Weeklong vacations are fabulous when they’re possible, but they’re not always possible. If you can’t get an entire week off work this summer, what about an entire month of weekends?
Across the state, Oklahomans are prepping for a list of festivals all during June that range from the super yummy to the seriously fun. In a short drive, you can get a taste of that sweet, carefree vacation feeling without missing a single day of work.
Oklahoma Renaissance Festival
Lords and ladies, don’t miss the final weekend of the 22nd Annual Oklahoma Renaissance Festival at the Castle of Muskogee. Bring the royal family for a day of jugglers, dancers, magicians, acrobats, and food fit for a king.
Route 66 Days
Get your motor running and head out on the highway for Elk City’s Route 66 Days event, a weekend revved for a family-friendly day of cool cars, great shopping, free entertainment, and a city-wide garage sale.
deadCENTER Film Festival
Beginning on Thursday, June 8, step out of downtown Oklahoma City and into over 1,000 indie films from around the world during the deadCENTER Film Festival.
Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show
Relive the trick roping, riding, and shooting stunts in the authentic Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show that made Gordon W. “Pawnee Bill” Lillie famous more than 90 years ago.
Chandler Ice Cream Festival
The kids can have as many scoops of Hiland ice cream as they want during the annual Ice Cream Festival in Chandler.
Tulsa Balloon Festival
Encourage dad to reach for the stars during the five-day Tulsa Balloon Festival on Father’s Day weekend, located off 41st Street and 129th E. Ave.
Made in Oklahoma Wine, Beer, & Food Festival
Are you ready for the Great Grilled Cheese Challenge? How about the Sirens & Sirloins Firefighter Steak Cook-Off? Take your taste buds on a journey during the Made in Oklahoma Wine, Beer & Food Festival.