News & Updates

Mary Battiata

Mary Battiata to wrap up Virtual Barn series at Arcadia Round Barn

April 19, 2021

ARCADIA – Singer-songwriter Mary Battiata will present the final “Virtual Barn” concert of the season at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 22, as a fundraiser for the Arcadia Round Barn. Battiata…

T.Z. Wright will present a concert in support of the Arcadia Round Barn at 8 p.m. Thursday.

T.Z. Wright to present virtual concert for Arcadia Round Barn

April 12, 2021

ARCADIA — Singer-songwriter T.Z. Wright will present a virtual concert to benefit the Arcadia Round Barn at 8 pm. Thursday. The concert can be found on the Arcadia Round Barn…

Joe Baxter will present a virtual concert on the Arcadia Round Barn Facebook page at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Joe Baxter to present a virtual concert to benefit Arcadia Round Barn

April 6, 2021

ARCADIA — Oklahoma City singer-songwriter Joe Baxter will present a virtual concert at 8 p.m. Thursday to benefit the Arcadia Round Barn.

Volunteer at the Round Barn

March 22, 2021

The Round Barn is gearing up for a busy and fun summer travel season. We are in need of volunteers for the 1 to 5 p.m. shifts on Wednesday and…

Oklahoma rebloom daffodil garden at the Arcadia Round Barn

View Our New Daffodil Garden

March 18, 2021

2021 – Arcadia Round Barn volunteer Dusty Ward captured this beautiful image of our new daffodil garden. The Oklahoma City Community Foundation donated 750 bulbs to the Arcadia Historical and…

Edgar Cruz Photo - Arcadia Round Barn - Virtual Concert

Edgar Cruz to present virtual concert for Round Barn

March 18, 2021

Renowned Oklahoma City guitarist Edgar Cruz will present a virtual concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 25, to benefit the Arcadia Round Barn. Cruz is an acoustic guitarist who has…

Rachel Lynch

Arcadia Round Barn continues virtual concert

March 10, 2021

ARCADIA — Oklahoma City singer-songwriter Rachel Lynch will present a virtual concert at 8 p.m. Thursday to benefit the Arcadia Round Barn. Lynch has written songs about hangovers, life, love,…

Andy Adams

How you can help Arcadia Round Barn while enjoying music

March 2, 2021

ARCADIA — Singer-songwriter Andy Adams will present a live-streamed concert at 8 p.m. Thursday as a benefit for the Arcadia Round Barn. The concert can be found on the Arcadia…

Janice Francis Smith - Virtual Concert Arcadia Round Barn

Janice Francis-Smith to perform on behalf of Arcadia Round Barn

February 24, 2021

ARCADIA – Oklahoma City singer-songwriter Janice Francis-Smith will present a virtual concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, as a benefit for the Arcadia Round Barn. Blending folk, jazz-pop and…

Buffalo Rogers will present a virtual concert on Thursday to benefit the Arcadia Round Barn.

This Feb. 18 virtual concert with Buffalo Rogers will benefit Arcadia Round Barn

February 17, 2021

ARCADIA — Oklahoma City singer-songwriter Buffalo Rogers will warm up the winter night on Thursday with a virtual concert to benefit the Arcadia Round Barn. The concert will be from…

Arcadia Round Barn - Winter Photo

Wintry Sight to See!

February 17, 2021

Doesn’t the Arcadia Round Barn look beautiful as part of the town’s snowy landscape? The barn remains closed for a few more days until it warms up and the snow…

Gregg Standridge

Gregg Standridge – Virtual Barn Live Concert

February 9, 2021

Join us as Norman singer-songwriter Gregg Standridge performs at 8PM this Thursday for a Facebook Live virtual concert benefitting the Arcadia Round Barn. Check out Hailey’s Instagram interview with Gregg…

Although the Arcadia Round Barn museum is closed temporarily, the barn's loft is still available for weddings and other special events. [M. TIM BLAKE]

Weather closing

February 9, 2021

Starting Monday, Feb. 8, we will be closed for a few days due to predicted frigid temperatures. Spring is right around the corner, we promise! We are already making plans…

And then there were two - virtual concert Arcadia Round Barn

“And Then There Were Two” at The Virtual Barn – This Thursday

February 4, 2021

The Round Barn’s “Virtual Barn” 2021 livestreaming concert series welcomes Tulsa roots band “And Then There Were Two”!!!! Join us for an online evening of Good Time Music for a…

Oklahoma City singer-songwriter Marco Tello

Arcadia Round Barn to launch 2021 season of music

January 20, 2021

ARCADIA – The next free concert is never far away at the Arcadia Round Barn, and Oklahoma City singer-songwriter Marco Tello will launch the 2021 season of music on Jan.…

Toby Thompson, who met Paul McCartney, was invited to show Oklahoma County workers where to place the sign. Photo by Shellee Graham

County road sign marks spot where Paul McCartney asked for directions

December 23, 2020

ARCADIA – Announcing that you’ve just spoken with one of the Beatles, says Arcadia resident Toby Thompson, “is like saying you saw a UFO.” So, Thompson didn’t mention it to…

Although the Arcadia Round Barn museum is closed temporarily, the barn's loft is still available for weddings and other special events. [M. TIM BLAKE]

Amid virus surge, Arcadia Round Barn museum closes for now

December 2, 2020

ARCADIA — In an effort to do its part to stem the spread of COVID-19, the Arcadia Historical and Preservation Society has closed the Arcadia Round Barn museum temporarily until…

Daffodils bulb planting on the grounds of Arcadia Round Barn

Daffodils soon to beautify grounds of Arcadia Round Barn

November 30, 2020

ARCADIA – Volunteers gathered at the Arcadia Round Barn on Nov. 27 to plant 750 daffodil bulbs awarded by the Oklahoma City Community Foundation to the Arcadia Historical and Preservation…

Harley Russell poses for a photo with some of his Route 66 signs in front of the Sandhills Curiosity Shop in Erick in this 2019 photo. [Photo by Jordan Green/The Blackwell Journal-Tribune]

New signs aim to help travelers get their kicks on Route 66

November 30, 2020

It’s a sign of the times. Oklahoma transportation officials will begin placing new road signs along Route 66 in 2021 because travelers say the historic highway needs to be more…

Round Barn

Round Barn Closed Temporarily Effective Monday

November 22, 2020

ARCADIA – In an effort to do its part to stem the spread of COVID-19, the Arcadia Historical and Preservation Society has closed the Arcadia Round Barn museum temporarily until…