East Stage Schedule

10 a.m.
Opening Ceremony
Chickasaw Nation Dance Troupe

10:30 a.m.
Emily Rhynes

11:15 a.m.
Tone Gyah Dae

TJ Todd band

12:45 P.m.
Bluez Boyz

1:30 P.m.
Justin Logan

2:15 P.m.
The Redmen Blues Band

3:00 P.m.
Isaac McClung

3:45 P.m.
High Water Gamble

5 P.m.
Lil Mike & Funny Bone
Meet & greet with Lil Mike & Funny Bone following their performance.

Dance Demonstration Area

10 a.m. (East Stage), 12:15 P.m., 2:20 P.m.
Chickasaw Nation Dance Troupe

10:45 a.m., 12:45 P.m., 3:15 P.m.
Pueblo Enchantment Dancers

11:15 a.m., 1:15 P.m., 4:00 P.m.
Grey Snow Dance Troupe

11:45 A.m., 1:45 P.m., 4:30 P.m. (East Stage)
Mitotiliztli Yaoyollohtli Aztec Dancers


The Artesian Arts Festival is located on West Muscogee Avenue between the Artesian Hotel and Casino and the Chickasaw Visitor Center, approximately 12 miles east of I-35, off exit 55.



Shuttles will run throughout the day from the three designated free parking areas in Sulphur. The last shuttle going to the Chickasaw Cultural Center will depart at 4:30 p.m. and the last shuttle going to the football field and Flower Park will depart at 6:30 p.m.

Chickasaw Cultural Center
867 Cooper Memorial Drive


Flower Park
Chickasaw National Recreation Area
West Broadway Avenue


Sulphur School District football field
West Wynnewood Avenue



What is the price of admission?

The Artesian Arts Festival is free and open to the public.

What are the festival hours?

The Artesian Arts Festival is 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, April 22, 2023.

What items are prohibited?

For safety, no glass items, controlled substances, alcohol, pets, tobacco products or weapons of any kind are permitted in the festival.

What is the plan for inclement weather?

The Artesian Arts Festival will continue rain or shine. If severe weather is imminent, attendees will be directed to shelter nearby.

What is the policy for masking and responsible distancing?

For current COVID-19 policies, please check COVID-19 | Chickasaw Nation.

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