Services - Arts & Humanities Division
Frequently Asked Questions - Services, Events and More
Arts & Humanities Division's office hours are 8 am-12 Noon and 1-5 pm, Monday - Friday.
We can be reached via:
Office Tel#: 580-581-3470 or 580-581-3471, leave a message if after hours
Mail: Arts & Humanities Division, P. O. Box 1054, Lawton, OK 73502-1054
Street Address: 801 NW Ferris Avenue (west entrance of McMahon Memorial Auditorium
If you would like to reach any of the trusts, boards or committees we work with, add, "Attention to" in the subject line or in the mailing address.
The vendor selection is an application process. Applications are available on the Arts & Humanities Division’s website at the Lawton-Ft. Sill Freedom Festival page in February and at the International Festival page in early April. Each of the festivals will have a different deadline to submit your application.
If you are interested in being a paid performer, send us your press kit. Please enclose a CD/DVD along with your information. See our home page for mailing information.
To be a volunteer performer, it is an application process. Applications are available on Arts & Humanities Division’s website at the Lawton-Ft. Sill Freedom Festival page in February and at the International Festival page in early April. Each of the festivals will have a different deadline to submit your application.
Call our office at 580-581-3470 or 581-3471 to be added to our mailing list.
Contact the McMahon Memorial Auditorium for more information 580-581-3472, Some promoters may choose to sell their own event tickets or it may be through the auditorium's ticket office.
Here is the link to the auditorium - https://www.lawtonok.gov/departments/mcmahon-memorial-auditorium
Thank you! Please call our office at 580-581-3470 or 581-3471. We look forward to speaking with you about your interests so that we can find the perfect match.
The City of Lawton passed a resolution to help support film & video production. Visit the website, film/music support.
Call our office to learn more about filming on city property. (580) 581-3470 or (580) 581-3471.
In most cases, there may not be an issue. City of Lawton property includes airspace with drone use. Please note that use of amplified music requires a permit through the Parks & Recreation Department. Call our office for more information.
Yes, the meetings are open to the public. For meeting locations, dates and times, call the Arts & Humanities Division at 580-581-3470 or 581-3471.
Thank you for your interest! We will need a cover letter with your name, mailing address, contact information, statement about your interest in serving along with a resume or Curriculum Vitae.
You can hand deliver your information to our office in McMahon Auditorium at 801 NW Ferris Avenue, Mon-Fri, 8am-12 & 1-5pm. To mail your packet, send to Arts & Humanities Division, attention administrator, P.O. Box 1054, Lawton, OK 73502.
After your information has been received, you will be contacted to discuss your interest.