On Saturday and Sunday, February 8th & 9th 2020, top American Indian and Canadian First Nations hoop dancers will compete at the Heard Museum for the prestigious World Champion title and cash prizes. At the two-day competition, men and women compete on an equal field.

Hoop Dance Highlights
– The World Championship Hoop Dance
– Over 80 competitors in five age groups from the U.S. and Canada
– 2020 is the 30th Annual World Championship
– Hoop Dance is a two day championship with roots as an Indigenous healing ceremony
– Competitors may use dozens of hoops in this unique dance


Heard Museum




2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA