Weekend Events in Oklahoma
Thursday, October 5th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6
(UNDATED-AP) -- Here is a roundup of some of the weekend activities throughout the state of Oklahoma for the weekend of Friday, October 6 through Sunday, October 8.
Friday, October 6
BARTLESVILLE -- Allure of the East, traveling exhibit featuring
watercolors, artifacts, copper, brass, textiles and books showing
the traditions of the Near East through November 5, Price Tower
Arts Center. Information: 918-336-4949.
CHECOTAH -- Heritage Days with handcrafted arts and crafts,
living history of the 1830s through Sunday; Friday and Saturday, 9
a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Fountainhead State Park, Deep
Fork Nature Center. Information: 918-689-4607.
DUNCAN -- Harvest Festival, hay bale and broomcorn field maze,
hayrides and fall decorations for sale though November 5; Monday
through Friday 1 p.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday 1
p.m.-6 p.m., The Christmas Tree Farm. Information: 580-467-0104.
ELK CITY -- Flea Market featuring antiques, collectibles and food
booths fund raising event for Old Town Museum complex through
Sunday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m., Ackley Park. Information: 580-225-9909.
ENID -- Opening of the exhibit "Native American Games" of
photographs and reproductions of items used by American Indians
telling the story of games such as stickball and lacrosse, through
October 21, Museum of the Cherokee Strip, 507 S. 4th St.
GUTHRIE -- Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival through
Saturday, 8 a.m.-midnight, downtown. Information: 405-282-4446.
GUYMON -- Bits and Pieces Quilt Show through Sunday, 10 a.m.-8
p.m., Texas County Activity Center. Information: 580-338-3677.
MUSKOGEE -- Strawberry Junction Arts and Crafts through Sunday,
10 a.m.-9 p.m., Arrowhead Mall. Information: 918-682-4106.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Deep Deuce Jazz Festival through Saturday;
Friday, 6 p.m.-2 a.m.; Saturday, noon- 2 a.m., N.E. 2nd and Walnut
Streets. Information: 405-524-3800.
OKLHAOMA CITY -- Opening of "Bats Exhibition" though Oct. 31
with a "bat cave" and viewing of live bats, Hands-On Science
Museum, Omniplex 2100 N.E. 52nd St. Information: 405-602-6664.
PRYOR -- MidAmerica Park Expo and Arts and Crafts Festival
through Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Expo Center. Information:
TISHOMINGO -- Chickasaw Festival with cultural demonstrations,
tours, arts shows and concerts through Oct. 7, Pennington Park.
TULSA -- State Fair through Oct. 8 at the Tulsa Fairgrounds.
Saturday, October 7
BARTLESVILLE -- Woolaroc Traders Encampment demonstrating the
lifestyle of the pre-civil war era through Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.,
12 miles southwest on Highway 123 from U.S. Highway 60.
BENNINGTON -- Master Works Sawdust Dulcimer Festival with all day
jam sessions. concerts and workshops through Sunday, 9 a.m.-10
p.m., Master Works, Highway 70 and 70 East. Information:
DAVIS -- Fall Arts and Crafts Festival through Sunday; Saturday,
9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 10a.m.-4 p.m., Turner Falls Park.
DISNEY -- Disney Arts and Crafts Festival, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.,
Community Building, Highway 28. Information: 918-435-4953.
DUNCAN -- Autumn Festival with quilt show, antique cars, living
history re-enactments, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Fuqua Park. Information:
FINLEY -- George Hammons Memorial Bulldogging and Barbecue
through Sunday, steer roping, band and barbecue on Saturday, 9
a.m.-midnight; bulldogging on Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Finley Rodeo
Arena. Information: 580-298-9841.
FORT GIBSON -- Mexican War Fall Encampment with living history
interpreters demonstrating camp life, drills, cooking, garrison
duties and music of the 1840s, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fort Gibson
Historical Site, 907 N. Garrison. Information: 918-478-4088.
FORT SUPPLY -- Cavalry Days with Indian exhibits, artillery
displays, cavalry demonstrations and infantry drills, 10 a.m.-4
p.m., Historic Fort Supply. Information: 580-256-7411.
GROVE -- Harvest Moon Cruise Night, street dance, children's area
and 50s and 60s entertainment, 5 p.m.-11 p.m., downtown.
HOLDENVILLE -- Hog-Wild Day with parade downtown, art and craft
show, car show, various contests 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Stroup Park.
IDABEL -- Fall Fest with arts, crafts, kid's art zone, 8 a.m.-6
p.m., Central and Main Street. Information: 580-286-3305.
MIDWEST CITY -- Global Oklahoma - A Festival of Cultures
featuring food, entertainment and exhibits, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Rose
State College. Information: 405-733-7311.
NORMAN -- Creative Craft Festival and Farm Market, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.,
Cleveland County Fairgrounds. Information: 405-360-4721.
NOWATA -- Fall Festival with arts and crafts, games, motorcycle,
classic car and antique tractor show, 9:30 a.m.-midnight, Whitford
Airport. Information: 918-273-2301.
OKMULGEE -- Council House Indian Art Market and Powwow, 10 a.m.-6
p.m., Creek Council House Museum. Information: 918-756-2324.
PONCA CITY -- Oktoberfest, arts and crafts, food, music and
entertainment through Sunday; Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday, 11
a.m.-5 p.m., Marland Mansion Grounds. Information: 580-767-1462.
SULPHUR -- Art in the Park with entertainment, children's crafts
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Chickasaw National Recreation Area. Information:
YUKON -- Czech Festival with music, dancing, food, crafts, parade
10 a.m., exhibitions and carnival, downtown. Information:
Sunday, October 8
LAWTON -- Cameron University Percussion Ensemble Fall Concert, 3
p.m., 701 N.W. Ferris Ave. Information: 580-353-1455.