(Shawnee, Okla.) – The Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center is welcoming the fall season with a wide array of attractions this September. There are several unique events and family-friendly entertainment opportunities to enjoy.
Labor Day Boer Goat Sale
The Labor Day Boer Goat Classic Sale features award winning Boer goat breeders from across the nation. The public viewing is Friday, Aug. 31 at 5 p.m. and the auction is Saturday, Sept. 1 at 1 p.m. Upon purchase, animal transportation will be available for many parts of the U.S. Admission is free, and the sale is open to the public. For more information, please visit LaborDayClassicSale.com.
Oklahoma Foundation Quarter Horse Registry
The Oklahoma Foundation Quarter Horse Fall Show will be held at the Expo Center on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1 and 2. This event works to preserve, protect and perpetuate the working cow horse bloodlines of the Foundation Quarter Horse. Events will start at 8 a.m. on both Saturday and Sunday. Come out and watch riders of all ages and levels compete. For more information about the Foundation, please visit OKFQHR.com.
Pottawatomie County Free Fair
Adults and children of all ages will fill the Expo Center Sept. 5-8 to enjoy the Pottawatomie County Free Fair. The fair features a variety of exciting events including plenty of contests, exhibits, carnival rides, livestock shows and the Oklahoma Jr. High and High School Rodeo. The fair will open Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 3 p.m. and will close nightly through Saturday at 10 p.m. For more information about the fair, please visit FreeFair.org.
Two Sisters Flea Market
Two Sisters Flea Market is returning for their third shopping showcase at the Expo Center Sept. 14 and 15. The market will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Friday and Saturday. This event has free admission and is home to more than 100 vendor booths, guaranteed to have something for everyone.
National Barrel Horse Association Outdoor Pen
The National Barrel Horse Association (NBHA) is hosting an outdoor race at the Expo Center Saturday, Sept. 22 at 5 p.m. This free event is open to the public and will feature riders of all ages from youth to seniors. For more information about the NBHA, please visit NBHA.com.
For more information about the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center, visit ShawneeExpo.org. Located just minutes from the “crossroads of America,” the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center sits on 52 acres of fairgrounds with a variety of facility options including an outdoor arena, indoor arena and more than 150,000-square-feet of exhibit and meeting space. Complete with a top-notch RV park, the Expo Center is the perfect location for any size event including, banquets, shows, events and more. For more information on the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center visit ShawneeExpo.org or call (405) 275-7020.