Labor Day Festival

Labor Day Festival

Friday, Sep 2, 2022 · 10AM - Sunday, Sep 4, 2022 · 10PM

The Choctaw people have gathered on the grounds of the Choctaw Capitol for many years during the Labor Day weekend to celebrate family, fellowship together and to honor Choctaw traditions. Enjoy cultural events like stickball games and the princess contest, concerts, arts and crafts, a free 5k run and much more!

Schedule of Events

7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Cafeteria hours
8 a.m. – 9 a.m. Corn Hole Check In, Red Warrior Park
8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Capitol Museum hours (gift shop closes 30 min. early)
8 a.m. – 10 p.m. Icehouse hours
8 a.m. – 11 p.m. RV/Tent Gate hours
9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Elder Chair Volleyball Tournament, Healthy Living Tent
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Youth Crafts, Playground
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mobile Library, Playground
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Corn Hole Tournament, Red Warrior Park
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Education Tent hours
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Choctaw Village activities
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Going Green Tent hours
10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Arts and Crafts Building hours
10 a.m. – 10 p.m. General Store
10 a.m. Choctaw Social Dance Class, Capitol Lawn
10:30 a.m. Choctaw Chanting Class, Capitol Lawn
Noon – 5 p.m. Quilt entries
Noon – 6 p.m. Information Tent hours
Noon – 6 p.m. CDIB/Membership hours
Noon – 6 p.m. Voter Registration hours
1 p.m. Wristband Drawing, Education Tent
1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Chahta Cab
1 p.m. – 5 p.m. 5K Early Check-In
2 p.m. Gourd Dancing, Capitol Lawn
4 p.m. Princess Pageant Reception, Cafeteria
4 p.m. Art Show Reception, Museum
5 p.m. Stickball Tournament, Stickball Field
5 p.m. Youth Physical Fitness Challenge Registration, Council Lawn
5 p.m. Choctaw Nation Official Ceremonies
6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Princess Pageant
6 p.m. Youth Physical Fitness Challenge, Council Lawn
6 p.m. Gourd Dancing, Capitol Lawn

Schedule is subject to change

7 a.m. 5k Race begins and ends at Capitol Museum
7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Cafeteria hours
8 a.m. Fittest Warrior Registration, Council Lawn
8 a.m. Fast-Pitch Tournament continues
8 a.m. Bow Shoot (Youth), Choctaw Village
8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Co-Ed Volleyball Check-In
8 a.m. – 10 p.m. Icehouse hours
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. War Hoops Check-In
9 a.m. – 11 p.m. RV/Tent Gate hours
9 a.m. Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament
9 a.m. Horseshoe Tournament
9 a.m. Fittest Warrior, Council Lawn
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Youth Crafts, Playground
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mobile Library, Playground
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Quilt Show
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Education Tent hours
9:45 a.m. Terrapin Race Registration, Playground
10 a.m. War Hoops, 3-on-3 Tournament
10 a.m. Noon ~ Buffalo Tours, load bus at Capitol Museum
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Choctaw Village Activities
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Going Green Tent hours
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Greenhouse Tours
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Information Tent
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Capitol Museum hours (gift shop closes 30 min. early)
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Choctaw Nation Art Show, Capitol Museum
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. CDIB/Membership hours
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Voter Registration (Tribal & State) hours
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Healthy Living Expo, Council Lawn
10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Arts and Crafts Building hours
10 a.m. – 10 p.m. General Store
10:30 a.m. Terrapin Races, Playground
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Chahta Children’s Games
11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Chahta Cab
Noon – Midnight Carnival
1 p.m. Wristband Drawing, Education Tent
3 p.m. Tough Tough Registration, Council Lawn
4 p.m. Tough Tough Contest, Council Lawn
4 p.m. Rock your Native Vote (Mike Bone), amphitheater
5 p.m. Stickball Tournament, Stickball Field
6 p.m. Choctaw Artist Jeremy Rowe, amphitheater
7 p.m. Choctaw Artist Braiden Williams, amphitheater
7 p.m. Fast-Pitch Tournament, Red Warrior Park
8 p.m. Choctaw Artist Jerry Tims, amphitheater
9 p.m. Clint Black, amphitheater

Schedule is subject to change

7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Cafeteria hours
8 a.m. Bow Shoot (Adult), Choctaw Village
8 a.m. Fast-Pitch Tournament continues
8 a.m. – 10 p.m. Icehouse hours
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mobile Library, Playground
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Quilt Show (Pick up quilts following show)
10 a.m. Worship Services at Chapel
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Going Green Tent hours
10 a.m. – 8 p.m. RV/Tent Gate hours
10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Arts and Crafts Building hours
10 a.m. – 10 p.m. General Store
11 a.m. – Noon Domino/Checker Tournament Registration, Healthy Living Tent
Noon Gospel Singing begins at amphitheater
Noon – 3 p.m. Choctaw Village Activities
Noon – 2 p.m. Choctaw Nation Art Show, Capitol Museum
Noon – 4 p.m. Greenhouse Tours
Noon – 4:30 p.m. Capitol Museum hours (gift shop closes 30 min. early)
Noon – 6 p.m. Information Tent hours
Noon – 6 p.m. CDIB/Membership hours
Noon – 6 p.m. Voter Registration hours
Noon – 10:30 p.m. Carnival
1 p.m. Domino/Checker Tournament, Healthy Living Tent
1 p.m. School Supply Pick-up, Education Tent (while supplies last)
1 p.m. Wristband Drawing, Education Tent
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. Choctaw Code Talker Association Board Meeting, Council Chambers
2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Buffalo Tours, load bus at Capitol Museum
4 p.m. Choctaw Dancers, Capitol Lawn
5 p.m. Stickball Tournament, Stickball Field
5 p.m. Stickball Exhibition, Capitol Lawn
6 p.m. The Lefevre Quartet, amphitheater
7 p.m. The Martins, amphitheater
7 p.m. Traditional Choctaw Hymn Singing, Chapel
7:30 p.m. Championship Stickball Game, Stickball Field
8 p.m. Jason Crabb, amphitheater
9 p.m. We The Kingdom, amphitheater

Schedule is subject to change