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OKG Newsletter

Topic: ball

'Carnal' knowledge

Billing itself as Oklahoma’s most ambitious erotic arts event, the Carnality Ball aims to blend performance, art and fetish culture.

Performing Arts

Courtney Silva
On Friday, explore your uninhibited side at the Carnality Ball. Themed “No Taboo,” this year’s installment runs from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Club Raw, 3034 N. Portland.
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Ball this

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Stock up on peanuts and Cracker Jack, because your Oklahoma City RedHawks open their season at 7:05 p.m. Thursday at AT&T Bricktown Ballpark, 2 S. Mickey Mantle. The homeroosting RedHawks host the Memphis Redbirds, making this baseball contest one of crimson avian species on both sides of the plate, but we’re rooting for the bird of prey. Tickets are $5-$17. Call 218-1000 or visit 


Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Ball it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Root root root for the home teams — Oklahoma State University and University of Oklahoma, that is — as the Big 12 Baseball Championship swings away at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark for a 15-game series. It begins at 9 a.m. today, with the final game at 1 p.m. Sunday, so place your bets! (Er, don’t — that’s illegal, actually.) Weekend passes are $67-$117; allsession passes, $87-$202. Visit


Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Players of the Caribbean

One-quarter of the Oklahoma City RedHawks hails from the Domincan Republic.


Greg Horton
In 1984, Danny Hightower was playing ball for a minor-league team in Bradenton, Fla., a part of the Toronto Blue Jays organization. Now the athletic director at his alma mater in Owasso, he was in Major League Baseball about the time the Dominican pipeline began to gush forth with baseball talent.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Ball it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Born in Texas, raised in Louisiana, nominated for a Grammy, renowned pianist and vocalist Marcia Ball brings her groove-laden rhythm and blues to Sooner Theatre, 101 E. Main in Norman, for one night only. She’ll perform at 8 p.m. Friday, with songs from her latest album, Roadside Attractions. Tickets are $40- $50. Call 321-9600 or visit


Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Thrills! Chills! Spills!

For a dose of adrenaline, rush into these summer-ready activities.


Rod Lott, Sarah Lobban

 And remember, safety first!

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Ball it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

It goes without saying that Thunder basketball games are an experience. It was, after all, voted the place to take out-of-towners by your Gazette-reading peers. So go see Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and the rest of the gang take on the Denver Nuggets 7 p.m. Monday at Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno Ave. Call (800) 745-3000 or visit


Wednesday, November 13, 2013

COVER STORY: Take me back to the ballgame

As the Oklahoma City RedHawks get ready for their season, a look back at Goodtime Baseball in OKC.


Kelley Chambers
As a young advertising executive, Patty Cox Hampton Roloff didn’t aspire to one day own a baseball team.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014