BROKEN ARROW ROSE FESTIVAL and CHALK IT UP! AN ART FESTIVAL ROSES, CHALK AND KITES, OH MY!

Once again, the Broken Arrow Rose Festival is combining forces with the Chalk It Up! Art Festival to provide a spectacular weekend full of free family-friendly fun.

 Friday evening Oct 1, 5-9pm & Saturday Oct 2, 9am-6pm, Broken Arrow invites you to its beautiful Rose District,  voted one of the nation’s top 50 Most Charming Main Streets by USA Today.  Activities include an amazing chalk art competition, live music, a rose show and a rose-themed art exhibit at the Broken Arrow Museum. Garden experts will be on hand to answer your questions and free rose bracelets will be given out. Kids will also find a lot to do during the weekend festival with a big Kid Zone  Friday evening & Saturday and Kite Event on Sunday.

New this year:  Inspyral Circus, street performers with stilt-walking Rose Prince & Princess and a dazzling light show.

The shops on Main Street will be open for festival goers to shop and local artists will be showcasing their fares. Local restaurants as well as food trucks will be open to satisfy whatever your palate might desire.  

The Festival concludes Sunday, Oct 3rd 10am-4pm, with Rose Kites over Broken Arrow at the BA Event Park 21101  E 101st Street. Free kites to decorate with roses or whatever you like. Tulsa wind Riders Kite Club will fly their large kites, have a Candy Drop and demonstrate kite fighting!  Pack a picnic or enjoy the convenience of the food trucks and enjoy watching big, bigger & huge kites soar over the Broken Arrow sky.

All events are free to the public. Please see the Keep Broken Arrow Beautiful or Chalk It Up Facebook pages for more details.

Thank You to Our 2021 Rose Festival Sponsors

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2021 Rose Festival – Special Hotel Rates

2021 Rose Festival – Special Hotel Rates

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2021 Rose Festival – Food Trucks Wanted

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2021 Rose Show Information

2021 Rose Show Information

Broken Arrow Rose Show Did you know that the Rose Festival Rose Show is a recreation of the early Rose Shows held in Broken Arrow starting in 1924?  The local paper reported that almost every home ‘humble or aristocratic’ had a rose garden and we were known as  “The...

BROKEN ARROW ROSE FESTIVAL and CHALK IT UP! AN ART FESTIVAL ROSES, CHALK AND KITES, OH MY!

Once again, the Broken Arrow Rose Festival is combining forces with the Chalk It Up! Art Festival to provide a spectacular weekend full of free family-friendly fun.

 Friday evening Oct 1, 5-9pm & Saturday Oct 2, 9am-6pm, Broken Arrow invites you to its beautiful Rose District,  voted one of the nation’s top 50 Most Charming Main Streets by USA Today.  Activities include an amazing chalk art competition, live music, a rose show and a rose-themed art exhibit at the Broken Arrow Museum. Garden experts will be on hand to answer your questions and free rose bracelets will be given out. Kids will also find a lot to do during the weekend festival with a big Kid Zone  Friday evening & Saturday and Kite Event on Sunday.

New this year:  Inspyral Circus, street performers with stilt-walking Rose Prince & Princess and a dazzling light show.

The shops on Main Street will be open for festival goers to shop and local artists will be showcasing their fares. Local restaurants as well as food trucks will be open to satisfy whatever your palate might desire.  

The Festival concludes Sunday, Oct 3rd 10am-4pm, with Rose Kites over Broken Arrow at the BA Event Park 21101  E 101st Street. Free kites to decorate with roses or whatever you like. Tulsa wind Riders Kite Club will fly their large kites, have a Candy Drop and demonstrate kite fighting!  Pack a picnic or enjoy the convenience of the food trucks and enjoy watching big, bigger & huge kites soar over the Broken Arrow sky.

All events are free to the public. Please see the Keep Broken Arrow Beautiful or Chalk It Up Facebook pages for more details.

Thank You to Our 2021 Rose Festival Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Latest Rose Festival News

Rose Festival Rose Show

Rose Festival Rose Show

The Rose Show is Coming Our fun Rose Show is a recreation of the 1920’s Rose Show.  In 1924 the newspaper reported that there were 45 exhibitors, 108 single roses & 73 bouquets.  While we’ve long since past the 108 single roses, we aim to hit that 74 bouquets this...

Rose Festival Art Exhibit Opens

Rose Festival Art Exhibit Opens

Art Exhibit at the Museum Broken Arrow Rose Festival Art Exhibit opens today through October 2nd.  It is located at 400 S Main Street inside the gallery at the Broken Arrow Museum.  It is an incredible exhibit featuring art of all ages and mediums.  Linley and Owen...

2021 Rose Festival – Special Hotel Rates

2021 Rose Festival – Special Hotel Rates

Here is a list of local hotels providing special festival rates. Be sure to call and book your reservation soon as they are going fast! Be sure to mention the word 'ROSES' when you book your room to get the festival rate and a free goody bag courtesy of local...

2021 Rose Festival – Food Trucks Wanted

Food Truck Information There are 2 options for Food Trucks at the 2021 Broken Arrow Rose Festival. Option 1: In the Rose District - Friday Oct 1 & Saturday Oct 2. Fee: $150  Option 2: At BA Event Park - Sunday Oct 3 (Kites Over Broken Arrow). Fee: 10% of Sales

2021 Rose Show Information

2021 Rose Show Information

Broken Arrow Rose Show Did you know that the Rose Festival Rose Show is a recreation of the early Rose Shows held in Broken Arrow starting in 1924?  The local paper reported that almost every home ‘humble or aristocratic’ had a rose garden and we were known as  “The...