The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Country events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution.

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

For all Chickasaw Country cancellations and closings please contact the business directly.

Covid-19 Information

Chickasaw Nation Cancellations & Closings

Okie Noodling Tournament and Festival

Okie Noodling in Chickasaw Country!

Make your way to Wacker Park in Pauls Valley for the popular and exciting Okie Noodling Tournament! The event will feature food, vendors, live music, games, face painting, inflatables, a kids' noodling clinic, a catfish cook-off and kids' catfish eating contest. Don’t forget the coronation of the Okie Noodling Queen!

Participants will travel across rivers and lakes using their bare hands to catch the biggest catfish in the state! Watch as huge live catfish are brought in for the competition. Categories include big fish, top female and 18 and under. There will be a final weigh-in to see the biggest catfish of all entered! Bring the whole family to Pauls Valley for the Okie Noodling Tournament and Festival!

  • Friday, June 18, 2021 -
    Saturday, June 19, 2021
Wacker Park
1005 N. Willow St.
Visit Pauls Valley, Oklahoma, OK 73075