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2023 Park Events

April 8th- Easter Egg Hunt

This is a fun-filled event, kids can search for hidden eggs as well as participate in other fun activities. It takes place in the beautiful surroundings of Choctaw Creek Park, offering an enjoyable experience for children and families to celebrate Easter together.

April 28th- Arbor Day

Arbor Day is an annual observance dedicated to the importance of trees and their role in the environment. It is a day when individuals and communities come together to plant trees, raise awareness about the benefits of trees, and promote conservation efforts for a greener and healthier planet.

May 5th- Friday Nights in the Park

Friday Nights in the Park is a farmers market event that takes place every Friday from May 5th to September 1st. It offers a lively atmosphere where local farmers, artisans, and food vendors gather to showcase their products. Patrons can enjoy a diverse range of fresh produce, handmade crafts, delicious food, and live entertainment. Event Page

June 2nd- Chamber Auction- Sponsored by The Choctaw Area Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber auction is a fundraising event aimed at supporting the organization's initiatives and activities. Attendees can participate in live and silent auctions, enjoy local food, and engage in networking opportunities while contributing to the chamber's ongoing efforts to promote business growth and community development. Contact the Choctaw Chamber of commerce for more information.

July 4th- Independence Day Celebration

Celebrate Independence Day at Choctaw Creek Park! Join us for a spectacular event featuring fireworks and an array of lively booths. Bring your family and friends to enjoy the festive atmosphere, indulge in delicious food, explore the various vendors, and witness a dazzling firework display that will light up the night sky. Event pictures

September 1st- Pepper Festival

Get ready for a sizzling and spicy event at Choctaw Creek Park - this festival promises a vibrant atmosphere filled with delicious eats, unique vendors, and lively entertainment. Join us at the Pepper Festival in Choctaw Creek Park to ignite your taste buds and embrace the fiery spirit of this flavorful event.

September 4th- Car Show

Rev up your engines and head to Choctaw Creek Park for a spectacular Car Show! This exciting event brings together car enthusiasts of all ages to admire a stunning display of classic cars, vintage vehicles, and sleek modern automobiles.

September 9th- Annual Fishing Derby

Calling all young anglers! Don't miss the Annual Fishing Derby for Kids at Ten Acre Lake Park! This exciting event invites children of all skill levels to cast their lines and reel in the fun. With plenty of fish stocked in the lake, participants have a great chance of landing a catch. Event Page

October 20- 22- The Highland Gathering- Sponsored by The United Scottish Clans of Oklahoma

Experience the enchanting allure of Scotland and the Celtic nations at Choctaw Creek Park! The United Scottish Clans of Oklahoma's Highland Gathering is a captivating weekend filled with a delightful array of activities and entertainment that will transport you to the heart of Scottish traditions. Kick off the festivities with a traditional Scottish fire ceremony, followed by a lively ceilidh filled with folk music, singing, dancing, and storytelling. Immerse yourself in the spirit of the Lonach Gathering and the Braemar Gathering, with Highland games, massed pipe bands, highland dancing, Celtic-themed vendors, and delectable food trucks offering Scottish and global cuisine. Explore clan tents, delve into your genealogy, learn Gaelic, and witness the vibrant atmosphere of the Crofter's Village and Children's Glen. As you revel in the festivities, don't miss the opportunity to embark on a whisky tasting journey through the Scottish highlands. Sample five single-malt Scotch whiskies, each representing a distinct region, and discover the unique characteristics, distillation history, and intriguing facts behind each whisky. This extraordinary event at Choctaw Creek Park promises an immersive experience that celebrates the rich heritage and cultural treasures of Scotland and the Celtic nations.

October 28th- BBQ Festival- Sponsored by The Choctaw Area Chamber of Commerce

Get ready for a smokin' hot event at Choctaw Creek Park - the BBQ Festival! Indulge in a mouthwatering celebration of all things barbecue, where pitmasters showcase their grilling skills and tantalize your taste buds with a variety of delicious smoked meats and flavors.

November 11- Veteran's Day Commemoration at the Veteran's Memorial

Join us in honoring and expressing gratitude to the brave men and women who have served our nation at the Veterans Memorial on Veterans Day. This commemorative event pays tribute to our veterans, showcasing their sacrifices and celebrating their service.

December 9th- Christmas in the Park

Experience the magic and joy of the holiday season at Choctaw Creek Park's "Christmas in the Park" event! With activities for all ages, holiday-themed games, and delicious treats, Christmas in the Park at Choctaw Creek is the perfect way to create cherished memories and embrace the spirit of the season.

Also visit The Choctaw Community Bulletin Board for other community websites and calendars.

VENDORS - PLEASE COMPLETE and return to City Hall

Special Event Vendor application (fillable PDF)

If you're planning an event open to the public:

Special Event permit application (PDF)

Peddler / Solicitor applicants:

Peddler's License application (PDF)

For all city events click the events button below-


Jonathan Sullivan
Special Events

Physical Address
2500 N Choctaw Road
Choctaw, OK 73020
Phone: 405-803-0210