Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame & Museum
After several years of fundraising and building the collection, the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame & Museum opened its doors into the newly renovated Frisco Freight Depot.
Symphony in the Park
Like your outdoor fun a little more down and dirty? Then go to, or even take part in, the Muskogee County Council of Youth Services and Women In Safe Homes' annual Muskogee Three Forks Harbor Mud Volleyball Tournament. Contestants battle in two feet of mud!
River Rumba Regatta
And while you’re near the water, don’t miss the annual River Rumba Regatta, where you can build a cardboard boat to race by yourself or with a team in several different categories.
Castle of Muskogee
Every May the Castle of Muskogee goes back in time for the Oklahoma Renaissance Festival
, a salute to all things English and medieval. The castle also plays host to the
Haunted Castle and Castle Christmas
, with multiple family-friendly events.
National Soul Food Cook-Off
The National Soul Food Cook-Off pits cooks against each other to whip up everything from sweet potato pie to macaroni and cheese, and has become the go-to event for people in search of some serious comfort food.
Chili & BBQ Cook-Off
If soul food’s not your thing, then swing by the Muskogee Exchange Club’s Chili & BBQ Cook-Off. After 33 years, they’re still handing out blue ribbons for spicy entrees, plus there’s a kid zone and other activities for the whole family.
Flying Fez Wine-Tasting Festival
There’s even more fun to be had at the Flying Fez Wine-Tasting Festival, put on every February by the Bedouin Shrine Flying Fez unit. More than a dozen Oklahoma wineries compete for top honors.
Art Under the Oaks
Need some art to go with that wine? Head toward the Art Under the Oaks Market and Festival, which is held at the Five Civilized Tribes Museum. The show focuses on the cultural, useful artwork of the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee (Creek) and Seminole tribes.
Bare Bones International Film Festival
For even more visual excitement, don’t miss the Bare Bones International Film Festival, which as been hailed by such publications as Moviemaker
For even more seasonal events in Muskogee, check out the Visit Muskogee Website here: Muskogee Seasonal Events