tot First Place Winner: award is $50 cash and a $50 Toys R Us gift card.

There will be 1 (ONE) Youth &Tiny Tot Second Place Winner: award is $25 Toys R Us gift card.

Only children in full regalia/tribal dress are eligible for the 1st and 2nd place awards however, any child can compete and will receive gift bags if they enroll at the Entertainment booth(Santa Fe Days Stage) Saturday morning and attend all the required activities.

 

The Renegade Nation Native American Color Guard is the only all Combat Native Color Guard in the State of Texas. Despite members having several Bronze stars and Silver stars to their name, they know how to be silly and have fun.