Tuskahoma is located in southeastern Oklahoma in Pushmataha County
3 miles east of Sardis Lake
along U.S. Highway 271 on the banks of the Kiamichi River
. The town's name is derived from the Choctaw "tuska homma" meaning "red warrior".
The town is home to the Choctaw Nation Museum which contains artifacts dating back to the Choctaw Trail of Tears from Mississippi and Alabama beginning in 1831. The red brick building, built in 1883, still hosts tribal courts.
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09/20 Coming to The area
Johnson County Peach Festival Clarksville AR July25-28 Johnson County Peach Festival is the oldest festival in the State. Concessionaires bring their wares from good ol' home cookin' to handmade arts and crafts. Enjoy live entertainment and don't miss the Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.
Hope Watermelon Festival Hope AR August9-11 Watermelon Olympics, melon judging and auction, watermelon eating contest, seed spitting contest, melon toss, antique engine show, entertainment and SW Arkansas' largest arts and crafts show.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.
Arkansas Apple Festival Lincoln AR October4-6 The centerpiece of the festival is the unequalled variety of arts and crafts, featuring works of some of the most talented artisans in the Ozarks. One of the highlights of the Arkansas Apple Festival is the Apple Core Throwing Contest, a test of strength, accuracy, aerodynamics, and just plain luck.