Henryetta’s Christmas Light Parade

Jump into our little ‘Hometown Christmas” at Henryetta’s annual Christmas Light Parade. It will be held Saturday, Dec. 15 and starts at 6:30. All ages will be delighted by this festive holiday event, with a special appearance by Santa Claus himself. If you are one the lucky people putting on a show for us this…

American Pickers Come to Eastern Oklahoma

Are you an American Pickers fans? They will be coming to Eastern Oklahoma in December. Mike and Frank will be filming and on a mission to recycle and reuse forgotten relics. If you have any unusual or unique antiques at home, old historical items or maybe something you think is just junk, let American Pickers…

Festival of Lights Parade

Get into the holiday spirit this December 6th at Okmulgee’s annual Festival of Lights Parade, one of the state’s oldest night time parades with more than a million lights. The parade will travel east on 6th Street, so get there early and secure a spot along the sidelines. Watch as area businesses and organizations compete…

Okmulgee Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet

Come join us November 30th for a 1920’s art deco themed Night filled with Murder Mystery, Silent and live Auction, Dinner, Drinks, and Recognition. Cocktails: 5:30-6:30pm Banquet: 7:00pm Tickets: $50 Per Person Okmulgee Community Center (1201 W. 7th Street)   Tickets Available at Chamber of Commerce office 112 N. Morton For more information contact us…

Opening of the Creek Council House

Muscogee Creek Nation invites you to attend the opening of the Council House in downtown on Saturday, Nov. 17, immediately following the National Council regular session at 10am. The Muscogee Creek Nation built the Creek Council House in 1878 and it served as the Capitol in which tribal affairs were conducted. The museum’s history began when…

OSUIT Veterans Day Parade

On Friday, Nov. 9, OSU Institute of Technology will commemorate Veterans Day by honoring former and active service members with the annual Veterans Day parade and program on the university campus.The parade kicks off at 9:30 a.m. near the intersection of Wayne Miller Drive and Tower Road. The route moves west on Wayne Miller Drive,…

Dripping Spings Rendezvous

Okmulgee Dripping Springs Lake will host an event that will be sponsored by the Indian Territory Rendezvous Club from Nov. 8-10. The Rendezvous event will include reenactments of men and women from the Fur Trade Era (Pre-1840 life)  in early America history, including events such as Archery, Shooting, Fire Making Tomahawk and Knife Throwing and…

Scare on the Square!

Tonight is Halloween and Okmulgee Main Street and the Okmulgee Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to sponsor this year’s Scare on the Square for trick or treaters 12 years old and younger. The Okmulgee Chamber of Commerce will be holding the costume contest in the Jim Newport Pocket Park at 5 p.m. For more…

Okmulgee Harvest Spoon Chili Fest 2018

Bring your taste buds to Okmulgee’s Great West Chili Fest and stick around for a car show. Witness as contestants prepare their favorite chili recipes and compete for the title of “Best Chili.” This annual event brings together some of the greatest chili cooks from around Okmulgee and the surrounding areas. Enjoy a chili cook-off,…

‘Running Dead’ Zombie Run

The second annual ‘Running Dead’ Zombie Run is happening at Okmulgee Main Street’s Chili Festival on October 13th!  This is the year to come in full costume because the festival crowd gets to vote on the best dressed/makeup effects zombie and there will be prizes. There will also be prizes for top male and female…