August in Frontier Country - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

August in Frontier Country

Posted by Communications on 07/25/2018

Central Oklahoma’s Event Calendar August 2018

The following is a truncated list of events occurring in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country. Dates are subject to change.

CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Join the Edmond Farmer’s Market Saturdays through October at the Festival Market Place & Plaza. The family-friendly environment where you can purchase regionally grown produce and Made in Oklahoma food items runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, visit www.edmondparks.com 

Teachers, school staff, and their families are invited to the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum’s Back to School Bash on August 23 to discover what museums and student-based organizations across the Oklahoma City metro and around the state are offering in the upcoming school year. From 5 to 7 p.m., educators and museum staff will be on hand to answer questions about field trips, free teacher resources, special events, and other opportunities for schools and students. Door prizes will be presented throughout the evening to teachers with identification. Light hors d’oeuvres provided. Admission to the event is free; registration is preferred. For more information, visit nationalcowboymuseum.org

Slide Outta Summer and wind down with us at this all-ages event at Mitch Park on August 25. Featuring 9 inflatable water slides, DJ Shorty B and food trucks! A $5 wristband will allow sliders to slide from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and food is for purchase from the trucks. Sliders must be 4 years of age to be on the inflatables, though other free activities will be available for younger kids. For more information, visit edmondparks.com.

The third annual Porchfest will feature live music played throughout the Miller Historic District near Downtown Norman as part of the National Play Music on the Porch Day on August 25. For more information, visit www.visitnorman.com

Frontier Country is full of events and festivals throughout August. For more information on these events or to request literature on Central Oklahoma Frontier Country, get coupons and see a full calendar of events, visit oktourism.com or call (405) 232-6552. 

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To download a complete listing of events, exhibits and attractions for August, visit www.oktourism.com /sites/frontiercountry2/uploads/images/events/August_September_Events_2018.docx