Music and Entertainment
Music speaks to the heart and celebrates life. Enjoy country, classic rock, gospel singing and dancing each day at the Magnolia Festival. Check out our Entertainment page for more information about this year's artists!
Booths & Vendors
Join in on our free children's activites on Saturday, May 31, 2014. Activites include our Annual Children's Parade, Turtle Races, Bounce Houses, Face Painting, and much more for youngsters to participate in.
Children's Activities Schedule:
9:00 am- Children's Parade Line Up (Downtown Durant)
10:00 am - Children's Parade
12:00 pm- Children's Free Events Start (Choctaw Event Center)
12:00 pm- Turtle Races
Children are welcome to participate in a walking parade down Main Street with awards following. Kids decoate your bikes, wagons, or dogs and come on down! Children will begin to line up for parade at 9:00am.
Texoma Art Association Art Show and Sale
Be sure to stop by the Magnolia Festival Art Show and Sale. Here you will find a variety of local artisans paintings, sculptures, wood pieces, and more that can be enjoyed and purchased. The Magnoila Festival Art Show will open each morning at 10:00am running Thursday, May 29 - Sunday, June 1.
Interested in exhibiting artwork? Check out the link below for a complete registration form.
Native American Events
As headquarters of the Choctaw Nation, Durant will showcase the history and folklore of the Choctaws. The Princess Pageant features young ladies displaying traditional dresses and talents. Through their colorful dance movements, the dancers tell stories rich in Native American heritage that always delight the audience.
All new carnival with more rides! Armbands are $25.00!
Wednesday 5:00 pm - Carnival Opens
Thursday 4:00 pm - Carnival Opens
Friday 12:00 pm - Carnival Opens
Saturday 11:00 am - Carnival Opens
Sunday 12:00 pm - Carnival Opens