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Abernathy Boys Day Celebration, Pioneer Townsite, Sat, June 1st
The Tillman County Historical Society is working hard on plans for the next Abernathy Boys Celebration, which will be on Saturday, June 1st. This year Vintage Cars and Motorcycles Invited to attend the event. On that day, owners of vintage automobiles and motorcycles are invited to come to Frederick to show off their vehicles and recreate the spirit of adventure that marked the Abernathy era. The celebration will focus on cars and motorcycles from the early 1900s through the 1930s. Owners of all vehicles from the era are encouraged to participate in the fun, one-of-a-kind celebration. Special attractions that day will be Brush Automobiles and early Indian Motorcycles. The car display will begin at 10:00 a.m. and run through late afternoon, with a barbeque dinner, program and entertainment planned for that evening at the adjacent Pioneer Townsite Museum.
The Dinner will be served at 6pm, tickets are available now at the Chamber Office, the dinner will include BBQ, beans, chips and a drink. Tickets will be $8 for adults and only $5 for kids 12 and under.
Entertainment is being provided by the Frederick Arts Council, and will feature the Southwest Oklahoma Country Singers! The SWOCS are Walt Hoehne on guitar and as emcee,Gary Kellison rhythm guitar, Laverne Anderson vocal, Bill Jones guitar, Freddie Burnett, Harry Ray on harmonica. This is part of the "Concerts in the Park" Series, and is free and open to the public! The music will kick off at 6:30pm.
For more information, Visit www.tillmanokhistory.org
Food Vendors Needed for Abernathy Day
In conjunction with the Abernathy Day Celebration in Frederick on Saturday, June 1, 2013, the Frederick Chamber is seeking local food vendors to sell lunch items for those in attendance at the event. The food booth area will be west of the Tillman County Courthouse. Electricity will be available by request. Each 10'x10' food booth space will be $20. Full payment must be received by the Frederick Chamber to secure the spot, and to claim a food item. For more information, call the Frederick Chamber of Commerce at 580-335-2126.
DATES: Friday, June 7 & Saturday, June 8, 2013
LOCATION: IN COMMUNITIES ALONG HWY 82 & 287
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TO PARTICIPATE LOCALLY:
Frederick's City Wide garage sale will be on Saturday June 8th
.The usual yard sale fee will be waived for sales held on Saturday. Register your sale by calling the Chamber Office at 580-335-2126. Lists of sales will be posted on the chamber website and outside the Chamber office.
Concerts in the Park Returns in June!
These Free Concerts are sponsored by the Frederick Arts Council, and will be held at the Pioneer Townsite Museum, and begin at 7pm. Bring you lawn chair to enjoy! Saturday, June 8th will feature Vinson Orr and friends, and then on June 15th Rachel Hutchins of Lawton will perform songs on her guitar!
Coming later this SUMMER!!
"New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music"
Smithsonian Exhibit, Ramona Theatre and Lois Long Center
August 10 through September 21, 2013
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The Historical Ramona Theater. Built in 1929, the Ramona was the showplace of the Southwest, and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Pioneer Townsite Historical Museum houses the Abernathy Boys Exhibit, as well as many other wonderful exhibits.
Learn about he boy's amazing cross country adventure in 1910, and step back into pioneer life in the 1920's.
The Crawford Collectionin downtown Frederick is a private collection of more than 160 animal trophy mounts that were collected from throughout the world by Frederick’s Crawford family.
WWII Airborne Demonstration Team Hangar and Headquarters
The World War II Airborne Demonstration Team, Frederick Airport, Southeast of Frederick. During World War II Frederick was home to Frederick Army Air Field. The World War II Airborne Demonstration Team Foundation has established its headquarters at the Frederick airport in the sole remaining hangar that has been preserved from that time. The team honors veterans through WWII style static line parachute jumps at events throughout the United States and Europe.
For other upcoming events at the Hangar, contact the Chamber Office at 580-335-2126.
Mosaic artist and chamber member Jenny Perry has her art studio to downtown Frederick at 114. N Main.
Hackberry Flat Center
Visit Hackberry Flat Wetlands, a restored wetland that attracts thousands of migratory birds including Whooping Cranes and other rare species. Be sure to visit the Hackberry Flat Center for updated birding information. Located Southeast of Frederick, go South on Hwy 183 and follow the signs.
Visit http://www.wildlifedepartment.com/education/hackberry_flat.htm for more detailed information.
For more information, and for operating hours of these attractions, contact the Frederick Chamber of Commerce at 580-335-2126.
Frederick Chambers Items for Sale!
"Frederick Community Phone Books" only $5
"Tipton Valley Honey". Out of Stock, but we hope to have more soon!
Also, the Chamber has a variety of t-shirts for sale for only $5! T-shirt Designs are Abernathy Boys, Hackberry Flat, Rockobertfest, Spaceplane, and Frederick Centennial Celebration. There are only very limited sizes and quantities available:
Abernathy Boys, Tan, Sizes: Kids Med, Large, and Adult Small
Abernathy Boys, Gray, Sizes: Kids Small, Med, Large, and Adult Small
Hackberry Flat, Grey: Kids Med, Large, Adult Small
Hackberry Flat, Tan (not pictured) Kids Small, Adult Small, Med, Large
Rockoberfest, Adult Small, Med, and Large
Spaceplane Adult Small and Medium
Frederick Centennial Celebration, Grey, Adult Medium, Large and X Large
Frederick Centennial Celebration, white (not pictured), Adult Large and X Large
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There is LOTS more going on This Year in Frederick!
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School Event Listings:
FMS Event Calendar
FES Event Calendar
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