Who We Are
We are a diverse group of friends who share a combined passion for Vinita and Route 66. Our mission is to increase the profile of Route 66 in our community by making enhancements along the Mother Road, invigorate community spirit by hosting events to gather together and celebrate our place along the famed and historic highway, and invest resources into local businesses and attractions along America's Main Street.
What We Do
We organize the annual Vinita Route 66 Festival held every year on Father's Day weekend, promote our local businesses and community assets, work with city and civic leaders on beautification and fixed asset projects, and are planning an improvement project to be installed for the 100th Anniversary of Route 66 in 2026.
We Want You!
We invite you to join us in our mission, there are several ways you can get involved: Become a member; Shop local and support our business members and sponsors; Join us at an event as a participant, vendor, or volunteer; Send us your thoughts, ideas, or suggestions; Make a financial contribution toward an improvement project; Like and follow us on Facebook
Vinita Friends of Route 66, P.O. Box 941, Vinita, OK 74301