CALENDAR

Jul
6
Fri
BLACKBERRY FESTIVAL @ McLoud High School Athletic Complex
Jul 6 – Jul 7 all-day

The McLoud Blackberry Festival, which began in the 1940s, is one of the oldest continual festivals in the state of Oklahoma. Originally, the festival combined the celebration of the annual blackberry harvest with a town picnic, but now it has grown into a larger event that showcases the community each and every year.

TERRY DON WEST BULL RIDING SCHOOL @ 31965 Arbeka Rd. Henryetta, OK 74437
Jul 6 – Jul 29 all-day

Learn the art of bull riding from a seasoned professional and world champion operating out of Henryetta. During three-day bull riding courses at Terry Don West Bull Riding School, PRCA World Champion Terry Don West will pass along priceless tips and bits of wisdom collected over his 25-year bull riding career. Aspiring bull riders can learn the basics, sharpen their skills and correct bad habits with the help of this Bull Riding Hall of Fame bull rider. Visit www.terrydonwest.com for additional information.

Jul
8
Sun
INTERNATIONAL FINALS YOUTH RODEO @ Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center
Jul 8 – Jul 13 all-day

The International Finals Youth Rodeo, held at the Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center in Shawnee, is the ultimate rodeo event for up-and-coming cowboys and cowgirls. This six-day event features two performances each day by contestants from all over the United States.  Bring the whole family out to watch this exciting youth rodeo that includes barrel racing, pole bending, breakaway roping, goat tying, team roping, calf roping, steer wrestling, bull riding, saddle bronc riding and bareback riding. Visit www.ifyr.com for more information.

Jul
11
Wed
SOLA SALE @ Sola Livestock Market
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am

Come on out every Wednesday at 9 a.m., where we will be selling calves, yearlings, bulls, pairs and cows. For additional information, visit www.solallc.com or call 580-436-5033.

Jul
18
Wed
TULSA COUNTY FREE FAIR @ Tulsa Fairgrounds
Jul 18 – Jul 20 all-day

The Tulsa County Free Fair comes to the Exchange Center at the Tulsa Fairgrounds. This event is open to the public and features 4-H and community exhibits as well as learning events and competitions. On Friday night, the Tulsa County 4-H holds the Festival of Fun with entertainment for the entire family.

SOLA SALE @ Sola Livestock Market
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am

Come on out every Wednesday at 9 a.m., where we will be selling calves, yearlings, bulls, pairs and cows. For additional information, visit www.solallc.com or call 580-436-5033.

Jul
19
Thu
PORTER PEACH FESTIVAL @ Downtown Porter
Jul 19 – Jul 21 all-day

The Porter Peach Festival celebrates the area crop of peaches with a myriad of activities and events perfect for a bright summer day with the family. Purchase or pick peaches at nearby orchards, or head to Porter’s downtown Main Street for arts and crafts, games, live music and a wide variety of fair food. For additional information, visit www.porterpeachfestivals.com.

Jul
21
Sat
YOUTH NATIONAL ARABIAN & HALF-ARABIAN CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW @ Oklahoma State Fair Park
Jul 21 – Jul 28 all-day

The Youth National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show, held annually at the Oklahoma City Fairgrounds, is one of the most prestigious Arabian horse shows in North America. Held in the Jim Norick Arena, this week-long show will feature Arabian, Half-Arabian and Anglo-Arabian horses, as well as both amateur and professional riders. For more information or to schedule a tour, visit www.arabianhorses.org/ynl.

Jul
23
Mon
AMERICAN BUCKSKIN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW @ Tulsa Expo Square
Jul 23 – Jul 28 all-day

The American Buckskin Registry Association is holding the annual World Championship Show at Tulsa Expo Square. All classes of riders compete in keyhole, showmanship, riding, horsemanship, barrel racing, pole bending and reining. Three sets of American Buckskin Registry Points are up for grabs during these triple-judged equestrian events. The World Championship Show is the premiere event for buckskins, duns, red duns and grullas.

Jul
25
Wed
SOLA SALE @ Sola Livestock Market
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am

Come on out every Wednesday at 9 a.m., where we will be selling calves, yearlings, bulls, pairs and cows. For additional information, visit www.solallc.com or call 580-436-5033.