District 9 singers Photo by Chris Jennings

The District 9 singers opened the Flag Day ceremonies at the headquarters office in Durant on Friday, October 15. The official Choctaw Flag Day was October 16, the date the Choctaw seal was adopted in 1860.

Celebrating inaugural Choctaw Flag Day

November 1, 2021

The Choctaw Nation celebrated the inaugural Choctaw Flag Day Oct. 16.

As part of the observance, everyone was invited to celebrate by flying the flag at their homes, businesses and on their vehicles. People worldwide participated using #ChoctawFlagDay.

Choctaw Nation Honor Guard
Photo by Chris Jennings

The Choctaw Nation Color Guard raised the Choctaw flag during the ceremony.

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