Representatives from the Eastern Band of the Cherokees will join “Taste of Scotland “ this weekend. Current chief Michell Hicks and retired chief Robert Youngdeer will be honored guests along with dancer Eddie Swimmer.
Swimmer will perform authentic Indian dances, including the Hoop Dance, at the Gazebo. During the Indian Symposium, he will talk about the relationship between the Scots and the Cherokee. Chief Youngdeer will speak on his memoirs entitled “A Marine, Chief and Proud American.”