Central Oklahoma's Summer Event Calendar Now Available
Central Oklahoma’s Event Calendar June/July 2010
The following is a truncated list of events occurring in central Oklahoma’s Frontier Country. To download a complete listing of events, exhibits and attractions for June, July and August, visit http://www.oktourism.com/uploads/documents/Summer2010.doc
DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Don’t miss
Annual Red Earth American Indian Cultural Festival June 18-20 at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City where more than 1,200 American Indian artists and dancers
from throughout North America will gather to celebrate the richness and
diversity of their heritage with the world. Guests can even sample the work of
some of the nation’s most celebrated artists, with opportunities to purchase
beadwork, jewelry, pottery, paintings and more. For more information visit www.redearth.org.
Media Contact: Eric Oesch, Red Earth, 405-427-5228
The free Star Spangled Salute Air Show in Midwest City is June 19-20. Head to Tinker AFB to enjoy the
breathtaking U.S. Air Force Thunderbird aerial demonstration team and other
modern military and vintage aircraft, military static displays, live musical
entertainment, children's activities and Fireworks Extravaganza sponsored by
the Eastern Oklahoma County Tourism Council. Visit www.starspangledsalute.com
for more information.
Media Contact: Melanie Voice, Midwest City CVB, 405-455-1808
Check out Stockyards City’s Wines of the West in Oklahoma City June 26. From 2 to 6 p.m. sample some of
Oklahoma's finest wines and stay for a block party-concert by the Rodeo Opry from
6:30 to 10 pm. For more
information and ticket info call 405-235-7267 or visit www.stockyarscity.org.
Media Contact: Erin Karl, Stockyard’s City, 405-235-7267
Edmond’s LibertyFest has an
abundance of activities for the whole family from June 26-July 4. Festivities include a concert, road rally,
kitefest, chalk-drawing contest, car show, food fest, rodeo and more. The grand finale of LibertyFest includes fireworks
and entertainment the evening of July 4. For more information visit www.visitedmondok.com.
Media Contact: Cathy Williams-White, Edmond CVB, 405-341-4344
Cool off with White Water Bay’s Dive-In Movies in Oklahoma City throughout July. Dive-In Movies take place in the
Wave Pool each Friday night and begin at dusk. The movies are free with park
admission. For more information visit www.whitewaterbay.com.
Media Contact: Andrea Pennock, Frontier City/White Water Bay, 405-478-2140 ext. 299
Head to Stillwater July 19-25 for Eskimo Joe’s 35th
Anniversary Bash. Stillwater's Jumpin' Little Juke Joint celebrates
35 years all week long with live music shows, food and drink specials, a kids'
carnival and a street party. Joe’s will also have a new anniversary t-shirt. For
more information visit www.eskimojoes.com.
Media Contact: Kendra Moreland, Eskimo Joe’s, 405-377-0799 ext. 320
Each of these contacts can provide additional information or a spokesperson for interviews. For more information, visit www.oktourism.com or call 405-232-6225.
Katie Puckett, Public Relations Manager