Oklahoma Metro Calendar of Events
August 16th, 2014 7:00 PM - September 16th, 2014 - 7:00 PM
SHOPPER! The Art Show A Curious Collection of Found Shopping Lists & Artist’s Renditions of Those Who Made Them Enters Cory- A man who has spent over a decade collecting lost shopping lists and imagining the faces and stories of those who write them. +Add Local Artists- Creative geniuses who read said shopping lists, envision who they believe may have created such lists, and create their own amazing renditions of these shoppers. +Add Local Writers- Storytellers who read shopping lists, look at the artists renditions, and create wild and wonderful tales of said shoppers. All working together to create a collaborative summer art show that is sure to deliver…Get it?… Groceries… Deliveries…well anyway, bring in music, food, contests, and shopping cart races and we should have one hell of a good night. SHOPPER! the art show August 16, 2014, 7 pm at Hancock Creative Shop 116 S 2nd St, Guthrie, OK 73044
September 1st, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Join us for an evening of prayer and worship with Jami Smith, live in concert, at Henderson Hills Baptist Church, Monday, September 1st at 6:30 pm. Free!
September 4th, 2014 8:00 AM - September 5th, 2014 - 3:00 PM
Autumn Leaves of Edmond, an innovative free-standing memory care community, will be hosting a Family Yard Sale on Thursday, September 4th and Friday, September 5th to raise money for the community’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s team. Gently used items donated by families of Autumn Leaves of Edmond residents, including household goods, furniture and clothes, will be for sale. In addition to the Family Yard Sale, Autumn Leaves of Edmond is selling tasty Blue & Gold Sausage until September 27. Anyone interested can come to the community to place and pick up an order. For more information, call the community at 405-341-1450. All profits from the Family Yard Sale and Blue & Gold Sausage sale will go to the Alzheimer’s Association.
September 5th, 2014 10:00 AM - November 21st, 2014 - 12:00 PM
Each Zen meditation class is two hours; one part instructed meditation and a second part lecture on Buddhist principles. Through Zen meditation we can reach an understanding of life’s difficulties and thereby gain true wisdom, and peace of mind. Arrive 15 minutes early in comfortable, modest attire.
September 6th, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Edmond Memorial High School Band is hosting this 5K at Mitch Park in Edmond, OK to help raise funds to go to the Bands of America Grand Nationals Championship in Indianapolis, IN.
September 6th, 2014 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Confluence is a lovingly curated Oklahoma blogging and creativity conference. But it is also so much more. Last year's Confluence Conference revealed just how many talented Oklahomans there are in the digital space. This year, with your help, we're going to continue that momentum with what's sure to be a fantastic day of learning and networking for all of us. Expert speakers from all over the country will cover topics such as content marketing, virality, social media, entrepreneurship, SEO, branding, and much more.
September 7th, 2014 All Day
Ready for a little afternoon fun? New Covenant is planning a great day of fun with the Sugar Free All Stars, face painting, inflatables, FREE food and more!
September 7th, 2014 All Day
Lucilles Restaurant is hosting the 2014 "Ride against Childhood Hunger" sponsored by Channel 9 News and Lead by Stan Miller the morning Channel 9 New Anchor. The ride will end at Lucilles Restaurant in Mulhall and we would like for you and your cars to participate in this event. There will be some 300-400 riders and other classic cars that will attend. Please consider being at this years event to show off your cars and raise money to feed kids in Oklahoma.
September 18th, 2014 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
A guided tour of our OKC low vision clinic so you can experience our mission in action. We hope that in taking one of these tours, you will see our present and future dreams for the organization, and you will get involved to carry our message to the community around you. While the event is free, reservations are required. See website for details.
September 20th, 2014 All Day - September 21st, 2014
The 29th Annual Bike MS: The Mother Road Ride 2014, presented by Sam’s Club, is scheduled to take place September 21-22, 2014. This signature event raises funds and awareness for the National MS Society to support MS research as well as programs and services that directly impact more than 11,200 Oklahomans affected by multiple sclerosis, including more than 3,700 diagnosed with the disease.
September 20th, 2014 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
All proceeds raised from the Festival and 5K will benefit the families the Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma serves. Our mission is “to raise awareness and provide support, as well as promote acceptance and inclusion for people with Down syndrome.”
September 20th, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Edmond, OK- The Edmond Historic Preservation Trust will be hosting Downtown Edmond Historic Tours . The event will be held the September 20th. They will be sold for $5 each and be available for purchase at several stores in Downtown Edmond. This night should prove to be a full evening of experiences. Begin with the Historic tour and end with the Citizens Bank concert event– food trucks, pop up shops and concert. Local tour guides will tell the history and stories of Edmond. Tours will include photos of Downtown. For more details, please feel free to contact me. We welcome all media to this wonderful event and hope that you will support the Edmond Historic Preservation Trust. If you have any questions please feel free to call Stephanie Carel at 405-285-9700 or by email.
September 26th, 2014 All Day - September 28th, 2014
Join us for the 2014 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships September 26-28, 2014. Check back for registration, hotel and visitor information soon! We invite you to learn more about the Boathouse District on the Oklahoma River and Oklahoma City hotels and attractions [contact us]. The 2014 ICF Canoe Marathon Masters World Cup is September 24-25 [more].
September 27th, 2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
An Oklahoma chapter of Support the Kid for cancer has been established and this is the first official event to raise money for the 501C3 non-profit organization.The event will be at Anthony's TV & Appliance in Midwest City. Our goal is to raise money to distribute to help children fighting cancer. Learn more about what we do at supportthekid.org.
October 2nd, 2014 All Day - October 5th, 2014
Oklahoma City’s premier fall event, the Oklahoma Regatta Festival takes place Oct. 2-5 at the Boathouse District. The five-day celebration of rowing, kayaking, dragon boating and family fun will include the blū VIP lounge, Oklahoma City University Head of the Oklahoma racing, OGE NightSprints…and a family festival featuring live music, a children’s area, fireworks, food from some of Oklahoma City’s best restaurants, a beer and wine garden and a front row seat for all the racing! Volunteer opportunities are available throughout the entire event. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Oklahoma Regatta Festival Thursday 6p – 10p Friday 6p – 10p Saturday 10a – 10p OGE NightSprints & Fireworks! Thursday 6p – 10p Friday 6p – 10p Saturday 7p – 10p OCU Head of the Oklahoma Regatta Saturday 10a – 5:30p Sunday 8a – 12:30p blū VIP Lounge Saturday 7p – 10p Ticketed event, purchase your tickets online closer to the event.
October 3rd, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Downtown Edmond will be invaded by spooky and haunting images when Silver Leaf Gems Gallery hosts ”A Haunting Art Show” October 3rd. Doors open at 5:30pm. Oklahoma artists young and old will be submitting 6x6 works of art in the theme of Fall, Halloween, and Hauntings. Each work will be sold for $66 with a portion of each sale benefiting the Fine Arts Institute of Edmond.
October 4th, 2014 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Goodwill Industries of Central Oklahoma’s third annual Peace, Love and Goodwill Festival will take place on Saturday, October 4th from 9AM to 11PM at the beautiful Myriad Gardens. The festival benefits Goodwill’s Abilities Scholarship Program which funds continuing education for disadvantaged or disabled high school graduates. The all day event, which is free to the general public, promises to provide fun for the entire family.
October 5th, 2014 All Day
Head to Rally Around the Pits in Edmond to enjoy a family-friendly motorcycle rally. Admire the polished chrome and eye-catching paint jobs on the numerous motorcycles on display, and peruse vendor booths featuring products for both motorcycle enthusiasts and pet owners. Sign up for raffles throughout the day, enter your ride in the bike show and enjoy live music by Mudflap Nichols and the Twisted Spokes. Dogs will be available for adoption at the event, and well-behaved leashed dogs are welcome
October 11th, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Edmond Historic Cemetery Tours October 2014 Edmond, OK- The Edmond Historic Preservation Trust will be hosting Edmond Historic Cemetery Tours at Gracelawn Cemetery. The two day event will be held October 11 and 18 from 4pm-7pm. Tickets will be limited per day and are sure to sell out quickly. They will be sold for $7 each and be available for purchase the middle of September at Silver Leaf Gems in Downtown Edmond. Local actors will be located at the gravesites of Edmond Founding Fathers and will play the part of that pioneer. A few ghost stories and folk lore of Edmond will also be told during this tour. For more details, please feel free to contact me. We welcome all media to this wonderful event and hope that you will support the Edmond Historic Preservation Trust. If you have any questions please feel free to call Stephanie Carel at 405-285-9700 or by email.
October 12th, 2014 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A fun filled day of Vendors, Farmers market, music, kids games, contest, raffle, crafts and workshops about Dream Interpretation, Meditation and What Metaphysics can do for you. Local Food and more
October 18th, 2014 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
National Adventure Race Series Based on TV Show – For Adults & Kids Grades K-12 Official Site: www.GreatAmazingRace.com. “Where Smiles & Teamwork Rule the Day!” A D.I.T. (Do-It-Together) family-friendly adventure foot race with obstacles based on the tv show THE AMAZING RACE. For two-person teams ... be it friends, family members, neighbors or co-workers. It's way more fun than a 5K and a perfect birthday party idea! Run, jog or walk. How well you work and communicate with your teammate are the most essential ingredients to winning the race! On-line registration will close once 120 team limit is reached. Sign up now, team members can be added later on race day!
November 8th, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Twelfth Annual Holiday Bazaar! HOLY TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 308 N. W. 164TH STREET (15th Street between Santa Fe & Western in Edmond)
November 8th, 2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
HOLY TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH INVITES YOU TO OUR Twelfth Annual Holiday Bazaar! SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 308 N. W. 164TH STREET (15th Street between Santa Fe & Western in Edmond) Vendors with lots of variety! Door Prizes! Continental Style Breakfast, Lunch Menu,Huge Bake Sale Crafters wanted – LWMLbazaar@yahoo.com deadline October 15, 2014