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Prix it


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Showcasing more than 300 Western paintings and sculptures depicting landscapes and wildlife, the 40th annual Prix de West contemporary art exhibition continues through Aug. 4 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd. Call 478- 2250 or visit nationalcowboymuseum.org.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Art it


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For his latest exhibition of paintings, Unfortunate Son, local artist Eric Humphries found inspiration in his father’s letters to home from the Vietnam War. Personal mementos and photographs supplement the large-scale canvases, on display daily through July 31 at Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster in Norman. Admission is free. Call 701- 2600 or visit pioneer.lib.ok.us.

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Hear it


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Singer/songwriter Mando Saenz just let his Studebaker out of the garage — not a car, mind you, but his third album — so weave your way to Wormy Dog Saloon, 311 E. Sheridan, to hear the Texas native sing its tracks live. Saenz performs at 9 p.m. Thursday to celebrate the disc’s release. Call 601-6276 or visit wormydog.com.

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Elvis it


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If you’re a fan of Elvis Presley, prepare to get “All Shook Up.” From Thursday to Saturday, Grand Casino at 777 Grand Casino in Shawnee pays tribute to the king of rock ’n’ roll, with performances by Elvis impersonators and those who worked with the legend. Even The Flying Elvi will swoop in from a 5,000-foot jump! Tickets start at $14.99 a day or $39.99 for three-day passes. Call 964-7777 or visit grandshawnee.com.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Price it


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Plinko alert! Everyone’s favorite TV game show not starring Vanna White or Alex Trebek has accepted the call to “Come on down!” Hosted by Jerry Springer, The Price Is Right Live stage show has six performances scheduled at at Lucky Star Casino, 7777 U.S. 81 in Concho: 7 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $30. Call 262-7612 or visit luckystarcasino.org.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Rock it


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With the album Stop the World, alternative-rock act Aranda is just getting started. The Oklahoma City duo plays at 7 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Ballroom, 8001 S. Eastern, opening for Chevy Metal, the 1970s classic-rock cover band led by Foo Fighter Taylor Hawkins. Tickets are $14. Call 677-9169 or visit diamondballroom.net.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Scope it


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Now for a gathering literally out of this world: Starting at 6 p.m. Friday, visitors of The Paseo’s First Friday Gallery Walk can peer through the telescopes of Oklahoma City Astronomy Club members to view planets, the moon, star clusters and more. Just head to the district’s central island at N.W. 29th and Paseo. Admission is free. Visit okcastroclub.com.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Hear it


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Say the hard rockers of Heavy Glow, “We dig ’60s Detroit, ’60s San Francisco, ’70s Midwest, ’90s Seattle, ’20s-’40s Mississippi Delta, ’50s Chicago/Chess Records.” Safe to say, if you dig any of those, too, you should catch the band at 7 p.m. Monday at The Conservatory, 8911 N. Western, alongside The Kamals, Big Okie Doom and, um, Black Pussy. Tickets are $5. Call 607-4805 or visit conservatoryokc.com.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Small it


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As clockwork as owing taxes is the Oklahoma Pastel Society’s annual Small Works show — always a big deal! With pretty li’l pieces up to 144 square inches, the exhibition is viewable Thursdays through Saturdays until Aug. 31 at Adelante! Gallery, 3003 Paseo. Admission is free. Call 214-587-7686 or visit adelantegallery.com.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2013
 
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