With more than 7,600 square miles making up Chickasaw Country, there are countless places to explore. But where to start? We searched high and low throughout south-central Oklahoma to uncover some of Chickasaw Country’s hidden gems that are definitely worth the drive!
Latté Da Coffee House
Ten Arrows Coffee & Bistro
Ten Arrows Coffee & Bistro in Blanchard is more than just a place to enjoy a good cup of joe. Visitors can play games upstairs in the loft or chillout on the rooftop patio while enjoying a delicious meal from the bistro.
Instagram-able Sunset Spots
Turner Falls Scenic Lookout/Arbuckle Mountains Scenic Turnouts
Fossil Creek Ranch
Big Creek Events
Lake Murray Lodge
What’s New in Chickasaw Country
Kochendorfer Brewing Co.
The Pennington Inn
Originally constructed in the early 1900’s, The Pennington Inn is a quaint three-room inn offering guests easy access to great dining options, entertainment and nightlife in downtown Tishomingo.
That Extra Touch
Shopping enthusiasts, rejoice! That Extra Touch in Allen is the newest place to find one-of-a-kind art. Almost everything was made by the shop owners who wanted to share their passion with the world. Shoppers can find home décor, jewelry, handbags, accessories and flower arrangements for the perfect gift.
Old Silo Winery
It started as a dream to open a small rustic winery and turned into a reality when Old Silo Winery opened its doors. Guests can give their limited edition batches of wine a try at the old grain silo that’s been converted into a tasting room.
Big Belly Deli
Since opening their doors in August of 2019, Big Belly Deli is a great new addition to Marlow’s Main Street. Their twist on favorites like their “Not Your Momma’s Grilled Cheese” and rotating specials always leave visitors coming back for more.
Made in Chickasaw Country
Arbuckle Mountain Fried Pies
You can’t take a road trip along I-35 without a pit stop at Arbuckle Mountain Fried Pies in Davis. Whether wanting a hearty breakfast pie with bacon, egg and cheese or a fruity pie with cherry or peach, these delicious treats never disappoint.
Cotton Blossom Winery
Load up into the car and head to Marlow for complimentary wine tasting at Cotton Blossom Winery. They offer 16 varieties of wine made right there on-site that are sure to suit every palette.
Petal Pusher Farms
Located just 30 miles south of Oklahoma City, Petal Pusher Farms in Purcell offers visitors a fun way to get outside and pick flowers and turn them into beautiful bouquets during their U-pick events on the farm.
Dorian’s Watermelon Stand
Dorian’s Watermelon Stand knows all about farm to table. Located between Rush Springs and Marlow, this stand offers seasonal fruits and vegetables as well as grass-fed beef, fresh salsa, pickled okra and more. Be sure to stop by when you’re headed to the Rush Springs Watermelon Festival for their delicious home-grown tomatoes and watermelon!
The Taste by Chef Rodney
Chef Rodney and the team at The Taste serve classy, country cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere in downtown Marietta where you’re sure to find something to enjoy on the ever-changing menu. Don’t forget to finish off your meal with one their delicious homemade desserts.
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