April 2013 Events in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country
Central Oklahoma’s Event Calendar April 2013
The following is a truncated list of events occurring in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country.To a see a full list of April events and beyond, check out our calendar page.
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – The Norman Medieval Fair, April 5-7 in Reaves Park, is a fun and unique festival with something for everyone. Held annually since 1977, this living history fair features arts, crafts, food, games, dancing, educational exhibits and ongoing entertainment on seven stages. For more info: visitnorman.com
Seminole's 5th Annual Made In Oklahoma Festival is April 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Browse Oklahoma-made products with more than 100 vendors, live entertainment, food booths, inflatables and more on Seminole’s Main Street. For more info: 405-382-3640.
Enjoy an Arts Trek April 13 at St. Gregory’s University and the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art in Shawnee from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This free, family-friendly arts adventure features an arts festival and an interactive performance walk. Shop artists’ booths along and participate in hands-on art activities for everyone. Food vendors are also on site. For more info: artstrek.org
Celebrate the famous Land Run of 1889 during Guthrie’s annual 89er Celebration April 16-20. Activities throughout the week include a chuck wagon feed, rodeo, 1889 Baseball game, parade and carnival with rides and attractions. For more info: 89erdays.com
Stillwater’s Legends Weekend is an exciting weekend full of a variety of events all happening April 19-21. Events include the Stillwater Arts Festival and Concert, Orange & White Spring Football Game, Remember the Ten Run, Eskimo Joe’s Spring Tailgate and more. For more info: visitstillwater.org
The Kirkpatrick Family Farm in Yukon plays host to the annual "Iron Thistle" Scottish Heritage Festival and Highland Games April 26-28. Enjoy three days of entertainment with dancing, music, vendor booths and a children's area with entertainers, interactive games, crafts and more. The "Iron Thistle" Highland Games, a sanctioned event that draws competitors from all over the country, will be in action Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $5 for ages 10 and above and free for ages 9 and under. For more info: uscoscots.org
See historic re-enactors portray individuals interred at the Fort Reno Post cemetery between 1874 and 1948 at Historic Fort Reno’s annual Tombstone Tales April 27. A chuck wagon dinner begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by guided walks through authentic 19th century encampments at 7 p.m. Ticket prices vary from $5-$10. For more info: fortreno.org