ENID, OK -- Start a new family tradition this holiday season - Humphrey Heritage Village will be immersed in holiday cheer when Christmas comes to life at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid, OK. Experience Christmas in the Cherokee Outlet as it was over 100 years ago with sights, smells and sounds of the holiday season. Visitors will enjoy holiday food and musical entertainment in the Village Church and tours of the Glidewell home decorated in holiday splendor. Children of all ages can write their letters to Santa at the U.S. Post Office. The Schoolmarm at Turkey Creek School will teach visitors how to make a holiday craft or an ornament. Santa will be waiting to take a photo with you or hear your Christmas wishes.  Guests will also have a chance to find that perfect holiday gift at the museum shop.


Christmas in the Village will kick-off on Sunday, December 4, 2011 from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and conclude with the lighting of the Christmas tree on the Green. 


The Music Schedule for December 4th is:


In the Village Church:


Mixed Company Singers


Melody Girls


Chisholm Elementary School Choir


Those Guys - instrumental


McKinley Elementary School 2nd Grade Choir


Anne Ott &George Davis – Violine/Guitar

5 p.m.

David Jeter, Scott Trujillo & Joel Toews


Carolers on the Green (weather permitting):


First Presbyterian Church Choir

2:30 to

Mixed Company





The Heritage Center will also offer an array of special holiday activities from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 10 and December 17. 


Tickets are $3 for adults/Children 12 and under free


2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, December 4, 2011 


1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, December 10 & 17, 2011 

-          Carolers on the grounds

-          Concerts in the Church with Cookies and Cider

-          Make a Holiday Ornament in the School

-          Visit with Santa

-          Tour the Glidewell Home

-          Write a letter to Santa in the Land Offfice (Post Office)

-          Museum Store shopping with Holiday Items 

-          Lighting of the Tree in the Green


Weekdays in December - Tour groups of 20 or more are invited to tour the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center and attend Christmas in the Village. Special tour packages include a Christmas musical program while enjoying lunch or dessert in the Village Church. Call for reservations and ticket information at 580-237-1907 x 223.


For more information on the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center or Humphrey Abstract’s Christmas in the Village, please visit the website at www.csrhc.org or call 580-237-1907.