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November 17, 2017

New preliminary flood maps for Craig County are ready for review.

County residents are encouraged to examine these maps, either in their local community’s government offices or online, to decide whether they need to buy flood insurance. Additionally, residents and commu...

November 3, 2017

Thanks to a partnership with the Oklahoma Municipal League, Vinita city leaders are partnering with University of Oklahoma IQC staff and students to seek ideas to achieve a more walkable downtown that is friendly to locals and visitors. The site visit and report will f...

Join the fun June 16th and 17th, 2017! Vinita’s Route 66 Festival offering planes, trains, and automobiles sounds exciting, right?

Join us again in downtown Vinita, Oklahoma on Friday June 16, 2017 for the Downtown Block Party in front of the historic Vinita Hotel and O...

Come be a cowboy for a day! Cooking teams vie for  the opportunity to be the best of the year for multiple dishes. We also have numerous vendor booths, kids' games, and a Talent Contest.

10AM - Kids Games

10AM- Gates for Vendor Booths Open

12 noon - Tasting begins: buy a...

April 27, 2017

Vinita has been named the 3rd Safest City in Oklahoma for 2017 (based on actual 2016 crime rates) by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.

Vinita holds the distinction of being the first city in Oklahoma to have electricity, and today remains the location o...

February 7, 2017

Set your DVR for 8pm CST on February 21st for the Travel Channel's Bizarre Foods.  As they travel Route 66, they make a stop at Clanton's Cafe in Vinita, Okla and showcases their outragesly good Calf Fries. This is one show you don't want to miss!!...

January 18, 2017

Thousands of great towns can be found in the American West—ones that exemplify the spirit and dedication of the pioneers who built