Picnic with the governor.

Courtesy Oklahoma History Center.
Courtesy Oklahoma History Center.

Saturday, Sept. 6

Families are invited to the Governor’s Mansion and Oklahoma History Center for the 18th annual Septemberfest, taking place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6. Visitors receive free admission to the history center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, in Oklahoma City and can enjoy all the activities, which include learning stations, storytelling, antebellum music and live performances with historians in Indian Territory-era period dress. Nearby at the Governor’s Mansion, 820 N.E. 23rd St., families can see other historical reenactments, participate in crafts and meet Gov. Mary Fallin and her family. Events are free and open to the public, plus everyone is invited to picnic on the lawn. For more, visit and