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Big Heart Day in Barnsdall

Friday, May 25, 2018

to Sunday, May 27, 2018

Big Heart Day in Barnsdall is a time for everyone to get together to enjoy good food, entertainment and fun. This family event includes a fishing derby, games, arts and crafts, vendor booths, live music and a parade. Named after Chief Big Heart of the Osage Tribe, Big Heart Day is a citywide event.

Friday events include golf at Adams Golf Course in Bartlesville starting at 8 am with luncheon at 12:30 pm. Friday evening fun at Gilbert Fieldhouse in Barnsdall where you can enjoy Alumni Basketball games starting with the ladies at 7 pm and the men at 8 pm. Don't miss a movie under the stars with the showing of "Cars 3" at 9 pm in front of the Community Center, bring lawn chairs or blankets.

Saturday morning kicks off with a kids fishing tournament at the City Lake, all entrants will get a substantial prize. Enjoy a breakfast at the Assembly of God Church.

Always a favorite, the turtle races and frog jumping contest (bring your own Turtle/Frog) start at 9:15 am at 5th and Main, followed by the Bigheart Day Parade at 10:30 am. The youngsters can have a great time with sack races and a Hula Hoop contest at the Community Center immediately following the parade or about 11:30 am.

At noon, you can sit back, relax and enjoy the preliminaries for this year's Christian Music Talent Contest, with the final rounds of the contest on Saturday night at 8 pm.

Barnsdall will christen its new buffalo statues at 1:40 pm, At 2 pm the Basketball Shooting contest starts in the City Park and the Co-ed Softball game is at 3 pm at the high school softball field.

Chase & Missy Gipson Band from Fort Smith, AR., will start playing at 6:30 pm at 4th and Main, with the Christian Music Talent Contests Finals starting at 8 pm. Chase & Missy will return at about 8:45 pm and play until 9:45 pm when the evening concludes as the Big Heart Day annual fireworks display explodes to a fantastic patriotic music background, which will be topped off with a beautiful display of red hearts.

Sunday May 27th at 2 pm will be the American Legion Post 227 Memorial Day Service at the Ethel Reece West Cemetery.

Image representing the Big Heart Day in Barnsdall event in Bartlesville, OK
Location: Barnsdall Oklahoma
Where: Various locations (see description)
Barnsdall, OK 74002
Phone: 918-847-2202
When: 7:00 am. to 10:00 pm.
Friday, May 25, 2018