Stillwater is home to people who think big and see endless possibilities. It’s the home of Oklahoma State University, and the birthplace of Red Dirt Music. With its low crime rate and a cost of living below the U.S. average, Stillwater is consistently ranked among the nation’s top small cities for quality of life. Stillwater residents benefit from great schools and medical facilities; a vibrant downtown and quality shopping centers; numerous parks and recreational opportunities; and a wonderful public library.
It's also the "Original Home of Red Dirt Music." Locals and visitors alike enjoy nationally ranked sports, unique dining and shopping, and the local music scene. Residents also enjoy many acres of playgrounds and beautiful parks, including the rustic beauty of Lake McMurtry.
The City of Stillwater hosts a number of community festivals, presentations of music, theater, dance and literary arts, and a variety of learning and cultural opportunities for its residents as well as visitors to the city.
The City of Stillwater Community Center is proud to be home to the following community-based groups. Contact the Community Center to learn more.
- Stillwater Community Singers
- Stillwater Community Band
- Stillwater Jazz
Want to know what's happening in Stillwater on any given day? Your best resource is VisitStillwater.org.
If you are planning to hold an conference, meeting, or other special event in Stillwater, the professional staff at the Stillwater Convention and Visitors Bureau is ready to provide expert assistance.