LAWTON - Frontier Days: Step Into The Past will be hosted by the Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 1 to 5 p.m. The event will feature three local museums as each showcases unique and exciting exhibits, fine art within a true cultural experience from the southwest Oklahoma region and across the world.
The three local museums being featured are The Museum of the Great Plains, General Tommy Franks Leadership Mobile Museum and the Comanche National Museum. Each of the museums offers a unique background that contributes to the local arts and culture community. Frontier Days: A Step Into The Past is a free community event and open to the general public.
Each museum is designed to allow participants to engage through interactive displays and learn about the historical aspects of the presentations. In addition to the tours taking place at each museum, participants will also experience an authentic chuck wagon, a local staple Mattie Beal re-enactment, live performance from flute player Myron Beeson, archery display, Indian City exhibit, Lawton Rocks Find & Keep set up and so much more.
BUFFALO BURGER COOKOUT
This years’ Frontier Days will also include a Buffalo Burger cookout for all participants. These will be free for a limited time only and while supplies last.
HOLIDAY IN THE PARK ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARADE
Following the Frontier Days: Step Into The Past, participants are encouraged to attend the Holiday in the Park Annual Christmas Parade located at Elmer Thomas Park, which will begin shortly after 5 pm.
ABOUT LAWTON FORT SILL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce is a strong, action-oriented organization. Over 900 investors work through the Chamber to advance economic growth. The Chamber asserts a leadership role in the development of increased business and tourism opportunities, the unification of our military and business community, the advancement of a pro-business legislative agenda, and in the promotion of community enrichment.