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2020 Signature Events

CANCELED: Tulsa 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
Caribbean Vibes - A Reggae Carnival
Fourth of July Watch Party
La Fiesta De Tulsa
Riverside Rib Festival
Tulsa Beer & Wine Festival
Oklahoma Tribal Celebration
Trucktoberfest
Tulsa in Harmony
Sweets & Treats on Spooky Street
Winter Wonderland

CANCELED: Tulsa 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

presented by Hardesty Family Foundation
May 16 & 17

As part of our continued commitment to the safety of our staff, volunteers and Park guests, all Gathering Place on-site programs and events are canceled through May 2020. We will continue to closely monitor this situation and follow the recommendations provided by the CDC and The City of Tulsa. Click HERE to view our full statement. 

Caribbean Vibes - A Reggae Carnival

June 26 & 27

Gathering Place is bringing the island state of mind to Tulsa with Caribbean Vibes – A Reggae Carnival! Catch tropical waves with a weekend packed full of live Caribbean music, dancing, food and more dancing. Enjoy a two-day celebration where reggae and calypso vibe together to create the ultimate carnival. Don’t miss two action-packed days of paradise at Caribbean Vibes only at Gathering Place!

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Fourth of July Watch Party

July 4

Gathering Place is again adding a spark to a Tulsa tradition and teaming up with River Parks and Folds of Honor for FreedomFest presented by QuikTrip this Independence Day. Join us as we celebrate our national holiday honoring military veterans and their many contributions toward our country’s freedom. Come out for the ultimate fireworks watch party with the best seats in Tulsa as we enjoy the annual Folds of Honor Freedomfest presented by QuikTrip.

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La Fiesta de Tulsa

July 24 & 25

Celebrate the Latin and Hispanic cultures in our community with La Fiesta de Tulsa at Gathering Place! This annual, fan-favorite festival will bring Latin cultures together for two unforgettable nights filled with Latin food and drinks, crafts, live performances and a very special art display. Don’t miss out on the most festive fiesta in the region at La Fiesta de Tulsa!

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Riverside Rib Festival

August 15

Gathering Place is grilling-up a new barbeque tradition in Tulsa! Riverside Rib Festival is a day of grilling, chilling and tasting some of the top BBQ in the region! With live country music, local brews and blazing barbeque, there’s something for everyone at Riverside Rib Festival! 

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Tulsa Beer & Wine Festival

September 12

Get wined and dined at the second annual Tulsa Beer & Wine Festival at Gathering Place. Stroll through our themed, floral realms and treat your taste buds to exquisite food pairings with local and national craft beers and exotic wines. Glean useful culinary tips from master chefs and expert wine vintners. Enjoy food sampling from some of your favorite local restaurants, as you get serenaded by string musicians with nonstop live entertainment while viewing exotic cars throughout the Park. Tulsa Beer & Wine Festival will be top of your list of not to be missed annual events! Tickets for tastings will be available for purchase. 

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Oklahoma Tribal Celebration

September 26

Oklahoma Tribal Celebration was one of the region’s largest and most comprehensive Native American festivals in 2019. Gathering Place is bringing this native arts and culture festival back again this fall to honor and celebrate Oklahoma tribal nations. Oklahoma Tribal Celebration is a proud expression of music, dance, art, food and fashion; where participating Native American tribes will have the opportunity to share their story and speak of their cultural legacy in various realms throughout the Park. This regional festival will honor the Native American tribal nations in an Oklahoma Tribal Celebration unlike anything before!

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Trucktoberfest

presented by Bob Hurley RV
October 17 & 18

Calling all food truck fanatics: Gathering Place is bringing the top food trucks in Tulsa back again for a two-day festival feast! Trucktoberfest presented by Bob Hurley RV is a culinary explosion of every type of food prepared on wheels. Venture from truck to truck and taste unique cuisines locally prepared with international flair. Bring your appetite and taste some of the most delicious food trucks around, all in one location. Roll into Gathering Place for one of the largest food truck events in the Oklahoma – Trucktoberfest!

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Tulsa in Harmony

October 24

Tulsa in Harmony is back again! This congregation of gospel recording artists and community choirs will lend their voices in one accord. They sing of their hopes and their faith and aspirations of a more unified community and a more unified Tulsa. This is an inspirational evening of music and dance where local and nationally acclaimed Gospel singers gather together in one place to share their love of music and gift of harmony at Gathering Place. 

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Sweets & Treats on Spooky Street

presented by U.S. Cellular
October 30 & 31

No tricks, just treats! Gathering Place is casting a spell for all not-so-scary ghosts and ghouls to make their way to the Park for Sweets and Treats on Spooky Street presented by U.S. Cellular. Don’t miss a kid-friendly, family trick-or-treating experience that’s a real scream. With fun games, costume contests, live entertainment and so much more, this two-night Halloween celebration will be a monster mash of memories!

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Winter Wonderland

presented by American Airlines
December - January 3

Gathering Place will once again transform into a Winter Wonderland, but this year’s event will have new surprises and features that spread holiday cheer across the entire Park! Enjoy a ride on the Winter Wonderland Express and explore thousands of twinkling lights turning the five-acre Adventure Playground into a festive holiday village. Don’t forget to capture a holiday family photo with Santa Claus by the fireplace! With special performances and carolers, a holiday market, festive food and drinks, as well as some exciting new plans tucked in our sleigh, Winter Wonderland presented by American Airlines will create holiday traditions and memories for the whole family only at Gathering Place!

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