In observance of Memorial Day, The Tahlequah Area Chamber of Commerce office will be closed Monday, May 28 as we remember those who sacrificed their lives for our beautiful country. We recognize and join the Tahlequah community in remembering what their sacrifice truly means for us each and every day.
Memorial Day decoration for the Tahlequah City Cemetery will be May 25-27 throughout Memorial Day weekend.
The Falcon Floats Memorial Day Bash will take place at the Illinois River on Friday, May 25 at 9 p.m.
For more information, visit the Falcon Floats event on Facebook.
LIVE Music on Lake Tenkiller
Wade Quinton performs LIVE at Barnacle Bills this Memorial Day Weekend! Both Saturday and Sunday, May 26-27. Come join the fun on Lake Tenkiller's number one spot! For questions about this event, call (918)-706-1341.
Movies in the Park
This week's featured film is The Emoji Movie! Bring your friends, your kids, your spouse, or your dog - and chairs and blankets - and head on down to Norris Park this Saturday, May 26 for Movies in the Park. The screening begins at sundown.
Summer is finally here - the time for planning family vacations and making memories that will last a lifetime! Floating the Illinois River is a perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with your loved ones this summer. But before you head out with your kayak and cooler in hand, be sure to know the fundamentals of river safety.
For more information on where you can plan your summer river adventure, visit our Illinois River page for a full list of surrounding resorts and retreats.
If you are visiting Tahlequah over the next two weeks and are looking for something to be involved in, look no further! There are plenty of activities and events to jump right in to as the summer months start!
Saturday, May 12th, there will be a movie in Norris Park Downtown! The movie will be Despicable Me 3 starting at 7pm! After the movie there will be live music from the Indigos, performing at Blue Doors at Lake Tenkiller!
Saturday, May 19th, the Farmers Market will be out bright and early at 8am with all of their goodies! An amazing performance called Gospel Sing will be at the Cherokee Heritage Center from 1pm-6pm! And last but not least the Hunters Home will be having their third living Saturday.
Monday, May 14th, is the Tahlequah Beginner Metalsmith class at the Cherokee Arts Center from 6-9pm.
Tuesday - A new exhibit at the Cherokee Heritage Center, open from 9am - 5pm all week long, the exhibit is called Preserve and Protect! That night is another Beginner Metalsmith class at the Cherokee Arts Center where you will explore basic jewelry making skills!
As summer is opening up its doors, so will the businesses in Tahlequah!
Don’t forget that museums are opening on Mondays after Memorial Day weekend!
If you need more information about these events, please visit our website: http://www.tourtahlequah.com/events-calendar.html and follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TourTahlequah/