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OKG Newsletter


Topic: things

’Ween it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Last week’s season premiere of The Walking Dead drew a record 10.9 million viewers. We’re expecting significantly fewer people at Saturday’s sixth annual Gazette’s Halloween Parade, but we promise more zombies! Beginning at 7 p.m., it marches through Automobile Alley and Midtown. For all the details, see the official program! Admission is free, because we love our city. Call 528-6000 or visit okgazetteparade.com.

Saturday

Hey! Read This:
Gazette’s Halloween Parade 2012 official program  

 
Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Gunn it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Kicking off Armstrong Auditorium’s third season at 7:30 p.m. Thursday is Nathan Gunn. On the stage at 14400 S. Bryant in Edmond, the Grammy-winning baritone will perform songs of Gustav Mahler and Samuel Barber, as well as American standards like “Over the Rainbow.” Tickets are $28-$68. Call 285-1010 or visit armstrongauditorium.org.

Thursday

 
Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Art it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Happy birthday, Istvan Gallery! To celebrate turning 6, the venue at 1218 N. Western hosts an exhibition including the art of local glass masters Rick and Tracey Bewley. It opens with a free reception from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, and continues through Jan. 27, 2013. Admission is free. Call 831-2874 or visit istvangallery.com.

Friday-Sunday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Comic it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
With work ranging from the vampiric 30 Days of Night to the award-winning Sweets: A New Orleans Crime Story, comics scribe and artist Kody Chamberlain will sign copies of his floppies and graphic novels from 2:30 to 4 p.m. today at New World Comics, 6219 N. Meridian. Call 721-7634 or visit newworldcomics.net.

Wednesday

 
Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Skate it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
While Mom stresses about stuffing various things into a bird’s behind and whatnot, why not escape? From 5 a.m. to 10 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, Skate Galaxy, 5800 N.W. 36th, hosts a free Skate Jam. Or come back later for Skate Your Turkey Off, from 6 to 10 p.m. for $10, skate rental included. Call 605-2758 or visit skategalaxyokc.com.

Thursday

Hey! Read This:
Roll on: Not just something Americans did in the fabled ‘good ol’ days,’ roller skating remains a fun way to stay active

 
Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Holiday it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
A mammoth wearing a Santa hat? Mr. and Mrs. Claus mingling with dinosaurs? And yet, visitors to the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History at 2401 Chautauqua on Thursday will see just that. The Norman venue’s annual Holiday Happening happens from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., with live holiday music, crafts, storytelling and more. Admission is free. Call 325-4712 or visit snomnh.ou.edu.

Thursday

 
Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Cirque it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
For seven performances starting Wednesday, Dec. 19, the Cirque du Soleil troupe brings Dralion to town. Inspired by ancient Chinese circus traditions, the acrobatic musical spectacle will unfold inside Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno, through Dec. 23. Tickets are $35-$150. Call 800-745-3000 or visit chesapeakearena.com.

Wednesday, Dec. 19, ongoing

 
Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Move it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Art moves with Art Moves, the continuing series of free performances and creative demonstrations during the noon hour throughout downtown OKC. Today, A Shade of Blue covers the jazz soundtrack of A Charlie Brown Christmas at Chase Tower, 100 N. Broadway. And next Wednesday, Dec. 26, the Mark Giammario Quartet brings the bebop to Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch. Call 270-4848 or visit artscouncilokc.com.

Wednesday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, December 19, 2012

West it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Visitors to the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd, have until Sunday to glimpse National Geographic: Greatest Photographs of the American West. The exhibition showcases powerful images from the scientific institution’s 125-year collection, including canyons, critters and country folk. Admission is $5.75-$12.50. Call 478-2250 or visit nationalcowboymuseum.org.

Wednesday-Sunday

 
Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Tiger would

With music fans crying out for a return to the pop-punk sound, face it, Tiger Lily: You just hit the jackpot.


Music

Joshua Boydston
Tiger Lily with So Called Savages, Forever Young, At Long Last and more
6 p.m. Saturday
The Conservatory
8911 N. Western
conservatoryokc.com
607-4805
$8-$10
 
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
 
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