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October 2022

Doaksville Historic Candlelight Tour

October 7, 6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
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One event on October 8, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.

Fort Towson Historic Site, HC 63, Box 1580 Fort Towson, OK 74735

Experience the history of southeastern Oklahoma at the annual Doaksville Historic Candlelight Tours. Tours will be held Friday, October 7, and Saturday, October 8, beginning at 6:30 p.m., with the last tour departing at  9:30 p.m. A guide will take visitors on a 45-minute walking tour through the streets of this once prominent town. The venues on the tour will cover specific historic events in Doaksville’s history. Doaksville served as the capital of the Choctaw Nation intermittently after 1850 and…

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Doaksville Historic Candlelight Tour

October 8, 6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
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One event on October 8, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.

Fort Towson Historic Site, HC 63, Box 1580 Fort Towson, OK 74735

Experience the history of southeastern Oklahoma at the annual Doaksville Historic Candlelight Tours. Tours will be held Friday, October 7, and Saturday, October 8, beginning at 6:30 p.m., with the last tour departing at  9:30 p.m. A guide will take visitors on a 45-minute walking tour through the streets of this once prominent town. The venues on the tour will cover specific historic events in Doaksville’s history. Doaksville served as the capital of the Choctaw Nation intermittently after 1850 and…

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History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip

October 15, 11 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on September 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on October 15, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 5, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 19, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 3, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

Step back in time and experience life in the Cherokee Outlet during History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid. On the first and third Saturday of each month, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the historic buildings in the Humphrey Heritage Village come alive with reenactors who are tending their shops, working their trades, or socializing at the Village Church. Visitors can learn about different skills and trades of the time, or…

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“What a Mess” living history program

October 21, 10 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on October 22, 2022 at 10 a.m.

Fort Gibson Historic Site, 907 North Garrison Avenue Fort Gibson, OK 74434

On Friday, October 21, and Saturday, October 22, 2022, from 10 a.m. to noon and again from 1 to 3 p.m.,  this late October living history program will be focused on the mess hall of Fort Gibson. Learn the types of foods available at the post during the 19th century. Kitchen staff will be stoking the kitchen fires and cooking delicious recipes from pork, potatoes, dried fruits and vegetables, and making coffee. Living historians will be demonstrating the skills of…

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“What a Mess” living history program

October 22, 10 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on October 22, 2022 at 10 a.m.

Fort Gibson Historic Site, 907 North Garrison Avenue Fort Gibson, OK 74434

On Friday, October 21, and Saturday, October 22, 2022, from 10 a.m. to noon and again from 1 to 3 p.m.,  this late October living history program will be focused on the mess hall of Fort Gibson. Learn the types of foods available at the post during the 19th century. Kitchen staff will be stoking the kitchen fires and cooking delicious recipes from pork, potatoes, dried fruits and vegetables, and making coffee. Living historians will be demonstrating the skills of…

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November 2022

History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip

November 5, 11 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on September 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on October 15, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 5, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 19, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 3, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

Step back in time and experience life in the Cherokee Outlet during History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid. On the first and third Saturday of each month, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the historic buildings in the Humphrey Heritage Village come alive with reenactors who are tending their shops, working their trades, or socializing at the Village Church. Visitors can learn about different skills and trades of the time, or…

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Rushmore Four performances at the Oklahoma History Center

November 16, 2 p.m.
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One event on November 16, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

On Wednesday, November 16, the Rushmore Four, a program featuring the presidents who appear on Mount Rushmore, will be returning to the Oklahoma History Center! Performances are scheduled for 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. There is no charge for the 2 p.m. performance, however, patrons are required to pre-register. Admission for the evening performance is $10 for Historical Society members and $20 for nonmembers. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt will be portrayed by four living history…

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Rushmore Four performances at the Oklahoma History Center

November 16, 7 p.m.
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One event on November 16, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

On Wednesday, November 16, the Rushmore Four, a program featuring the presidents who appear on Mount Rushmore, will be returning to the Oklahoma History Center! Performances are scheduled for 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. There is no charge for the 2 p.m. performance, however, patrons are required to pre-register. Admission for the evening performance is $10 for Historical Society members and $20 for nonmembers. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt will be portrayed by four living history…

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“Hunter Trapper” living history program

November 18, 10 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on November 19, 2022 at 10 a.m.

Fort Gibson Historic Site, 907 North Garrison Avenue Fort Gibson, OK 74434

On Friday, November 18, and Saturday, November 19, 2022, from 10 a.m. to noon and again from 1 to 3 p.m., the Fort Gibson Historic Site will hold a living history program about the practices of hunters and trappers of the area. Visitors will learn about the trade through a hands-on examination of the different animal furs and by seeing the different equipment, tools, and paraphernalia involved in making a successful hunting season. The month of November in Indian Territory…

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“Hunter Trapper” living history program

November 19, 10 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on November 19, 2022 at 10 a.m.

Fort Gibson Historic Site, 907 North Garrison Avenue Fort Gibson, OK 74434

On Friday, November 18, and Saturday, November 19, 2022, from 10 a.m. to noon and again from 1 to 3 p.m., the Fort Gibson Historic Site will hold a living history program about the practices of hunters and trappers of the area. Visitors will learn about the trade through a hands-on examination of the different animal furs and by seeing the different equipment, tools, and paraphernalia involved in making a successful hunting season. The month of November in Indian Territory…

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History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip

November 19, 11 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on September 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on October 15, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 5, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 19, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 3, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

Step back in time and experience life in the Cherokee Outlet during History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid. On the first and third Saturday of each month, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the historic buildings in the Humphrey Heritage Village come alive with reenactors who are tending their shops, working their trades, or socializing at the Village Church. Visitors can learn about different skills and trades of the time, or…

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December 2022

History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip

December 3, 11 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on September 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on October 15, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 5, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 19, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 3, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

Step back in time and experience life in the Cherokee Outlet during History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid. On the first and third Saturday of each month, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the historic buildings in the Humphrey Heritage Village come alive with reenactors who are tending their shops, working their trades, or socializing at the Village Church. Visitors can learn about different skills and trades of the time, or…

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Holiday Bake Day

December 17, 10 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Fort Gibson Historic Site, 907 North Garrison Avenue Fort Gibson, OK 74434

Visit Fort Gibson Historic Site for a special Holiday Bake Day on Saturday, December 17, at 10 a.m. when they will be cooking up fresh bread and batches of gingerbread cookies just in time for the holidays! Fresh batches of each will be ready at noon and again at 3 p.m., with a big batch of gingerbread cookies available throughout the day, starting at 11 a.m. The smell of fresh-baked bread will fill the crisp fall air on Garrison Hill…

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History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip

December 17, 11 a.m.3 p.m.
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One event on September 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on October 15, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 5, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on November 19, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 3, 2022 at 11 a.m.

One event on December 17, 2022 at 11 a.m.

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

Step back in time and experience life in the Cherokee Outlet during History Alive! on the Cherokee Strip at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid. On the first and third Saturday of each month, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the historic buildings in the Humphrey Heritage Village come alive with reenactors who are tending their shops, working their trades, or socializing at the Village Church. Visitors can learn about different skills and trades of the time, or…

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