BIG HEART DAY CELEBRATION
Barnsdall, Oklahoma, the “Community with the Big Heart” has
celebrated its annual Big Heart Day on the Saturday before Memorial Day for
over sixty consecutive years.
On Saturday morning, the day begins with a parade at 10:30 a.m.
offers something for just about everyone of any age.The variety and amount of activities
scheduled every year is sure to please all ages.
There are 5K and 1 mile runs for the
energetic visitors and numerous kids games such as turtle races and frog jumps
(bring your own for both), sack races, tricycle races, hula hoop contests and
basketball shooting contests.
Call the Chamber of Commerce with any questions at: 918-847-2202 or e-mail them at: BarnsdallCOC@gmail.com.
Bring your lawn chairs to set up on Main
Street to watch the superb fireworks extravaganza that is all set to a patriotic
music background playing over the public address system.
Sunday afternoon always provides the American Legion Post
#227 Memorial Day Services at the Ethyl Reece West Cemetery.
For a complete list of times and events scheduled each year,
contact the Barnsdall Chamber of Commerce.
This event is a selling point for Barnsdall by letting
residents and visitors know what the “Community with the Big Heart” is all