Festivals & Events in Tenkiller Lake Area
From Native American cultural celebrations to fishing tournaments, car shows and arts festivals, there are many festivals and events that make the Tenkiller Lake area extra special. Attend the Red Fern Festival to celebrate loyal hunting dogs in the tradition of the novel "Where the Red Fern Grows" from which a movie was created and filmed in Tahlequah and a nearby state park. Witness the stomp dance and learn more about Cherokee culture at the Cherokee National Holiday & Powwow. Join in the fun at Christmas parades, 4th of July fireworks and fall festivals.