Thursday 31 Jul


OKG Newsletter

Topic: plaza


A new Irish pub makes its home in the Plaza District.

Food and Drink Features

Jenny Coon Peterson
Saints, a new Irish pub slated to open soon, wasn’t supposed to be in the Plaza District, but owner Patrick Ireland is happy that’s where he’s landed.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Mount it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
The Blooming Currents of Oklahoma artist Chad Mount will be showcased from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at MidwestMedia Studio, 1614 N. Gatewood. On display through August, the exhibition focuses on pieces inspired by the ocean abyss, and a film on Mount will debut at the event, part of the monthly Plaza District’s Live on the Plaza festival. Admission is free. Call 524-6600 or visit

Friday, ongoing

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Plaza it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Festival alert! From noon to 10 p.m. Saturday at the 1700 block of N.W. 16th, it’s the Plaza District Festival, with live music, more than 40 artist booths, hourly dance performances, Kidapalooza art projects, a live mural painting, a Velvet Monkey Salon fashion show, food vendors, three beer tents, a Bigfoot calling contest ... and oh, yeah: shopping! Admission is free. Call 367-9403 or visit


Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Lung it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
So thriving is the Plaza District, all it needs now is an iron lung. Perhaps it will settle for the band My Iron Lung, touring with like-minded experimental-hardcore act Troubled Coast. The groups will play at 7 p.m. Monday at Bad Granny’s Bazaar, 1759 N.W. 16th, alongside spoken-word artist Trey the Ruler, metro-based Our Sky Is Falling and Norman hip-hoppers Dare We Say, Pioneers. Tickets are $6. Call 528-4585.


Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Am it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Who is Jamie Pettis, you ask? She’s an artist new to OKC, so naturally, her first solo exhibit in town is titled I Am. Containing 14 Prismacolor pencil portraits, the show can be seen from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at Velvet Monkey Salon, 1701 N.W. 16th, during the Plaza District’s Live on the Plaza, and will remain on display for the rest of the month. Call 528-1106 or visit

Friday, ongoing

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Safety Not Guaranteed

But a ‘Safe’ bet.


Rod Lott
If only Oklahoma Gazette classified ads were this intriguing: "Wanted: Somebody to go back in time with me. This is not a joke. You'll get paid after we get back. Must bring your own weapons. I have only done this once before. Safety not guaranteed."
Friday, November 2, 2012

[REC] 3: Genesis

’Til death do us part.


Rod Lott
After four previous films (when you factor in the American Quarantine versions), is there life left in Spain's zombie found-footage franchise? [REC] 3: Genesis responds with a festive "¡Si!"
Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Ghost of a chance

The young punks of Corporate Ghost aim to take their spirited sound beyond the local haunts.


Joshua Boydston
Corporate Ghost with Cosmostanza and The Hitt Boyz
8 p.m. Friday
Bad Granny's Bazaar
1759 N.W. 16th

Corporate Ghost with Chud and Partners
9:30 p.m. Saturday
HiLo Club
1221 N.W. 50th
Wednesday, November 14, 2012