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Founders tower courtesy OKC Philharmonic

It’s A Big, Busy Metro Out There – If You Can’t Make It To Everything, Here’s Where To Start →

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High Style

In May it will be home to a fantastic array of decorative splendor from designers across the metro; tonight the space set to become the 2014 Symphony Show House will house a black-tie optional preview party called “Skyball.” Martinis, dancing to the Heather Nelson Band, dining from new prime steakhouse The George and magnificent penthouse panoramas … it’s a view to a thrill.

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Chocolate Festival courtesy firehouse art center

Choco-Lots to Enjoy

It’s what you might call a deliciously simple arrangement: A ticket grants access to a room stocked with dozens of vendors offering sweet, tasty wares; guests roam the offerings and select their ten favorites to sample. Oh, and proceeds from the Chocolate Festival support the creative activities of Norman’s Firehouse Art Center. Think of it as the icing on the chocolate cake.

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The Place for Taste

Oklahoma City is over 600 square miles in area, containing hundreds upon hundreds of restaurants that encompass an entire world of culinary variety. Want to take a tour within a single evening? The 35th annual Taste of OKC offers food, drink, the music of Born in November and the opportunity to aid the mentoring efforts of Big Brothers Big Sisters.

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All Aces

McEnroe. Lendl. Chang. Courier. They are all-stars among legends, true masters of their craft, and yet one of them will still emerge victorious over the other three competitors in this one-night-only showdown. InsideOut Sports & Entertainment proudly presents the Champions Cup Tennis Tournament, a chance for the sport’s great senior talents to shine once more.

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Mirror, Mirror

Though it’s often derided as shallow and narcissistic in this Age of Instagram, self-portraiture has a long and luminous history; MAINSITE invites artists to consider their appearance and self-presentation in “Selfie: An Exploration on Identity.” The results should be recognizably fascinating.

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The Royal Treatment

It’s a big weekend for the OKC Philharmonic; for two nights they are the champions, born to be kings, oooooooh, they’re your best friends. The dynamic singer Brody Dolyniuk is joining the orchestra for the next installment of its Pops Series, “The Music of Queen.” It might sound clichéd, but, well … rocking of you will occur, and they will they will be responsible.

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Love for Life

The American Heart Association’s Heart Ball is a formal-dress gala with a lavish dinner and auctions, true, but in a larger sense it’s a celebration of the Association’s research and work to improve health, its volunteers and donors, the lives saved by its efforts and the funds raised through its events like this enchanted evening.

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A Smooth Farewell

Gregg Edelman got bit by the acting bug as a high school freshman, after seeing the audience react to a successful leading man. He’s spent much of the decades since on the receiving end of that acclaim, including four Tony nominations and a solo starring role in the final installment of this year’s Broadway Tonight series – share in his voice and charm in “Broadway State of Mind.”

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An Oval Invitation

Inspired by “Come on Down,” its current exhibition of Lisa Hoke’s large-scale assemblage using repurposed advertising materials, the OKC Museum of Art is observing the 30th anniversary of its marvelously delicious Omelette Party by assembling area chefs, the band Stars and a full open bar for a large-scale celebration themed “Color EGGsplosion” – eat, drink and be vibrant!

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The Problems With Princes

By God, the Jewel Box Theater is 56, open for business and talking about kings all at once. Henry II is still ruler of all England, but he’s locked in an ongoing feud with his combative wife Eleanor, disappointed in the ruling potential of his three sons and facing a threat from France as weighty topics and divine dialogue combine in “The Lion in Winter.” 

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October’s Prime Entertainment Picks

A massive choral concert, the Garden Tour for Connoisseurs, a theatrical premiere from Lyric and the return of 6 Degrees of Bacon – there are all kinds of sources for entertainment and enlightenment in this bustling metro, so if you can’t make it to everything, here’s where to start.

12 x 12 Offers 175 Degrees of Art

Although the pieces are small, the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition’s 12 x 12 Art Sale is big fun and a bigger vehicle for creative support.

The Plaza District’s Bigger, Better Block Blowout

Toast the expansion of a homegrown neighborhood in the annual Plaza District Festival.

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September 2018

Price Tower Art Gallery in Bartlesville will host Women Artists of the West's 48th annual juried art exhibition, featuring over 200 original art works, created by women in all mediums, subjects...

Cost: Free 2018-09-21,22,23

Where:
Price Tower Art Gallery
510 S. Dewey Ave.
Bartlesville, OK  74003
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Sponsor: Price Tower Arts Center
Telephone: 918.336.4949
Contact Name: Angelina Bourgou
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Price Tower Art Gallery in Bartlesville will host Women Artists of the West's 48th annual juried art exhibition, featuring over 200 original art works, created by women in all mediums, subjects...

Cost: Free 2018-09-21,22,23

Where:
Price Tower Art Gallery
510 S. Dewey Ave.
Bartlesville, OK  74003
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Sponsor: Price Tower Arts Center
Telephone: 918.336.4949
Contact Name: Angelina Bourgou
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Price Tower Art Gallery in Bartlesville will host Women Artists of the West's 48th annual juried art exhibition, featuring over 200 original art works, created by women in all mediums, subjects...

Cost: Free 2018-09-21,22,23

Where:
Price Tower Art Gallery
510 S. Dewey Ave.
Bartlesville, OK  74003
View map »


Sponsor: Price Tower Arts Center
Telephone: 918.336.4949
Contact Name: Angelina Bourgou
Website »

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Price Tower Art Gallery in Bartlesville will host Women Artists of the West's 48th annual juried art exhibition, featuring over 200 original art works, created by women in all mediums, subjects...

Cost: Free 2018-09-21,22,23

Where:
Price Tower Art Gallery
510 S. Dewey Ave.
Bartlesville, OK  74003
View map »


Sponsor: Price Tower Arts Center
Telephone: 918.336.4949
Contact Name: Angelina Bourgou
Website »

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Price Tower Art Gallery in Bartlesville will host Women Artists of the West's 48th annual juried art exhibition, featuring over 200 original art works, created by women in all mediums, subjects...

Cost: Free 2018-09-21,22,23

Where:
Price Tower Art Gallery
510 S. Dewey Ave.
Bartlesville, OK  74003
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Sponsor: Price Tower Arts Center
Telephone: 918.336.4949
Contact Name: Angelina Bourgou
Website »

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Organizations making a positive impact on the health of Oklahomans will be honored at the 2018 Champions of Health Gala. All proceeds benefit the Oklahoma Caring Foundation, a non-profit...

Cost: TBD

Where:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd
Oklahoma City, OK  73111
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Sponsor: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Telephone: 918.551.2164
Contact Name: Ellen Devereux

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Price Tower Art Gallery in Bartlesville will host Women Artists of the West's 48th annual juried art exhibition, featuring over 200 original art works, created by women in all mediums, subjects...

Cost: Free 2018-09-21,22,23

Where:
Price Tower Art Gallery
510 S. Dewey Ave.
Bartlesville, OK  74003
View map »


Sponsor: Price Tower Arts Center
Telephone: 918.336.4949
Contact Name: Angelina Bourgou
Website »

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Escape the ordinary, and learn about OKC from a different point of view. Relax in the climate controlled cabin on one of our 65’ cruisers, or enjoy the breeze on the viewing deck and listen...

Cost: $15 for Seniors and kids under 12, $20 Adults

Where:
Regatta Landing
701 S. Lincoln Blvd.
OKC, OK  73109
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Telephone: 405.702.7755
Contact Name: Business Office
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The evening Cocktail Cruise offers stunning views of the downtown skyline, the Boathouse District and Finish Line Tower, the Wheeler Ferris wheel and quite possibly an amazing Oklahoma sunset. Come...

Cost: $15 for Seniors and kids under 12, $20 Adults

Where:
Regatta Landing
701 S. Lincoln Blvd.
OKC, OK  73109
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Telephone: 405.702.7755
Contact Name: Business Office
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Take Steps is the Foundation’s largest nationwide fundraising event where patients, loved ones, friends and supporters empower and inspire each other to continue the fight against...

Cost: Free

Where:
Stars and Stripes Park
3701 S Lake Hefner Dr
Oklahoma City, OK  73116
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Sponsor: Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
Telephone: 972.386.0607
Contact Name: Jackie Peterson
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Price Tower Art Gallery in Bartlesville will host Women Artists of the West's 48th annual juried art exhibition, featuring over 200 original art works, created by women in all mediums, subjects...

Cost: Free 2018-09-21,22,23

Where:
Price Tower Art Gallery
510 S. Dewey Ave.
Bartlesville, OK  74003
View map »


Sponsor: Price Tower Arts Center
Telephone: 918.336.4949
Contact Name: Angelina Bourgou
Website »

More information

Escape the ordinary, and learn about OKC from a different point of view. Relax in the climate controlled cabin on one of our 65’ cruisers, or enjoy the breeze on the viewing deck and listen...

Cost: $15 for Seniors and kids under 12, $20 Adults

Where:
Regatta Landing
701 S. Lincoln Blvd.
OKC, OK  73109
View map »


Telephone: 405.702.7755
Contact Name: Business Office
Website »

More information

The evening Cocktail Cruise offers stunning views of the downtown skyline, the Boathouse District and Finish Line Tower, the Wheeler Ferris wheel and quite possibly an amazing Oklahoma sunset. Come...

Cost: $15 for Seniors and kids under 12, $20 Adults

Where:
Regatta Landing
701 S. Lincoln Blvd.
OKC, OK  73109
View map »


Telephone: 405.702.7755
Contact Name: Business Office
Website »

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