Along with the warmer spring weather May also brings in lots of festivals celebrating a variety of things from different cultures, spring fun, kites, the arts, and more and here's where to find them in the Tulsa area:
Germanfest -May 2 and May 3; 10 a.m.-9p.m. and May 4; 12p.m.-5p.m. Located at the German American Society building. With German entertainment, German food, and more fun for the whole family. Please see their website for more information.
Turkish Festival-May 3 10a.m.-8p.m. Located at the Raindrop Turkish House in Broken Arrow. Featuring Turkish entertainment, art, food, and more fun -admission is free. Please see their website for more information.
Cinco De Mayo -There's actually 2 festivals celebrating Cinco De Mayo:
1st organized by the Greater Tulsa Hispanic Chamber of Commerce -May 3; 1p.m.-10:30p.m. and May 4; 12 p.m.-5p.m. Located at 14009 E. 21st St. Tulsa with free admission and various entertainment celebrating Hispanic cultures through art, music, food and more. Please see their website for more information.
2nd a Cinco De Mayo celebration in Broken Arrow's Rose District -May 3; 10a.m.- 6p.m. With live music, food, and more fiesta fun. Please see their website for more information.
Rooster Days -The 83rd annual festival in Broken Arrow- May 9; 5p.m.-11p.m., May 10; 10a.m.-11p.m.,& May 11 ;12p.m.-6p.m. Featuring family friendly rides, music, food, and more. Please see their website for more information.
National Public Gardens day -May 9 ;An annual celebration of the nation's public gardens with many offering free admission and/or special activities. Some local participating gardens are: The Tulsa Garden Center, Philbrook Museum,& the Tulsa Botanic Garden. Please see the National Public Gardens day website for more information.
Festival of Kites -May 10 and 11; 10a.m.-5p.m. Located at 43rd and S. Garnett with free admission and all sizes of kite demonstrations which you can join in and fly a kite. Please see the Tulsa Wind Riders Facebook page for more information.
MayFest -May 15-17; 11a.m.-11p.m. and May 18; 11a.m.-6p.m. Located in downtown Tulsa featuring art, music, food, a KidZone, and more fun. Please see their website for more information.
Blue Dome Arts Festival -May 16-18; 12p.m.-5p.m. Located in downtown Tulsa's Blue Dome district(2nd and Elgin). Featuring local handmade art, live entertainment, food, and more fun. Please see their website for more information.
Spring in the Square -May 17; 10a.m.-5p.m. Utica Square's annual celebration of spring where you can purchase flowers and decor, garden activities for the kids at Bloomtown, and more. Please see their website for more information.