Entertainment & Family Fun

Block Party

6pm – 10pm

Friday Night Block Party

We're having a Block Party Friday Night! 

On Friday night, the Boys and Girls Club talent show will begin at 6 p.m. on the main stage. There will be food trucks, kids' activities, and live music featuring Reverse Reaction. The band will begin at 7pm on the main stage. Friday night will be full of fun for the whole family!

Reverse Reaction Band


On stage at 7pm

Reverse Reaction

We are very excited about Reverse Reaction's performance at 7 p.m. on Friday on our main stage. There will be free kids' games and several amazing food trucks. Don't miss the fun!

A tallented band for your Friday night enjoyment.

Art in the Alley


Friday 11am-7pm

Saturday 9am-2 pm

Reverse Reaction

Art in the Alley - Let's Paint! - Join Tulsa Artist Rosemary Daughterty as she guides us in painting new large-format canvases for display in Vinita's Route 66 Breezeway. She will have everything ready to go for painters of all skill levels to leave their mark. Rosemary has designed five custom canvases of Vinita's most iconic Route 66 landmarks in a paint-by-number format, just like those of Tulsa's skyline from her Midnight Art Factory. We hope you can join us for this free, fun, and easy activity with your family and friends.
Broken Aces

Saturday Night the Fun Continues

The party continues on Saturday night at the American Legion as Broken Aces Band takes the stage from 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm with no cover charge. 

Saturday night at the American Legion

Food Truck Row

Friday,  6-10 pm

Saturday,  9 am-1 pm

Food Truck Row

Fair food, gourmet treats, and festival favorites –  there will be something yummy for everyone’s delight at Food Truck Row near Center Stage

Balloon man

Friday 6-10 pm

Saturday 9am -1 am

Kids Zone Activities

There will be lots of fun for children and families near Food Truck Row and Center Stage with a variety of free family activities contests, games, face painting, and a balloon artist.

Featured Saturday activities 9am-1pm:
Bicycle safety demonstration, decorating contest, and parade
Gym Dandies gymnastics exhibition
Fire safety demonstration
Power Wheels Parade & Show
Chalk the Block sidewalk chalk contest
Par 66 Mini-Golf
Hot Wheels Collectors Show and Races




Eastern Trails Museum


Open 10:00 AM-2:00 PM

Eastern Trails Museum Open House

Eastern Trails Museum is hosting an Open House during the festival. Enjoy exploring  the history local Cherokee influence, military history, ranching, mercantile, homecraft, rural schools, arrowheads, tools, antique toys, Route 66 images, and more.

The museum will offer free bottled water and cookies for everyone. Boys and girls are welcome to choose from a collection of push-back toy cars to take home.

Guided or self-guided tours are available from 10 am to 2 pm.


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Explore Vinita

Beat the afternoon heat by heading indoors or to the water to explore some of
Vinita’s unique attractions and recreational spaces:


  • Anna Mitchell Cherokee Heritage and Welcome Center – East of Vinita at I-44
    Route 66
  • Attucks School – 346 S. 4th St. Vinita, OK 74301
  • Center Theater – 124 S. Wilson St. Vinita, OK 74301
  • Eastern Trails Museum – 215 E. Illinois Ave. Vinita, OK 74301
  • Vinita Splash Pad @ South Park behind Fire Station – 202 W. Canadian Ave Vinita, OK 74301
  • Vinita Public Pool @ North Park – 301 W. Tahlequah Ave Vinita, OK 74301
  • Vinita Lake Park – 23481 S. 4429 Rd. Vinita, OK 74301 (no swimming but abundant shade and relaxing views)