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Matisse in His Time: Masterworks of Modernism from the Centre Pompidou, Paris

June 18th, 2016 10:00 AM - September 18th, 2016 - 5:00 PM
The OKCMOA will be the exclusive North American venue for Matisse in His Time: Masterworks of Modernism from the Centre Pompidou, Paris, which presents, for the first time outside Europe, highlights from one of the world’s preeminent collections of Modern Art.

Make-A-Wish® Oklahoma's 10th Annual Lexus Raffle

July 1st, 2016 9:00 AM - September 14th, 2016 - 5:00 PM
Make-A-Wish Oklahoma, Lexus of Tulsa and Eskridge Lexus of Oklahoma City present the 10th Annual Lexus Raffle. Invest in a child’s wish with a purchase of a Lexus Raffle ticket. Make-A-Wish relies on the generosity of individuals and corporations to ensure that no wish goes unanswered. All proceeds go directly toward the granting of wishes in Oklahoma. The $100 raffle tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Checks are made payable to Make-A-Wish Oklahoma. For more information, please download the Ticket Reservation Form at www.oklahoma.wish.org/lexus. Only 1,600 raffle tickets will be sold. Drawing will take place on or before September 14, 2016. The following prizes are: GRAND PRIZE: All-New 2016 RX 350 with an MSRP of $48,289 (equipped with Premium Package) *In lieu of the car, the winner may accept a $30,000 cash prize. 2nd PLACE PRIZE: Apple® iPad Air 2 with Wi-Fi 64GB 3rd PLACE PRIZE: Apple Watch Sport 38mm For full raffle rules, please see www.oklahoma.wish.org/lexus.

A Hiding Place

July 29th, 2016 10:00 AM - September 24th, 2016 - 6:00 PM
This exhibit is a dialog beginning with a poet’s voice and then calling forth an artist’s remix, and response. You are invited to this collaborative exhibition in hopes you, too, will discover something hidden, and now made communal in the open light. A Hiding Place can be a rest stop or a generator shop, a place to recover and perhaps uncover. Poets and artists all have one, if not physically, then metaphorically. Perhaps everyone if asked could make a rendering or tell of such a place.

re|engage Marriage Support

August 14th, 2016 5:00 PM - December 4th, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Whether your marriage needs to be reignited, or is in need of a complete resurrection, re|engage is a safe place for couples to reconnect. re|engage offers hope to marriages by helping couples move toward oneness through stories of grace, teaching and small groups. Join us for this 16-session experience which includes a time of music, prayer, a large group teaching time or a couple testimony by a couple who has experienced victory in the midst of hard times, and small group time which follows a specified curriculum.

Spirit Masks Art Exhibit

September 2nd, 2016 6:00 PM - September 27th, 2016 - 5:00 PM
Studio Six, 3021 Paseo, hosts guest artist Diana J. Smith during the month of September. Opening on First Friday, September 2, with an exhibition titled "Spirit Masks".

Renaissance Ball Late Night

September 9th, 2016 9:30 PM - September 10th, 2016 - 12:00 PM
It's that time of year again for OKCMOA's Annual Renaissance Ball! Immediately following dinner at this glamorous event is the Late Night after party. Enjoy cocktails, good vibes, light bites, beautiful decor, and an opportunity to show your dance moves. When: Friday, September 9, 2016 from 9:30 pm to Midnight Where: Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club What do I wear? Cocktail Attire! Ticket information: $75 – Moderns Members $100 – Non-Moderns Members Reservations are Limited. | Tickets will be on sale soon. Not a Moderns Member, but would like to enjoy all the perks? Learn more here: http://www.okcmoa.com/moderns/ Dont forget: All Renaissance Ball attendees are invited to attend Late Night. For more information please visit our website: http://www.okcmoa.com/visit/events/renaissance-ball-late-night/

Silver Star Community Team Benefit Car Show

September 10th, 2016 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Silver Star Community Team Benefit Car Show ~ Fun for the Whole Family September 10, 2016 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Poems Out of Hiding: A Poetry Interactive

September 10th, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Facilitated by Jane Vincent Taylor, Chad Reynolds, and Ben Myers in conjunction with Artspace at Untitled “A Hiding Place Art and Poetry Exhibition” This interactive event will be part panel talk, part writing workshop. Each poet will be allocated about 30 minutes, with the last 30 minutes reserved for participant sharing and questions. An evening to explore the subtle and sometimes tricky ways poetry emerges into a shared experience. Poets will reveal trade secrets, offer prompts and pathways, and provide opportunities to engage with the various pieces of A Hiding Place exhibition.

Masquerade Run/Walk: Celebrating Families

September 17th, 2016 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Masquerade Run/Walk is Oklahoma Lawyers for Children's inaugural 5K race! Bring your best masquerade costume as you run or walk our USATF-certified course in Oklahoma City. Our focus is Celebrating Families, and the event will conclude with a recognition of local families that have been reunified through the juvenile justice system. All proceeds benefit OLFC's efforts to defend Oklahoma County's abused and neglected children. Sponsors are needed!

ARTonTAP 2016

September 23rd, 2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Save the Date for OKCMOA's 13th Annual Art on Tap! When: Friday, September 23! 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM *Tickets go on sale Friday, August 19! Only sold in advance -- Tickets will not be sold on Friday, September 23. Enjoy more than 80 different beers alongside great food and snacks! Mingle in the Museum’s lobbies and mix on the roof top at the Heineken USA Roof Terrace Beer Garden, all to benefit the Oklahoma City Museum of Art’s world-class exhibitions, such as “Matisse in His Time." $45 for Members | $50 for Non-Members ID Required | Must be 21 years or older to attend

National Alpaca Farm Days

September 24th, 2016 All Day - September 25th, 2016
Participating alpaca ranches across Oklahoma will open their gates for visitors to get an up close look at these unique livestock! Alpaca products including "farm yarn" are available for purchase at most ranches.

Champions of Health Gala

September 27th, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Organizations making a positive impact on the health of Oklahomans will be honored at the 2016 Champions of Health Gala on Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City at 6 p.m. To make a reservation, call (855) 628-8642 by September 20. All proceeds benefit the Oklahoma Caring Foundation, a non-profit organization administered by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma.

Alpacas at Wings Fall Festival

October 1st, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Alpaca ranches will bring animals for petting and alpaca products for sale.

Camp Fired-UP!

October 7th, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Camp Fired-UP is a FREE family friendly event for all ages. There will be camp activities including; the rock-wall, sling shots, pumpkin painting and more. The raffle wheel will be spinning for some great prizes as well as other great opportunities to go home with great stuff. The evening will end with a hotdog and s'more cookout and an outdoor movie for the whole family to enjoy! Come out to Camp DaKaNi on October 7th from 6:00-9:30 and help us get Camp Fired-UP!

EdFest 2016

October 14th, 2016 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
EdFest is the biggest fundraiser of the year for Edmond Mobile Meals. EdFest attendees can look forward to delicious local food trucks, local breweries, a raffle of items & services from local businesses, a Kidzone and live music from local band “Souled Out”. Entry is free.

Junk Hippy

October 14th, 2016 6:00 PM - October 15th, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Oklahoma's premiere shopping and music festival returns to Oklahoma City area! Named by Country Living Magazine as one of their "7 Flea Markets Not to Miss" and an Oklahoma tradition since 2012. Shop 300 vendors, and stay for local food trucks and live music!

Pop Up Shops in the Park

October 22nd, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Join us as we Pop up Shops at Mitch Park located in Edmond, OK to support the MDA. There will be 100+Local shops from Boutiques, Junkers, Crafters,Small Businesses, and more to create an amazing shopping experience for you! This is a family friendly event with Inflatables, Face painting, crafts, petting zoo, arcade bus and more! A mouth watering line up of food trucks to satisfy your appetite. This event is Free to enter! Come out and Shop and Eat while enjoying some live music! Grab your friends and family and make a day of this amazing event. There will be a costume contests for kids under 10 & trick or treating in the park starts after the show !

OLFC Venetian Ball

October 28th, 2016 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Join Oklahoma Lawyers for Children at our seventh annual casino-night gala! Enjoy cocktails, dinner, casino games, live & silent auctions, and dancing as we celebrate another year of defending Oklahoma County’s abused and neglected children. With over 350 people in attendance, this gala has become one of Oklahoma City’s premier charity events of the year! Consider supporting OLFC’s mission by purchasing tickets or a table sponsorship. NEW THIS YEAR: Can’t attend the full gala? Join us for our After-Dinner Party from 10:00 p.m. – midnight! For just $25, you can enjoy dancing, casino tables, and our cash bar. Great for young professionals. Dinner and auctions not available to After-Dinner Party guests.

Annual Craft Fair

November 5th, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Huge Craft Fair! On Saturday, Nov. 5th, Quail Springs United Methodist will hold their annual Craft Fair from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Come see a large variety of items from vendors in two buildings plus a gift boutique! The event will be at 14617 N. Pennsylvania Ave, about one mile north of Quail Springs mall. Get holiday decorating items and gifts! Lunch will be available for purchase.

Mistletoe Market

November 9th, 2016 9:00 AM - November 11th, 2016 - 8:00 PM
Mistletoe Market 2016 will be held at the Cox Convention Center in Downtown OKC November 9-12, 2016! Mistletoe Market is a three-day, one-stop holiday shopping extravaganza featuring unique merchandise from more than 100 carefully selected vendors from Oklahoma and across the country. Shop for clothing, gourmet foods, gifts, children’s items, jewelry and more during the market. Mistletoe Market raises funds to help support the mission of the Junior League of Oklahoma City (JLOC). Hours: •Wednesday (November 9th)- We will kick off Mistletoe Market with our annual Preview Party! From 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm enjoy early market shopping, tasting stations, a silent auction, and live music. A limited number of VIP tickets will be available for early admission at 5:00 pm. Tickets are $50 per person or $75 per person for the VIP ticket •Thursday (November 10th) and Friday (November 11th)- General shopping hours will be 9:00 am to 8:00 pm. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors 65+, and children 12 and under are FREE •Saturday (November 11th)- General shopping hours will be 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors 65+, and children 12 and under are FREE For more information please visit www.mistletoemarket.org