South-central Oklahoma is a lake lover’s paradise, featuring many of the state’s most popular water attractions nestled among rolling blackjack prairie and ancient mountains that make this region a sight to behold. You’ve seen our profile of Lake Murray in our overview of the state’s top lakes, but check out some of these other major areas and start planning your next lakeside adventure in Chickasaw Country.Learn More
Choctaw Casino Resort - Durant
The Choctaw Casino Resort boasts one of the most comprehensive gaming and entertainment destinations in the region. Enjoy 3,500 electronic games or try your hand at one of the 48 blackjack tables or 32 poker tables in this 300,000 square foot casino. Take it slow with the five cent gaming machines, or try to break the bank on a $25 machine.
Grab a quick refreshment or savor a full meal at one of the 10 dining venues including Butterfield's Buffet and a high-end steakhouse. The Choctaw Casino Resort Hotel offers 330 hotel rooms, spa services and the Oasis Water Park with slides, Jacuzzis, flowing streams and cabanas. On summer evenings, dive-in movies are shown on an inflatable screen in the Oasis Water Park.
The Center Stage area presents free live entertainment and Native American dance demonstrations while the Choctaw Event Center hosts world-class concerts and huge events.