Oklahoma's Christmas and Holiday Event Guide!

From the Crystal Christmas in Woodward, OK on December 6th to the Chickasha Festival of Light on December 28th, this list of exciting holiday events and activities throughout the state of Oklahoma has something for everyone! Enjoy a parade, carnival, and even a 5K race before ringing in the New Year.

Crystal Christmas, Woodward, OK

December 6, 2023
Immerse yourself in a winter wonderland at Crystal Beach Park this December! Savor the two million lights and themed displays that will transform the park into a holiday spectacle. Enjoy Opening Night Celebration with its food trucks, fireworks, train and wagon rides, and live music. Discover more joyous surprises during the park's family nights, including pictures with Santa Claus and lighted train and wagon rides.

Yukon's Christmas in the Park, Yukon, OK

December 6, 2023 at 6:00pm
Visit the holiday wonderland of Yukon's Christmas in the Park! Experience over 5 million lights and 500 whimsical displays across two parks - Yukon City Park and Chisholm Trail Park. Don't miss the Santa Express Train Station, the character house and the three-story-tall animated Christmas tree at Yukon, OK's 2200 S. Holly Ave.

Main Street Christmas Parade Downtown Perry, Perry, OK

December 7, 2023 at 6:00pm
Come down to the Perry Courthouse Square Historic District for the Main Street Christmas Parade Downtown Perry! Enjoy an array of activities, including live reindeer, live penguins, and frozen characters. Take a ride on the Snow Tubing or listen to the Maroon Melody Makers. Get into the festive spirit!

Oklahoma City Polar Express Train Ride, Oklahoma City, OK

December 14, 2023 at 4:00pm
Embark on a magical holiday trip at Oklahoma Railway Museum on December 14, 2023. Guests will be transported on THE POLAR EXPRESS for a one-hour journey featuring hot chocolate and delicious Walker’s Shortbread, caroling, and a silver sleigh bell for each passenger. First Class passengers also receive a collectible THE POLAR EXPRESS ceramic mug.

Merry Mitchmas 5K and 10K, Edmond, OK

December 16, 2023 at 9:00am
Don't miss out on the opportunity to join in on the fun of the Merry Mitchmas 5K & 10K at Edmond Ice Rink! Strap on your running shoes and take in the beautiful winter views in Mitch Park during this scenic route. After the race, enjoy a free hot chocolate bar and the possibility of a visit from Santa!

Holiday in the Ark Festival, Hugo, OK

December 17, 2023 at 1:00pm
Come celebrate the holiday season at the Endangered Ark Foundation's 3rd Annual Holiday in the Ark Festival! Witness magical holiday themed lands, take memorable photos, feed and interact with elephants, and enjoy plenty of holiday treats. Don't miss this incredible event on December 17, 2023 at Endangered Ark Foundation, 2657 East 2070 Road.

Red Nose Run, Duncan, OK

December 22, 2023 at 9:00am
On December 22, 2023 come on down to the Simmons Center in Duncan, OK for the Red Nose Run! Choose to run a 5K, 10K, or a 1 mile Fun Run and enjoy the beautiful Heritage Trails. After your run, treat yourself to hot cocoa and sweet treats, and take home a t-shirt and swag bag. Medals will be awarded to the top runners!

A Christmas Carol, Tulsa, OK

December 23, 2023
Watch the beloved classic of "A Christmas Carol" at the John H. Williams Theatre - TPAC. American Theatre Company has been delighting Tulsa audiences for over 46 years with their original production which is proudly made in Oklahoma. Don't miss this special Tulsa tradition!

Christmas Parade and Carnival, Medicine Park, OK

December 23, 2023 at 10:00am
Come and join the festive spirit of the community at Medicine Park City Hall. Enjoy the Christmas Parade and the exciting Carnival that follows. Don't miss this once a year event happening on December 23, 2023 at 10:00am at Medicine Park City Hall!

Chickasha Festival of Light, Chickasha, OK

December 28, 2023 at 6:00pm
Experience the magical Chickasha Festival of Light at Chickasha Shannon Springs Park! Enjoy round trip rides to the festival from 100 W Chickasha Ave, ferris wheel and carousel rides, ice skating, carriage rides, camel rides and more. Delight in savory food truck park offerings and take home a lasting memory with professional Santa photos.

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