Counting Our Blessings!
Welcome to November 2020 in Osage Co., Oklahoma where there's always something to be thankful for!
At this time, we are thankful for the cool weather, the beautiful Fall foliage dancing across the hills, and for all of our friends who've come to visit us during 2020!

This past month we saw a new business open on the North end of Kihekah Ave. in Pawhuska, and we would like to give an Osage Co. welcome to
Prairie Sky Jewelry Co.!
For heirloom silver, handcrafted under the prairie sky -
as unique as each woman who wears it -
you'll be blessed when you shop with Kenyon Lomax way up North on Kihekah in the
Historic Whiting Hotel Suites
shopping center,
just down from
Sunset Ridge Gallery,
The Gypsy Cowgirl,
The Pawhuska Marketplace!
It was a
Punchy in Pink
With 34 youth teams and 21 men's teams for the annual
Punchy in Pink Ranch Rodeo,
the Osage County Fairgrounds was buzzing with activity last Saturday!
From The Music Capital of Osage Co.
The Tallgrass Music Festival has come and gone - but the 2020 festival will remain as one to remember!
With record crowds and gorgeous weather - folks came out in the droves to enjoy the BEST of Bluegrass as it flowed through the pastures surrounding the
Skiatook Sports Complex.
Pictured is
The Roving Gambler Band.
took time to sit down with
The Tourism Gal
and record the latest
Osagin' It Podcast

The Roving Gambler band with instruments in front of a vintage blue pickup at the Tallgrass Music Festival in 2020
This Weekend!!
Woolaroc will be the spot for "The Gathering at the Roc" on Saturday, October 31, 2020.
The organizers are promising a car show like none other!
Be looking for them though, on Friday, as over 100 of these cars will be cruising the Osage through Barnsdall, Pawhuska, Skiatook, and Sand Springs!

Go Behind the Scenes in Osage Co.!
Check out our latest blog posts for ideas, attractions, and more to enjoy while you're in Osage County! We'll take you behind the scenes, into the life of the locals, and hopefully entertain you just a bit as well! :)

Here's a peek at the latest post when as The Tourism Gal refers to them -
The Boys came over.
It's called
"Black Hats and Bluegrass."
Black Hats & Bluegrass

I've said it before - but I'll say it again. If I'm doing my job right, it will look like I have the fun-est job in Oklahoma. (And I kinda think I do!

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Here is a highlight reel from the
Tallgrass Music Festival. :)
Have you checked out the
Osage Co. Tourism
YouTube channel yet??
For all the upcoming events in the county, be sure to visit the Osage Co. Tourism website. We keep it current, and events are even downloadable to your Google calendar - so you won't miss a thing!
About the
Pioneer Woman Lodge
Due to a recent water leak at
The Pioneer Woman Lodge
out at the ranch, the lodge is temporarily closed for tours.
As soon as we get a new list of tour dates, we will have them posted in a link on our home page where you can always count on finding updated information on all things Osage Co. :)
We Can't Forget the Lodging!
Our list of outstanding lodgings just continues to grow! Pictured above is
The Mabelle Inn
in Pawhuska. Filled with London charm and Osage accents,
it's the perfect stay for balcony evenings and cultural exchanges amidst unmistakable beauty and remarkable hospitality.
Click the pic for more on The Mabelle.

In Closing
Thank you for reading along with us this month and we hope you'll plan a visit soon! When you do, we'd love to meet you and take your picture for our social media page! Just shoot us an email or give our office a call, and if we can make it work, we'd be glad to come share a smile with you when you get here!

For all you locals following along, our next Osage Co. Tourism board meeting will be on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, at 3 pm at Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve located at 1925 Woolaroc Ranch Road between Barnsdall and Bartlesville, Oklahoma. To submit agenda items, please email them to before 5pm on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.


Kelly Bland
Executive Director, Osage Co. Tourism

PO BOX 87, PAWHUSKA, OK 74056 • 918-210-9788