News - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country


Frontier Country Marketing Meeting: Agri-Your Tourism

SHAWNEE, OKLA. – Frontier Country Marketing Association will hold its monthly “Hour With an Expert” marketing meeting from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Mikles Family Farm and Shawnee Corn Maze located at 42610 Wolverine Rd., just off of Hwy. 18, in Shawnee. This month’s topic will be “Agri-Your Tourism.”

Frontier Country Members Win Prestigious Redbud Awards

TULSA, OKLA. – Frontier Country Marketing Association members took home 11 of the 29 Redbud Awards presented by Lt. Gov. Jari Askins and Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department Executive Director Hardy Watkins Oct. 19 during the Governor’s Conference on Tourism. Awards include top honors for Best Brochure or Publication, Best Overall Marketing Campaign, Best Partnership, Outstanding New Attraction, Outstanding Temporary Exhibit, Outstanding Feature Story and Tourism Organization of the Year.

Halloween Inspired Events Abound in Frontier Country

CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Central Oklahoma’s Frontier Country is packed full of festivals, safe trick-or-treating events, haunted corn mazes and more this Halloween. Take your pick from one of the pumpkin patches or specialty performances and let the whole family enjoy.

Central Oklahoma's Event Calendar October-November Now Available

CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Check out 40 acres of cornfield mazes open Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at The Maize in Chickasha. Shoot the pumpkin cannons, take a hay-ride or visit the haunted maze if you dare. For more information visit

Fall Events You Can’t Miss in Central Oklahoma’s Frontier Country

CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Make your fall getaway plans now to experience everything from cruising the Oklahoma River and navigating a thrilling corn maze to exploring a new exhibit opening in central Oklahoma’s Frontier Country.