Cherokee Nation to host Traditional Native Games competition in Sallisaw
The Cherokee Nation will host its 14th annual Traditional Native Games competition Saturday, April 20, at Carl Albert State College in Sallisaw.
Competitions include a cornstalk shoot, Cherokee marbles and horseshoes, which all start at 10 a.m., with the hatchet throw and blowgun starting at 11 a.m. and chunkey at 12 p.m. Registration is held 30 minutes before the start time of each game.
Cherokee Nation calendar of events for April
Cherokee Nation hosts several events during the month of April, including jewelry classes with Wolf Walker at the Cherokee Arts Center and the 48th Annual Trail of Tears Art Show and Sale reception.