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Release Date: June 15, 2018

by Chickasaw Nation Media Relations Office



  • The Chickasaw Cultural Center, 867 Cooper Memorial Road, Sulphur, Oklahoma, is hosting the annual Children’s Festival Saturday, June 23.

SULPHUR, Okla. – With school out and summer in full swing, the Chickasaw Cultural Center offers an array of fun activities and events for all ages.

Lecture Series: Pollinators Have Much to Teach Us

The Chickasaw Cultural Center will host the Chickasaw Nation Lecture Series: “Pollinators Have Much to Teach Us.” The lecture will be streamed live via the Chickasaw Nation Facebook page at www.facebook.com/TheChickasawNation.

Thalia Miller, director of horticulture for Chickasaw Nation Culture and Humanities will present at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 21.

Children's Festival

The annual Children’s Festival provides fun for the whole family Saturday, June 23.

Children and family will have access to make and take crafts, face painting, food and hydration, a bean bag toss game and Living Village activities.

Children will receive free gifts while supplies last.

The Chipota (Children’s) Film Festival will take place Saturday, June 23. The festival showcases family-oriented cinema.

“Toy Story” will be shown at 10:30 a.m. followed by “Charlotte’s Web” at noon. “Pinocchio” will play at 1:30 p.m. followed by “Stuart Little” at 3 p.m.

The lecture and Children’s Festival, along with the Chipota Film Festival, is open to the public at no charge.

The musical drama “The Greatest Showman” will be shown at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, June 23, in the Anoliꞌ Theater. Prices for the showing are $3 for children age 12 and under, $4 for adults or $6 for a movie deal that includes ticket, popcorn and drink.

For more information about any of the upcoming events, call 580-622-7130 or visit www.chickasawculturalcenter.com.

Last Updated: 09/16/2016