Youth Events and Activities

HALITO!

The Choctaw Nation Youth Events & Activities Department (YEA) offers a wide variety of activities, hosting over 40 events for Choctaw youth every year. From athletic clinics and STEAM camps to field trips to see your favorite NBA team play, YEA offers something for everyone. Through partnerships with college coaches, professors, and even NASA engineers, this department knows how to learn while having fun. Come join Youth Events & Activities for a year full of excitement and knowledge!

The Choctaw Nation holds true to our commitment to serve tribal members and support those in our communities. The continued safety and health of our tribal members, instructors, and support staff at our camps is a top priority. Please stay tuned for event updates due to safety concerns of COVID-19.

If you have questions, please feel free to call us at 800-522-6170 or email [email protected].

Athlete Bio form & Waiver form. (To be returned with event registrations.)

For more information and to register, please send the Waiver form to:
Chelsea Velasquez [email protected] (580-642-6882)

 


Futures of Football Showcase

MARCH 6, 2022   |   DURANT, OK

Bloomer Sullivan Gymnasium - Southeastern Oklahoma State University

  • Competitive high school athletes (grades 9-12).
  • Athletes will receive instruction and evaluation from regional college coaches.
  • Tribal members must provide a copy of tribal membership card.
  • Lunch will be provided.

Please complete the following forms and include a current headshot.
Submit to [email protected] prior to event.
Athlete Bio form & Waiver form.

Hayden McNutt [email protected] 580-642-7061

 


OKC Thunder Youth Field Trip

Event is only open to Choctaw Nation Tribal Members. The OKC Thunder will be playing the Golden State Warriors at the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City, OK. The game starts at 7:00pm, so we will be leaving the Choctaw Nation Headquarters (1802 Chukka Hina Dr, Durant, OK 74701) at 3:30pm. We can expect to return to the Choctaw Nation Headquarters at approximately 12:00am (midnight). Participants can expect a free dinner from the arena concession.

Oklahoma City Thunder versus Golden State Warriors
Monday, February 7th, 2022, at the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City

Registration has closed for this event.  All seats have been filled.
Limited seats to age groups 6th grade through 8th grade


2022 Schedule

SUMMER CAMPS

All camps are open to children ages 8-18 except for Golf and Wildlife (ages 10-18).

South Camp: Districts 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10  |  North Camp: Districts 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, 12
All camps will be located at Tvshka Homma unless otherwise noted.

Golf Camp locations:
South - Idabel Country Club, Idabel, OK.
North - Arrowhead State Park Golf Course, Canadian, OK.

Cultural Camp and Stickball Camp (both North and South) will be located at The Choctaw Cultural Center in Calera, OK.

Transportation is available for all Summer Camps except for basketball camps.

Wildlife Conservation (South) May 23-24
Wildlife Conservation (North) May 26-27
Stickball (South) May 31-June 1
Stickball (North) June 2-3
Softball (South) June 6-7
Softball (North) June 9-10
Baseball (South) June 13-14
Baseball (North) June 16-17
Cheer June 20-21
Football June 22-23
Golf (South) June 27-28
Golf (North) June 29-30
Cultural (South) July 5-6
Cultural (North) July 7-8
Basketball
      McAlester High School July 11-12
      Talihina High School July 14-15
      Panama High School July 18-19
      Wilburton High School July 21-22
      Broken Bow High School July 25-26
      Durant High School July 28-29

FUTURES SHOWCASES
Open to competitive athletes currently in grades 9-12. Athletes will receive instruction and evaluation from regional college coaches. All Showcases take place in Durant, OK
      Futures of Football March 6
      Futures of Basketball (boys & girls) September 18
      Futures of Softball Cancelled
      Futures of Baseball Cancelled
TECH IKBI CAMP
Open to children grades 6-8 interested in learning to program and code.
March 14-16
ART IKBI CAMP
Open to children ages 10-18 interested in developing their art skills.
March 17-18
NASA ASTRO CAMP TBA
DRONE CAMP
Open to children grades 7-12 interested in a hands-on learning experience with piloting drones.
TBA

Call 800-522-6170 or email us at [email protected].


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