January is Jam-Packed with Fun in Claremore!

All Star Team Roping is a new and exciting format that is designed by team ropers to put the contestants first. This two-day event combines the finest points of other associations to create an all-star lineup. All Star Team Roping features a finals qualifier and a year-end finals that will include preliminary and shootout divisions. Don’t miss this exciting event at the Claremore Expo Center on January 11th and 12th. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit allstarteamroping.com.

Make your way to the Mad Dog Demolition Derby at the Claremore Expo Center on January 18th for an evening of fun and car smashing. Come see and hear one of the loudest events in Claremore, full of crushed metal and smashed cars. Drivers will compete in figure eight, mower derby, and Hornet car circle racing. This event is fun for the whole family, with a mini car derby kids will love and a full-size derby fit for adults. Claremore’s Mad Dog event offers fast-paced action for everyone to enjoy, including the Saturday night Power Wheel Derby. The doors open at 6 p.m. and the fun starts at 7 p.m. Advanced tickets can be purchased online at motorheadevents.com. Adults are $18 and children under 11 years of age are $12 each. Tickets and pit passes will be sold at the door.

J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum will be hosting Retro Night at the Movies on January 20th. B & B Theatre will be showing the 1950’s classic Winchester ‘73 starring Jimmy Stewart. Showtimes will be 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. All proceeds benefit J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum.

Fiber Fest Weekend Retreat will be held at Shepherd’s Cross, an authentic working farm, just north of Claremore on scenic Route 66. Shepherd’s Cross hosts a mini wool mill, processing wool from their own flock. Guests will learn to augment by hands-on learning tools available in the Educational Farm Museum, and with a collection of fiber arts from around the world. Shepherd’s Cross is the only Animal Welfare Approved sheep farm in Oklahoma and processes the only Animal Welfare Approved fiber sold in the U.S. (that is chemical free, hormone free, free range, natural). The retreat is held January 23rd through the 25th. The cost for all three days is $179 per person or $74 for each individual day. For more information visit shepherdscross.com.

A complete schedule of events can be found at www.visitclaremore.org or follow us on Facebook at Claremore CVB, or Claremore Expo Center.