OKG7 things to do Gazette staff
Dancing, singing, art, jewelry, food, activities and more — all putting
the “wow” in “powwow.” To be specific, the 10th annual Tinker
Intertribal Council Powwow, taking place from 1 to 11 p.m. Saturday at
Joe B. Barnes Regional Park, 8700 E. Reno in Midwest City. Thousands
gather each year to celebrate Native American culture. Admission is
free. Call 739-1293 or visit visitmidwestcity.com.
Midwest City, home to Hollywood’s brightest stars!
Well, every Sunday night through Aug. 12, that is. Thanks to the Midwest City Parks and Recreation Department, the community now has Sunset Cinema, a free, outdoor movie series to call its own, beginning 20 minutes after the sun slowly dips below the horizon, like a lover waving goodbye.
While the series began last night with The Muppets, plenty of other titles await your blankets and lawn chairs at Charles J. Johnson Central Park Town Center, 7209 S.E. 29th.
• June 10, Puss in Boots • June 17, Top Gun • June 24, How to Train Your Dragon • July 1, Despicable Me • July 8, Megamind • July 15, Madagascar • July 22, Cars • July 29, Secretariat • Aug. 5, Gnomeo & Juliet • Aug. 12, Grease
Fun fact: Two of those selections star America’s most famous Scientologists. For more information, call 739-1293 or visit midwestcityok.org/sunset-cinemas. —Rod Lott