Waynoka Rattlesnake Round-Up

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Waynoka Rattlesnake Round-UpDowntown
Waynoka, OK 73860

Phone: 580-541-4169

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 put ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant

  • General Information: Free admission

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

  • Projected Attendance: 25,000

Event is held all day.

Approx 12 miles north of US-412 on 281.

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Misty Hufford

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From TravelOK.com Staff on 04/18/2014

For vendor or band information, please use the email address, website or phone number listed at the top of this page to reach the event coordinator. Have a great day and thank you for using TravelOK.com!

From Ty Coon on 04/17/2014

Hello. I have a great country band that is looking to play the festival next weekend. The gig we had fell through. Let me know if there are any openings. You can check us out at reverbnation.com/themillsband

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