The Annual Veterans Powwow in Fort Hunter starts on Friday at the Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site on Schoharie St. The gates open at 10:00 a.m. and at noon the grand entry will take place which honors veterans, Gold Star Mothers and Fathers, police, firefighters and first responders. Donations at gate will be $5 for adults. $3 for seniors and free for kids under 6, vets with proper ID, the handicapped and nursing home residents. The event runs through Sunday.