March 30th, 2019 8:30 AM - September 14th, 2019
This is a series of 4 athletic events being held at the lake. This is the perfect time for seasoned participants in any category.March 30 - 5K Run,May 11 - 25 Mile Bike Ride, July 30 - Open Water Swim, September 14 - Outdoor Sprint Run Information on each event will be released individually, watch for more information on the Series at the Lake! Celebration 5K Adult 16/up Sat 03/30/19 8:30am-10am $35. Celebration 5K Youth 15/und.
June 4th, 2019 6:00 PM - July 17th, 2019 - 9:00 PM
Get your friends and come join our sand volleyball league at Lake Ponca. Cost is $75 per team. Register online by May 29th.
June 10th, 2019 6:00 PM - July 22nd, 2019
League will meet Monday nights at 6PM on the sailboat side of of Lake Ponca. Youth League can use any type of bait. All fish you catach will be weighed and a running total of weight will be kept for the six weeks of league.
July 20th, 2019 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration is open between May 10th and and July 15th. 6 people per team-must have two females on court at all times. $50 per team, 18-Older.
August 1st, 2019 All Day - August 4th, 2019
Get your shopping on in Ponca City during this great retail event!
August 2nd, 2019 All Day - August 4th, 2019
Join us for the 36th Annual Kaw Nation Washunga Days Powwow on June 21-23, 2019 in the Dance Arbor at Allegawaha Park near Council Grove, Kansas. Each year, Kaw citizens make the trip to Council Grove from their homes in Oklahoma and elsewhere to be a part of this Kaw Nation Washunga Days Powwow celebration of the tribe’s historical heritage in the area. The Kaw Nation Washunga Days Powwow in Council Grove honors the last full-blooded Kaw chief, Washunga.
August 8th, 2019 6:00 PM - September 12th, 2019 - 9:00 PM
Cornhole is a fun and easy game. Join us at Ponca Lake for a league on Thursdays in August and September. League is 16-up and cost $30.
August 9th, 2019 All Day
City Central will be showing three classic baseball movies in the courtyard this summer. Food trucks will be on hand. Bring your chairs or blankets and some snacks and join us at 400 East Central. Movies start at dark.
August 16th, 2019 6:30 PM
The one fundraiser the Ponca City Chamber of Commerce puts on every other year that takes place at the Marland Mansion in Ponca City. This event features live and silent auction as food and drinks. Tickets will be available the first week of July.
August 22nd, 2019 All Day - August 25th, 2019
In 1994, the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska held its first annual Pow Wow after the Tribe’s federal reinstatement in 1990. The Tribe hosted its 25th Annual Pow Wow August 10-12, 2018 in Niobrara. Traditionally, Pow Wows were held as a celebration for fall harvest, successful hunts and for all births, deaths and weddings of tribal members during the past year. It was also a gathering place for other tribes, relatives and friends to meet and celebrate.
September 5th, 2019 All Day - September 7th, 2019
Thanks to all who joined us at the 57th Annual Cherokee Strip Golf Classic benefitting the Opportunity Center in Ponca City, Oklahoma. We hope you’ll join us this year! The dates, as always, are the weekend after Labor Day, with a practice round Thursday, Sept. 5 and team play Friday and Saturday, Sept. 6–7. More information coming soon. See you at the Strip!
September 5th, 2019 All Day - September 26th, 2019
Join us as we enjoy the early autumn in the lush garden setting for live music with the Northern Oklahoma College Music Dept. Dates are Sept. 5th, 12, 19. 26th in the LA Cann Gardens located at 1500 E. Grand.
September 21st, 2019 All Day - May 22nd, 2019
A juried fine art show, this is the premier annual Arts Festival of Northern Oklahoma since 1975. Each year, artists from around the country gather at the Ponca City Arts Festival to share their arts with this region. This festival includes an interactive art area, a children's art area, live art demonstrations, live entertainment, food/drink vendors all next to the Historic Soldani Mansion. Located at 819 E Central Ave, Ponca City, Oklahoma 74601
September 27th, 2019 All Day - September 28th, 2019
The 25th Annual Standing Bear Powwow in Ponca City will be held September 27-28, 2019 next to Standing Bear Park. The powwow is hosted by the six north-central tribes of Oklahoma the last Friday and Saturday of September each year. Standing Bear Powwow features inter-tribal dancing, exhibition dancing, contest dancing, tiny tot contests and the crowning of the Standing Bear Princess. Visitors will also find a variety of arts and craft vendors, along with a wide variety of food vendors.
October 4th, 2019 7:00 PM
Located at 1000 E. Grand Ave., Ponca City, OK.
October 11th, 2019 8:00 PM
Comedy and audience participation along with fun, fast-paced piano sing-alongs will have you dancing in your seats...literally!!