Okeene Rattlesnake Round-Up

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Okeene Rattlesnake Round-Up
Old Okeene Football Field
Phone: 580-822-3101

Come out for one of the oldest rattlesnake hunts in the world. The annual Okeene Rattlesnake Round-Up includes entertainment for all ages. Visit the festival's Den of Death to see snake handlers put on a show with live rattlesnakes for crowds of festival-goers, or leave the snake pit and enjoy high-flying rides and fun midway games in the event's annual carnival. An Okeene tradition for 80 years, the Okeene Rattlesnake Round-Up is one of the state's original snake hunts, entertaining generations with vendors, live musical entertainment and more.

The festivities begin on Thursday with a sneak peek of the carnival rides. Head to the event to get an extra dose of thrills before the festival officially begins. Friday, snake hunt registration begins. Participants must be registered to hunt, buy or sell snakes. The butcher shop opens on Friday, so make your way over to purchase fresh snake meat. Other events at the Okeene Rattlesnake Round-Up include the popular Den of Death Show, a horseshoe tournament, poker run and pancake breakfast.

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Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant
General Information: Free admission
Projected Attendance: 10,000
Sunday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Parade is located at the city park. Most other events take place at football field on the east side of town along Hwy 51.