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ACM it


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The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma (ACM@UCO) has produced some powerhouse bands, and it’s still just in its infancy. See current students and potential next-big-things The Hitt Boyz, Good Culture and Honey in an ACM student show 10 p.m. at VZD’s Restaurant & Club, 4200 N. Western Ave. Admission is $5. Call 524- 4203 or visit vzds.com.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Treat it


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The words “treat yourself” have special meaning to fans of TV’s Parks & Recreation. But this week, they apply to everybody because Treat Yourself is the theme of this month’s Plaza Sunday event, where guests can indulge in brunch, shopping, live music and more 1-4 p.m. Sunday in the Plaza District, NW 16th Street between Blackwelder and Indiana avenues. Visit plazadistrict.org.

Sunday

 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Feline it


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Look, dog lovers. Cats are awesome too, okay? It’s just like Jack Byrnes said in Meet the Parents: “Cats make you work for their affection. They don’t sell out the way dogs do.” If this quote speaks to you, check out Oklahoma City Cat Club’s Allbreed Cat Show featuring more than 40 breeds 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at the Bricktown Hotel and Convention Center, 2001 E. Reno Ave. Tickets are $3-$4. Call (918)360-1601.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Toadie it


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You probably know Toadies by the songs “Possum Kingdom” and “Tyler” (because those songs are awesome), and this year marks the 20th anniversary of their seminal album Rubberneck. Yeah, we’re old. See the alt-rock heroes 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 9 at Cain’s Ballroom, 423 N. Main St. in Tulsa. Tickets are $19-$34. Call (918)584-2306 or visit cainsballroom.com.

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Lawn it


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Looking for a happy hour you can take the little ones to? Western Avenue Association’s On the Lawn provides patrons large and small the opportunity to enjoy offerings from some of the district’s finest merchants (and live music by Spaghetti Eddie). Activities are 5-8 p.m. Thursday on the Chesapeake Lawn at 62nd Street and Western Avenue. Admission is free. Visit visitwesternavenue.com/events.

Thursday

 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Preserve it


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Unless you have, like, a really big TV, opportunities to revisit cinematic classics on the big screen don’t come along all that often. The Oklahoma City Museum of Art’s Film Preservation Festival gives you that opportunity for five consecutive evenings, beginning with Orson Welles’ The Lady from Shanghai 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the museum, 415 Couch Drive. Tickets are $7-$9. Call 236-3100 or visit okcmoa.com.

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Bike it


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Hey, ladies. Do you love to bike? As a way to thank their female customers, Schlegel Bicycles Pro and Multi-Sport Shop will host Ladies Night 2014, featuring a raffle and complimentary wine, beer and snacks from Pelotón Wine Bar & Cafe. The fun takes place 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday at Schlegel Bicycles, 900 N. Broadway Ave. Admission is free. Call 232-4040 or visit schlegelbicycles. com.

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Cher it


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Cher needs no introduction, so we’ll just get right to it. See the wildly successful pop legend — along with Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo — on her Dressed to Kill Tour 7 p.m. Saturday at the BOK Center, 200 S. Denver Ave. in Tulsa. Tickets are $25.50-$105.50. Call (918)894-4200 or visit bokcenter.com.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Art it


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Starting in April, all Heart to Art events will be in a private setting. The popular painting parties are a great way to enjoy appetizers, drinks and dinner while you paint your own masterpiece. So if you’d like to unleash your inner Picasso in public one last time, do so 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, March 26 at The Paramount OKC, 701 W. Sheridan Ave. Tickets are $35. Call 420-6895 or visit hearttoartok.com.

Wednesday

 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Document it


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We here at Oklahoma Gazette love documentaries because they deal with real issues (just like we do). Oklahoma City University also loves them, which is why its annual Documentary Film Series is now in its 16th year. Check out Emma Joan Morris’ 1993 Sundance favorite Something Within Me 2 p.m. Sunday at OCU’s Kerr McGee Auditorium, NW 27th Street and McKinley Avenue. Admission is free. Visit okcu.edu/film-lit.

Sunday

 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Recite it


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If it’s accomplished musicians you’re seeking, you can stop now. The Puget Sound Piano Trio features three award-winning faculty members from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Wash. It will perform works by Haydn, Arensky and Marilyn Shrude in an 8 p.m. recital Wednesday, March 26 at the Pitman Recital Hall in the Catlett Music Center, 500 W. Boyd St. in Norman. Tickets are $5-$9. Call 325- 4101 or visit ou.edu/finearts.

Wednesday

 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

H&8th it


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It’s baaaaaaack! H&8th Night Market — the wildly popular food truck and live music extravaganza — returns for another season of local eats and beats. Over 30 mobile kitchens will be present, along with performances by The Tequila Songbird Swap, Kyle Reid, Paul Benjamin Band and John Calvin. It all goes down from 7-11 p.m. Friday at the corner of Hudson Avenue and Eighth Street. Admission is free. Visit h8thokc.com or visit page 23 for more.

Friday

 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Block it


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Ain’t no party like a STASH block party ’cause a STASH block party don’t stop. Actually, this one will, but not before patrons enjoy door prizes, local art, a keg and snacks from McNellie’s Public House, Waffle Champion and Dry/Shop Blow-Dry Bar and Boutique. The party, which celebrates entrepreneurship in the Midtown area, is 6-9 p.m. Friday in the Midtown Plaza Court, 1110 N. Classen Drive. Admission is free. Visit stashok.com.

Friday

 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Parade it


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Spring is officially on its way. At the OKC Home & Outdoor Living Show, get inspiration, tips and tricks from some of the nation’s experts on everything from DIY landscaping to building an outdoor kitchen. The show begins at noon on Friday at Oklahoma State Fair Park, 333 Gordon Cooper Blvd., in the Cox Pavilion and Centennial Building. Tickets are $7-$9 for adults and free for children under 12. Call (800)395-1350 or visit homeshowokc.com.

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Mask it


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Doug Berky uses the power of his vast imagination to weave together tales that draw from stories as old as storytelling itself. His elaborate, larger-thanlife masks and puppets bring the stories to life in an imaginative, colorful performance for all ages. Catch this captivating, multidimensional experience at various Metropolitan Library System locations Wednesday through Friday. Call 606-3833 or visit metrolibrary.org.

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