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Drag it


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For a drag show that’s loud in a different way, head to the Oklahoma River for drag boat racing Friday through Sunday at the Ozarka OKC Nationals. Among the models racing is the Liquid Quiker, which can hit speeds in excess of 250 miles per hour. Tickets are $20 per day, or free for kids 12 and under. Call 800-745-3000 or visit okcmotorsports.com.

Friday-Sunday
 
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

That’s a lot of people zooing it


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In its last fiscal year, the Oklahoma City Zoo set an attendance record of 982,721. Well, kiss that number goodbye, because with this fiscal year that ended June 30, the zoo smashed it like a human head under an elephant’s foot!
 
Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Bite it


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Shark Week? Pshaw! That’s kids’ stuff. For OMG, holy-crap, pee-your-pants action, real men and women open wide for Jaws, the 1975 blockbuster that forever changed the movies. At 2 and 7 p.m. Thursday, Cinemark Tinseltown, 6001 Martin Luther King, unleashes a digitally restored print of Steven Spielberg’s Oscar-winning classic. Tickets are $4-$6. Call 424- 0461 or visit cinemark.com.

Thursday

 
Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Frank it


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It’s alive! It’s alive! Or rather, it will be, beginning Thursday. That’s when Oklahoma City Theatre Company unwraps its production of Frankenstein at Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, where it runs through Oct. 27. OKCTC artistic director Rachel Irick promises a Frankenstein for “a new generation,” including a techno score. Tickets are $10-$20. Call 297-2264 or visit okctc.org.

Thursday-Sunday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Pop it


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The “Countdown” is on for Friday. That’s when Mrs. Shawn Carter — aka Beyoncé — brings her world tour to Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno, for an 8 p.m. concert (provided the venue can mop up all the drool from Tuesday’s Justin Bieber show by then). Tickets are $55-$285. Call 800-745-3000 or visit chesapeakearena.com.

Friday

Hey! Read This:
5 WTF Facts About Justin Bieber

 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Laugh it


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What to get an event that’s turning 5? Your butt in a seat, for starters. Improv Festival Oklahoma celebrates its first half-decade in the biz of make-it-up comedy with several shows at Sooner Theatre, 101 E. Main in Norman. From 7 p.m. to midnight Friday and from 6 p.m. to midnight Saturday, shows run every 90 minutes. Passes are $30. Call 701-8938 or visit festival.reddirtimprov.com.

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Feast it


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Fund art, get full: That’s the idea behind Paseo FEAST (Funding Emerging Art with Sustainable Tactics), a series of public dinners in which five local artists make presentations to compete for microgrants. The next takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Joey’s Pizzeria, 700 W. Sheridan. Dinner and voting power can be yours for $30, so make reservations. Call 525-2688 or visit thepaseo.com.

Tuesday

 
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
 
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