June Events in Frontier Country
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Central Oklahoma’s Event Calendar June 2018
The following is a truncated list of events occurring in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country.
Dates are subject to change.
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Where can you pull up a lawn chair to enjoy drag races and a classic car cruise on historic Route 66? El Reno, of course! Now in its 20th year, A Small Town Weekend has become an El Reno tradition. This three-day event, June 1-3, is produced by the El Reno Cruisers and offers a full weekend of entertainment. From Friday night's open cruise to Sunday's drag races, there is never a dull moment and absolutely something for the whole family. For more information, visit www.ercruisers.com
Browse row after row of impressive classic cars on June 2 in Edmond. The Oklahoma Route 66 Corvette Round Up celebrates historic Route 66 travel with the presentation of Corvettes from throughout Oklahoma and surrounding states including all seven generations of the classic car. Situated under the shade trees at Hafer Park, this event is the perfect way to spend an afternoon. The family-friendly festivities include food vendors, live music, door prizes and a silent auction. Over 60 awards will be up for grabs at the largest all-Corvette show in the state.
A grand parade unlike any other in the world, the Red Earth Parade will celebrate the opening of the 32nd Red Earth Festival on June 8. The streets of downtown Oklahoma City will vibrate in Native American tribal spirit during the Red Earth Parade as hundreds of participants in authentic tribal regalia participate in what has been referred to as America’s most unique parade. Native artists, dancers and singers from throughout America will gather June 8-10 to celebrate the richness and diversity of their heritage at the Red Earth Festival. For more information, visit www.redearth.org.
Join the American Banjo Museum on June 23 for the Americana Fest with multiple performances provided by Oklahoma's own Kyle Dillingham & Horseshoe Road, Shelby Eicher & Cimarron Swing, Lucas Ross, Wayne Cantwell, and the Side Street Steppers from Tennessee. Plus arts and crafts, sing-a-longs, and ukulele workshops. Admission is $10 for adults and free for 15 & under 11am-5pm For more information, visit www.americanbanjomuseum.com.
Frontier Country is full of events and festivals throughout April. 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.