Memorial Day Events in Oklahoma City
If you want to celebrate Memorial Day a little differently than the usual picnic or barbecue, we’re here to help. Here are some Memorial Day events that you can enjoy on your day off in Oklahoma City.
45th Infantry Division Museum’s Memorial Day Ceremony
Here, you can pay tribute to veterans and those who lost their lives in the war. There will be lots of patriotism going on, like a helicopter flyover and massing of the colors.
Annual Chuck Wagon Gathering
This takes place at the National Cowboy & Heritage Museum and celebrates Memorial Day with live entertainment, wagon rides, rope-making, and plenty of yummy eats.
Paseo Arts Festival
The festival runs every year during Memorial Day weekend. Eighty-plus artists will have their art on display, and there’s pretty much everything, from pottery to painting to crafts to jewelry.
Are you part of the military? On Memorial Day, all active duty military members and their families can get free admission to the following places:
Oklahoma History Center
Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
National cowboy and Western Heritage Museum
OKC Museum of Art
Gaylord Pickens Oklahoma Heritage Museum
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art