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Muskogee Renaissance Festival
Step back in time to days of old with King Henry VIII, Margaret of Scotland, The Royal Court, jousters, jesters, knights, magicians, musicians and ministrels. Delight your taste buds with wonderful and unique foods of days gone by. Browse through more than 80 booths with one-of-a-kind handcrafted items. Experience the time of the Renaissance with shows, crafts, gifts, and entertainment for the whole family. Sundays and Saturdays every week May 3-June 1, 2014. For more information you can visit the website at www.okcastle.com or call 918-687-3625.
National Wildfire Awareness Day - Brent Fire Dept
National Wildfire Awareness Day will be held on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 at the Brent Fire Department from 10:00am-2:00pm. This is a FREE community program on wildfire preparedness and evacuation for Brent and surrounding communities. Wildland firefighting equipment will also be on display. Educational literature will be provided along with ways to customize a wildfire plan for your family. SMOKEY THE BEAR will be on hand for educational programs for children so be sure to invite all your family, friends and church to this event. For questions, please call Chris Hoxit @ 918-571-8676.
Diamond Daze Festival
The Diamond Daze Festival in Sallisaw in an annual outdoor event that brings residents and visitors together for entertainment and good food in June. Celebrate the warmer weather of summer with top Nashville entertainers and performances by several well-known country music groups. This year enjoy the music of CHRIS CAGLE! Tap your toes to the lively sounds of traditional and modern country both Friday and Saturday nights and stick around for a full carnival featuring rides for children and adults. Come to Sallisaw's Diamond Daze Festival for live entertainment, arts and craft vendors and a certified Kansas City barbecue contest. Taste delectable barbecue from the participating contestants or pick up a tasty treat from one of many food vendors at the festival. Diamond Daze will also feature a car show and plenty of activities for children. Bring the whole family to the Diamond Daze Festival and enjoy fun for all ages.
Annual Lion’s Club IPRA Rodeo
Bring the family and enjoy the annual Sallisaw Lion's Club Rodeo, an event that consistently draws over 5,000 people each year. This IPRA championship rodeo showcases some of the county's elite athletes in rodeo competition. Witness as talented cowboys and cowgirls compete for thousands of dollars in prize money in bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, barrel racing, tie-down roping, steer wrestling and bull riding. As an added bonus, the Sallisaw Lion's Club Rodeo will also feature a handful of non-traditional rodeo events. Secure your spot in the stands and cheer as contestants compete in events such as wild cow milking, mutton bustin' and a calf scramble. Enjoy the annual parade, the street dance featuring lively Western music you can tap your toes to and the spectacle of rodeo royalty making their grand entrance into the arena. Rodeo clowns will be on-hand to entertain the crowds and to protect the rodeo contestants.
Bass Pro Shops Central Open #3 presented by AllState
Don't miss this one on the beautiful Arkansas River in Muskogee, OK.
Kerr Lake/Sallisaw Bassnanza
$10,000 in prize money! Presented by the Sallisaw Chamber of Commerce. For more information call 918-775-2558.