Special Events in Tulsa

National Appaloosa Horse Show
The National Appaloosa Horse Show is an event that occurs each year in Tulsa, Oklahoma, around the month of July. It includes such events as the World Championship Appaloosa Youth Horse Show and a variety of shows that judge cattle and horses. It is a chance for the young people who are part of the Appaloosa Horse Club to show what they have learned in the way of presenting show horses and understanding the basics of being involved in a full livestock show.

Tulsa Music Festival
The free Tulsa Music Festival is full arts festival that features the music of Oklahoma artists. There is an emphasis put on artists from Tulsa, but you will get a wide variety of Oklahoma grown music at this festival. It is also a chance for other local artists to show off their work and present their own interpretations of what it means to live in Oklahoma. This is a free festival that brings in visitors from all over the country.

Home and Garden Expo of Oklahoma
The Home and Garden Expo of Oklahoma is held each year in Tulsa, and the event continues to grow. The show features creative vendors from all over Oklahoma that present a variety of home decorating ideas for the interior and exterior of the home. When you visit this expo, you will see the latest innovations in home landscaping put side by side with some of the more unique ideas in interior design. This is a free event.

Ariat Tulsa Reining Classic
If you are looking for something that is not often seen outside of the state of Oklahoma, then check out the annual Ariat Tulsa Reining Classic. This is a horse show unlike any other horse show you have ever seen. It is a full week of horse shows, riding competitions, reining horse clinics and a chance for horse racing fans to meet the people who are working to make reining horse events more popular throughout Tulsa and the entire state of Oklahoma.

People who enjoy live theater in the Tulsa area need to check out the SummerStage Tulsa event. This is an ongoing summer event that presents classic and contemporary live stage productions featuring local Oklahoma talent. It is an event that has been taking place since the 1980s and has grown to feature over 40 live productions, seminars and other events. It is the kind of event that will offer entertainment for the entire family.