Welcome to central Oklahoma! Stillwater, the county seat of Payne County is the 10th largest city in the state. Home of the Oklahoma State Cowboys. This central Oklahoma town offers a diverse economy, education & employment opportunities but continues to keep its small town charm and warm hospitality in tact.
There are several area schools that provide comprehensive educational programs: Oklahoma State University, Northern Oklahoma College, Meridian Technology Center, Stillwater Area Public Schools Perkins-Tryon Public Schools and Morrison Public Schools
Home of the infamous Oklahoma State Cowboys, Stillwater offers endless possibilities for family-fun. Being a college town, Stillwater is constantly growing with new amenities around every corner. For Outdoor Recreation, Stillwater offers over 7,000 acres of water for fishing, swimming, skiing, boating and more. Our multiple lakes let you enjoy Fun in the Sun all year-round! Nestled 10 miles outside of Stillwater, Lake McMurtry is a quiet, family-friendly lake where you can spend the day on the water and end it with a gorgeous Oklahoma sunset. Our local Boomer Lake Park, is conveniently located in the heart of Stillwater, just a few miles North of OSU campus. The park offers many amenities including clear walking trails, tennis, Frisbee golf, and boat and dock fishing. Owned and operated by Oklahoma State University, Lake Carl Blackwell is a well-maintained recreational area with activities for all-ages. Many of the lakes also feature camping, R. V. Hookups, cabins, picnic areas or various kinds of recreational trails, bird watching, sailing, mountain bicycling, and waterfowl hunting. Recreation is no shortage in Stillwater - outdoor enthusiast can look forward to activities at the local municipal pool, Skate Park, tennis courts, Frisbee golf course and much more.
Widely recognized throughout the area, you will discover the prominence of the Agriculture industry and more specifically the livestock industry. Rooted in Animal Husbandry, Oklahoma State University, attracts agricultural students from all around the world. Surrounded by high-yield, fertile soil acreage and pasture land the area can produce great success within the industry. Around the area, you will find many useful agriculture tools and amenities. Such as the Robert M. Kerr Food & Agricultural Products Center, Oklahoma Ag Credit, Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service, Oklahoma FSA, and many others. You may also find the Payne County and Noble County Sale Barns and Stockyards very useful and conveniently located.
Rooted in culture, Stillwater is home to many prominent local area attractions including but not limited to...a variety of family oriented children's activities: such as
The Stillwater Downtown Cultural District where the history of Stillwater is vivid. Downtown, you’ll enjoy many unique local shops and popular food spots.
EVENTS & FESTIVALS
Stillwater holds many Annual Events that the local population looks forward to every year, attracting people from all over the region. Some of our most favored and popular local events include: the Stillwater Home Builders Association Home & Garden Show, Celebrate Stillwater-Run for the Arts Fine Art & Music Festival, Tumbleweed Calf Fry, Oklahoma Special Olympics State Games, Boomer Blast 4th of July Celebration, Eskimo Joe’s Birthday Bash, “Krazy Daze” sidewalk sale, the Payne County Free Fair and so much more.
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Stillwater Chamber of Commerce, Perkins Chamber of Commerce, Morrison Chamber of Commerce | Our Area Chambers are constantly working to serve & enhance the communities. Throughout the year, they host several local events and bring new activities to engage with the area.
City of Stillwater, City of Perkins
Medical services in Stillwater are among the best | Stillwater Medical Center serves patients in a six county area including and offers many specialized programs, such as medical oncology, comprehensive diagnostic cardiology services, computerized topography, family-centered maternity care, intensive care unit, 24-hour physician staffed emergency department, laparoscopic surgery, accredited mammography services and same day surgery. Some of the most talented doctors, specialists and medical technicians reside and practice in Stillwater, ensuring the finest quality healthcare.