Find an Oklahoma fall festival to attend in 2017. Our events calendar for September, October and November 2017 has things to do across Alabama including activities in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. Our list includes festivals celebrating the local harvest, food, music, beer, Oktoberfest and more.
Choctaw Oktoberfest - Choctaw, OK - Sep 1 to Sep 9, 2017
More than 50,000 people attend this annual 9 day Oktoberfest organized by Old Germany Restaurant, the City of Choctaw and the Choctaw Chamber. Enjoy beer, food, dancing and live German music. German food includes grilled chicken, ham hocks, brats and apple strudel. Bands include The Alpenmusikanten, The Walburg Boys, Auf Geht’s, Alex Meixner, Das Ist Lustig, Almrausch Dance Troop, The Geoff Scott Band and Justin Pruitt Trio. Admission is $5 per person with children 12 and under free. Location: Choctaw Creek Park, 14098 NE 21st St, Choctaw, OK 73020
Western Days - Mustang, OK - Sep 8 to Sep 9, 2017
Held each year on the first full weekend following Labor Day. Crowd size has been estimated as high as 30,000. Events include Storefront Decorating, Chili Cook-Off, Parade, Stampede Car Show, and Chuck Wagon Cook Off
Founder’s Day - Piedmont, OK - Sep 9, 2017
Parade, food & craft booths, junklahoma (vintage & antique dealers), kid’s activities (inflatables, pony rides, petting zoo)
Coweta Fall Festival - Coweta, OK - Sep 14 to Sep 16, 2017
Parade, rides, 5K, pageant and more.
Oklahoma State Fair - Oklahoma City, OK - Sep 14 to Sep 24, 2017
Carnival rides, family fun zone, wine & beer garden, barnyard birthing center, frontier experience and more.
Rogers County Free Fair - Claremore, OK - Sep 14 to Sep 17, 2017
Established in 1914. Carnival, chainsaw carvings, fair food, livestock and agricultural exhibits. Admission is free.
Scotfest - Tulsa, OK - Sep 15 to Sep 17, 2017
Celtic music festival and Scottish Highland Games.
Frontier Days - Tecumseh, OK - Sep 16, 2017
An annual event on the third Saturday of September.
Pioneer Day Festival - Shiatook, OK - Sep 16, 2017
Pioneer Day Festival starts with “Chalk the Walk” and the Color Run. Pioneer Day Parade starts at 9:00 am. Midway with food vendors, amusement rides, carnival games, talent competition, Petting Zoo, kid’s fishing derby, chalk art contest, and more. Live music on entertainment stage. “Fantasy On Wheels” car show in the parking lot the West Rogers Campus of First Baptist Church.
International Festival - Lawton, OK - Sep 22 to Sep 24, 2017
Parade of nations, music concerts and children’s area. Held at Elmer Thomas Park. No admission or parking fee.
Fin and Feather Fall Festival - Gore, OK - Sep 22 to Sep 24, 2017
Annual arts and crafts festival held at the Fin & Feather Resort near Lake Tenkiller. Browse through over 170 arts and crafts vendors.
Tulsa State Fair - Tulsa, OK - Sep 28 to Oct 8, 2017
Greek Festival of OKC - Oklahoma City, OK - Sep 29 to Oct 1, 2017
Hosted by St. George Greek Orthodox Church.
Fassler Hall Oktoberfest - Oklahoma City, OK - Sep 29 to Sep 30, 2017
Plaza District Festival - Oklahoma City, OK - Sep 30, 2017
Oklahoma Regatta Festival - Oklahoma City, OK - Oct 5 to Oct 8, 2017
Livestock & horse shows, pageant, OK State Art Show, 5K, pickling and fiddling competitions.
Tulsa Greek Festival - Tulsa, OK - Oct 5 to Oct 7, 2017
Tulsa’s oldest ethnic festival at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church.
Enid Oktoberfest - Enid, OK - Oct 6, 2017
A celebration of local Czech, Austrian, and German roots with Polka bands in downtown Enid on the first friday in October.
Wild West Festival - McAlester, OK - Oct 7 to Oct 8, 2017
Annual celebration of the birth of McAlester (the historic town) and the Wild West. JJ McAlester’s original home and his mercantile buildings will be available for tour during the festival.
Watonga Cheese and Wine Festival - Watonga, OK - Oct 13 to Oct 14, 2017
Wine tasting, parade, Great Rat Race (10K, 5K and fun run), Race the Rail (bicyclists), cheese food contest and cheese demonstrations. 2 day pass for ages 13+ is $5.
Vinita Oktoberfest - Vinita, OK - Oct 14, 2017
The Holy Ghost Catholic Church hosts the Vinita Oktoberfest on the second Saturday in October. Enjoy German brats, local entertainment, crafts, children’s games, pony rides, and a silent auction. Location: 120 West Sequoyah, Vinita, OK 74301
Arbuckle Mt Park Bluegrass Jam - Wynnewood, OK - Oct 15 to Oct 21, 2017
Tulsa Oktoberfest - Tulsa, OK - Oct 19 to Oct 22, 2017
This Oklahoma Oktoberfest has been running for more than 30 years. It’s been ranked one of the top Oktoberfest celebrations in the United States by several different media outlets. The Dachshund Dash, bier barrel races, a 5K and stein carrying and holding contests. Two bands from Germany bringing the party live music. Location: 2100 S Jackson Ave, Tulsa, OK
Poteau Balloon Fest - Poteau, OK - Oct 20 to Oct 21, 2017
Held on the LeFlore County Fair Grounds. Carnival rides, tethered balloon rides, helicopter rides and monster truck rides. Pageant, pet contest, mud race and mud tug of war. Free parking.
Robbers Cave Fall Festival - Wilburton, OK - Oct 20 to Oct 22, 2017
Annual event for 30+ years attended by 65,000 to 70,000 over the three days. Enjoy the shores of Lake Carlton in the San Bois Mountains. Carnival, food, music and Fall Foliage Cruise car show, 5K run and 1 mile walk.
Route 66 Pecan and Fun Fest - Claremore, OK - Oct 21, 2017
Head to the Nut House for a car show, pecan pie-eating contest, craft show and kids games.
Talihina Fall Foliage Festival - Talihina, OK - Oct 28, 2017
Williams Route 66 Marathon - Tulsa, OK - Nov 18 to Nov 19, 2017
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Backwoods Music Festival - Stroud, OK - Sep 1 to Sep 5, 2016
Enjoy jam band, indie, folk, and electronic artists
Henryetta Labor Day - Henryetta, OK - Sep 1 to Sep 5, 2016
I AM Yoga - Tulsa, OK - Sep 16 to Sep 18, 2016
Art + music festival.
Grove Oktoberfest - Grove, OK - Oct 7 to Oct 8, 2016
It looks like the Oktoberfest has combined with the Pelican festival. Need additional details, sorry!
Chouteau Day - Salina, OK - Oct 8, 2016
Pelican Festival - Grove, OK - Oct 9 to Oct 10, 2016
A four day celebration of rowing, kayaking, dragon boating and family fun. Features kids area, fireworks, food, beer and wine garden.
Dickens on the Boulevard - Claremore, OK - Nov 18 to Nov 19, 2016
A Victorian-themed Christmas festival held annually on the weekend before Thanksgiving. Wagon rides, costume contest, living nativity, “Tales from the Top” tour, shopping and food. Admission is free.
Labor Day Carnival & Parade – Henryetta, OK – September 2015. A four day celebration featuring a car show, parade, BBQ dinner, games, live entertainment, beauty contest, gospel concert, and ending with fireworks. Activities throughout main street and at Cameron Field.
Oklahoma Indian Summer Festival – Bartlesville – Sept 17-20, 2015
Fine arts market, American Indian storytelling, Intertribal Powwow, gourd dancing and cultural demonstrations.
Gatesway Balloon Festival – Claremore, OK – September 18-19, 2015
Elk City Fall Festival – Elk City, OK – September 19-20, 2015. Ann annual event for 38 years feature crafts and fun from all over Oklahoma. See unique gifts, products and home décor. Admission is free. Hosted by Elk City Chamber of Commerce.
Route 66 Pecan & Fun Fest – Claremore, OK – October 17, 2015
Oklahoma Czech Festival – Yukon – Oct 3, 2015
49th annual event. Food, parade, dances and kolaches to celebrate Czechoslovakian culture annually on the first Saturday in October.
Soul Food Festival – Oklahoma, OK – October 3, 2015
A travelling music and food festival that attracts about 10,000 visitors per city. Internationally recognized artists. Ticket price depends on location. Options include early bird tickets, general admission, preferred viewing and VIP seating. Brought to you by the Kinfolks Foundation.
Fall Festival & Car Show – Holdenville – Oct 3-4, 2015
10 AM to 9 PM at the OKC Myriad Gardens. Live music, crafts and food to benefit Goodwill’s youth programs. General admission is free.
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