Central Oklahoma's Summer Event Calendar Now Available - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

Central Oklahoma's Summer Event Calendar Now Available

Posted by Katie Puckett, Public Relations Manager on 06/09/2010

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



CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Don’t miss the 24th 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
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