Why yes, we really do believe Stillwater, Oklahoma is the place where smiles from strangers are abounding and hometown hospitality is a way of life. Our welcoming spirit is rooted in our Oklahoma history, the diversity forged by Oklahoma State University, and even community hardships that have spurred our strength and camaraderie. 

We hope you soak up the vibrancy of our historic downtown, explore Oklahoma State University's stunning campus, dive into our Red Dirt music scene, and discover America's Friendliest College Town



405 Day405 Day

405 Day is a one-day event, on the day symbolized by our area code, 405 – April 5, 2024 – to remind visitors and residents to Shop in Stillwater!

Enter to Win 1 of 5 $100 American Airlines gift cards! 


Calf Fry 2024

2024 Calf Fry

Join us for Calf Fry: the largest annual three-day outdoor Red Dirt and Country music festival at Stillwater's own Tumbleweed amphitheater! Mark your calendars to celebrate the 32nd Anniversary of this event on May 2-4, 2024!  


Stillwater Savings PassSavings Pass

Explore local dining, retail shops, and fun attractions as you
experience America's Friendliest College Town! 

Sign up here and watch the savings roll in! 


Stillwater GeoTourGeoTour Logo

Did you know that Stillwater is home to Oklahoma's first GeoTour? 
Geocaching is a type of global treasure hunt where
people search for caches, or hidden stashes of objects. We hope you have fun
exploring iconic locations in America's Friendliest College Town!

Be sure to check this page to get your hunt started!



June 15, 2024, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

More info – to our SWO Community United page

Celebrate Juneteenth with live music, free hotdogs, food trucks, inflatable for kids, games, prizes, and more. This family-friendly, free community event has activities for all ages. 


Pistol Pete

Pistol Pete Then and NowThe history of Oklahoma State University's mascot, Pistol Pete, goes back more than a century.  In fact, he is a legend who embodies the Cowboy spirit infused in the Stillwater culture.  Find out more about Pistol Pete by clicking here! 


Get Outside
Lake McMurtry
Get Outside

Have an outdoor adventure!

Live Music
Parker McCollum
Live Music

Spend a night on the town!

Grab a Bite to Eat
Eskimo Joes
Grab a Bite to Eat

Stop in at one of Stillwater's Home-Grown Restaurants!