Summer Festivals at Lake Eufaula
Here comes the sun! Grab your calendar and pack your beach bag, it's time to celebrate summer in all its glory with one of these fun, local events at the lake!
Eufaula Heritage Days & Parade
May 25, 2019
Located at Posey Park in Eufaula, this festival offers a taste of the old west with live music, arts and crafts, a parade, food vendors, gunfight shows, genealogy events and more. Learn more about the event, here.
Golden Eagle Poker Run & Lifestyle Show
June 7-8, 2019
Test your luck for a chance to win $20,000 at Lake Eufaula's Golden Eagle Poker Run! As part of the celebration this year, the whole family will have a great time at the Lifestyle Show located at the Xtreme RV Resort Amphitheater. Grab a bite at the local food trucks and enjoy free snocones, popcorn for the kids and so much more! Learn more about the event, here.
Old Settlers Day
June 7-8, 2019
Another celebration of rural western heritage, the annual Old Settlers Day & Parade in Checotah is a fun day for the whole family. The day kicks off at 7 am at Methodist Church's Fellowship Hall with a pancake breakfast people wait all year for. From there, kids and adults alike will enjoy a carnival with rides, live music (by one of our favorites, Shiloh and Going For Broke), and antique cars and tractors on display, with arts and crafts, and food for everyone’s taste. The day winds down at 9 pm with a parade(wave at the Rodeo Queens!) and a street dance featuring live music. It’s the best kind of summer fun. Learn more about the event,here.
Ten Mile Long Garage Sale
June 15, 2019
One man's trash is another man's treasure and there is definitely some great treasure for the finding at this annual tradition in Longtown! Start early to find the best deals!
Lake Eufaula Summer Bash
June 22, 2019
Fishing, camping and fun! Lake Eufaula State Park is the perfect backdrop for celebrating summertime at the lake! There will be arts and crafts available at the nature center for little ones or rent a bicycle and enjoy a scenic, peaceful bike ride around the park! Learn more about the event, here.
July 4, 2019
Grab a blanket for the shore or drop anchor from your boat to enjoy the largest display of fireworks on Lake Eufaula! The 50th Annual Fireworks Spectacular is a wonderful tradition at the lake. Fireworks can be seen from land or water. Learn more about the event, here.
Gretchen Wilson Show
July 6, 2019
Muscogee (Creek) Nation Casinos and Xtreme RV Resort have put together an incredible show with Gretchen Wilson, Joe Diffie and Jessie G in concert at the Xtreme Amphitheater in Eufaula on Saturday July 6th at 8pm. Tickets are general admission and can be purchased for just $20 each. Gates will open at 6pm. Get your tickets, here.
Annual Whole Hawg Days
July 25-28, 2019
In it’s 35th year, the annual Whole Hawg Days is another Eufaula summer favorite! The carnival in Posey Park opens Friday evening, followed by traditional rodeo events, steer riding and motion busting in the Eufaula Round-Up Club Rodeo. Saturday offers arts and crafts vendors, a car show and of course, a "hawg" cook-off contest, and a parade at 7pm. You can learn more about the event, here.
Eufaula Indian Community Pow-wow
August 31-September 1, 2019
The annual Labor Day Pow Wow features Native American dancing and singing, both intertribal and contest pow wow dancing, arts and crafts vendors, food concessions and more! If you haven't experienced this Eufaula tradition, you are in for a treat for all the senses! Event is held at the Eastside Ballpark on Lake Eufaula. You can learn more about the event, here.