The annual Azalea Festival in Muskogee is now underway with a number of activities planned this weekend. Muskogeeâ€™s Honor Heights Park is the center of the festival. The 122-acre park features over 30,000 azaleas.
Along with a number of activities planned around Honor Heights Park, there is the annual Azalea Festival parade through downtown Muskogee and a Chili Cook-off and Barbeque contest at the cityâ€™s Civic Center parking lot on Saturday.
Muskogee has hosted the festival since 1967.
News On 6 anchor Omar Villafranca is looking forward to the Chili Cook-off and Barbeque contest. [Read Omar Villafrancaâ€™s blog
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