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The Shrine Circus

We invite everyone, young and old, to join the Shriners at the annual Akdar Shrine Circus.

Become a Shriner

Join more than 1,500 Oklahoma Shriners and help us make a difference in the lives of children

Shriners Hospital for Children

Shriners Hospitals for Children provide high-quality healthcare to children regardless of patient or parents ability to pay.

Latest News

Featured Potentate Message March 2016

Nobles and Ladies: The 2016 Circus is in the books, and as always, Akdar's Nobles and Ladies came together and worked seemly endless hours to insure its success. The Super Bowl Party was another memorable day. If you were a Denver fan it was great. If you were a...

Galveston Hospital 50th Anniversary Celebration

This is an exceptional opportunity for a man to become a Shriner at a prestigious event. 50th Anniversary Ceremonial The Galveston Burn Hospital will be celebrating its 50th anniversary of operation on April 23 - 25. We will have a full form ceremonial complete with...

Shriners Legacy Program

The Shriners’ Legacy Program: Strengthening Our Fraternal Bonds - As Shriners, we are part of an international organization that strengthens us individually, enhances our families and makes us part of a history of brotherhood and camaraderie. And, as Shriners, we also...

Download Our Newsletter

For over one hundred years, the Akdar Shrine Newsletter has been letting you know the monthly news and information within the Shrine. Now we are extremely pleased to bring the same tradition and quality into the digital age right here on this website. Now you can access Akdar News on any computer or mobile device with the handy digital edition. At home or on the go we’re your #1 source for the latest news, activities, event calendars, messages from Shrine leaders and parade schedules.