Waynoka Rattlesnake Round-Up   - Apr 10, 2015 to Apr 12, 2015

Waynoka Rattlesnake Round-UpDowntown
Waynoka, OK 73860

Phone: 580-541-4169
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The annual Waynoka Rattlesnake Round-Up began in the 1940s when area ranchers attempted to rid the surrounding ranch land of rattlesnakes, which were a threat to their cattle. The ranchers banded together and began hunting Western Diamondback rattlesnakes during a yearly event. That event, which has become a local ritual, now draws thousands of participants and has expanded into a larger festival.

During the Waynoka Rattlesnake Hunt, the downtown square is blocked off to make way for vendor booths and carnival rides. Shop for one-of-a-kind items in the festival's flea market, or ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant

  • General Information: Free admission

  • Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Projected Attendance: 25,000

Events are held all day on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Located approx. 12 miles north of US-412 on 281.

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Misty Hufford




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From TravelOK.com Staff on 09/03/2014

Lesley, the most recent event date has passed. When we get the 2015 date for this event, it will be listed at the top of the page next to the event name. Please check back for updates. Best wishes and thank you for using TravelOK.com!


From Lesley jenkins on 09/02/2014

when is the round up


 
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