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Release Date: October 02, 2017

by Chickasaw Nation Media Relations Office

The Chickasaw Nation will host a series of “Spooky Tales” in five locations throughout Oklahoma in which traditional Chickasaw storytellers will share haunted tales and ghostly stories.

This year’s Spooky Tales Storytelling Concerts theme is “Hocus Pocus.” Storytellers Dixie Brewer, Lorie Robins-Carmichael, Ashton Rawlins and Stephanie Scott will share “Spooky Tales,” along with traditional Native American stories.

Participants are encouraged to dress in their favorite costumes for the first-ever “Spooky Tales” costume contest in Ada. “Spooky Tales” will also be available in Allen, Sulphur, Oklahoma City, and Atoka.

“Spooky Tales” will be shared at the following locations:

6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13


Allen, Oklahoma

To reach Kullihoma, drive east for 7 miles on state Highway 1 and follow the signs to the campground.

6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21

The Chickasaw Cultural Center - Amphitheater

867 Cooper Memorial Road

Sulphur, Oklahoma

3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22

Exhibit C Gallery

1 East Sheridan, Ste. 100

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24

Boggy Depot State Park 

475 S. Park Lane

Atoka, Oklahoma

To reach the ballpark take State Highway 7 east of Wapanucka, turn south on Park Lane and travel 4 miles.

6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26

Arts & Humanities Building - Black Box Theatre 

201 N. Broadway

Ada, Oklahoma

Each event is open to the public at no charge.

For more information, contact arts and humanities at 580-272-5520.

Last Updated: 09/16/2016