Category: Events & Entertainment | Issue: November 2019
Will Rogers Motion Picture Festival • Will Rogers Memorial Museum • October 30 - November 2 PRCA Xtreme Bulls • Claremore Expo Center • November 1-2 • Doors open at 6pm, Show starts at 7:30pm, seating is first come first serve, kids tickets available, ADA compliant seating Native American Festival • RSU Carolyn Taylor Center • November 2 • 10am-2pm Will Rogers Birthday Party • Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch • November 4 • 9am-10am Veteran's Day Parade • Will Rogers Boulevard • November 11 • 11:11am Flag Retirement • Claremore Expo Center Circle Drive • November 11 • 9:30 am Dickens on the Boulevard • Historic Downtown Claremore • November 22 & 23 • 6pm-10pm Pumpkin Festival at Shepherd's Cross • Tuesday-Saturday • 9am-6:30pm • Until November 9
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 is 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 is 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. If you are interested in booking an event at the Claremore Expo Center or renting the facility please call (918) 342-5357 for a customized quote. To see upcoming events and get more information, go to visitclaremore.org.