October 9, 2020 9:00 am - October 10, 2020 6:00 pm 100 E. Main Watonga, Ok 73772
Come join the 44th Annual Watonga Cheese Festival!! This years theme is to be determined!
Thursday evening 10/8: We will have our opening ceremony! Followed by fun for the whole family! Pumpkin decorating, dog costume contest, the cheesiest homemade tshirt contest, hot dog eating contest, and more! ***vendors will not be set up this evening***
Friday 10/09: vendors will open at 11am! Come walk through the armory, the oasis church, check out the cheese tasting line and food contest located in the Oasis church, listen to some live music, play in the worlds largest bubble machine, take a ride on the free “train” on wheels that will take you from one end of Main Street to the other, play on the Zip line, and other inflatables, let the kiddos ride the pony ride, check out our beer and wine tents (21 and up), Jelly roll contest located at the old dollar general building, check out the TB Ferguson home museum and the old Ferguson chapel when barn quilts will be displayed, and who could forget about the food?!?! We will have a food court set up for your convenience with multiple yummy food trucks! Rodeo will be this evening at the fair grounds!
Saturday 10/10: vendors open up at 9am! Catch the parade at NOON which will go down noble street, do all the fun stuff mention above!!
This is a 2 day event packed full with Craft Vendors, Watonga cheese and wine/beer tents, The Great Rat Race, Race the Rail (Bike rave), Live entertainment, Okie Made Vendors, Art, Barn quilt display, State fair food, gourmet grilled cheese, bbq, and more concessions, kids zone amusement with games and activities, outdoor flea market, museum tours, quilt show with a jelly roll contest, Gun fighters show, Cheese Festival float contest & parade, and this year we’ve added a 2 day professional Rodeo ending with a Rodeo dance Saturday night! Did we mention the food……Yummmmm!!