SULPHUR, OKLAHOMA – Veterans will be honored Nov. 8-9 at the Chickasaw Cultural Center as the tribe commemorates Veterans Day, celebrated nationally on Nov. 11.
Veterans will be given free admission into the Chikasha Poya Exhibit Hall at the Chickasaw Cultural Center, the largest in the nation celebrating the culture, history and traditions of a single Native American tribe. More than 300,000 visitors from around the world have ventured to the center located on 109 acres just south of Sulphur at 867 Charles Cooper Memorial Road.
Veterans also will receive at 10 percent discount at the Aaimpa
Café and Aachompa Gift Shops on all works except consignment items.
Additionally, a special military collection will be displayed in the Holisso Research Center for veterans and their loved ones to enjoy.
special film concerning the recovery by U.S. military personnel of historical, cultural and religious works of art will be shown at 3 p.m. in the Anoli Theatre. The 2014 film is titled “The Monuments Men” and stars George Clooney, Bill Murray, Matt Damon and many other noted actors.
For information concerning special Veterans Day activities, phone the Chickasaw Cultural Center at (580) 622-7130, or visit chickasawculturalcenter.com.