21st year of Bixby Rotary BBQ ‘n Blues
May 6th at 5 pm- May 7th at 11 pm
Washington Irving Memorial Park
137th & S. Memorial Dr.
The Bixby Rotary Club welcomes the 21st annual Bixby BBQ and Blues festival, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, May 5th - 7th, to Washington Irving Park just north of the Arkansas River on south Memorial Drive in Bixby, Oklahoma. This premiere competition has 75 teams from Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, and Texas competing for the Grand Champion of BBQ and People’s Choice Awards. Teams can register at www.bixbyrotarybbq.com The Bixby BBQ and Blues festival is a 3-day family-friendly event this year. Over 50 retail vendors will be displaying and selling their goods and services. A kid's zone will feature slides and inflatables. In addition to the BBQ, there will be a food court with vendors selling BBQ, hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy, beer, soft drinks and so much more.
Bixby Freedom Celebration
July 1st, 2022
At Bentley Park Sports Complex
8505 E 148th St S, Bixby, OK 74008
Hosted by The Bridge Church
The 8th Annual Bixby Freedom Celebration is a free, community-wide event, full of patriotism and family-friendly fun. You will find a variety of food vendors, representation of several military branches, and much more. A patriotic program will incorporate a public swearing-in ceremony of new military recruits at 8:45 pm. The 2022 Bixby Freedom Celebration is expected to bring in at least 20,000 attendees. 918.394.4330
Kids Fish Derby hosted by Bixby Optimist Club
Saturday, May 14th
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lake Bixhoma in Bixby OK
FREE to attend
Kids ages 2-15 can enter the competition by age group (2-5, 6-11, and 12-15). There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes awarded for each age group. Don’t worry if you don’t know how to fish, there will be someone there to help you learn!
Bring your own poles & bait! Free hotdogs, drinks & t-shirts for those hungry kids that are competing for the biggest fish! Prizes and food are provided courtesy of local businesses and the Bixby Optimist Club members.
Smokin’ Pig 5k
May 7, 2022
Charley Young Park - 50 W Dawes Ave, Bixby, OK 74008
Proceeds go to Bixby Outreach Center
The race begins at 8:30 am
All proceeds from the race go back to the Bixby Outreach Center to help support our summer meals program for kids. Many kids rely on free and reduced lunch throughout the school year but when school's out, they don't have access to food during the day. Help us feed local kids in need and run with a cause!
All athletes will enjoy:
Post-race refreshments at Charley Young Event Park
Bixby Grad Parade
May 8, 2022
Leave HS, Riverview Dr, E151st St, S Mingo to circle back to HS
Alzheimer's Support Group
Monday, May 16, 2022
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Evergreen Baptist Church
10301 East 111th St. South. Bixby, OK 74008
Call 918-645-7853 to RSVP
Build a support system with people who understand. Alzheimer's Association support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family, and friends of persons with dementia to Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions, talk through issues and ways of coping, share feelings, needs, and concerns, and learn about community resources.
Food Truck for Kids
May 19, 2022 | 5:00 - 8:00 PM
50 West Dawes Avenue, Bixby, OK 74008
The Food Trucks for Kids series is a Community event fundraiser for the Bixby Outreach Center s Summer Meals for Kids Program. The featured food trucks and vendors give a portion of their sales back to the BOC to help ensure children in the community receive breakfast, lunch, and snacks throughout the summer months...
Green Corn Festival
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2022 Saturday, Jun 25, 2022
Saturday- Parade starts at 9 am, all-day events otherwise
Charley Young Park
Vendors, Carnival, Games, Races, Egg Toss, Music; Free Admission
Literary Ladies of Bixby Book Club
Wednesday, June 29: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bixby Library - Meeting Room
ADULTS: BOOK REVIEW OR DISCUSSION ADULT SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Read “The Newcomer'' by Mary Kay Andrews and join us for a lively discussion. Copies are available to check out at the Bixby Library or as an ebook.
Parents Night Out
May 13, 2022
E 119th Dr. Bixby OK 74008
Bring your children to Bridge Kids and go grab dinner! Childcare is open for kids birth-23 months. Children 2-10 years will get to enjoy "Mobile Adventures" from Safari Joes H2O petting zoo! We will be serving cheese pizza before the festivities begin! This event is FREE and only requires registration!
Kanakuk Day Camp
The Bridge Bixby
7731 E 119th Dr. Bixby OK 74008
July 18, 9:00am - July 22, 2022 4:00pm
Kanakuk's KampOUT! is a 5-Day traveling day camp experience for Kamper's ages 5-12 featuring the excitement of kanakuk experience in locations across America. Exclusive Bridge Family Registration is open until March 31! Email eat0@eau0eav0eaw0 for a personal registration link!
Ladies Game Night
May 6, 2022
13201 S Memorial Dr. Bixby OK 74008
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