Press Release

Release Date: October 27, 2017

by Chickasaw Nation Media Relations Office



SULPHUR, Okla. – The month of November is Native American Heritage Month–a time to gather together, give thanks and celebrate tradition and culture.

November is also the month in which we set aside a special day to honor veterans.

The Chickasaw Cultural Center, 867 Cooper Memorial Road, honors culture, heritage and veterans during two upcoming events.

Multi-Tribal Day Nov. 4

Oklahoma’s diverse Native American cultures will come together at the cultural center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, to celebrate Multi-Tribal Day.

Tribes will share their dances, provide food and craft demonstrations, exhibit games and share other traditional activities.

Traditional games will include stickball, archery, marbles and squirrel stick. Food samples will include pashofa, fry bread, three sisters stew, banaha and more.

The animated film “Cars 3” will be screened at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 4, in the Anoli’ 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.

Veterans Day Celebration Nov. 11-12

Veterans will be honored Saturday, Nov. 11, and Sunday, Nov. 12, during the annual Veterans Day Celebration.

Activities will include special stomp dances to honor military personnel, cultural demonstrations and interactive attractions in the living village, featuring stickball, archery and basket making.

Active military and veterans receive free admission into the Chikasha Poya Exhibit Center and a special discount in the Aaimpa' Café.

The superhero film “Wonder Woman” will be screened at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 11, in the Anoli’ 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.

Multi-Tribal Day and Veterans Day Celebrations are open to the public at no charge.

The Chickasaw Cultural Center will be closed Friday, Nov. 10, in recognition of Veterans Day.

For more information, call (580) 622-7130 or visit www.chickasawculturalcenter.com.

Last Updated: 09/16/2016