Festivals

We have big plans for our new festival location in Hitchin Post Park to include building a new stage. Without your support and donations, we would not be able to make these festivals happen!

See our new stage design and make a donation here!

Festival donations can be made here!

 

Event Calendar

Medicine Park is an Oklahoma favorite and we would love to see you at one of our events!  We regularly host music festivals, parades, and Christmas events, to name a few.  Take a look at our calendar to find an event that’s perfect for you!  All of our events are free and open to the public. WE HAVE BIG PLANS TO MAKE THINGS EVEN BETTER FOR UPCOMING FESTIVALS. CHECK OUT OUR LINK HERE TO SEE OUR STAGE DESIGN.

List of Upcoming Events 2022

April Fools Mountain Bike Festival       April 1, 2, and 3, 2022

ParkStomp                                           March 18, 19, and 20, 2022

The Roots Ball                                     May 27, 28 and 29, 2022

Rock’n the Park                                   July 2, 3, and 4, 2022

The Blues Ball                                      September 2, 3 and 4, 2022

Artwalk and Flute Festival                    October 7, 8 and 9, 2022

Christmas Parade and Carnival           December 17, 2022

If you are a vendor and would like to apply to be a part of one of our upcoming events, contact our Vendor Coordinator: Yolonda Ramos 580-647-6740. Email forms to mpevents@medicinepark.com. Vendor applications must be approved before attending a festival. Vendors will begin to be accepted two months prior to each event.

Vendor form 2022 festivals

Artist Application Form for Art Walk and Flute Festival

Event Coordinator: Dwight Cope – Click here for contact info!

We are beyond grateful and want to say “Thank you!” to all of our sponsors who help us provide such amazing events!

Please click here for Sponsorship information!

Plunge Week

January 29 – February 5

This week-long event is a Winter Chautauqua designed for all ages and a variety of interests. It kicks off with the Polar Fiesta at El Sabores on January 29 at 6:30 PM and ends with the 24rd Annual Polar Bear Plunge on February 5 at 2:00 PM. There are many different events throughout town including live music, educational lectures, dance and theatrical performances, a high tea, family events and of course parties at the Tavern. To learn more and follow the action, find Medicine Park Plunge Week on Facebook.  Full schedule of events below!

24th Annual Polar Bear Plunge Week of Events!

January 29 – February 5

January 29 – 6:30 pm – Kickoff – Polar Fiesta – Chad’s El Sabores

January 31 – Monday –

10:00 am – Steve Enter – Refuge Trek

2:00 pm – Rainette Rowland- MP Aquarium – Feeding the zoo

7:00 pm – Mark, Larry, and Chad – Base Camp – The Trails

February 1 – Tuesday –

10:00 am – Ginny Sahler – A Blissful Body

2:00 pm – Dr. Rose Lepien – Event Center – A Happy Nervous System

7:00 pm – Tahlor Self – Event Center – Contemporary Prosthetics

February 2 – Wednesday –

10:00 am – Travis Komahcheet – Event Center – History of the Comanches

2:00 pm – Dr. Pat Gaffney – Event Center – Contemporary Genetics

7:00 pm – Cameron Jazz Band – Old Plantation – Jazz at the Park

February 3 – Thursday –

10:00 am – Ron Secoy and Friends – Old Plantation – Cowboy Poets

2:00 pm – Home Grown Pot Judging – The Healing Clinic

2:00 pm – Contemporary IT – Event Center – TBA

7:00 pm – Derelicts Report – Park Tavern

February 4 – Friday –

10:00 am – Terry Godfrey – Literature Reading of his books

2:00 pm – Colleen Meridon – Blue Eyed Coyote – Hi Tea

7:00 pm – Band at the Park Tavern

February 5 – Saturday – THE PLUNGE!

The 24th Annual Polar Bear Plunge is hosted by The Park Tavern. Liquid courage is available starting at 10:00 AM. All plungers should meet at the Tavern by 1:45 PM to participate in the parade to Bath Lake that starts at 2:00 PM. Costumes, weirdness and positive vibes strongly encouraged. Spectators are welcome and the party continues after the plunge. Bring your own towel!

Park Stomp

March 18, 19 and 20, 2022

Two days of the best jazzed-up version of hillbilly bluegrass music presented live on the Main Stage. Also that weekend, VW car show “V-dubs in the Park”.

April Fools Mountain Bike Festival

April 1 , 2, 3, 2022
Hosted by Mountain Bike Club Of The Wichitas
https://www.facebook.com/mountainbikeclubofthewichitas

Compete in all six events and earn a Fool’s Key. Rider with the most points wins Jester of the mountain. All riders must wear a helmet while on a bike.

Friday Night – April 1
FREE costume parade ride (bikes and golf carts) – anyone can participate, spectators very welcome!
Meet at Base Camp at 6:30 PM, line up starts at 7 PM, parade through town starts at 7:30 PM.
The ride ends at Hitching Post Park with a co-ed costume contest, and good times.
Golf carts can participate in the parade and costume contest.
No registration required.

Saturday – April 2
FREE downhill events all day. Shuttles start at Base Camp at 10 AM.
All participants must have a Strava and have it downloaded by 4:30PM.
Prizes will be awarded Saturday evening.

Sunday – April 3
The Fool’s Dozen XC Race. USAC cycling permits required.
On-site registration and permit sales start at 8 AM and will end 30 minutes before race start time. To prevent waiting in line, pre-register online at the link below.

Pre-Register Here

Thunder & Lightning In The Wichitas

April 22 – 25

Christian Motorcyclists Association
Bike Night Thursday, 6PM – McKenzie’s 206 NW Dearborn Ave. Lawton
Praise & Worship Services at CMA Tent in Medicine Park – Friday 7PM, Saturday 4PM, Sunday 8AM
Several rides to choose from each day
Memorial ride for Mike Talbott Friday at 10 AM
Fast Lane ride Saturday at 6PM
Rides start from CMA tent in Medicine Park
All bikers welcome
Non-CMA members attend free

Pre-register at the link below.

 

Pre-Register Here

The Roots Ball

May 27, 28 & 29, 2022

This event will feature live Americana/Roots music during the Memorial Day weekend.

Rock’n the Park

July 2, 3, 4, 2022

The Medicine Park Birthday celebration combined with a festival celebrating authentic American Rock music featuring regional and local performers.

The Blues Ball

September 2, 3, and 4, 2022

Our premier event that features live Blues music throughout town over the Labor Day weekend.

Artwalk/ Flute Festival

October 7, 8, and 9, 2022

A celebration of Native American flute playing and an Art Walk with a juried art show featuring regional and local artists of all kinds.