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2018 Dripping Springs Rendezvous


  • Dripping Springs Lake (map)

Welcome to the Dripping Springs Rendezvous. Take a step back in time to the 1800's, first full weekend in November at Dripping Springs park in Okmulgee, Oklahoma.

Early Setup – November 5 – 7

School Days – November 8 – 9

Competition Day – November 10

Tear Down – November 11 by 5:00 p.m.

Visitor Rules

  1. Yes, the fire, guns, knives, and all equipment is real and 100% functional. Please act accordingly. 
  2. If a person from camp tells you to do or not to do something, please do it. It is for you own safety. 
  3. The camps are where re-enactors live during an event. We love visitors. Please act as though you were visiting someone's home, because you are. 
  4. Re-enactors have spent year and thousands of dollars on their equipment. It is their own personal property. Please ask before touching. 
  5. If you have any questions, please ask. 
  6. Have fun. The re-enactors are, and so should you. 

Re-enactors information

  • Pre 1840 Rules apply to all, including trade goods.
  • No vehicles left in camp, please unload and set up in a timely manner.
  • Period dress required for primitive campers and traders.
  • All dogs must be on a leash and have current tags.
  • No walk in competitors
  • Please keep Handicapped parking open for visitors
  • Early Bird Hot Dog Dinner – Wednesday night
  • Ladies Tea and Skillet Toss – Friday, 3:00 p.m.
  • Dutch Oven Cook Off and Potluck – Saturday Evening
  • No vehicles in camp Saturday night
  • Church Service – Sunday morning
  • No driving through camp during church
  • Camp Fee - $20 (includes trade blanket)
  • Traders Fee - $20 (plus blanket prize)
  • Competition Fee - $5 per person (includes all events)
  • Firewood and water on site
  • Hot showers nearby
  • Modern camping with water and electric hook up nearby (Park fees will apply)

For more information, contact Event Booshway, Jeremy Kitchen, President ITRC at 918-752-4135

Facebook @Dripping Springs Rendezvous

Park Information: Dripping Springs Park 918-756-5971

Driving Directions to Rendezvous Site

Starting from HWY 75 in Okmulgee, take 6th Street West through downtown about 6 miles to the entrance of Okmulgee Lake area. Then follow the lake road around Okmulgee Lake for approx. 7 miles to Dripping Springs Lake area and Rendezvous site.

Alternate Route

Starting from HWY 75 in Okmulgee, take 20th Street West (it becomes Sharpe Road), go approx. 7 miles to Wilson Road. Turn South (left) and go 1 mile to Honey Creek Road, then turn West (right) onto Honey Creek Road and go 4 miles to Rendezvous site.

 

    Sponsored by

    Indian Territory Rendezvous Club

    In Association with the

    S.E. Colorado Council of Buckskinners

    Earlier Event: October 31
    Scare on the Square