Fall in Love with Broken Bow / Hochatown
The fall season is in full swing and there is no shortage of fun things to do in the Broken Bow / Hochatown area. The Fall is a great time to visit, with a number of local celebrations and events taking place. The fall foliage is also at its peak, so be sure to take advantage of the scenic drives in the area. And don't forget about the amazing restaurants and businesses that call this area home. There's something for everyone in Broken Bow / Hochatown!
IMAGE BY: Local Photographer Randy Sander
THE BATCHELOR FAMILY IN CONCERT
Sunday, October 2 – 11am
Idabel First Baptist Church, 2 SE Jefferson St., Idabel, OK
The Batchelor Family will be in concert at Idabel FBC
ACRYLIC PAINTING CLASS at The Museum of the Red River
Each Saturday in October (October 8 – 29) – 10am – 1pm
812 E. Lincoln Rd, Idabel, OK 74745
During October, the Museum of the Red River will be hosting an Acrylic Painting Class taught by Dr. Gleny Beach of Southeastern Oklahoma State University. Beginning October 8, each class will be held from 10am to 1pm on the following dates: October 8, October 15, October 22 and October 29. The class will include process and techniques in laying out and beginning a landscape on canvas board. Participants will expand knowledge of mixing acrylic colors and use of painting mediums to complete at least one painting. Sign up and cost is for all four classes and supplies. Class Fee $120 for non-member, $100 for Tier II Members. Participants must be at least 13 years of age and seats are limited to the first ten people to sign up by visiting the Museum or calling 580-286-3616. Persons interested must sign up and pay no later than September 28, 2022.
WELLNESS WARRIOR THROW DOWN
Saturday, October 22 – 10am – 5pm
Choctaw Nation Wellness Center – Broken Bow
110 S. Chahta Rd., Broken Bow, OK
A Cornhole Tournament for the benefit of the local Head Start program. All proceeds will be donated to the facility to offset the costs for Christmas gifts, field trips and the end of the year graduation program. Wellness Warrior is an open division bring your own partner tournament! All teams will check-in with Scoreholio on the day of the tournament. Prizes given! GET TICKETS
BRAVING THE BROKEN BOW HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA
Saturday, October 29th 8pm – 2am
Broken Bow Asylum
Join the Riverside Iowa Paranormal Texas Chapter for a night of investigating the Broken Bow Asylum as seen on Death Walker with Nick Goff!
General Admission – 8pm – 2pm
VIP Admission – 6pm – 7am
Get your tickets at www.thriller.events
BEAVERS BEND STATE PARK AND NATURE CENTER
Friday, November 4 – 1pm – Sunday, November 6 – 2pm
4350 S., OK-259A, Broken Bow, OK
Taking the best shots for Fall Color. The agenda is still up in the air as so much is dependent on Mother Nature. Planning on a Saturday morning sunrise photography outing and then follow the wonderful color in the foliage.
Saturday afternoon, you will be on your own – the perfect time for you and your significant other to explore the park. Saturday evening will be a group dinner. Read more information and REGISTER HERE.
RAGLAND LIVE (acoustic) at BEAVERS BEND BREWERY
46 Coho Rd, Broken Bow, OK
Friday, November 11 – 5:30pm, Free Admission
More info - http://www.thebandragland.com/ OR -https://www.beaversbendbrewery.com
BEAVERS BEND FOLK FESTIVAL & CRAFT SHOW
North US Hwy 259, Broken Bow, OK
Friday, November 11 – 9am – Sunday, November 13 – 4pm
A weekend of fun that includes handcrafted art, turn-of-the-century demonstrations, live music featuring some of the country’s best folk musicians, food trucks, and children’s activities.
BEAVERS BEND STATE PARK AND NATURE CENTER
4350 S. OK-259A, Broken Bow, OK
Friday, November 11 – 8am
Jake Book is a ballad singer and multi-instrumentalist hailing from Kentucky. He grew up in Iowa where he learned banjo in the overhand style from his mother, a native of the bluegrass state. His musical influences would begin with the Irish tradition, moving into Appalachia and resting in the arms of the English singing tradition. He is well travelled having performed at many festivals, house concerts and venues across the country. He has made travels into Appalachia to record such people as Frank George, George Gibson, Art Rosenbaum and other bearers of traditional music. His live performance is a mixture of the English Ballad tradition, Appalachian fiddle tunes, Irish lilting and a fair amount of banjo.
THE JOY OF BEING IN NATURE Hiking Weekend
1703 S Park Dr., Broken Bow, OK
Friday, November 25 1pm – Sunday, November 27 1pm
This will be our 3rd year together to head to Beaver's Bend for our now considered annual hiking weekend getaway! This little slice of heaven has plenty to do and is absolutely beautiful. You can hike, swim, fish, kayak, take a cold dip, chill at the local Beavers Bend Brewery... whatever your joyful heart desires. The plan is to hike and river side it up Friday, Saturday and Sunday morning before heading back to DFW. MORE INFORMATION
"And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul" ~unknown
Day 1 will be Forest Heritage Tree Trail(easy), Lookout Mountain Trail(moderate) and river side relaxation if time...
Day 2 will be Skyline Trail (hard, 7-9 miles) and a cold dip with river side relaxation ...then off to Beavers Bend Brewery... for pizza and a cold one to end the day
Day 3 will be Beaver's Lodge Trail(easy) morning with waterfalls ....before heading to my favorite gift shop...then back to DFW.
TALIMENA NATIONAL SCENIC BYWAY This 107 mile road trip leads to some of the most scenic locations in Oklahoma – no matter what time of year it is. From Lake Eufaula to Kerr Nature Center in Hodgen goes through the Talimena National Scenic Byway, and it’s absolutely breathtaking with incredible fall foliage! Unplug and enjoy the drive with someone special that loves nature!
When planning your fall activities in Broken Bow / Hochatown - Plan a stay at S'mores Luxury Cabins! Guests will enjoy the scenic views from private decks. Each luxury cabin lodging offers an outdoor fireplace, grill area, fire-pit and games as well as indoor game rooms to ensure fun for all. Sleep on beds that feel like clouds and get the best sleep of your life! The cabins have fully stocked gourmet kitchens and at least 2 master suites on the ground level. Each cabin has the space to accommodate at least 20 people, with large open interior and exterior spaces for hosting larger crowds for parties or events. These Broken Bow luxury cabins are perfect for family vacations, get-away trips with friends or even events and retreats!
Naturally, S'mores makes sure to keep cabins stocked with the ingredients and fire-pit forks to ensure plenty of campfire fun and tasty S'mores! Ultimately, each cabin lodge is stocked and styled to make you feel at home in a luxury resort way. It's easy to see that with large cabin lodge accommodations, outdoor and local adventures, and a chance to reconnect with nature, S'mores Cabins in Broken Bow is a wonderful destination choice for a variety of vacations and getaways. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip today! www.smorescabins.com
S’mores Luxury Cabins has the following cabins for short term rentals available:
S’mores & FIshin’: Sleeps 20
S’mores Lakeview has spectacular views of Broken Bow Lake: Sleeps 30