Festival General Information


Red Earth Festival  - June 8-10, 2018

Red Earth Festival is held each year at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City next to the Myriad Botanical Gardens at the intersection of Broadway and Sheridan

Experience what has been referred to as "America's Most Unique Parade" as hundreds of participants including tribal leaders, princesses, floats, Veterans Groups, and drum groups circle
the beautifully-landscaped Myriad Botanical Gardens to celebrate the opening of the Red Earth Festival in downtown Oklahoma City.

Art Market
Native artists travel from across the country to participate in the prestigious Red Earth Juried Art Market. Red Earth attracts America's best Native artists who fill the climate controlled Cox Convention Center Exhibition Hall in the heart of Oklahoma's Capitol City.

Pow Wow
The Red Earth Pow Wow, on Saturday and Sunday, features hundreds of dancers in full tribal regalia as the fill the Convention Center Arena during exciting competitions and exhibition dances.

The Festival expands outdoors to the Myriad Botanical Gardens with more activities, entertainment and food trucks.



At Red Earth, guests can sample the work of some of the nation’s most celebrated artists, with opportunities to purchase contemporary and traditional examples of beadwork, basketry, jewelry, pottery, sculpture, paintings, graphics and cultural items during the juried art show and market.

The Red Earth PowWow draws hundreds of dancers who gather to celebrate their cultures and heritage with the world. Guests can witness the exciting Grand Entry of Dancers Saturday and Sunday at Noon.

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For additional information contact Red Earth, Inc at (405) 427-5228 or become a friend of Red Earth on Facebook. Red Earth is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.


2018 Red Earth Festival

Plan your visit to the 2018 Red Earth Festival June 8-10 in downtown OKC. 

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