Chuck Wagon Gathering & Children's Cowboy Festival

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Chuck Wagon Gathering & Children's Cowboy Festival
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
Oklahoma City
,
OK
73111
Phone: 405-478-2250

Enjoy authentic family entertainment at its finest during the annual Chuck Wagon Gathering & Children's Cowboy Festival, held at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City. Come to this much-loved festival for amazing stage entertainment from a hilarious Old West show to the sounds of acclaimed Western singers and musicians. Featured on the Food Network's "Top Five: Summer Sensations" program, the Chuck Wagon Gathering & Children's Cowboy Festival is known for its mouthwatering food. Authentic chuck wagon crews will be on-hand to prepare delicious cowboy favorites for folks to sample including biscuits and stew, beans and cobbler.

Activities at the annual Chuck Wagon Gathering & Children's Cowboy Festival include stagecoach and covered wagon rides, weaving and rope making. Bring the kids for pony rides, bandanna designing, paper fan decorating, coloring and leather crafting. Whether taking a photo with a Longhorn steer or enjoying a cowboy yarn in the popular storyteller's tent, this festival is a guaranteed hit for Memorial Day weekend. 

Visitors can also find their way up the hill to enjoy the sprawling museum complex or watch their children take part in the hands-on activities in the children’s building. The museum's indoor Children's Cowboy Corral offers plenty of entertainment that includes mounting real saddles, dressing up in cowboy gear and pretending to cook in a real chuck wagon camp.  Chuck wagon activities, tastings and museum admission, excluding concessions, are included in the price of admission.

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Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-35, I-44, Route 66
Projected Attendance: 7,000
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Located on 63rd St approx. 1/2 mile west of N Martin Luther King Ave.

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