Wyandotte Nation Culture Days & Green Corn Feast

September 6-9, 2011

All activities will be held in the new Bearskin Wellness Center Gymnasium with the exception of Paul Barton's two sessions and the Tuesday and Wednesday night dinners. The two sessions pertaining to Traditional Songs and Dances along with the two dinners will be held in the Artie Nesvold building, also known as the Title VI building. The Green Corn Feast will be held adjacent to the Wyandotte Nation Pow-Wow grounds, located east of Wyandotte on U.S. Hwy. 160. Call 918.678.2297 ext. 244 for more information.


 

Charades Night presented by the Miami Public Library

September 8, 2011, at 5:30PM

At this teen program they will act out titles from songs, movies, television shows and books. Refreshments will be served. Call 918.541.2292 for more information.


 

Uncle Kracker LIVE at Buffalo Run Casino

September 9, 2011, at 8:00PM

Call 918.542.7140, ext. 2200 for more information.

 

Red Cross Blood Drive honoring the 10th Anniversary of 9/11

September 10, 2011

This event will take place at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2121 N. Elm Street. Please call 1-800-733-2767 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome.

 

Bridge Too Far Paintball hosted by D-Day Adventure Park

September 10-11, 2011

This annual event is being held at The Bunker, Wyandotte, OK. Call 918.666.3411 for more information.


 

Wyandotte Nation Pow-Wow

September 10-12, 2011

21st Annual Pow-Wow will be held at the Wyandotte Tribal Grounds in Wyandotte, OK. The event includes prize money in all categories. There will be dancing for all ages. Events will include a Stomp Dance, Special Grandparent Day Events, and lots of family fun. Call 918.678.2297 ext. 244 for more information.


 

"Catch the Crush" Harvest Party X at Summerside Vineyards, Winery & Meadery

September 10, 2011, at 9:00AM

Summerside Vineyards, Winery & Meadery in nearby Vinita, Oklahoma will host the 10th annual Harvest Party "Catch the Crush". The winery is located on Historic Route 66. Call 918.256.3000 for more information.


 

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M Football at Blinn (TX)

September 10, 2011, at 3:00PM

For more information call 918.542.8441. Listen to the game online at www.neoathletics.com


 

"The Music Man!" at the Coleman Theatre

September 15-18, 2011

Miami Little Theatre presents this very entertaining and popular musical. Nightly performances on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Sundays performance will be held at 2:00 p.m. Call 918.540.2425 for ticket information.


 

Annual Eastern Shawnee Pow-Wow

September 16-18, 2011

This event will take place at the Tribal grounds in Wyandotte, Ok. For more information call 918.666.2435.

 

Dierks Bentley LIVE at the Venue at Downstream Casino Resort

September 16, 2011, at 8:00PM

Tickets are on sale now! Call 918.919.6000 for more information.


 

Jackson Taylor at Club Kix inside Buffalo Run Casino

September 16, 2011, at 8:00PM

Call 918.542.7140 ext. 2200 for more information.


 

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M Homecoming Weekend

September 17, 2011

NEO hosts a variety of events during this special weekend. There will be a 5K Run with registration at 7 a.m. The Pancake Tailgate starts at 9 a.m. The Homecoming Parade begins at 11 a.m. The Alumni Banquet starts at 12 p.m. Kick off at 2 p.m.!! Call 918.542.8441 for more information.


 

Cisco(TX) at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M Football

September 17, 2011, at 2:00PM

For more information call, 918.542.8441.


 

Ottawa County Genealogy Society Monthly Meeting

September 19, 2011, at 5:30PM

This meeting will be held in the G.A.R. Cemetery Gazebo at 5:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend. Please call 918.541.2288 for more information.


 

"Booger Red" Marker Dedication Ceremony at G.A.R. Cemetery

September 20, 2011, at 2:00PM

Booger Red was a famous bronc rider, wild west show owner, and Cowboy Hall of Fame inductee. He was buried in G.A.R. Cemetery in an unmarked grave in 1924. Due to recent interest in Booger Red and his story, a marker was finally placed on his grave. This ceremony is being conducted to honor his memory and dedicate the recently placed marker.


 

Buffalo Run Casino Classic NGA Hooter's Pro Golf Tour Tournament

September 21-24, 2011

Professional golfers of the NGA Pro Golf Tour compete at Peoria Ridge Golf Course. The event provides an opportunity for spectators to watch up and coming golfers as they prepare to move on to Nationwide and PGA tours. Call 918.540.2535 ext. 15 for more information.


 

Computer Basics presented by the Miami Public Library

September 21, 2011, at 2:00PM

This class is for beginners with no computer experience. You will learn the basic parts of a computer, how to turn it on and off, how to use the mouse, how to open a program, and more. Call 918.541.2292 to sign up for the class.


 

G.A.R. Cemetery History Tour

September 22, 2011, from 5:30PM until 8:00PM

The public is invited to attend the first G.A.R. Cemetery History Tour. A walking tour brochure will be available that details the history of many individuals who are interred at the cemetery. Maps will be provided with the location of each grave. There will also be transportation available if a guided tour is preferred. Many members of the community will be present to tell the stories of the individuals whose lives are being highlighted. Since 1892, G.A.R. has served as the final resting place for many Ottawa County residents. This history tour is being conducted to honor and remember the contributions these individuals made to their community. For more information about this event, call 918.541.2288.


 

Oklahoma in the Dust Bowl Years presented by the Miami Public Library

September 22, 2011, at 6:30PM

Come discuss "The Worst Hard Time" by Timothy Egan, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who takes us on an emotional journey as he follows several families who homesteaded in or near the Dust Bowl areas. Call 918.541.2292 for more information.


 

The Lunabelles at Club Kix inside Buffalo Run Casino

September 23, 2011, at 8:00PM

Call 918.542.7140 ext. 2200 for more information.


 

Osborn Drugs 40th Anniversary Sale Event

September 24, 2011

The annual sidewalk sale will take place as part of their anniversary event. There will be bouncy house activities for kids and other events planned. For more information, call 918.542.4444.


 

Chapters 5th Anniversary Sale Event

September 24, 2011

The bookstore will celebrate their anniversary with a special event. They will have a sidewalk sale, kid's craft table activities, in-store special and festivities. For more information, call 918.540.0468.


 

Rt. 66 Cruise Night at Waylan's Ku-Ku Drive-In

September 24, 2011, at 6:00PM

Live music, door prizes, dash plaques, games, family fun and much more make this an exciting regional event. Join hundreds of car lovers the fourth Saturday of each month at the famous Waylan's Ku-Ku Drive-In on Historic Route 66. Contact the Rebel Car Club at 918.542.9693 for more information.


 

Family Reading Night hosted by the Miami Public Library

September 26, 2011, at 6:30PM

Chester Drawers will keep the kids in stitches with this fun music and story program for the whole family. Refreshments and door prizes! Books will be available for purchase. Call 918.541.2292 for more information.


 

NEO Wellness Department Health Fair

September 27, 2011, from 9:00AM until 3:00PM

This event will be held in the Student Activity Center on the campus of Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College. It is free to the public. For information about the event or booth space, contact the Wellness Department at 918.540.6098.


 

Microsoft Word 2007 class presented by the Miami Public Library

September 28, 2011, at 2:00PM

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word. You will learn how to create new documents, format your work using different fonts and colors, edit your work, and more. Call 918.541.2292 to sign up for this class.


 

Miami NOW (Native Oklahoma Weekend)

September 30-October 2nd, 2011

Miami NOW will be held at the Miami Fairgrounds located at 1129 E St SW. For more information about this event, contact the Miami Chamber at 918.542.4481.


 

Glen Templeton at Club Kix inside Buffalo Run Casino

September 30, 2011, at 8:00PM

Call 918.542.7140 ext. 2200 for more information.


 

3rd Annual Riverview Open at Miami Riverview Park

October 1, 2011

The Ottawa County Disc Golf Club will be hosting this event. It will be a sanctioned C-tier event on the Professional Disc Golf Association Tour. Call 918.533.5477 for more information.


 

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M Football at Kilgore (TX)

October 1, 2011, at 3:00PM

For more information call, 918.542.8441. Listen to the game online www.neoathletics.com


 

"The Bob Wills' Texas Playboys!" at the Coleman Theatre

October 1, 2011, at 7:30PM

Ticket prices are: Premium $25, Adult $22, seniors $19, Children $8. Call 918.540.2425 to reserve your tickets today.

 

 

For more information on events in the Miami area, please contact the Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau at 918.542.4435.  Event information can be emailed to adavis@miamiokla.net