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Tribal dances are still an integral part of Chickasaw culture – celebrating the tribe’s musical and spiritual connection to the earth.

July 1, 2011 – Grass Dancer Skylar Nucosee

Chickasaw Nation News

Skylar Nucosee is a traditional dancer, and he's danced all over the United States in competitions and shows. In 2011, he became the World Champion Grass Dancer, a form of native dancing that he says just makes him feel happy. And that happiness translates to his audience: native grass dancing is a riot of movement and color, and it's a joy to watch.



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July 1, 2011 – Elder Independent Living Apartments

Chickasaw Nation News
The Chickasaw Nation has built a new facility to add to its services for Chickasaw elders.

July 1, 2011 – Environmental Camp

Chickasaw Nation News
At Environmental Camp, Chickasaw kids learn how the earth works and about their role in keeping her beautiful.

July 1, 2011 – Camp Survivor

Chickasaw Nation News
The motto is "Accept the Challenge" and the campers, aged nine to thirteen, do just that at Camp Survivor.