A Salute to Veterans & Current Military Elk City, Neva Pyatt — The 28th Annual Foss Lake Christmas in July Festival, is July 13th and 14th, 2018. This event is one of the largest outdoor events in western Oklahoma and is fun for the entire family! Friday, July 13th all the vendors will be in place by 1:00. The opening ceremony honoring our Veterans and current Military will be begin at 6pm at the Main Stage, north of the Marina on Cedar Point. The Altus AFB Honor Guards will present the colors, Purcy Walker will present a medley of patriotic music and Colonel Tom Ivester, Oklahoma National Guard will have a special message for those men and women who have served.