Festival of Trees

  • Exhibit open during daily business hours until 5 p.m.

  • 💲Free
    Open to the public

View the Festival of Trees on display in the Aapisa' Art Gallery from Saturday, Nov. 25, through Sunday, Dec. 31. In the spirit of Christmas, departments from across the Chickasaw Nation decorate a tree in accordance with the selected theme representing the services they provide to enhance the overall quality of life of Chickasaw people. Be sure to cast your vote for the best tree!

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