Celebration of Lights

  • 6-9 p.m. nightly (weather permitting)
    Nov. 25-Dec. 31

  • 💲Free
    Open to the public

Embrace the holiday season with a spectacular drive-thru light display at the Chickasaw Cultural Center’s Celebration of Lights. Free and open to the public, our spectacular drive-thru light extravaganza features dozens of displays with traditional Christmas themes. Beginning Nov. 25, the lights will be on every evening from 6 to 9 p.m. through Dec. 31, weather permitting. Treat yourself to a complimentary sweet treat and enjoy the beautiful Christmas light displays.

In observance of the Christmas Holiday, the Chickasaw Cultural Center campus will be closed Sunday, Dec. 24, through Tuesday, Dec. 26; however, the Celebration of Lights will still continue nightly from 6-9 p.m. The Chickasaw Cultural Center will reopen for regular business hours Wednesday, Dec. 27.

Upcoming Events

  • All Day

    Come explore the life of Mary “Te Ata” Thompson Fisher and her journey to become one of the greatest Native American performers of all time. View items owned and worn by Te Ata, as well as...

    Feb. 5 - Sep. 3 Te Ata Exhibit
  • 12:00PM

    2:00 p.m. Stomp Dance Demonstration 

    Anoli Theater
    12:30 p.m. Behind the Scenes (film)
    1:00 p.m. First Encounter (film) 
    2:30 p.m. We Shall Remain, Episode 3 (film)

    Aaimpa' Cafe

    Mar. 18 Sunday
  • 10:00AM

    On display in the Aaittafama' Room Mar. 19 through Sept. 3, this exhibit features New Mexico Pueblo pottery from the Keres language family pueblos (Acoma, Santa Ana, Cochiti, Santo Domingo, San...

    Mar. 19 - Sep. 3 Sculpting Cultures: Southeast and Southwest Native Pottery Exhibit