Native American Heritage Day

November 2, 2019

  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • 💲Free & open to the public

Join us for a celebration of Native American heritage as we honor the traditions and contributions of all Native people. 

Enjoy music from a variety of artists in the Kochcha' Aabiniili' Amphitheater. 

Visit the Chikasha Inchokka' Traditional Village for an array of cultural demonstrations and indigenous food samples such as roasted corn and Three Sisters Stew. Harvest fresh produce from the Spiral Garden and take home a mix of plants, courtesy of our horticulture department.

Savor tasty treats from the campus food truck or the Aaimpa' Cafe.

Participate in make-and-take crafts and shop 10% discounts on select retail in the Aachompa' Gift Shops.

Upcoming Events

  • 10:00AM

    See original portraits painted by world-renowned, Chickasaw artist Mike Larsen. This exhibition features 20 of the 48 original elder portraits.

    Noted by the award-winning Larsen as one of his...

    Dec. 1 2018 - Dec. 31 Portraits of Elders
  • 10:00AM

    The Chickasaw Cultural Center is pleased to partner with the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian to offer this new traveling exhibition to the Holisso: The Center for Study of...

    May. 3 - Nov. 18 Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation's Armed Forces
  • 10:00AM

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    May. 10 - Sep. 1 Aprons: Tying Together Chickasaw Kitchens