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  • December 13, 2019 | 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Location: Cherokee National History Museum
  • Join us Friday, Dec. 13 for "Christmas on the Square," a special holiday event happening on the grounds of the Cherokee National History Museum in historic downtown Tahlequah. A variety of festive activities will take place from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Outside at the Gazebo, take your family photos with Santa Claus, plus enjoy free cookies and hot chocolate. Inside the Cherokee National History Museum, check out our make and take area where you can create a fun Christmas ornament to hang on your tree. And on the Square, the Cherokee National Youth Choir will sing a selection of Christmas carols. Following this event, the Tahlequah Christmas Parade will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Also this month, there will be a holiday exhibit at the Cherokee Nation Supreme Court Museum. The First Cherokee Christmas exhibit will be available from Dec. 6, 2019, through Jan. 1, 2020.