Oklahoma Metro Calendar of Events
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.
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".
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.
"Legal and Financial Planning": Coping with Alzheimer’s” - A Three-Part Lecture Series for Caregivers
September 28th, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
"Legal and Financial Planning": Coping with Alzheimer’s” - A Three-Part Lecture Series for Caregivers September 28 at 6:30 p.m. located at Concordia Life Care Community, 7707 W Britton Road, Oklahoma City, OK 73132 If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer's disease or dementia, the time for legal and financial planning is now. "Legal and Financial Planning" is for anyone who would like to know more about what legal and financial issues to consider and how to put plans in place. Join us as we continue our month of Alzheimer’s advocacy with “Coping with Alzheimer’s: A Three-Part Lecture Series for Caregivers” presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. Family members and caregivers of people affected by Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia are invited to hear from Carla Scull, Education Coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association of Oklahoma, about ways to care for and support those battling the disease. Other lectures include: Sept. 14: The Basics Sept. 21: Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior The lecture is free to the general public, but space is limited. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP at 405-720-7200 or visit our website.
October 1st, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Alpaca ranches will bring animals for petting and alpaca products for sale.
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!
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.
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!
October 21st, 2016 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Breast cancer survivors and those who love them will have a chance to celebrate survival at the now annual Paint the Town Pink Gala. This year marks the second year for the event, which was first hosted in 2015 by breast cancer survivor and author Sarah McLean through her non-profit, Project31. The event will be hosted at the Chevy Brockton Events Center in Oklahoma City. The $100 per ticket event will feature a live band, dancing, dinner and drinks. To purchase tickets to the “Paint the Town Pink” gala or for more information, visit www.project31.us. Sponsorships opportunities are also available by calling McLean at (405) 503-8427.
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 !
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.
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.
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
November 19th, 2016 9:00 AM - November 20th, 2016 - 1:00 PM
The A-OK Alpaca Blastoff, an AOA Certified alpaca halter and fleece show, features over 400 alpacas from ranches representing 14 or more states competing in a judged halter competition, judged fleece show and judged fiber arts competition. Vendors will showcase beautiful alpaca products and alpaca-related goods and services, just in time for the holidays. Learn about the alpaca and its potential as a livestock alternative.
November 24th, 2016 8:00 AM - December 3rd, 2016 - 11:00 PM
he National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) is an international equine association that is headquartered in Oklahoma City. Each year the NRHA host one of the fastest growing equine events and the largest reining event in November. The NRHA Futurity & Adequan Championship Show is one of the most elite reining events in the world with more than $2 million in purse and prizes and more than 20 countries represented. Come to this stellar equestrian event to witness as more than 700 three-year-old horses compete for the title of NRHA Futurity Champion. The NRHA Futurity also includes three horse sales, the Invitational Freestyle reining, a horsemanship clinic with an opportunity to ride a reining horse and a trade show featuring everything from western clothing and home decor to gifts and equine supplies. All military and first responders in uniform or with ID get two tickets free! Tickets can be purchased through the State Fair box office.