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Date: November 11, 2019 @ 10:00 amStarting off with a bang, the ceremony commences with a loud salute provided by a World War II anti-tank gun followed by a performance by the 145th Army Band, guest speaker and a beautiful Massing of the Colors. Uniformed representative from various military units proudly fly their flags in patriotic honor of the men and women of our Armed Forces. The ceremony starts at 10 a.m. and last about an…
Where45th Infantry Division Museum’s View map
2145 N.E. 36th Street,
Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
Date: November 23, 2019 @ 1:00 pmFeatures a lighting ceremony with food trucks, holiday shopping with some of the best local Oklahoma businesses, make and take art, photos with Santa, caroling, face painting and more. Luminance is the new walk-thru holiday light display that will be open to the public at the park during the month of December. After the event,visitors are encouraged to head to the Edmond Outdoor Ice Rink.
WhereMitch Park View map
1501 W Covell Rd,
Edmond, OK, US
Date: November 23, 2019 @ 5:00 pmLuminance is a new walk-thru Christmas light display. Stroll through 20 interactive 3D LED displays including a 25-foot walk-thru light tunnel and lighted trees and pavilions.
WhereMitch Park View map
1501 W Covell Rd,
Date: December 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pmFeatures vendors with vintage, handmade and local goods. Holiday drinks will be served by the Farmers Market Bar.
WhereOKC Farmers Public Market View map
311 S Klein Ave,
Oklahoma City, 73108, OK
Date: December 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pmThe Sam Noble Museum of Natural History welcomes visitors to meet Santa and enjoy family-friendly activities, festive entertainment, seasonal stories and discounts at the museum store during Holiday Happening, the museum's complimentary community celebration.
WhereSam Noble Museum View map
2401 Chautauqua Ave,
Norman, 73072, OK
Date: December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 amCelebrate the holidays in Prosperity Junction, a turn-of-the-century frontier town. Make Western inspired ornaments, pine cone birdfeeders, decorations, meet historical Western figures, sample frontier food and mosey up to the sarsaparilla bar before dropping off your holiday wish list with Santa. Free for children and accompanying adults. Activities available while supplies last.
WhereNational Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
1700 NE 63rd St,
Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Date: December 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pmFeatures model trains, live music and an opportunity to meet Santa. On opening night, attendees can enjoy art activities, a cookie and hot cocoa bar and more.
WhereThe Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art View map
555 Elm Ave,
Norman, 73019, OK, USA
Date: January 10, 2020 @ 6:00 pmThe 2nd Friday Norman Art Walk, a monthly celebration of the arts in Norman, connects the downtown arts district with outlying galleries, performance halls and Campus Corner. Whether you like dance, painting, photography or music, there will be something for you to see and hear during the 2nd Friday Norman Art Walk. All events are free and open to the public. Many participating galleries are located near local restaurants and…
WhereNorman Arts District View map
Norman, OK, US
Date: January 11, 2020 @ 1:00 pmFeatures an art-making project inspired by works of art on view at the museum. Projects are designed to be accessible and fun for visitors of all ages and all levels of art-making experience. All children must be accompanied by an adult. All supplies provided.
WhereOklahoma Contemporary Arts Center View map
3000 General Pershing Blvd.,
Oklahoma City, 73107, OK
Date: April 3, 2020 @ 10:00 amStep back in time for a day of revels at the Medieval Fair. Enjoy mirth and merriment with kings, queens, knights and fools as the kingdom comes alive. Held annually since 1977, this living history fair features arts, crafts, food, games, educational exhibits, demonstrations and ongoing entertainment at seven stages. Entertainment for the whole family includes minstrels, dancing, theater and reenactments, jugglers, knights jousting on horseback and human chess games.…
WhereReaves Park View map
2501 Jenkins Ave,