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Address: 1 Myriad Gdns, Oklahoma City, OK 73102-9206
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Amazing dancing and art

We go to Red Earth every year that we can. My children have always loved seeing the native art. They also have a fun kids' area. Best of all of the native dancing. My little... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
DukeOKC
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Prague
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618 reviews
212 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

if you want to learn the culture of Oklahoma, this is the festival you need to attend.. most if not all of hte tribes of Oklahoma and America are represented and the native american dancing is awesome.., must see

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Thank GARY C
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Red earth festival is a great example of what happens when people get greedy. When Red earth first started it focused on being a Native American festival comparable to any other in the country. The dancing catered to the participants and the art market competed with the likes of Santa Fe. It quickly fell from a celebration of Native... More 

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marlow, United States
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Spent the day at RED EARTH and it was so much fun. The parade is very colorful and celebrates Native Americans. The festival booths offer a variety of handmade items to purchase. I recommend this festival.

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Thank Craig T
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306 reviews
144 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We go to Red Earth every year that we can. My children have always loved seeing the native art. They also have a fun kids' area. Best of all of the native dancing. My little ones sit mesmerized for long periods of time, as the dancers perform. This year was less exciting than previous years. Apparently, due to budget cuts... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Don't miss this annual array of colors and culture. Teh paprade on Friday winds through the streets of downtown. Princesses and dancers show off their regalia. The Festival itself is filled with fine art, food and cultural demonstrations in a very welcoming and casual atmosphere.

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Thank Jonna S
three rivers
1 review
Reviewed 2 May 2016

It was a fantastic experience ..I recommend it to anyone anytime. It was majestic seeing all the authentic garb worn by the tribes and the dancing and chanting with the drums was amazing.

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Thank gnetta
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I've been to the Red Earth Festival many times. Other than the year it was moved to Remington Park (bad idea) it's always a pleasure to attend. There is a wide selection of art and craft from sources you are guaranteed are authentic, and the quality is excellent. In addition, the dance competitions are spectacular. You can watch excellent dancers... More 

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Thank SallyinOKC
Lindale, Texas
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 March 2016

great displays of dancing and art and food. Well worth your while! Our family had a lot of fun there.

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Thank Donnie4148
Magnolia, Texas
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242 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

I went to both the '91 & '93 festivals & bragged to my wife about how good is WAS! I was told that the same weekend there were multiple Pow Wows in nearby states!! That was not the case before , why the lack of respect for a 30 year old event?? Enjoyed the competitors who did make the festival... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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432 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

The Red Earth Festival is a great place to see and learn about the artistic, musical and historical aspects of Oklahoma's Native American citizens. As much as I love the REF, in recent years it has lost some of its flair and impact. The first few years it really was a great affair. The parade downtown was great and fun.... More 

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