McCurtain County fall fair and Wood Turners art exhibits

McCurtain County in Southeast Oklahoma is encouraging all North Texas residents to make their reservations now for the upcoming Fall festivals, fairs and art exhibits.

McCurtain County Free Fair
September 2 – 6
Four straight days of livestock showing and judging, a colorful parade through downtown Idabel, a bicycle rodeo, a horse show, and much more! A young person’s talent contest, tractor driving contest and of course it is all culminated with the Awards Dinner and Awards Presentation for Best of Show for each animal and the premium auction of the winning animals.

Forest Heritage Center to Host Wood Turners Art Exhibit
September 12 – October 19
The annual fall wood art exhibit at the Forest Heritage Center in Beavers Bend Park will be open September 12 – October 19, 2008. This year’s gallery is exceptional. The exhibit will feature a woodturning competition among some of the region’s most talented artists.