2nd & Kansas
Cherokee, OK 73728
Phone: 580-701-4704 580-596-6111
Come to the Turnip Festival in downtown Cherokee to enjoy a craft show, games, live music, food and plenty of fun activities for all. The annual Turnip Festival began as a celebration of the autumn turnip planting, when the citizens of Cherokee would plant turnip bulbs alongside fall's wheat crop. A tradition dating back to the days of pioneers, when the local turnip crop became an important staple during the cold winter months, the Turnip Festival celebrates the bounty of turnips with a wide variety of turnip activities. Make your way to this all-American town to decorate ...
General Information: Free admission
From I-35, exit onto Hwy 11. Travel west 60 miles to Hwy 64. Turn south 3 miles to Cherokee.