Cherokee National Holiday Underway In Tahlequah

Saturday, September 5th 2015, 4:36 pm
By: News On 6

More than 100,000 visitors are expected to be in Tahlequah this weekend for the 63rd Cherokee National Holiday. The three-day celebration honors tribal history and heritage, marking the signing of the Cherokee Nation Constitution in 1839.

This year's theme: Reunion - fitting as Tribal leaders noted the return of the bison herd to Cherokee soil. And, there's a lot going on to celebrate.

This weekend including special performances, an art show, powwow and even a film festival.

See a schedule for Cherokee National Holiday 2015