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Chuck Wagon Festival

Date/Time

May 29, 2021 to May 30, 2021
10:00 AM until 04:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s)

Description

Features a celebration of Western and Native American history, art and cuisine for all ages. This year’s Chuck Wagon Festival will include Liichokoshkomo’, the Museum’s newest interactive outdoor addition showcasing the diversity of the West with inter-tribal native dwellings, a pioneer village and interactive natural history features. For the first time ever, Native American food samples will be available at this year’s festival. Visitors can chat with the chef and learn more about the histories and traditions of Native foods. Chuck Wagon cooks, several of whom are long-time festival participants, will travel from around Oklahoma and surrounding states to provide visitors with a taste of traditional cowboy cooking.

Visitors can also enjoy artisan demonstrations, Western reenactors, archery, craft stations, country and western dancing, live music performed by Rodeo Opry and more. John R. Erickson, author of the popular “Hank the Cowdog” series, will be at the Festival Sunday reading and signing his books and meeting fans.

Families may purchase a Membership and enjoy the festival for free. Family memberships for the Museum start at $65 for a family of four. Foster families can attend for free thanks to the Arnall Family Foundation.

 

Location

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
1700 NE 63rd St,
Oklahoma City, OK 73111, US

Additional Information

Phone

478-2250

Cost

$15; kids (12 & under) & museum members, free;

Ages

All ages welcome

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