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Fun for families for the Fourth at Har-Ber Village Museum

Har-Ber Village Museum presents its annual two-hour Independence Day (Fun for Families) Celebration on a different date this year—Monday, July 3, from 10 a.m. to noon. This fun family event features lawn games, ice cream, a recital of the Plege of Allegiance and a performance of the Star Spang … read more »

POSTOAK Lodge and Retreat Celebrating Grand Opening of Willow Café

POSTOAK Lodge & Retreat is opening the Willow Café this weekend with a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Friday, June 23. According to Trisha Kerkstra, general manager of POSTOAK, “Guests will now be able to enjoy made-to-order pizzas, and panini’s, salads, ice cream, bevera … read more »

The Pioneer Woman Mercantile Announces July 4 “Patriotic Party on the Prairie”

Come with family. Come with friends. Come to Pawhuska, Oklahoma on July 4 to celebrate Independence Day! The Pioneer Woman Mercantile, in partnership with Pawhuska Chamber, City of Pawhuska, and local businesses, will host a day-long street festival with vendors, music, street food, a … read more »

Get creative and crafty this summer at Har-Ber Village Museum

Like art and making things with your hands? Har-Ber Village Museum offers several ways to explore your creativity this summer! Learn to make jewelry and weave in a workshop, participate in an art camp or explore a variety of art with hands-on experiences during Art on the Lake (Family Fun) Day.&nb … read more »

Broken Arrow Military History Center presents Military Trivia Night

Trivia buffs who think they know World War II, the Civil War and other areas of American military history are encouraged to register teams for the upcoming Military Trivia Night.   The event, with all proceeds benefiting the nonprofit Military History Center, is set for July 15th at the Broke … read more »

Oklahoma Eight-Man All-Star Football Game returns to Miami, Oklahoma

The City of Miami and the Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) in partnership with Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College and the Oklahoma Eight Man Football Coaches Association (OEMFCA) will host the 2017 Oklahoma 8-Man All-Star Football Week in Miami. The game was brought from Alva to Miami … read more »

Burchfield Brothers share inspirational music during OKM festival

OK Mozart Music Festival presents the unique sound and style of the Burchfield Brothers in concert at 7:30 p.m. June 13 at First Baptist Church, 405 S. Cherokee, in Bartlesville. Their concerts are a combination of music, storytelling and comedy as each plays off the other in a way that&rsquo … read more »

Flag Day Ceremony Saturday, June 10 at Broken Arrow's Military History Center

The Military History Center in downtown Broken Arrow will have a special Flag Day Ceremony on June 10 to honor our American Flag and all it represents. Our special guest speaker will be Marine veteran Representative Kevin McDugle of Oklahoma’s 12th District. Guest soloist Ella P … read more »

Woolaroc Outdoor Concert promises Disney fun

The Woolaroc Outdoor Concert is always one of the best attended concerts during the OK Mozart Festival, which kicks off June 8-16 in Bartlesville. The family-friendly event, planned at 8 p.m. June 16, features the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra performing a selection of Disney movie themes. Enjoy s … read more »

City of Grove, Oklahoma, Sponsoring “Vintage by the Creek” Outdoor Market

Summertime in Oklahoma means plenty of outdoor fun with festivals, fairs, outdoor concerts, car shows, flea markets, fishing, camping and more. One of the state’s favorite locations for outdoor fun is Grove.           This summer is no different as … read more »

Lake Eufaula's Golden Eagle Poker Run set for Sat., June 10

Gather up your friends for the “FUNest” event on Lake Eufaula, the Golden Eagle Poker Run, Sat., June 10 in Eufaula Cove. Lake Eufaula Association will host the annual fund raising event with over $40,000 in cash prizes based on 500 entries on the deck of Captain John’s Restaurant … read more »

The Price Tower opens Frank Lloyd Wright Journey to the Prairie exhibit, bringing a new experience to the art of storytelling in the gallery.

The exhibit immerses guests into the life and career of Frank Lloyd Wright from his youth to the realization of his first and only skyscraper, the Price Tower. Featuring interactive stations such as a leaded “glass” lit table, a lincoln log room, and a recreation of the Ta … read more »

8th Annual Hastings Shade Memorial Storytelling at Har-Ber Village Museum

A group of Cherokee storytellers will gather for the 8th Annual Hastings Shade Memorial Storytelling on Saturday, June 3, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Event Tent at Har-Ber Village Museum in Grove, Okla.  Featured storytellers will include the Turtle Island Liars Club (Sammy Still, Woody Hansen, Seq … read more »

It’s a Short Trail to Old Settlers Day!

The excitement in Checotah is building as Old Settler's Day draws nearer and plans are coming together. Old Settler's Day, historically set for the 2nd Saturday in June, has been a tradition in Checotah for 51 years. It will be a fun-filled day with the alluring smells, sights, and sounds … read more »

The Papilion Butterfly House Opens 2017 Season on May 13

The Papilion in Honor Heights Park, a seasonal teaching garden and open-air butterfly house, opens the 2017 butterfly garden season on Saturday, May 13th, according to Katherine Coburn, manager.           “In its 5th season, the Papilion is open da … read more »

Tickets on sale Monday for the PBR’s June 17 return to Vinita, OK with the 2nd Annual Hometown Dodge Challenger

Get ready, Oklahoma!  The 2nd Annual Professional Bull Riders’ Hometown Dodge Challenger, will buck into Vinita, Oklahoma this summer with all of the edge of your seat excitement that fans have been clamoring for since last year’s event, and then some. Featuring more action, more th … read more »

Kids’ Fishing Rodeo at Three Forks Harbor

Summer is almost here and that means it’s time for the Kids’ Fishing Rodeo at Three Forks Harbor! In 2007, the Port of Muskogee created an event to encourage kids, parents and grandparents to get outside and explore the beautiful Arkansas River and Three Forks Harbor. Thanks to th … read more »

Civil War days at Har-Ber Village Museum

Har-Ber Village, a pioneer era museum, presents its 6th annual Civil War Days at Har-Ber Village Museum on Saturday and Sunday, May 20 and 21, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Gain a better understanding of Civil War history, hear the perspectives of a variety of re-enactors, and learn facts about history t … read more »

OK Mozart Features Varied Showcase Events During Festival

From music to history to cultural events, there is something for everyone in the lineup of Showcase events featured during the OK Mozart Music Festival, slated June 8-16 in Bartlesville. Showcases are held between main stage events, and musically they range from Gershwin to gospel, and from folk … read more »

OK Mozart Festival 2017 features 2 world premieres, new genres

The OK Mozart Music Festival has delivered on its promise of a revitalized 2017 festival with a knockout lineup of classical performers as well as the addition of new music genres. “This season is filled with excitement and a little something for everyone,” said Mary Lynn Mihm-How … read more »

OKLAHOMA’S ONLY SUBMARINE IS HONORING ALL LOST SUBMARINES ON MAY 13TH

The Muskogee War Memorial Park: Home of the USS Batfish, Oklahoma’s only submarine, is hosting the Tolling of the Boats. The Tolling of the Boats is a ceremony dedicated to 65 lost United States submarines. The Tulsa & Oklahoma City chapters of the United States Submarine Veterans Incor … read more »

Dance Maker Performing Arts Academy to hold May 13 Performances

Dance Maker Performing Arts Academy will hold May 13 performances at the Constantine Theater on Main Street in Pawhuska at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. The Osage Casinos is sponsoring these performances, which has enabled the academy to offer its tickets at a reduced rate of $2. Tickets will be available at th … read more »

OK Mozart Offers Delightful Children’s Activities Monday through Friday

You don’t have to be an adult to enjoy all the OK Mozart Music Festival offers. For starters, children can do everything from enjoying tea time and listening to a storyteller to participating in a painting party.             Locations of … read more »

May Day Celebration on Tap at Murrell Home

The George M. Murrell Home Historic Site will host its annual May Day Celebration on Saturday, May 6, 2017. A celebration of the beginning of the growing season on the nineteenth-century plantation, the event will feature entertainment and living history demonstrations. Activities will begin at  … read more »

Murrell Home to Host Living History Education Day for Schools

 The George M. Murrell Home Historic Site, located just south of Tahlequah, will host its seventh annual Living History Education Day on Friday, May 5, 2017. Public, private and home school students, grades K–12, are invited to attend the program. Living history interpreters wil … read more »

Bixby Celebrates Re-Opening of Charley Young Event Park April 29

Just in time for spring-time fun in the park, on April 29 Bixby is celebrating the re-opening of Charley Young Event Park. The renovated park was dedicated to Charley Young in 1972, a leader in the park renovation prior to his death, according to Bixby Metro Chamber officials.    &nb … read more »

MIAMI’S FIRST MURAL EXPO TO DEBUT AT MURAL FEST 66

The Miami Arts & Humanities Council, 66 Cultural District and the City of Miami will host their inaugural Mural Fest 66, which will debut five new murals painted by Oklahoma City artists and a local artist at the 500 block of East Central on Saturday, April 29, 2017, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. The fes … read more »

Tickets are on sale for Rodeo Miami 2017

The 2017 Rodeo Miami event, hosted by Vance Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, will take place on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6 at the Miami Fairgrounds. This event has been recognized by the American Cowboy Rodeo Association (ACRA) as the Rodeo of the Year for the past seven consecutive years (2010-2016) … read more »

OK Mozart Festival 2017 features 2 world premieres, new genres

The OK Mozart Music Festival has delivered on its promise of a revitalized 2017 festival with a knockout lineup of classical performers as well as the addition of new music genres. “This season is filled with excitement and a little something for everyone,” said Mary Lynn Mihm-How … read more »

POSTOAK First Sundays – Back by Popular Demand

POSTOAK Lodge and Retreat in Tulsa again is offering day passes on the first Sundays in May, June, July, and August.  “After such a positive response from the community after the 2016 program, we really thought we should continue to offer this benefit to the community,” according to … read more »

Murrell Home to Host Mother-Daughter Hat Workshop

The Murrell Home is holding a mother-daughter hat decorating workshop in honor of Mother’s Day on Saturday, May 13, from 9–11 a.m. Participants will learn a bit about hats from the 19th century while decorating their own. The workshop is $45 per person and includes a woven palm hat, the … read more »

'Mockingbird' Directors Offer 'Weekend Comedy' at Miami's Coleman Theatre

Miami Little Theatre directors, Phillip Shamblin and Aaron Smith, began working on their next production, 'Weekend Comedy,' the day after 'To Kill A Mockingbird' was cleared from the Coleman stage. Now, nine weeks later, 'Weekend Comedy' is cast, rehearsed, and premiers Thurs … read more »

Tulsa Zoo Hosts 27th Annual WALTZ on the Wild Side

Tulsa Zoo supporters can prowl the park after dark while enjoying local cuisine, adult beverages and live music during WALTZ on the Wild Side. The zoo’s premier annual fundraiser is 7 p.m. to midnight on Friday, June 16.   WALTZ toward a Whole New Zoo among tigers, snow leopards and kom … read more »

Simply Three Returns to Bartlesville on May 12

The popular Simply Three trio returns to town at 7:30 p.m. May 12 at the Bartlesville Community Center. Hosted by OK Mozart a month ahead of its annual festival, Simply Three is welcomed back after wowing last year’s crowds.           &n … read more »

SAND SPRINGS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CHILLIN N GRILLIN BBQ FESTIVAL WILL BE APRIL 7-8, 2017 AT THE POGUE AIRPORT (101 JOHN HESS DR SAND SPRINGS)

The Sand Springs Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that CHILLIN N GRILLIN BBQ FESTIVAL is April 7-8, 2017 at the POGUE AIRPORT (101 John Hess Dr. Sand Springs). Location has changed. The expanded space at the airport means new features and more excitement. Quote from Ms. Elizabeth … read more »

Two Rivers, Three Peoples, One Land…come enjoy Eufaula’s culture at Heritage Days!

Eufaula Heritage Days festival will honor our local heritage, on April 22, 2017, from 9 am – 5 pm.  at Eufaula’s Posey Park with many fun activities. Activities include: ·         A Horse shoe Tournament with prizes. Sponsored by the E … read more »

Third Saturday Living History Programs on Tap at Murrell Home

The George M. Murrell Home Historic Site in Park Hill is pleased to invite the public to experience living history through its monthly Third Saturday Living History program. The 1845 Cherokee plantation home hosts different historical demonstrations or activities every third Saturday of the month fr … read more »

Woolaroc to Host Southwestern Regional Rendezvous

Woolaroc Museum and Wildlife Preserve is the host site for the 33rd Annual Southwestern Rendezvous from March 18-25, 2017.   Wes Butcher from Woolaroc stated “this will be a lot like our annual Spring and Fall Encampment that we host at the Mountain Man Camp each year but on a much b … read more »

Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve to Host Exhibit and Sale

Woolaroc Museum and Wildlife Preserve announced today that they will be hosting “The Best of the Best 2017” Retrospective Exhibit and Sale from October 7, 2017, through December 31, 2017.   According to Show Director Dean Zervas and Museum Director Shiloh Thurman, the upcomi … read more »

POSTOAK Lodge & Retreat Canopy Tour Zip Line Season Opens March 4, 2017

Spring break is a time for fun and adventure, and POSTOAK Lodge & Retreat offers just that at its Canopy Tour Zip Line, opening March 4th. Zipping is open Saturdays and Sundays from now until November, plus Thursday and Friday, March 16 and 17, especially for spring break, according to Trisha Ke … read more »

AMERICAN PLAINS ARTISTS “SMALL WORKS” SIGNATURE SHOW TO BE IN PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA

The American Plains Artists (APA) Signature Member Show will be hosted by Preserving Arts in the Osage at the Ole' #1 Firehouse Art Center in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, March 24-May 7, 2017.  The show will open with a “By Invitation Only” Meet & Greet and Opening Rec … read more »

POSTOAK Lodge & Retreat Offering Spring Break Room Specials and a Paint and Pour Event

Spring Break doesn’t have to mean a long and expensive road or plane trip for those seeking fun and adventure. POSTOAK Lodge & Retreat offers some fun and excitement closer to home with spring break specials from March 11-18 that won’t drain your bank account.    &nbs … read more »

Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day Thursday March 16th

We will honor our Vietnam Veterans on Thursday March 16th .  This is a special program presented by the melodious singing of Ken Collins and Dennis Hoch, projection show of The Wall, the Rolling Thunder doing a brief  ceremony of the MIA  and Captain John Adair, Guest Speaker. &n … read more »

City of Miami announces new event in conjunction with Rodeo Miami 2017

With the success of Rodeo Miami and the increase in attendance to the event, the City of Miami is launching a new show in conjunction with the annual regional rodeo.  The 1st annual Green Country Boutique and Crafts Show will take place in the Expo Hall&nbs … read more »

‘America’s Favorite Cowboys’ Coming To The Coleman Theatre

“America’s Favorite Cowboys” are returning to the Coleman Theatre stage in March the only way they know how … “The Cowboy Way!”   Riders In The Sky, who stand “hats and shoulders” above the rest of the purveyors of “comedy … read more »