Pacific Northwest tour (April 23—May 24, 2021)



The House of Tears Carvers will host a regional tour this Spring to pay respects and offer an opportunity for Northwest tribal and non-tribal communities to visit and pray with the pole. All locations can be found on our Google map and event details and live-streams are posted on the Totem Pole Journey Facebook page.

These events are open to the public. Please RSVP and take note of COVID event protocols.*


Red Road Pacific Northwest Tour


Friday, April 23

10am: Lummi Tribal Center

12pm: Lummi Medical Center

1:30pm: Lummi Commod Squad

2:00pm, Little Bear Creek


Saturday, April 24

10am-2pm: Port Townsend WA - Pope Marine Park

4:30-6:30pm: Coupeville, WA - Marina Boat Launch


Wednesday, April 28

1:00pm: Lummi Stommish Grounds

Thursday, April 29

10am - 2pm: Pacific Lutheran University


Saturday, May 1

1 - 3pm: Xwe’chi’eXen Cherry Point


Wednesday, May 5

1 - 4PM: Ferndale, WA


Thursday, May 6

1 - 4pm: Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church Arlington WA


Saturday, May 8

11am - 1:30pm: Lummi Island @ Village Point

3 - 6pm: Birch Bay


Monday, May 10

San Juan Island WA - Mitchell Bay

Orcas Island, Madrona Point


Tuesday, May 11

4:30pm: Lopez Island


Wednesday, May 12

9:30 - 11:30am: Nooksack Tribe


Thursday, May 13

9am - 12pm: Yakama Nation

The Village at Celilo Falls


Friday, May 14

9am: Chemawa Indian School Cemetery

1 - 6pm: Cathedral Park, Portland, OR


Saturday, May 15

Chehalis River *

3 - 7pm: Olympia


Sunday, May 16

11am - 2pm: Stillaguamish | Stronger Together Event


Monday, May 17

10am: Swinomish Tribal Community

2 - 6pm: Tulalip Tribes, Hibulb Museum


Tuesday, May 18

11am - 1:30pm: Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe


Wednesday, May 19

10am - 12pm: Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe


Thursday, May 20

9am - 11:30am: Skokomish

1 - 2pm: Squaxin Island

3 - 5pm: Nisqually Nation


Friday, May 21

9am - 1pm: Muckleshoot Tribe


Saturday, May 22

11am - 3pm: Seattle, WA


Monday, May 24

1 - 6pm: Bellingham WA (Port of Bellingham Waterfront)


Tuesday, May 25

2-4pm –Port Angeles, WA


*COVID-19 safety and logistical note:

Please be advised: This is a tour guided by Spirit, mindful of the pandemic. All Totem Pole Journey dates and times are subject to change, based on local health restrictions and potential unforeseen circumstances. Please check the web link for each event for the latest information before attending. The House of Tears Carvers are committed to public safety – all events are outdoors, masks and social distancing are required, and sanitizer will be available. Consider your own health and safety as well as those around you if you choose to attend, and vaccination is recommended.