The Blog

  • Harry Potter



    I am probably the world's biggest Harry Potter fan. I grew up reading the series and watching the movies. I own all eight DVD's and cherish the books as well. I attended several midnight premiers and book releases…don't tell anyone, but there may or may not have been costumes involved.

    Unfortunately, I didn't jump on the Harry Potter bandwagon until after the first movie was released on DVD. Upon watching the first film, I immediately fell in love with JK Rowling's imaginary world.

    I never thought I'd be able to see the first Harry Potter film in a theater so you can imagine my delight...

  • Fall Fest 2013



    The Fall Festival might be my all-time favorite event at the Chickasaw Cultural Center.

    On Saturday, October 19, we celebrated the upcoming fall season! The day was filled with traditional Chickasaw activities and fun for the whole family!

    The gardening demonstrations were enjoyed by all! The kids loved getting their hands dirty in the garden!

    Of course, it isn't a fall festival without a pumpkin patch! We had more than 200 pumpkins!

    Roasted corn is a crowd favorite.

    I can’t think of a better way to spend a Saturday!

    For more information about our annual celebrations, visit our events page

  • Homeschool Day 2013



    This week, we were pleased to host Home School Day at the Chickasaw Cultural Center!

    We welcomed groups from all over the state for this day of fun!

    The day kicked off with special guided tours of the campus.

    Storytelling in the Traditional Council House is a regular activity here at the Cultural Center.

    It was a gorgeous day in the Living Village. The kids loved playing in the Summer and Winter homes!

    The kids loved participating in the stomp dance.

    Did you know we have special rates for groups? School groups can enjoy our special rate of $5 per person, that includes a guided tour of the...