Tonkawa, Oklahoma

Upcoming Events in Tonkawa Oklahoma


28 Tonkawa City Wide Garage Sale -
Bargains galore. You're invited to come and discover those great buys
and more that are just waiting for you to find them.

Welcome and have some fun shopping!

Ph: 580-628-2220 (Always call and confirm events)


29 - 7OK0610032e002 - Tonkawa Redbud Jazz Festival - Jazz concert features nationally known guest instrumental jazz artists backed by the Redbud Orchestra comprised of area professional musicians.

June 3 – (Friday) Julian Lage Trio – Healdsburg SHED, 7 & 9 p.m.

June 4 (Saturday afternoon) Bobbe Norris and Larry Dunlap – Seasons of the Vineyard, 2 p.m.

June 5 (Sunday morning) Blues Brunch with Lady Bianca — Sonoma-Cutrer Winery 11 a.m.

Lady Bianca with keyboardJune 6 (Monday) Kevin Fitzsimmons Quartet — Dry Creek Kitchen, 6 p.m.

June 7 (Tuesday) Grupo Falso Baiano — Healdsburg Plaza free concert, 6 – 8 p.m.

June 8 (Wednesday) Charlie Hunter Trio — Spoonbar, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.

June 9 (Thursday) Claire Daly Quintet “Reinventing Motown”— Paul Mahder Gallery, 7 & 9 p.m.

June 10 (Friday) Joey Alexander Trio — Jackson Theater, Santa Rosa, 8 p.m.

June 10 & 11 (Friday and Saturday nights) Babatunde Lea and Friends — Hotel Healdsburg Lobby, 9 p.m. – midnight.

June 11 (Saturday concert) Fred Hersch and Anat Cohen Duo — Raven Performing Arts Theater, 7:30 p.m.

June 12 (Sunday morning) Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra with special guests Tiffany Austin and Craig Handy “Beyond the Blues” free concert — Raven Theater, 11 a.m.

michaelwhiteJune 12 (Sunday afternoon) New Orleans Day on the Green – Dry Creek Vineyard, 5 – 8 p.m.

Dr. Michael White Quartet direct from New Orleans!
MJ Brass Boppers Brass Band
Russian River Ramblers
plus NOLA food, wine and good times!

Address: Northern Oklahoma College Campus , Tonkawa, Oklahoma
Ph: 580-628-6208 (Always call and confirm events)

19 - 21OK0610032e005 - Tonkawa Tonkawa Tribal Pow Wow - The Tonkawa Pow-Wow Committee would like to welcome each and everyone to our celebration. It has been one, so looked forward to, and now, we breathe and give thanks to those who have come and will share in our noted historical event. We all come from great tribes; who have been led by great chiefs; who have made these celebration days something to be apart of and remembered. We hope you will enjoy yourselves, enjoy the time shared between friends and family and remain safe throughout the year.
We look forward to seeing you every year from now on! Fri 7pm, Sat-Sun 3pm.

Address: Ft. Oakland Reserve , Tonkawa, Oklahoma
Ph: 580-628-2220 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


4 Fourth of July Celebration - Free swim at the Tonkawa Pool from 1-4pm. Horseshoe Tournament,

Volleyball Tournament, Harvest Walk at the Labyrinth, Decorated bicycle,

tricycle and 4-wheeler contest at 4th and Grand, Parade, Duck Derby,

Children's games, Tiny Tot and Mr. Muscle contest, Fireworks show begins at

dusk. Concessions open from 5:30-9 p.m.

Address: Blinn Park , Tonkawa, Oklahoma
Ph: 580-628-2220 (Always call and confirm events)


1 City Wide Garage Sale - City- Wide Garage Sale


1 Good Vibrations Car Show - Held in Blinn Park during the summer city wide garage sale.

Address: Blinn Park , Tonkawa, Oklahoma


26 Olde Tyme Christmas Celebration - This event kicks off the holiday shopping season with a giant tree lighting ceremony, parade, Dollar Days drawing and Santa's House. 5-7 p.m.

Address: Downtown , Tonkawa, Oklahoma
Ph: 580-628-2220 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

Attractions and Upcoming Events

McCarter Museum

In 1997, the Tonkawa Historical Society purchased a building in downtown Tonkawa to house a museum. Ideally located directly across from Centennial Park, the McCarter Museum of Tonkawa History was opened on July 4th, 1997. The innovative interior layout was designed to tell a series of "stories." Tonkawa, OK Museums

Centennial Marker

The Cherokee Strip Centennial Marker located in Centennial Park is dedicated to the people who loved the land and settled this area during the Cherokee Strip Land Run of 1893

Tonkawa, OK Memorials

Botanical Garden & Arboretum

Northern Oklahoma College (NOC) is one of the most recent affiliate gardens of the Oklahoma Botanical Garden and Arboretum. Since its establishment in 1901

Tonkawa, OK Arboretums

Things to do near Tonkawa, OK

Sibley Marker

Major George C. Sibley, Indain agent from Fort Osage, Missouri, was the first white man to view the Salt Flats. He led an exp...