COVID-19 Updates

The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Nation events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution. 

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

Governor Bill Anoatubby

To enhance the overall quality of life
of the Chickasaw people.


To be a nation of successful and united
people with a strong cultural identity.

Core Values

Core Values are the fundamental,
guiding principles of an organization.


Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Get ready for summer. The Chickasaw Nation is now accepting applications for 2020 youth camps, clinics and academies. A number of tribal divisions ...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Parenting classes are a great way to provide the best learning environment for your child. The Chickasaw Nation promotes parent and community educa...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
The Chickasaw Institute is proud to partner with the Oklahoma Truck Driving Academy in Ada to offer training for Class A Commercial Driver Licenses...

March 15, 2020


Thursday, March 26, 2020
Palmer and crew express Chickasaw history with public art in Ardmore
Dr. Bob Palmer, a retired art professor, and his crew of professional muralists depicted Chickasaw history with a five panel mural painted Feb. 15-...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Chickasaw Nation casinos and offices to remain closed through April 15
Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby today announced that Chickasaw Nation businesses and offices already closed to help mitigate the spread of...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Chickasaw and Choctaw artist Sue Fish preserving Southeastern Indian culture across the state
Chickasaw and Choctaw artist Sue Fish has honed her craft of basketmaking for nearly three decades and displayed her art in galleries across the Ch...

Chickasaw Language

English Word or Phrase
Little People
Chickasaw Word or Phrase
Hattak iskanno' / hattak sawa'