Special Events

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:00pm

We are signing up vendors now, so click below for the application.

There are spaces available for Artist, Crafters & Community Groups. 

Craft Vendors call (405) 793-5090 for space availability.

Interested Food Vendors must call (405) 793-5090 for application if spaces are available. 
New Address:  The Station at Central Park,  700 S. Broadway Ave., Moore, OK 73160

Do you have questions about A Celebration in the Heartland, click below for our frequently asked questions.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:00pm

Celebration in the Heartland 2018

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 | 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. at Buck Thomas Park

Join us at Buck Thomas Park to celebrate our country's Independence Day. Enjoy one of the largest fireworks show in the state, food, vendors, and free children activities.

Food & Drink
Celebration in the Heartland will feature Moore’s favorite sweet and savory treats from local food trucks.

Buck Thomas Park Great Lawn
Visitors can also head to the Great Lawn for a fantastic view of the main stage and listen to great music from Avenue and Banana Seat.

July 4th Sand Volleyball Tournament
Time:  Start Time of tournament is 10:00am
Fee:  $50 per Team
Ages:  Men & Woman 15 Years and Older
Where:  Buck Thomas Sand Volleyball Court
Sign-Ups:  May 1st – June 23rd
Prize:  $200 cash
For more information please call 793-5090.

Children's Activities
Celebration in the Heartland will be a great time for all ages. Bring the children for great fun including inflatables, face painting, barrel train rides, and more.

Helicopter Rides will be available

Touch a Truck
Time:  3:00pm – 6:00pm
Where:  South Front Fields (Buck Thomas Park)
Different types of vehicles representing the Fire Department, Police Department, Sanitation and other types of trucks represented. 

Be in the Know
Permitted Items:
- Chairs 
- Service Animals (no other dogs allowed)  
- Umbrellas  
-Coolers*   
- Strollers

*Coolers and bags may be searched by event security and Moore Police personnel.

Prohibited Items:
- Alcoholic beverages
- Glass containers of any kind
- Drug Paraphernalia / Weapons
- BBQ Grills
- Pets
- Fireworks

Celebration in the Heartland is free to the public. Fireworks will begin at dark (approximately 9:45 p.m.)

We will also have a Car, Truck and Bike Show:  July 4th:  8:00am - 2:00pm. For more information, www.showyourridez.com

Reminder: Dogs not allowed in the park for this event.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you on the 4th!

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 7:30am to 12:00pm

The City of Moore and the OK Wildlife Department will co-host this event; Rain or Shine
Check-In:  7:30am at Buck Thomas Park (1903 NE 12th St.)
​Derby:  8:00am
 
The OK Wildlife Department will be on site for safety, knot tying, fish ID, fish cleaning and ethics training.
Bring your own pole and bait (crawlers, stink bait, shrimp, liver etc.)
4 fish limit per family.  No culling.  You catch it, you keep it!
For kids ages 5-15; MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.
Pond is stocked with catchable sized catfish.  
For more information please call (405) 793-5090

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 8:30pm to 10:30pm

Tickets for our Dive-In Movie, Coco, will go on sale Monday, July 16th. You can pre-purchase your tickets at the Aquatics Office or at The Station front desk for $5.00 per person. Limited number of tickets available. A total of 300 tickets will be sold. The doors will open at 8:45pm. Bring your whole family to the Aquatic Center for a movie while swimming. No outside food and drink. Concessions will be available.

Dive-In Movie:  Coco
Where:  The Station Aquatic Center, 700 S. Broadway Ave.
Time:  8:45pm - Doors Will Open
Cost:  $5.00 per person/ No Passes
Bring your whole family to the Aquatic Center for a movie while swimming. 
No Outside Food and Drink, Concession will be open. 

Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Sep 21 2018 .
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, June 8, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, July 6, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, August 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Where:  Multi-Purpose Pavilion at Central Park
Come join us on Fridays for Lunch at Central Park. 
We will have Food Trucks in the park from Mexican; BBQ; Hot Dogs and Hamburgers and Music. 
Take an hour away from work and join us at Central Park for Food Truck Fridays. 

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm

Popcorn, Music, Candy and Drinks for Sale
Movie:  Star Wars: The Last Jedi will start at approx 8:30pm
             Rating:  PG 13   Running Time:  152 minutes
Where:  Central Park Multi-purpose Pavilion and Amphitheater 
Bring the whole family for a night under the stars.  For more information please go to www.cityofmoore.com/centralpark   
Movie:  Star Wars:  The Last Jedi

The Farmers Market at Central Park
Market will open Thursday May 3rd - September 1st

The market runs Thursday evenings from 3:30pm - 7:00pm and Saturday mornings from 8:00am - Noon 
Moore Central Park Multipurpose Pavilion; 700 S. Broadway
Promoting the sale of garden related products and produce  

We are taking applications for vendors for our Farmers Market.  You must sell garden related products to be a vendor. For more information please call 793-4332 or e-mail Teresa Smith at [email protected]