Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting & Festival
Sep 29, 2017 to Oct 07, 2017
411 W 9th St
Chickasaw heritage, customs and unconquerable spirit will come to life as people from across the globe gather for the Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting & Festival. Activities and events celebrating Chickasaw heritage, history and customs will be featured at different venues throughout the Chickasaw nation, including the cities of Tishomingo, Ada, the Chickasaw Cultural Center in Sulphur, Emet and Kullihoma.
Numerous traditional events such as the Chickasaw Princess pageant, Cultural Evening, festival parade, traditional meal and children's activities are planned for the week-long celebration. Participate in the 5K run, browse through vendors selling handmade goods, take the kids to the petting zoo and giant inflatables and see traditional dancing. There will also be a fry bread making class, a Chickasaw history challenge bowl, stickball and fishing tournaments, living history vignettes, a movie night and much more.