As one of the oldest cities in the West, Stillwater is a thriving and vibrant city with a well-rounded community that celebrates tradition and innovation. Home to the main campus of Oklahoma State University, one of 120 “Best Western Colleges,” Stillwater enjoys some of the leading public libraries, medical centers, and publishing houses in the nation. It also has a diverse economy with businesses contributing to fields like agriculture and biotechnology. The city is also known for its contribution to the arts as much as its educational institutions, with a place in music history as the home of red dirt music. Cultural celebrations like the Stillwater Arts Festival, the Red Dirt Film Festival, and the Special Olympics’ Annual Summer Games all call Stillwater home.