Rural Heritage Festival

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Rural Heritage FestivalCherokee Strip Museum
2617 W Fir Ave
Perry, OK 73077

Phone: 580-336-2405
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The annual Rural Heritage Festival, held in conjunction with Perry's Spring Fest, celebrates Perry's heritage by stepping back into the early days of Oklahoma. Re-enactors will demonstrate lost arts such as rope-making, blacksmithing, soap making, spinning, tatting and basket weaving. Other festivities include school children wrapping a brightly colored maypole and sampling a day in school at the museum's 1910 one-room schoolhouse. After enjoying a wide array of living history activities at the Rural Heritage Festival, head into downtown Perry for a classic car and motorcycle show, food vendors, ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant

  • General Information: Free admission

  • Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-35, US-412

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Saturday

10:00 am

3:00 pm

Maypole wrapping: 11am-12pm
Cake walks: 10:30am-1pm
Rose Hill School session: 11:15am
Great Plains Ducimer Alliance will play from 1-3pm
Other re-enactors will be available throughout the day.

From I-35, take Exit 186 and go east 1/4 mile. Museum is located on the north side of Hwy 64 (Fir St).

Primary Contact:

Peggy Haxton




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