Category: Events & Entertainment | Issue: June 2019
Celebrate! 50th Anniversary of the J.M. Davis Museum & 120th Anniversary of the Indian Women's Pocahontas Club. Schedule of Events • June 29, 2019 11:30 a.m. - Re-dedication of J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum. Michael Wallis, author and Route 66 historian, will be Master of Ceremonies and Dr. Bob Blackburn of the Oklahoma Historical Society will be speaking. The museum will also dedicate a time capsule. 12:00 p.m. - Indian Women's Pocahontas Club will host a BBQ lunch in conjunction with their 120th anniversary and the upgraded Pocahontas and Cooweescoowee District exhibit at the museum. 12:30 p.m. - Book release and signing of the 50th anniversary edition of the J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum.
The Claremore Expo Center is located in Oklahoma and has been open to the public since 1999. It is a wonderful venue which houses a wide variety of different events. Some of the most popular happenings at the center included equestrian events, dog shows, livestock auctions, trade shows, concerts, monster truck shows, motorcycle stunt shows, tractor pulls, bicycle competitions, graduations, and wedding receptions. In addition to such exciting one-time events, the Claremore Expo Center was also home to the RSU Hillcat basketball team. All the top players practice, play, and meet and greet with fans there. Also, the Rogers County Spring Livestock Show was hosted there each year. Other annual or semi-annual events that took place at the expo center included the Green Country Classic Ranch Rodeo, the Rogers County Fall Free Fair, the Green Country Hunt and Tackle Show, and the Blue Grass and Chili Festival. The center was an expansive 150,000 square feet of space , making for ample room for even the most elaborate conventions, weddings, seminars, meetings, and more. There is also a large parking area and a special place for 44 RV parking, complete with a washer and dryer, shower and restroom facilities, and full pull through hook up. Guests could also enjoy the sparkling indoor pool any time of the year and the ADA compliant and fully equipped exercise facilities. Both residents of Claremore and visitors to the city alike are encouraged to check the event calendar for the expo center to see what’s going on; there’s always something to entertain any taste or interest. Convenient from almost anywhere in the state of Oklahoma, all guests have to do is to take 66 or 44 to Claremore and then follow highway 20 west to go right to the front gates of the Claremore Expo center. Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, you’re sure to have a blast at the center.