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Homemade Tomato Appetizers

Homemade Tomato Appetizers

For a tangy, tantalizing summertime treat, try this recipe for a homemade Southern Stack featuring fried green tomatoes.

Kd’s & Wes Welker’s: Game On!

Kd’s & Wes Welker’s: Game On!

Sampling the highlights at a pair of restaurants named for two of the metro’s biggest sports stars, Kevin Durant and Wes Welker.

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Culture & Events

Pictures From The Missing Lake

Pictures From The Missing Lake

In her ongoing travels through Oklahoma, author and photographer M.J. Alexander visits the mostly deserted site of the long-planned Optima Lake, which never made the splash it was intended to.

Photography From Native Viewpoints

Photography From Native Viewpoints

The traveling exhibit “Our People, Our Land, Our Images” brings worldwide indigenous photographers’ looks at their own lands and lives to the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art.

Khaled Hosseini’s Literary Voice

Khaled Hosseini’s Literary Voice

The well-traveled author of international bestsellers “The Kite Runner” and “A Thousand Splendid Suns” visits Oklahoma to speak at the Metropolitan Library System’s annual Literary Voices dinner.

Runs for Fun and Philanthropy

Runs for Fun and Philanthropy

From the massive, and immensely inspiring, OKC Memorial Marathon to more community-centered events like the Redbud Classic, the metro is ready to run. These races help the community, too – shake a leg!

April’s Prime Entertainment Picks

April’s Prime Entertainment Picks

A new soccer team’s first home game, a massive (and free) commingling of creativity, thought-provoking theater – 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.

TV Memories With Ms. Ida B.

TV Memories With Ms. Ida B.

Remembering the way we were with a look back at the pioneering career of TV hostess Ida Blackburn and the celebrity cavalcade of the “Ida B. Show.”

Lance McDaniel: The Movie Man

Lance McDaniel: The Movie Man

A conversational give and take about family, vehicular zen and the joy of cinema with deadCENTER Film Festival director Lance McDaniel.

 Exploring Historic Quebec

Exploring Historic Quebec

With more than 400 years under its belt, the French-influenced Canadian getaway has amassed plenty of charm to offer travelers in addition to its world-class dining and other delights.

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Brett Weston: Land, Sea and Sky

A panoply of beauty marking the recent gift to the museum of 150 photographs by black-and-white artist Weston from the collection of Christian Keesee.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

The Conservatory: Turnover w/ Pillow Talk

Sonic jams of all descriptions in an OKC hotspot: GHOST TOWN Apr 1, The Appleseed Cast Apr 3, Turnover with Pillow Talk Apr 20 and more - adds and adjustments posted online.

Where?
The Conservatory
8911 N Western Ave
OKC, OK  73114
View map »

For more information:
Website »

Ansel Adams: An American Perspective

Perhaps America's most famous photographer takes the spotlight in this 50-plus-piece retrospective of his deeply moving career.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Making Change

An exhibit honoring and sharing the stories of Laura Gardin Fraser and Glenna Goodacre, two women who designed coins for the U.S. Mint.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Rise, Fall, Resurrection

A look back at the colorful career of Walter Ufer, a Taos Society artist who painted vivid scenes of the Southwest and its Pueblo inhabitants.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

George M. Sutton: Exploring Art & Science

75 watercolor paintings by the music lover and scholar who gave so much to OU - the exhibit showcases his tremendous passion for ornithology.

Where?
Sam Noble Museum
2401 Chautauqua Ave
Norman, OK  73072
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-4712
Website »

Is He Dead?

Mark Twain (the man himself) wrote this ridiculously funny romp about a painter who fakes his own death and disguises himself as his nonexistent sister.

Where?
Carpenter Square Theater
800 W Main St
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-232-6500
Website »

Our People, Our Land, Our Images

Indigenous photographers from North and South America, the Middle East and New Zealand chronicle their homelands through their native viewpoints, examining history, social politics and...

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

You Can't Take It With You

A prim and proper family receives a shock when its scion falls for a lovely girl beneath his social station, and they discover their soon-to-be in-laws are kind, supportive and utterly...

Where?
Jewel Box Theater
3700 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73118
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-521-1786
Website »

Rivers & Hayes-Thumann

The cozy gallery in the Paseo is home to intriguing art, inside and out: Collage lover Kate Rivers and photographic wanderer Karen Hayes-Thumann both have varied wonders to explore this...

Where?
JRB Art at the Elms
2810 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-528-6336
Website »

Jesus Christ Superstar

The OKC Theatre Company brings Andrew Lloyd Webber's passion project (so to speak) rocking to life as the self-proclaimed Son of God's life approaches its turbulent coda.

Where?
OKC Civic Center
201 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-297-2264
Website »

Allan Houser and His Students

Part of a statewide effort to honor the exceptional artist's 100th birthday, this collection uses his works and his proteges' to highlight Houser's skill as a teacher.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Allan Houser Drawings

A full 100 images, the vast majority of which have never been exhibited before, anchor the museum's efforts to join the statewide collaboration celebrating Houser's centennial.

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Oklahoma @ the Movies

The Sooner State’s silver screen legacy flickers to life in a lovingly assembled collection of memorabilia, artifacts and stories about stars and filmmakers with Oklahoma ties that also...

Where?
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr
Oklahoma City, OK  73105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oklahoma History Center
Telephone: 405-521-2491
Website »

Jazz Lab Concerts

UCO School of Music students let their hair down while keeping their skill levels up in these inexpensive concerts.

Where?
UCO Jazz Lab
100 E 5th St
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-974-3375
Website »

Rivers & Hayes-Thumann

The cozy gallery in the Paseo is home to intriguing art, inside and out: Collage lover Kate Rivers and photographic wanderer Karen Hayes-Thumann both have varied wonders to explore this...

Where?
JRB Art at the Elms
2810 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-528-6336
Website »

Making Change

An exhibit honoring and sharing the stories of Laura Gardin Fraser and Glenna Goodacre, two women who designed coins for the U.S. Mint.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Allan Houser and His Students

Part of a statewide effort to honor the exceptional artist's 100th birthday, this collection uses his works and his proteges' to highlight Houser's skill as a teacher.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

The Conservatory: Cult Leader & Citadel

Sonic jams of all descriptions in an OKC hotspot: GHOST TOWN Apr 1, The Appleseed Cast Apr 3, Turnover with Pillow Talk Apr 20 and more - adds and adjustments posted online.

Where?
The Conservatory
8911 N Western Ave
OKC, OK  73114
View map »

For more information:
Website »

Matthew Kaney

Kaney enjoys tinkering with electronics and computers to make interactive art installations that comment humorously on contemporary culture, so expect some engrossing digital tomfoolery.

Where?
Firehouse Art Center
444 S Flood Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-329-4523
Website »

Rise, Fall, Resurrection

A look back at the colorful career of Walter Ufer, a Taos Society artist who painted vivid scenes of the Southwest and its Pueblo inhabitants.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Chuck Webster

You may have to bring your own meaning with you to apply to Webster's playfully abstract imagery; the brightly hued forms could mean practically anything ... except carelessness, as each...

Where?
Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center
3000 General Pershing Blvd
OKC, OK  73107
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0000
Website »

Sutton Series Concerts: Wind Symphony

The OU School of Music welcomes listeners to a slate of musical mastery.

Where?
OU Catlett Music Center
500 W Boyd St
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-4101
Website »

Chuck Webster

You may have to bring your own meaning with you to apply to Webster's playfully abstract imagery; the brightly hued forms could mean practically anything ... except carelessness, as each...

Where?
Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center
3000 General Pershing Blvd
OKC, OK  73107
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0000
Website »

Traditionalist and Trailblazer

The Jacobson House hosts a retrospective of the life and pioneering career of Kiowa 5 artist Lois "Bougetah" Smokey.

Where?
Jacobson House Native Art Center
609 Chautauqua Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-366-1667
Website »

Allan Houser Drawings

A full 100 images, the vast majority of which have never been exhibited before, anchor the museum's efforts to join the statewide collaboration celebrating Houser's centennial.

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Brett Weston: Land, Sea and Sky

A panoply of beauty marking the recent gift to the museum of 150 photographs by black-and-white artist Weston from the collection of Christian Keesee.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Ansel Adams: An American Perspective

Perhaps America's most famous photographer takes the spotlight in this 50-plus-piece retrospective of his deeply moving career.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Oklahoma @ the Movies

The Sooner State’s silver screen legacy flickers to life in a lovingly assembled collection of memorabilia, artifacts and stories about stars and filmmakers with Oklahoma ties that also...

Where?
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr
Oklahoma City, OK  73105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oklahoma History Center
Telephone: 405-521-2491
Website »

Jazz Lab Concerts

UCO School of Music students let their hair down while keeping their skill levels up in these inexpensive concerts.

Where?
UCO Jazz Lab
100 E 5th St
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-974-3375
Website »

Making Change

An exhibit honoring and sharing the stories of Laura Gardin Fraser and Glenna Goodacre, two women who designed coins for the U.S. Mint.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Bricktown Concerts: Noah Gundersen

Follow the sound down to Bricktown to get well and truly rocked.

Where?
Bricktown Music Hall
103 Flaming Lips Alley
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-600-6092
Website »

Allan Houser and His Students

Part of a statewide effort to honor the exceptional artist's 100th birthday, this collection uses his works and his proteges' to highlight Houser's skill as a teacher.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Festival of the Arts

A full 12 dozen selected artists, non-stop performances on multiple stages, festive food and free admission fill this must-experience celebration of creativity.

Where?
Downtown OKC
301 W Reno Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-270-4848
Website »

Art 365

Five selected artists were awarded a full year and a grant to create alongside and in collaboration with curator Raechell Smith ... here's what they came up with.

Where?
[Artspace] at Untitled
1 NE 3rd St
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-879-2400
Website »

Matthew Kaney

Kaney enjoys tinkering with electronics and computers to make interactive art installations that comment humorously on contemporary culture, so expect some engrossing digital tomfoolery.

Where?
Firehouse Art Center
444 S Flood Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-329-4523
Website »

Rivers & Hayes-Thumann

The cozy gallery in the Paseo is home to intriguing art, inside and out: Collage lover Kate Rivers and photographic wanderer Karen Hayes-Thumann both have varied wonders to explore this...

Where?
JRB Art at the Elms
2810 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-528-6336
Website »

Our People, Our Land, Our Images

Indigenous photographers from North and South America, the Middle East and New Zealand chronicle their homelands through their native viewpoints, examining history, social politics and...

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Shifting Frontiers

OU Assistant Professor of Painting Jason Cytacki provides a visual examination of the varying distances between the cowboys, pioneers and landscapes of the Old West and their oft-romanticized...

Where?
Oklahoma Heritage Museum
1400 Classen Dr
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-523-3231
Website »

Rise, Fall, Resurrection

A look back at the colorful career of Walter Ufer, a Taos Society artist who painted vivid scenes of the Southwest and its Pueblo inhabitants.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Coffee Talk: Medicare

Coffee Talk: Medicare is an event to provide the audience with information on how Medicare will help their lives. Must RSVP!

Cost: Free

Where?
Touchmark at Coffee Creek
2801 Shortgrass Rd
Edmond, OK  73012
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Touchmark at Coffee Creek
Telephone: 405-340-1975

Sutton Series Concerts: OU Jazz Bands

The OU School of Music welcomes listeners to a slate of musical mastery.

Where?
OU Catlett Music Center
500 W Boyd St
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-4101
Website »

Brett Weston: Land, Sea and Sky

A panoply of beauty marking the recent gift to the museum of 150 photographs by black-and-white artist Weston from the collection of Christian Keesee.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Matthew Kaney

Kaney enjoys tinkering with electronics and computers to make interactive art installations that comment humorously on contemporary culture, so expect some engrossing digital tomfoolery.

Where?
Firehouse Art Center
444 S Flood Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-329-4523
Website »

Allan Houser Drawings

A full 100 images, the vast majority of which have never been exhibited before, anchor the museum's efforts to join the statewide collaboration celebrating Houser's centennial.

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Jazz Lab Concerts

UCO School of Music students let their hair down while keeping their skill levels up in these inexpensive concerts.

Where?
UCO Jazz Lab
100 E 5th St
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-974-3375
Website »

Shifting Frontiers

OU Assistant Professor of Painting Jason Cytacki provides a visual examination of the varying distances between the cowboys, pioneers and landscapes of the Old West and their oft-romanticized...

Where?
Oklahoma Heritage Museum
1400 Classen Dr
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-523-3231
Website »

Festival of the Arts

A full 12 dozen selected artists, non-stop performances on multiple stages, festive food and free admission fill this must-experience celebration of creativity.

Where?
Downtown OKC
301 W Reno Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-270-4848
Website »

Rivers & Hayes-Thumann

The cozy gallery in the Paseo is home to intriguing art, inside and out: Collage lover Kate Rivers and photographic wanderer Karen Hayes-Thumann both have varied wonders to explore this...

Where?
JRB Art at the Elms
2810 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-528-6336
Website »

L'Elisir d'Amore

Love makes fools of us all - though hopefully most of us aren't foolish enough to buy a purported love potion and hope it dopes the objects of our affection into romance. UCO students...

Where?
UCO Mitchell Hall Theater
100 N University Ave
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-974-3375
Website »

Rise, Fall, Resurrection

A look back at the colorful career of Walter Ufer, a Taos Society artist who painted vivid scenes of the Southwest and its Pueblo inhabitants.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Oklahoma @ the Movies

The Sooner State’s silver screen legacy flickers to life in a lovingly assembled collection of memorabilia, artifacts and stories about stars and filmmakers with Oklahoma ties that also...

Where?
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr
Oklahoma City, OK  73105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oklahoma History Center
Telephone: 405-521-2491
Website »

Art 365

Five selected artists were awarded a full year and a grant to create alongside and in collaboration with curator Raechell Smith ... here's what they came up with.

Where?
[Artspace] at Untitled
1 NE 3rd St
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-879-2400
Website »

Making Change

An exhibit honoring and sharing the stories of Laura Gardin Fraser and Glenna Goodacre, two women who designed coins for the U.S. Mint.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Our People, Our Land, Our Images

Indigenous photographers from North and South America, the Middle East and New Zealand chronicle their homelands through their native viewpoints, examining history, social politics and...

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Chuck Webster

You may have to bring your own meaning with you to apply to Webster's playfully abstract imagery; the brightly hued forms could mean practically anything ... except carelessness, as each...

Where?
Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center
3000 General Pershing Blvd
OKC, OK  73107
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0000
Website »

Traditionalist and Trailblazer

The Jacobson House hosts a retrospective of the life and pioneering career of Kiowa 5 artist Lois "Bougetah" Smokey.

Where?
Jacobson House Native Art Center
609 Chautauqua Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-366-1667
Website »

Ansel Adams: An American Perspective

Perhaps America's most famous photographer takes the spotlight in this 50-plus-piece retrospective of his deeply moving career.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Allan Houser and His Students

Part of a statewide effort to honor the exceptional artist's 100th birthday, this collection uses his works and his proteges' to highlight Houser's skill as a teacher.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Parkview Dinner Party

Celebrate spring with dinner, drinks and a tour of the Parkview home. Plus, learn how to maximize container planting from gardening expert Valerie Gleason of Under the Sun. Must RSVP!

Cost: Free

Where?
Touchmark at Coffee Creek
2801 Shortgrass Rd
Edmond, OK  73012
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Touchmark at Coffee Creek
Telephone: 405-340-1975

Our People, Our Land, Our Images

Indigenous photographers from North and South America, the Middle East and New Zealand chronicle their homelands through their native viewpoints, examining history, social politics and...

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Rivers & Hayes-Thumann

The cozy gallery in the Paseo is home to intriguing art, inside and out: Collage lover Kate Rivers and photographic wanderer Karen Hayes-Thumann both have varied wonders to explore this...

Where?
JRB Art at the Elms
2810 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-528-6336
Website »

Ansel Adams: An American Perspective

Perhaps America's most famous photographer takes the spotlight in this 50-plus-piece retrospective of his deeply moving career.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Rise, Fall, Resurrection

A look back at the colorful career of Walter Ufer, a Taos Society artist who painted vivid scenes of the Southwest and its Pueblo inhabitants.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

An Evening With Midori

The exceptional one-named Japanese violin soloist, fresh off her 30th anniversary tour, drops in on Armstrong for one night only of dazzling sonatas.

Where?
Armstrong Auditorium
14400 N Bryant Ave
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-285-1010
Website »

South Pacific

Wash those woes right out of your hair by filling your eyes and ears with a co-production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's merry musical, presented by CityRep and the OCU Opera and Music...

Where?
OCU Kirkpatrick Center
2501 N Blackwelder Ave
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-848-3761
Website »

Festival of the Arts

A full 12 dozen selected artists, non-stop performances on multiple stages, festive food and free admission fill this must-experience celebration of creativity.

Where?
Downtown OKC
301 W Reno Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-270-4848
Website »

Matthew Kaney

Kaney enjoys tinkering with electronics and computers to make interactive art installations that comment humorously on contemporary culture, so expect some engrossing digital tomfoolery.

Where?
Firehouse Art Center
444 S Flood Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-329-4523
Website »

Oklahoma @ the Movies

The Sooner State’s silver screen legacy flickers to life in a lovingly assembled collection of memorabilia, artifacts and stories about stars and filmmakers with Oklahoma ties that also...

Where?
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr
Oklahoma City, OK  73105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oklahoma History Center
Telephone: 405-521-2491
Website »

Traditionalist and Trailblazer

The Jacobson House hosts a retrospective of the life and pioneering career of Kiowa 5 artist Lois "Bougetah" Smokey.

Where?
Jacobson House Native Art Center
609 Chautauqua Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-366-1667
Website »

You Can't Take It With You

A prim and proper family receives a shock when its scion falls for a lovely girl beneath his social station, and they discover their soon-to-be in-laws are kind, supportive and utterly...

Where?
Jewel Box Theater
3700 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73118
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-521-1786
Website »

Art 365

Five selected artists were awarded a full year and a grant to create alongside and in collaboration with curator Raechell Smith ... here's what they came up with.

Where?
[Artspace] at Untitled
1 NE 3rd St
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-879-2400
Website »

Spring Fling

The Paseo gallery's roster of artists all chip in to mark the turning of the season with vibrant, joyously beautiful creations to peruse.

Where?
In Your Eye Gallery
3005 Paseo St
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-525-2161
Website »

Shifting Frontiers

OU Assistant Professor of Painting Jason Cytacki provides a visual examination of the varying distances between the cowboys, pioneers and landscapes of the Old West and their oft-romanticized...

Where?
Oklahoma Heritage Museum
1400 Classen Dr
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-523-3231
Website »

Noon Tunes: Wayne McEvilly

Free lunchtime serenades in the Downtown Library.

Where?
Downtown Library
300 Park Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-231-8650
Website »

Is He Dead?

Mark Twain (the man himself) wrote this ridiculously funny romp about a painter who fakes his own death and disguises himself as his nonexistent sister.

Where?
Carpenter Square Theater
800 W Main St
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-232-6500
Website »

Making Change

An exhibit honoring and sharing the stories of Laura Gardin Fraser and Glenna Goodacre, two women who designed coins for the U.S. Mint.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Norman Music Festival

A free concert is cool; over 100 free concerts in a three-day cavalcade of rock is truly an amazing experience, and Norman's doing it again - get downtown and drink it all in.

Where?
Downtown Norman
101 E Main St
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-579-3693
Website »

Allan Houser Drawings

A full 100 images, the vast majority of which have never been exhibited before, anchor the museum's efforts to join the statewide collaboration celebrating Houser's centennial.

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Chuck Webster

You may have to bring your own meaning with you to apply to Webster's playfully abstract imagery; the brightly hued forms could mean practically anything ... except carelessness, as each...

Where?
Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center
3000 General Pershing Blvd
OKC, OK  73107
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0000
Website »

L'Elisir d'Amore

Love makes fools of us all - though hopefully most of us aren't foolish enough to buy a purported love potion and hope it dopes the objects of our affection into romance. UCO students...

Where?
UCO Mitchell Hall Theater
100 N University Ave
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-974-3375
Website »

Brett Weston: Land, Sea and Sky

A panoply of beauty marking the recent gift to the museum of 150 photographs by black-and-white artist Weston from the collection of Christian Keesee.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Allan Houser and His Students

Part of a statewide effort to honor the exceptional artist's 100th birthday, this collection uses his works and his proteges' to highlight Houser's skill as a teacher.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Web Chat: "Severe Weather: Pretraumatic Stress"

Dr. Stephen Gillaspy, an expert in pediatric psychology, will lead this live web chat, which will give listeners the opportunity to submit questions and receive reliable answers from a...

Cost: Free

Where?
Online
www.oumedicine.com/chat
, OK
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: OU Medicine
Telephone: 405-271-7900ext4
Contact name: Scott Coppenbarger
Website »

Festival of the Arts

A full 12 dozen selected artists, non-stop performances on multiple stages, festive food and free admission fill this must-experience celebration of creativity.

Where?
Downtown OKC
301 W Reno Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-270-4848
Website »

Purple Bar Performances: Becannen & Vollertsen

A cozy setting, ample menu and outstanding music from local artists.

Where?
Nonna's Purple Bar
1 S Mickey Mantle Dr
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-235-4410
Website »

Spring Fling

The Paseo gallery's roster of artists all chip in to mark the turning of the season with vibrant, joyously beautiful creations to peruse.

Where?
In Your Eye Gallery
3005 Paseo St
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-525-2161
Website »

Art 365

Five selected artists were awarded a full year and a grant to create alongside and in collaboration with curator Raechell Smith ... here's what they came up with.

Where?
[Artspace] at Untitled
1 NE 3rd St
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-879-2400
Website »

Rivers & Hayes-Thumann

The cozy gallery in the Paseo is home to intriguing art, inside and out: Collage lover Kate Rivers and photographic wanderer Karen Hayes-Thumann both have varied wonders to explore this...

Where?
JRB Art at the Elms
2810 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-528-6336
Website »

You Can't Take It With You

A prim and proper family receives a shock when its scion falls for a lovely girl beneath his social station, and they discover their soon-to-be in-laws are kind, supportive and utterly...

Where?
Jewel Box Theater
3700 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73118
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-521-1786
Website »

Oklahoma @ the Movies

The Sooner State’s silver screen legacy flickers to life in a lovingly assembled collection of memorabilia, artifacts and stories about stars and filmmakers with Oklahoma ties that also...

Where?
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr
Oklahoma City, OK  73105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oklahoma History Center
Telephone: 405-521-2491
Website »

Traditionalist and Trailblazer

The Jacobson House hosts a retrospective of the life and pioneering career of Kiowa 5 artist Lois "Bougetah" Smokey.

Where?
Jacobson House Native Art Center
609 Chautauqua Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-366-1667
Website »

Brett Weston: Land, Sea and Sky

A panoply of beauty marking the recent gift to the museum of 150 photographs by black-and-white artist Weston from the collection of Christian Keesee.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Allan Houser Drawings

A full 100 images, the vast majority of which have never been exhibited before, anchor the museum's efforts to join the statewide collaboration celebrating Houser's centennial.

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Matthew Kaney

Kaney enjoys tinkering with electronics and computers to make interactive art installations that comment humorously on contemporary culture, so expect some engrossing digital tomfoolery.

Where?
Firehouse Art Center
444 S Flood Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-329-4523
Website »

Ansel Adams: An American Perspective

Perhaps America's most famous photographer takes the spotlight in this 50-plus-piece retrospective of his deeply moving career.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

In the Heights

Life pulses in a largely Dominican New York neighborhood poor in finances but rich in spirit in this emotional, often exuberant, Tony-winning musical.

Where?
Pollard Theater
120 W Harrison
Guthrie, OK  73044
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-282-2800
Website »

Making Change

An exhibit honoring and sharing the stories of Laura Gardin Fraser and Glenna Goodacre, two women who designed coins for the U.S. Mint.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Rise, Fall, Resurrection

A look back at the colorful career of Walter Ufer, a Taos Society artist who painted vivid scenes of the Southwest and its Pueblo inhabitants.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

H & 8th Night Market

Midtown becomes a primetime paradise in this after-hours street festival boasting live music, a convoy of awesome food trucks, craft beer and free socializing.

Where?
Hudson Ave & 8th Street
801 N Hudson Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-633-1703
Website »

South Pacific

Wash those woes right out of your hair by filling your eyes and ears with a co-production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's merry musical, presented by CityRep and the OCU Opera and Music...

Where?
OCU Kirkpatrick Center
2501 N Blackwelder Ave
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-848-3761
Website »

Philharmonic: Neil Sedaka

His name means charity, which might explain why he just gives and gives to popular music - over 500 songs have his name in the byline. The OKC Philharmonic is pleased to close out its Pops...

Where?
OKC Civic Center
201 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-842-5387
Website »

Shifting Frontiers

OU Assistant Professor of Painting Jason Cytacki provides a visual examination of the varying distances between the cowboys, pioneers and landscapes of the Old West and their oft-romanticized...

Where?
Oklahoma Heritage Museum
1400 Classen Dr
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-523-3231
Website »

Is He Dead?

Mark Twain (the man himself) wrote this ridiculously funny romp about a painter who fakes his own death and disguises himself as his nonexistent sister.

Where?
Carpenter Square Theater
800 W Main St
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-232-6500
Website »

Norman Music Festival

A free concert is cool; over 100 free concerts in a three-day cavalcade of rock is truly an amazing experience, and Norman's doing it again - get downtown and drink it all in.

Where?
Downtown Norman
101 E Main St
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-579-3693
Website »

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Into every life a little rain must fall ... but that doesn't mean we have to like it. Oklahoma Children's Theater presents the not-very-sad story of a day gone seriously wrong in this...

Where?
OCU Burg Theater
2501 N Blackwelder Ave
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0011
Website »

L'Elisir d'Amore

Love makes fools of us all - though hopefully most of us aren't foolish enough to buy a purported love potion and hope it dopes the objects of our affection into romance. UCO students...

Where?
UCO Mitchell Hall Theater
100 N University Ave
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-974-3375
Website »

Allan Houser and His Students

Part of a statewide effort to honor the exceptional artist's 100th birthday, this collection uses his works and his proteges' to highlight Houser's skill as a teacher.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Blue Door Shows: Greg Trooper

Self-billed as the best listening room in Oklahoma, it certainly has some of the best music - check online for updates.

Where?
The Blue Door
2805 N McKinley Ave
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-524-0738
Website »

Our People, Our Land, Our Images

Indigenous photographers from North and South America, the Middle East and New Zealand chronicle their homelands through their native viewpoints, examining history, social politics and...

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Chuck Webster

You may have to bring your own meaning with you to apply to Webster's playfully abstract imagery; the brightly hued forms could mean practically anything ... except carelessness, as each...

Where?
Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center
3000 General Pershing Blvd
OKC, OK  73107
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0000
Website »

Contemporary Dance Oklahoma

Gaze upon the new - OU's School of Dance presents a spate of movement including the Metallica-scored Tears for Maria and the sculpturally influenced complexity of Radar.

Where?
OU Rupel Jones Theater
563 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-4101
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Mud University

Mud U is a fun, unique, and memorable event that your child will be talking about to you and probably just about everyone else for years to come.

The concept of Mud U was derived...

Cost: $25 per individual; $23 for groups of 5 or more

Where?
Lake McMurtry
East Side
Stillwater , OK  74075
View map »

For more information:
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Iron Thistle Scottish Heritage Festival & Highland Games

Come for a fun-filled day of Scottish Heritage and all things Celtic. Cheer the Highland Games' athletes on as they compete in ancient feats of strength and agility, browse the many...

Cost: $5 - age 9 and under FREE

Where?
Kirkpatrick Family Farm
1001 Garth Brooks Blvd
Yukon, OK  73099
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: United Scottish Clans of Oklahoma
Telephone: 405-282-1132
Contact name: Nan Reihm
Website »

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Block Party: Deer Spring, Piedmont

Kick off the spring with a block party for the community of Deer Spring, Piedmont and neighbors. Come enjoy a cookout and a chance to win prizes; stay connected via...

Cost: Free

Where?
Model Home
12108 NW 138th Street
Piedmont, OK  73078
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Home Creations
Telephone: 405-834-5117
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Ronnie Milsap In Concert

Come enjoy the music of country music singer and pianist Ronnie Milsap with special guest Don White.

Cost: $29, $39, $49, or $100

Where?
Mabee Center
7777 South Lewis Avenue
Tulsa, OK  74171
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 918-495-6000
Contact name: Jeremy Lawson
Website »

Is He Dead?

Mark Twain (the man himself) wrote this ridiculously funny romp about a painter who fakes his own death and disguises himself as his nonexistent sister.

Where?
Carpenter Square Theater
800 W Main St
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-232-6500
Website »

Our People, Our Land, Our Images

Indigenous photographers from North and South America, the Middle East and New Zealand chronicle their homelands through their native viewpoints, examining history, social politics and...

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Sutton Series Concerts: Concerto Gala

The OU School of Music welcomes listeners to a slate of musical mastery.

Where?
OU Catlett Music Center
500 W Boyd St
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-4101
Website »

Contemporary Dance Oklahoma

Gaze upon the new - OU's School of Dance presents a spate of movement including the Metallica-scored Tears for Maria and the sculpturally influenced complexity of Radar.

Where?
OU Rupel Jones Theater
563 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-4101
Website »

Energy vs. Lions

Open wide for some soccer! The OKC Energy FC kick off the first home game of their inaugural season against defending champs Orlando City.

Where?
Pribil Stadium
801 NW 50th St
OKC, OK  73118
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-235-5425
Website »

Oklahoma @ the Movies

The Sooner State’s silver screen legacy flickers to life in a lovingly assembled collection of memorabilia, artifacts and stories about stars and filmmakers with Oklahoma ties that also...

Where?
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr
Oklahoma City, OK  73105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oklahoma History Center
Telephone: 405-521-2491
Website »

Norman Music Festival

A free concert is cool; over 100 free concerts in a three-day cavalcade of rock is truly an amazing experience, and Norman's doing it again - get downtown and drink it all in.

Where?
Downtown Norman
101 E Main St
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-579-3693
Website »

Ansel Adams: An American Perspective

Perhaps America's most famous photographer takes the spotlight in this 50-plus-piece retrospective of his deeply moving career.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Brett Weston: Land, Sea and Sky

A panoply of beauty marking the recent gift to the museum of 150 photographs by black-and-white artist Weston from the collection of Christian Keesee.

Where?
OKC Museum of Art
415 Couch Dr
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-236-3100
Website »

Allan Houser Drawings

A full 100 images, the vast majority of which have never been exhibited before, anchor the museum's efforts to join the statewide collaboration celebrating Houser's centennial.

Where?
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
555 Elm Ave
Norman, OK  73019
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-325-3272
Website »

Purple Bar Performances: Jamie Bramble

A cozy setting, ample menu and outstanding music from local artists.

Where?
Nonna's Purple Bar
1 S Mickey Mantle Dr
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-235-4410
Website »

Making Change

An exhibit honoring and sharing the stories of Laura Gardin Fraser and Glenna Goodacre, two women who designed coins for the U.S. Mint.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Chuck Webster

You may have to bring your own meaning with you to apply to Webster's playfully abstract imagery; the brightly hued forms could mean practically anything ... except carelessness, as each...

Where?
Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center
3000 General Pershing Blvd
OKC, OK  73107
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0000
Website »

Allan Houser and His Students

Part of a statewide effort to honor the exceptional artist's 100th birthday, this collection uses his works and his proteges' to highlight Houser's skill as a teacher.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

Traditionalist and Trailblazer

The Jacobson House hosts a retrospective of the life and pioneering career of Kiowa 5 artist Lois "Bougetah" Smokey.

Where?
Jacobson House Native Art Center
609 Chautauqua Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-366-1667
Website »

Art 365

Five selected artists were awarded a full year and a grant to create alongside and in collaboration with curator Raechell Smith ... here's what they came up with.

Where?
[Artspace] at Untitled
1 NE 3rd St
OKC, OK  73104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-879-2400
Website »

Rise, Fall, Resurrection

A look back at the colorful career of Walter Ufer, a Taos Society artist who painted vivid scenes of the Southwest and its Pueblo inhabitants.

Where?
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
OKC, OK  73111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2250
Website »

L'Elisir d'Amore

Love makes fools of us all - though hopefully most of us aren't foolish enough to buy a purported love potion and hope it dopes the objects of our affection into romance. UCO students...

Where?
UCO Mitchell Hall Theater
100 N University Ave
Edmond, OK  73034
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-974-3375
Website »

Building 429

The anthemic Christian band kicks off the concert season with help from Family Force 5 and Hawk Nelson.

Where?
Frontier City
11501 N I-35 Service Rd
OKC, OK  73131
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-478-2140
Website »

Rivers & Hayes-Thumann

The cozy gallery in the Paseo is home to intriguing art, inside and out: Collage lover Kate Rivers and photographic wanderer Karen Hayes-Thumann both have varied wonders to explore this...

Where?
JRB Art at the Elms
2810 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-528-6336
Website »

Spring Fling

The Paseo gallery's roster of artists all chip in to mark the turning of the season with vibrant, joyously beautiful creations to peruse.

Where?
In Your Eye Gallery
3005 Paseo St
OKC, OK  73103
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-525-2161
Website »

Festival of the Arts

A full 12 dozen selected artists, non-stop performances on multiple stages, festive food and free admission fill this must-experience celebration of creativity.

Where?
Downtown OKC
301 W Reno Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-270-4848
Website »

You Can't Take It With You

A prim and proper family receives a shock when its scion falls for a lovely girl beneath his social station, and they discover their soon-to-be in-laws are kind, supportive and utterly...

Where?
Jewel Box Theater
3700 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73118
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-521-1786
Website »

Blue Door Shows: SONiA & Disappear Fear

Self-billed as the best listening room in Oklahoma, it certainly has some of the best music - check online for updates.

Where?
The Blue Door
2805 N McKinley Ave
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-524-0738
Website »

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Into every life a little rain must fall ... but that doesn't mean we have to like it. Oklahoma Children's Theater presents the not-very-sad story of a day gone seriously wrong in this...

Where?
OCU Burg Theater
2501 N Blackwelder Ave
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-951-0011
Website »

In the Heights

Life pulses in a largely Dominican New York neighborhood poor in finances but rich in spirit in this emotional, often exuberant, Tony-winning musical.

Where?
Pollard Theater
120 W Harrison
Guthrie, OK  73044
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-282-2800
Website »

Shifting Frontiers

OU Assistant Professor of Painting Jason Cytacki provides a visual examination of the varying distances between the cowboys, pioneers and landscapes of the Old West and their oft-romanticized...

Where?
Oklahoma Heritage Museum
1400 Classen Dr
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-523-3231
Website »

Philharmonic: Neil Sedaka

His name means charity, which might explain why he just gives and gives to popular music - over 500 songs have his name in the byline. The OKC Philharmonic is pleased to close out its Pops...

Where?
OKC Civic Center
201 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-842-5387
Website »

South Pacific

Wash those woes right out of your hair by filling your eyes and ears with a co-production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's merry musical, presented by CityRep and the OCU Opera and Music...

Where?
OCU Kirkpatrick Center
2501 N Blackwelder Ave
OKC, OK  73106
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-848-3761
Website »

Matthew Kaney

Kaney enjoys tinkering with electronics and computers to make interactive art installations that comment humorously on contemporary culture, so expect some engrossing digital tomfoolery.

Where?
Firehouse Art Center
444 S Flood Ave
Norman, OK  73069
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 405-329-4523
Website »