Erick is located in western Oklahoma in Beckham County
not far from the Texas state line on Interstate 40
west of Sayre
. It lies along the historic Route 66
Famous country singer Roger Miller calls Erick his home town. Miller sang one of the all-time favorite country songs--"King of the Road".
Well-known roadside attractions include Cal's Diner, famous for its tasty hamburgers, chicken-fried steak and cinnamon rolls; the 100th Meridian House, displaying such things as "questionable" early hair-perming methods plus an exhibit about how banks and jails operated in the Territory and the Erick Honey Farm and Candle Company.