Nowata county is located in northeastern Oklahoma on the Kansas border with the town of Nowata
serving as the county seat.
Major waterways include the Verdigris River which enters from Kansas about midway across the northern boundary and empties into Lake Oologah (which is shared with Rogers County) in the southern portion of the county.
For museum buffs, the Nowata County Historical Museum, located in Nowata, will be of interest. In addition, the Diamond Point Dependent District No. 44 School and the Nowata County Courthouse, both in or around Nowata, are listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 10,079, an increase of 87 over the 1990 census.
Other Oklahoma Counties nearby:
(Vinita) Craig County
(Jay) Delaware County
(Pryor) Mayes County
(Nowata) Nowata County
(Pawhuska) Osage County
(Miami) Ottawa County
04/05 Coming to The Nowata area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival,
OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.
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.