Cherokee National Holiday

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Tahlequah, OK 74465

Phone: 918-453-5544  918-453-1689
Fax: 918-458-4295
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The Cherokee National Holiday in Tahlequah celebrates the signing of the Cherokee Nation Constitution in 1839.  This annual event is a celebration of Cherokee heritage and cultural awareness.  The Cherokee National Holiday attracts visitors from across the United States as well as from around the world.  The three-day holiday is full of activities for all ages, from traditional Native American games like cornstalk and blowgun shooting, marbles and stickball to tournaments in sports like basketball and softball. 

Many other events will take place during the Cherokee ...

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  • General Information: Free admission

  • Projected Attendance: 100,000

Events held downtown and at the Cherokee Tribal Grounds and Tribal Complex on Hwy 62.

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Colleen Daugherty




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