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August 2023 events


August 2023

Food Truck Tuesday: LakeRat BBQ

August 1, 2023 | 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Switch up your lunch hour at OSU-Tulsa's Food Truck Tuesday! There will be a food truck on campus during the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month from 11 AM -2 PM. LakeRat BBQ will be on campus this week! Parking Lot E (free parking) Open to the public

Location:

OSU-Tulsa Parking Lot E

700 North Greenwood avenue
Tulsa, Ok 74106

For more information, contact:

Candace Jackson
eat0@eau0eav0eaw0

tulsa.okstate.edu/events/food-truck-tuesday-lakerat-bbq


National Night Out Back to School Bash

August 1, 2023

The Claremore Police Department, Volunteers for Youth and the Healthy Community Partnership are hosting the “Back to School Bash at National Night Out” on Tuesday, August 1 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Claremore Lake Park. Local organizations listed below will give away free school supplies and family resource information. There will be several family-friendly activities including live music, fun, and play features for the children. Free pizza, drinks, and sno-cones will be available. Claremore Police Officers will be on-hand to answer any questions and to interact with anyone interested in promoting safety and security within our community. During the daytime hours (8 am to noon & 1 – 6 pm) on the same day free school immunizations will be provided at the Rogers County Health Department. Attendees will park at the rodeo grounds and the parking lot adjacent to the splash pad will be reserved for handicap parking. Live music will be provided by The Roy Weathers Band with the ROSCO Fun Center band playing prior to the main performance. Sponsors for the event include the City of Claremore, the CPD Chaplains, the Citizens Police Academy, Healthy Community Partnership, Volunteers for Youth’s PAL+ Program, and the TSET Healthy Living Program of Rogers County.

Location:

Claremore Lake

East Blue Starr Drive
Claremore, OK


3rd Annual Greenwood Film Festival

August 2-6, 2023

Join the Tulsa film community for five days of inspirational stories, panels and events during the Greenwood Film Festival. Greenwood Film Festival will showcase the pioneers of today by unearthing lessons from the past. The festival will not only commemorate the tragic events of 1921, but continue to build a strong and vibrant arts, culture and film community in the Greenwood District. Connect with local filmmakers and the community with screenings, panels, workshops and other events throughout this culturally rich festival.

Location:

OSU-Tulsa

700 N Greenwood Ave
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(323)-736-2470
eat1@eau1eav1eaw1

www.greenwoodfilmfestival.com


Glow Show w/ Joey Z , TULSA

August 3, 2023 | 8 - 10 p.m.

Enter the portal to Glow Show! Glow Show is a traveling psychedelic comedy event created by Austin based comedian Joey Z. The show has been called “a definite must see” by the Austin Chronicle and was nominated for best comedy show in Austin ‘22 & ‘23. The event is also a staple event at the Moontower JFL Comedy Festival. Audience members and performers are both immersed into a glowy trippy room. After their set Joey Z riffs with the performers about their favorite party stories, concerts, psychedelic misadventures, and whatever else Joey Z has up his sleeve. Lots of glow sticks, lots of groovy visuals, and always featuring the best performers around. Come light the room with your laughter and get glowed up at Glow Show! Tulsa! We’re tripping out Sesh Lounge on 08/03 7:00pm doors 8:00pm show $10 pre sale $15 day off. Come see one of the most unique touring comedy events ! Featuring : Evan Hughes , Butterslutz The Clown , Dillon Walters , Shawna Blake , Trever Carreon , Niccolo Gomorrah

Location:

Sesh Lounge

7737 East 42nd Place
Tulsa, OK 74145

For more information, contact:

Joseph Zimmerman
(402)-249-2487
eat2@eau2eav2eaw2

cli.re/44398-glow-show-w-joey-z--tulsa


Sizzlin’ Summer Series

August 4, 2023 | 7 - 9 p.m.

Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets to Unity Square in Bartlesville for the Sizzlin’ Summer Series. This free concert series in Bartlesville’s urban green space features live music, children’s activities, local food and all-ages fun outdoors. Be sure to check out the food trucks and vendors around the square before claiming your space on the lawn.

Location:

Unity Square

300 SE Adams Blvd
Bartlesville, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-337-2787


First Friday Art Crawl

August 4, 2023 | 6 - 9 p.m.

Since 2007, the Tulsa Arts District has presented the community with rotating art displays as part of the monthly First Friday Art Crawl events. Every first Friday of the month, visitors can explore artwork inside galleries, studios and museums and catch a few live music performances or even an exciting fireworks display. As an added bonus, art crawlers can take advantage of free museum and gallery admission while shopping later than normal business hours would allow. Hit the district early for dinner, or stay a little later for a craft cocktail best enjoyed on an outdoor patio. Various locations in Tulsa Arts District

Location:

Tulsa Arts District

Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-527-8170

www.thetulsaartsdistrict.org/first-friday-art-crawl/


Claremore Friday Night Ride

August 4, 2023 | 7 p.m.

Ne-Mar Center in Claremore on Friday night is the place to be. This is a weekly cruise that starts @ 7 pm. Promote Claremore and the Car Hobby.

Location:

Ne-Mar Shopping Center

1000 W Will Rogers Blvd
Claremore, OK


ZZZs in the Seas Public Sleepover

August 4, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. - 12 a.m. August 5, 2023 | 12:05 - 8 a.m.

Ever dreamed of sleeping with sharks? ZZZs in the Seas is a dream-come-true opportunity where guests can sleep surrounded by sharks, stingrays, seahorses, and all the other creatures snoozing in our oceans. The fun-filled night begins with check-in at 6:30 p.m. and includes a light snack, drinks, a self-guided scavenger hunt, a flashlight tour, a movie, and sweet, sea-themed dreams! If sharks aren’t your idea of relaxing sleep, then feel free to book a space next to any of our other exhibits. Then, wake up and join us for breakfast before the adventure ends at 8 a.m., followed by guest pickup.

Location:

Oklahoma Aquarium

300 Aquarium Drive
Jenks, OK 74037

For more information, contact:


(918)-296-3474


Tulsa Water Lantern Festival

August 5, 2023 | 6 - 10 p.m.

Tulsa, OK Water Lantern Festival is coming up on Aug 5, 2023! Voted #1 Best Cultural Festival by USA Water Lantern Festival TODAY two years in a row! The Water Lantern Festival is a floating lantern event that is all about connections. Magical nights in cities across the U.S. include food, games, activities, vendors, music and the beauty of thousands of lanterns adorned with letters of love, hope and dreams reflected upon the water. As the sun begins to set on the evening sky, the Water Lantern Festival begins to shine with the launch of the lanterns onto the water as we Light The Water together. Watch your unique lantern drift out into the water as it joins other lanterns carrying hope, love, happiness, healing, peace, and connection. It's a night that you'll never forget. Tickets are selling fast! Use coupon code "LETSGO" for a 5$ discount at checkout! Visit www.WaterLanternFestival.com for more details.

Location:

Events Park

21101 E 101st St
Broken Arrow, OK 74014

For more information, contact:

Support
eat3@eau3eav3eaw3

www.waterlanternfestival.com/


Flower Arranging Workshop

August 5, 2023 | 9 - 10:30 a.m.

In this hands-on workshop led by Philbrook Horticulturists, harvest flowers from the Philbrook Gardens and make an arrangement to take home. $45 for members and member youth (17 and under), $55 for adults and youth (17 and under).

Location:

Philbrook Museum of Art

2727 S. Rockford Road
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-748-5300


Meditation at the Museum with AT EASE Meditation

August 5, 2023 | 10 a.m.

Head into the weekend restored with a sonic sound meditation led by AT EASE Meditation. Accompanied by the soothing harmonies of crystal singing bowls, Koshi chimes, and a symphonic gong, this guided meditation welcomes participants of all experience levels. Blankets will be provided, however feel free to bring your own mat or meditation cushion.

Location:

Philbrook Museum of Art

2727 S. Rockford Road
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-748-5300


2 Hip Chicks Roadshow

August 5, 2023 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The 2 Hip Chicks Roadshow is coming to Claremore and bringing dozens of vendors and one-of-a-kind items with them. This traveling vendor show will feature vintage and shabby chic items for your home and yourself. Shop row after row of clothing, home decor, party items, vintage treasures, antiques and gifts during this shopping event at Claremore Expo Center. You can also sip on samples of wine as you browse all the repurposed furniture, handmade crafts, upcycled junk and more.

Location:

Claremore Expo Center

400 Veterans Pkwy
Claremore, OK


Taste of Summer Ice Cream Festival

August 5, 2023 | 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The Taste of Summer event in Central Park is considered a summer staple in Broken Arrow. This ice cream festival invites guests to enjoy a family fun zone with inflatables and face painting, a car show, art vendors, food trucks, live entertainment, a steak cook-off and all-you-can-eat Blue Bell ice cream. Broken Arrow is home to legendary Blue Bell Creamery, and this event packs a lot of fun into one day. Enjoy a festival atmosphere surrounded by scoops of your favorite Blue Bell flavors. This hometown event boasts big fun for the whole family.

Location:

Central Park

1500 S Main Street
Broken Arrow, OK 74012

For more information, contact:


(918)-251-1518

www.tasteofsummerba.com


Rose District Farmer’s Market

Every Saturday | 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
August 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2023

Delicious fresh products every Saturday through October 2023!

Location:

Rose District

418 South Main Street
Broken Arrow, OK 74012

For more information, contact:


(918)-259-7000


Historical Society Potluck

August 8, 2023 | 6 p.m.

Come join us for a potluck dinner and membership meeting. The main dish will be provided. Please bring a side or dessert. We look forward to seeing everyone there!

Location:

The Museum Broken Arrow

400 S. Main Street
Broken Arrow, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-258-2616


Mission Presentation & Meal - Africa 2023

August 10, 2023 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.

FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE Heart of the Shepherd Mission – Mission Presentation – Africa 2023 – Kenya, Gambia & Senegal- Meal & Presentation @ Shepherd’s Cross Thursday August 10th at 5:00 • 5:00 pm Meal Begins o Authentic African Meal: 5:00  Featuring: Authentic Kenyan, Gambian & Senegalese cuisine  Beverages are provided  This is a potluck meal with an Africa menu as the theme • 5:40 Presentation - featuring highlights of Heart of the Shepherd’s  Videos, pictures, artifacts and much more to see  Hear the testimonies of lives changed and assistance given. • Location: Tour Barn at Shepherd’s Cross – 16792 East 450 Road, Claremore, OK • Mr. Peter & Dr. Diane Dickinson spent one week training in each nation o Kenya - worked with widows beginning a wool mill in conjunction with Three Fold Widows Ministry  We joined Three Fold Widows Ministry Team members in Kenya o Gambia – Small Ruminant Animal Husbandry training and starter flocks  Working in conjunction with Servants of the Word o Senegal – Small Ruminant Animal Husbandry Training  Working in Conjunction with Beersheba • Handmade items from the indigenous people groups of these nations will be available for viewing in the museum. • This is a free event. o The mission is supported entirely by donations. Donations are welcome, and are tax deductible. Donations will be used to further the gospel in remote villages worldwide. • Heart of the Shepherd is a Public Christian Non-Profit organization (501-C3) that operates at Shepherd’s Cross. The Mission of Heart of the Shepherd is to transform lives through the sharing of Biblical messages that pertain to agriculture, and to teach agriculturally related life skills to remote people groups, in need, around the world. o This organization is working with people groups in over twenty nations. o In addition, Heart of the Shepherd works with local organizations, to make a difference in our community. • Heart of the Shepherd is operates with volunteers from our local community and beyond. We want to express our heartfelt gratitude to all of those who have so generously given of time and resources to support this mission. We would not be able to serve the multitudes of individuals that we serve both locally and around the world without them. • Preceding the presentation the following activities are available: o Tour the educational & interactive Farm Museum. o Tour the Bible Garden - guided or self-guided tours o Shepherd’s Shop will be open, featuring a host of handmade items from indigenous people all over the world, as well as farm related handmade items made by Shepherd’s Cross and over 50 local crafters.  Purchases made in the mission section of the store return 100% of the sale price to the indigenous people that made them. These handmade items come from missions directly supported by Heart of the Shepherd around the world (including Afghanistan, India, Mongolia, Kirgizstan, Germany, Malawi, Thailand, South Africa, Uganda, Kenya) o Shepherd’s Cross features farm fresh, Animal Welfare Approved, pasture raised, grass fed & finished, free range, chemical free American lamb meat and beef. o Pet the sheep & see the other farm animals including horses, alpacas, donkeys, chickens, cattle and more. o Spinning and Wool Mill guided visit o Open year-round • Shepherd’s Cross is an accredited Agritourism facility, a Made in Oklahoma Company, and is Animal Welfare Approved. • Visit our website: www.ShepherdsCross.com • Find us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shepherds-Cross-Heart-of-the-Shepherd/311514685599704 Contact Information: Shepherd’s Cross & Heart of the Shepherd 16792 East 450 Road, Claremore, OK 74017 Dr. Diane Dickinson, president & Director eat4@eau4eav4eaw4 918-342-5911 The Lord is my Shepherd

Location:

Shepherd's Cross

16792 East 450 Road, Claremore OK 74017
Claremore, OK 74017

For more information, contact:

Diane Dickinson
(918)-342-5911
eat5@eau5eav5eaw5


National Snaffle Bit Association World Show

August 10-20, 2023 | 8 a.m.

The National Snaffle Bit Association brings together horses and riders from all over the country for its annual World Show at Tulsa Expo Square. This competition of pleasure horse events includes horsemanship, equitation over fences, western pleasure, hunter under saddle, hunter hack and more. Riders and horses from all different classes compete at this nearly week-long event. The NSBA will offer all-breed classes and payout in excess of $1,000,000 in cash and prizes. A trade show composed of commercial exhibitors and pleasure horse professionals will be available to assist spectators during the week.

Location:

Tulsa Expo Square

4145 E 21st St
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(847)-623-6722

www.nsba.com/world-show


Art Crawl on 66

August 11, 2023 | 6 - 8 p.m.

Experience art up close during the Art Crawl on 66 in Tulsa as artists bring imagination to life at local businesses. On the second Friday of the month from April to December, musicians, performers and visual artists will inspire patrons as they browse businesses and vendor booths. Kick the weekend off with a tour of historic places along The Mother Road, enjoying local restaurants and taking in the sights and sounds of Tulsa’s art scene.

Location:

Various Locations

Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-445-4457

www.route66mainstreet.com/events/


Light the Way Christian Music Festival - Broken Arrow

August 11-12, 2023 | 3 - 10 p.m.

2-Day Christian Music Festival featuring the Newsboys on Friday night and Tauren Wells on Saturday night. Join us for this family-friendly event on August 11-12. Together let's "Take Church Outside the Walls!"

Location:

Events Park

21101 E 101st St
Broken Arrow, OK 74014

For more information, contact:


(417)-319-1338
eat6@eau6eav6eaw6

lightthewayministry.com


Woodcarving & Folk Arts Festival

August 11-12, 2023 | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Witness seasoned craftsmen transform wood, ceramics and other materials into works of art at the annual Woodcarving & Folk Arts Festival in Broken Arrow. For over 30 years, this event has celebrated the art of folk crafts and traditional carving practices, featuring woodcarvers, woodturners, woodworkers, wood burners, scroll sawyers and more from across multiple states. Other art forms represented include stained glass, mosaics, letterpress printing and much more. Artists of all levels can partake in seminars for beginners ages 13 and over each afternoon, or attend demonstrations and displays of various wood art forms. Judging for numerous categories begins Friday, and wood and tool vendors will also be present throughout the event. Explore the possibilities of wood and other folk arts with acclaimed exhibitors at this two-day event.

Location:

Broken Arrow Community Center

1500 S Main Street
Broken Arrow, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-743-0403


The Hound Hunt

August 12, 2023 | 2 - 7 p.m.

Want to spend the day solving riddles, completing hilarious challenges and raising awareness for a great cause? We've got you covered! Join us for the very first Hound Hunt, racing across Tulsa! WHO IS READY TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR FIRST ANNUAL "HOUND HUNT" ?! 10 Stops all around Tulsa. Teams from 2 to 6 people. Outrageous Challenges at Each Stop. Social Media Posts to Raise Awareness for adoptable dogs at each of our stops. Party with our dogs at the end of the Hunt. Trophy for the Winner to keep for the whole year. Register your team of 2-6 by following this link: https://form.jotform.com/231766325323151 To stay up-to-date, check in on the event's official page at https://fb.me/e/2SAH7F3Ac.

Location:

Helpless Hounds

4605 E Admiral Blvd
Tulsa, OK 74115

For more information, contact:

Amity Edwards
(918)-518-1167
eat7@eau7eav7eaw7

cli.re/45927-the-hound-hunt


Meditation at the Museum with AT EASE Meditation

August 12, 2023

Head into the weekend restored with a sonic sound meditation led by AT EASE Meditation. Accompanied by the soothing harmonies of crystal singing bowls, Koshi chimes, and a symphonic gong, this guided meditation welcomes participants of all experience levels. Blankets will be provided, however feel free to bring your own mat or meditation cushion.

Location:

Philbrook Museum of Art

2727 S. Rockford Avenue
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-748-5300


Illuminate Arts Festival: Tracing Our Roots

August 12, 2023 | 5 p.m.

Arthouse Tulsa and Tulsa Global District’s second art festival! Featuring live murals, vendors, activities, performances and more.

Location:

1801 S. Garnett Road
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:

www.arthousetulsa.com


TAAS Monthly Member Meeting

August 15, 2023 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

The Tulsa Area Azalea Society meets every third Tuesday of the month in the Outdoor Classroom at Woodward Park building. We are currently welcoming new members and would love to have you join! Each month we discuss gardening tips and topics for azaleas, community outreach opportunities, and answer questions from the general public on how best they can care for their azaleas.

Location:

Tulsa Garden Center - Outdoor Classroom

2435 S Peoria Ave
Tulsa, Ok 74114

For more information, contact:

Paul Stratton
(918)-633-2428
eat8@eau8eav8eaw8


Food Truck Tuesday: V'Fresco

August 15, 2023 | 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Switch up your lunch hour at OSU-Tulsa's Food Truck Tuesday! There will be a food truck on campus during the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month from 11 AM -2 PM. V'Fresco will be on campus this week! Parking Lot E (free parking) Open to the public

Location:

OSU-Tulsa Parking Lot E

700 North Greenwood avenue
Tulsa, Ok 74106

For more information, contact:

Candace Jackson
eat0@eau0eav0eaw0

tulsa.okstate.edu/events/food-truck-tuesday-vfresco-0


Gaither Homecoming

August 18, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. August 19, 2023 | 2 p.m.

It’s been a decade since Gospel Music legend Bill Gaither assembled the celebrated Homecoming family of artists for a videotaping before a live audience; however, this summer, Gaither reunites the Homecoming friends for an exciting two-day, two-concert musical event at Tulsa’s Mabee Center. Since 1992, when Gaither first began his Homecoming DVD & CD series, nearly every volume has been certified gold or platinum. For three decades, Gaither took the prestigious Homecoming Tour to cities nationwide with collective attendance figures exceeding 1.1 million. Named ASCAP’s Songwriters of the Century, Bill and his wife, Gloria, have written more than 700 popular Gospel songs throughout their career and have collectively received eight Grammy Awards and more than a dozen nominations, as well as two dozen Dove Awards from the Gospel Music Association. Among the popular Homecoming artists joining Gaither for this unprecedented event will be The Gaither Vocal Band, Mark Lowry, Jason Crabb, The Nelons, The Martins, and newly added The Hoppers (Friday) just to name a few… Gaither Music is excited to announce that award-winning actor Dennis Quaid will be joining Bill & Gloria and their Homecoming Friends for this year’s Gaither Homecoming in Tulsa, OK on August 18 & 19! Aside from acting, Dennis is a touring musician with countless miles of performances under his belt and will release his debut Gospel recording, Fallen, A Gospel Record for Sinners on the Gaither Gospel Series music label this fall. Welcome to the Homecoming Stage, Dennis!

Location:

Mabee Center

7777 South Lewis Avenue
Tulsa, Ok 74171

For more information, contact:

Mabee Center Marketing
(918)-495-6000
eat10@eau10eav10eaw10

mabeecenter.com/event/gaitherhomecoming2023/


Pryor Patchers Quilt Guild’s Comforts of Home Quilt Show

August 18-19, 2023 | 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Head to the Pryor Patchers Quilt Show this August for all your quilting needs. Whether you’d like to enter into one of the show’s competitions, get ideas for your next project or shop around, the quilt show will have everything you need. More than 150 handcrafted quilts will be on display and vendors will be on site with a wide variety of fabrics, patterns, notions and other quilting items. The store will sell quilts and other handmade goods. A queen-size quilt will be raffled off, and homemade food will be available at the concessions area.

Location:

Mayes County Event Center

Pryor, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-864-0247

www.pryorpatchers.org/2023-quilt-show/


The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder

August 18-19, 2023 | 7:30 - 10 p.m. August 20, 2023 | 2 - 4:30 p.m. August 25-26, 2023 | 7:30 - 10 p.m. August 27, 2023 | 2 - 4:30 p.m.

The Matchmaker By Thornton Wilder Tickets on sale Now! Call our Box Office 918-258-0077 to purchase tickets or Buy Online www.bacptheatre.com Adults $22, Child/Student/Senior/Military $20 *Groups of 10+ Save $2 per Ticket!* The Broken Arrow Community Playhouse is excited to present The Matchmaker for two weekends in August! Performances are August 18, 19, 25 & 26, 2023 at 7:30 PM and Sunday matinees on August 20 & 25, 2023 at 2:00 PM at the Playhouse located at 1800 S. Main Street in Broken Arrow. This production is fun for all ages. The Matchmaker is Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money. It stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Horace Vandergelder, a wealthy, irascible, penny-pinching merchant in nineteenth-century Yonkers, NY, has a plan. He has been a widower for long enough. Now he wants to find a wife. He recruits the help of local matchmaker, Mrs. Dolly Levi, but she has plans of her own. Meanwhile, Vandergelder’s niece Ermengarde desperately wants to marry her artist lover, but Vandergelder refuses to allow it. Furthermore, his clerks have run off to New York City on a mission ‘to kiss a girl’! There they find Irene Molloy and Minnie Fay, who are looking for excitement of their own. Hilarity ensues as everyone tries to secure their love lives and marry as they choose. The BACP welcomes Director Frank Gallagher. Frank has long been involved in theatre, starting in his early years at the University of Texas in Dallas, to the many years spent here in the Tulsa area. Frank served as an Assistant Professor and Technical Director for Oral Roberts University and several years on staff for both Heller and Clark Theatres in Tulsa. Locally he has designed and directed for Theatre Tulsa, Broken Arrow Schools, Theatre North and American Theatre Co. He has selected and excellent cast sure to bring his vision of The Matchmaker to life, the cast includes; Chester Beebe, Jackson McCormick, Jordan Valenzuela, Nancy Blass, Jeremy Garrett, Isabella Doering, Spencer Loeffler, Kathleen Hop e, George Panagopoulos, Alyssa Burrow, Samara Cain, Robert Stinson, Lori Giles and Ruth Seefeldt. More information for this production can be obtained by calling the BACP at 918-258-0077. The BACP is located in The Main Place at 1800 S. Main in downtown Broken Arrow. The Matchmaker is presented by special arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.www.concordtheatricals.com. This production is made possible in part by grants from the Oklahoma Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts. The Broken Arrow Community Playhouse is a member of the Oklahoma Community Theatre Association and the American

Location:

Broken Arrow Community Playhouse

1800 S. Main St.
Broken Arrow, OK 74012

For more information, contact:

Sherry Hacker
(918)-258-0077
eat11@eau11eav11eaw11

www.bacptheatre.com


Wings, Wheels & Wishes

August 19, 2023 | 7:30 a.m.

Car Show Registration: 7:30a.m.-9:30a.m .or first 200 entrants. Come watch small planes fly-in as you check out the vintage airplanes, beautiful cars, trucks and motorcycles on display at Wings, Wheels and Wishes at the Airman Acres Airport in Collinsville. This family-friendly event lets you get up close and personal with planes, vehicles and many of their owners. Grab a bite to eat from the on-site food vendors and cool off with slushies or a sweet treat from the ice cream trucks. Other activities throughout the day include a silent auction, raffles and a live DJ playing popular hits. You won’t want to miss this exciting day of plane and car demonstrations, activities, and family fun in honor of Collinville’s wish kid, Bill Campbell.

Location:

Airman Acres Airport

7300 E 126th St North
Collinsville, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-510-3423

www.facebook.com/wings.wheels.wishes/


The Head and the Heart & Father: John Misty in Concert

August 19, 2023 | 6 p.m.

American folk indie band The Head and the Heart are teaming up with rock artist Father John Misty for an unforgettable show at the Tulsa Theater. With five studio albums released since their formation in 2009, The Head and the Heart are known for their harmony-driven, woodsy melodies. Father John Misty joins the group with his unique brand of socially-minded folk rock for an incredible night of indie pop and folk music. Doors open: 6:00p.m., showtime 7:00p.m.

Location:

Tulsa Theater

105 W Reconciliation Way
Tulsa, OK


Tulsa Flea Market

August 19, 2023 | 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Explore 50,000 square feet filled with antiques and collectibles at the Tulsa Flea Market. A favorite event for antique and vintage collectors since 1972, this massive flea market is sure to hold something that catches your eye. Head to Tulsa Expo Square and browse the diverse range of memorabilia, vintage goods and crafts for sale from indoor vendors. Whether looking for rare records, handmade jewelry, special books or primitive furniture, be sure to peruse the offerings at the Tulsa Flea Market and see what discoveries await.

Location:

Tulsa Expo Square

4145 E 21st Street
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-744-1386

www.tulsafleamarket.net


Jazz on the Green

August 19, 2023 | 5 - 10 p.m.

Save the date! Jazz on the Green will be back with the fourth annual show! Artist lineup is Fred Smith, Grady Nichols, Michael Fields Jr., and Kim Scott & Funk Factory.

Location:

Guthrie Green

111 Reconciliation Way
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:

www.guthriegreen.com


Lake Life Festival

August 19, 2023 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

We will have a kid’s fishing derby to kid’s games and activities. Canoe races. We have lots of family fun for the day and a variety of entertainment including music and a fishing tournament.

Location:

1955 Basin Road
Mannford, OK


Northeast Oklahoma Autocross

August 19-20, 2023

See sports cars compete in challenging Northeast Oklahoma Autocross events this year. Cars will take to Davis Field in Muskogee, swiftly maneuvering around orange cones as they race against the clock. Cheer drivers on as they navigate past difficult obstacles before time runs out.

Location:

Muskogee-Davis Field Airport

Muskogee, OK

For more information, contact:


(720)-937-0731


Pyra Mini Bull and Bronc Riding

August 20, 2023 | 1 p.m.

Come to the Pyra Mini Bull and Bronc riding show and witness bareback bronc riding, mini bull riding and more at this all ages event. You will see fearless kids as young as 6 on up to adults display their talents! $10 admission; concessions on-site. Held by the Collinsville Round-Up Club Professional Youth Roughstock Association

Location:

Collinsville Round-Up Club

15851 N. 137th E. Avenue
Collinsville, OK

For more information, contact:

Brandon Warren
(918)-519-5729


2023 Tulsa Summer Reptile Show

August 20, 2023 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The Tulsa Summer Reptile Show will feature a wide range of reptiles, amphibians, turtles, supplies, invertebrates, cages, bedding, feeders, cage supplies and feeders; exotic animals, tanks, decorative items, toys, and much more. In addition, there will be kids’ activities, an educational area and much more.

Location:

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Warren Place

5110 S. Yale Avenue
Tulsa, OK


Pioneer Day Festival

August 21-23, 2023

Pioneer Day Festival starts with “Chalk the Walk” and the Color Run; the Pioneer Day Parade starts at 9:00a.m. The midway will have food vendors, amusement rides, carnival games, talent competition, petting zoo, kid’s fishing derby, chalk art contest, rodeo, live music, and more. The parking lot of the West Rogers Campus of First Baptist Church will feature a Fantasy on Wheels car show.

Location:

Skiatook Central Park

Corner of Hwy 20 & Locust Street
Skiatook, OK


Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo Parade

August 23, 2023 | 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Kick off the Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo alongside Vinita residents during the annual rodeo parade. During this must-see event, hundreds of spectators line the streets as over 100 parade entries march down Route 66. Bring the family to enjoy the festivities surrounding the Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo.

Location:

North Park

Vinita, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-256-7133


August 2023 Drive Around

August 23, 2023 | 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Have you enjoyed our “What’s That”? features on Bixby Development Foundation’s social media? Would you like the opportunity to drive around with CEO Krystal Crockett and learn about developments before they break ground or put a sign up? Then join us for the Bixby Drive Around! This event on August 23rd will feature a tour of Bixby and lunch. Only five seats are available and the cost is $50 per person. $50/person, 5 person maximum. Meet at Bixby Metro Chamber of Commerce office at 12 West Dawes Ave in downtown Bixby.

Location:

Bixby Metro Chamber of Commerce

12 West Dawes Ave
Bixby, OK

For more information, contact:


eat12@eau12eav12eaw12


Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo

August 23-26, 2023

The Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo, a PRCA-sanctioned rodeo hosted each year in Vinita, will feature all of the exciting rodeo events fans have come to expect. Grab a seat at this year’s rodeo and enjoy the eight main events – barrel racing, bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, steer roping, calf roping, bull riding and team roping. Created in 1935 in honor of the memory of Will Rogers, the Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo has become one of the biggest and best rodeos in the region, attracting top cowboy champions from across the nation and offering thousands of dollars in prize money. Tickets to the Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo are available in advance or at the gate. Don’t miss the parade, hosted downtown on Wednesday, or the street dance, hosted every night of the event. Other festivities will include a calf scramble, the Old Settlers reunion, a stunning grand entry, hilarious performances by rodeo clowns and more. Make your way to Vinita for one of the most outstanding rodeos in the southwest United States and watch as world-champion cowboys compete for cash and prizes.

Location:

American Legion Rodeo Grounds

26585 S 4410 Road
Vinita, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-256-7133

www.willrogersmemorialrodeo.com


Oklahoma Home and Community Education (OHCE) - BUNCO for SCHOLARSHIPS

August 24, 2023 | 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Join us on the last Thursday of each month (except September & December) for BUNCO for SCHOLARSHIPS from 10AM - NOON at the Tulsa County OSU Extension Center located at 4116 E 15th St, Tulsa, OK. This event is FREE, however Donations are excepted and proceeds will go towards our OHCE Scholarships! RSVP is encouraged - Call or text - Shari at 918.408.6918 For information about an OHCE Group near you - please call the OSU Extension at 918.746.3709

Location:

Tulsa County OSU Extension Center

4116 E 15th Street
Tulsa, Ok 74112

For more information, contact:

Sharilyn E. Munroe
(918)-408-6918
eat13@eau13eav13eaw13


Food Truck Thursday

August 24, 2023 | 6 - 9 p.m.

Once a month, downtown Claremore transforms into a community hub teeming with people. During Join in on all the fun on Food Truck Thursdays, featuring local musicians, late night shopping, book signings and free children’s activities. While exploring all Claremore has to offer, be sure to munch on delicious food truck fare from a large array of local vendors.

Location:

Downtown Claremore

Claremore, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-341-5881

www.downtownclaremore.org/foodtruckthursday/


Tulsa County Fair Junior Livestock Show

August 24-25, 2023

Support the kids as they show off their livestock skills during the Tulsa County Fair Junior Livestock Show. Youth will display the livestock animals they’ve bred, from swine and heifers to steer and dairy cattle. Come see the junior livestock competitors as they demonstrate their animal care and training prowess. Family-friendly activities will also be available, such as a bouncy house, games and ice cream.

Location:

Collinsville Tri-County Fairgrounds

902 W Center Street
Collinsville, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-746-3722


Oklahoma Festival of Ballooning

August 25-27, 2023

The Oklahoma Festival of Ballooning 3 day event will feature tethered balloon rides, food trucks, helicopter rides, children’s activities, live music, a 5-k run, parachute jumpers and much more. Highlights of the event include nightly balloon glows, morning flights and a fireworks finale on Sunday night. Daily admission is $10 per car, and all ages are welcome!

Location:

640 S. 40th Street
Muskogee, OK


Tulsa Reining Classic

August 25-31, 2023

The Tulsa Reining Classic is an action-packed display of equestrian skills at Tulsa Expo Square. Watch cowboys and cowgirls of all ages and abilities compete in various challenging events that will keep you on the edge of your seat. See riders guide horses through precise patterns of circles, spins and stops at speeds alternating between a slow lope and a fast gallop. Cheer for your favorites as some of the most successful open riders to the tiniest young cowboys and cowgirls execute a variety of cantering and galloping feats in this thrilling show. Don’t forget to check the on-site Western trade show for some great deals when you need a break from all the thrilling competition.

Location:

Tulsa Expo Square

4145 E 21st Street
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(949)-939-0407

www.tulsareining.com


Wild Brew

August 26, 2023 | 5 - 8 p.m.

Wild Brew brings together some of Tulsa’s most delicious restaurants and first-rate beers from around the US and the world at the Cox Business Center. Enjoy some food and drinks as well as live entertainment from local musicians. Place your silent auction bids, meet falcons and a bald eagle and more at the Wild Brew in Tulsa. Restaurants that have contributed in the past include Andolini’s Pizza, Brady Tavern, Brother’s Pizza, Caz’s Chowhouse Restaurant, Kilkenny’s Irish Pub, McNellie’s Pub, Dilly Deli, El Guapo’s Cantina and more for a mixture of American, Mexican and deli-style cuisine. Past presenting breweries have included Ace, Angry Orchard, Boulevard, Big Sky, New Planet, Mustang, Leinenkugel’s Big Eddy, Sam Adams, Twisted Tea, Tall Grass, Shiner and many more. Don’t miss out on sampling beers you’ve had your eye on during this fun event. Guests must be ages 21 and over. VIP Access: 4:00p.m.

Location:

Cox Business Center

100 Civic Center
Tulsa, OK 74103

For more information, contact:


(918)-336-7778
eat14@eau14eav14eaw14

wildbrew.org


Wild Brew

August 26, 2023 | 5 - 8 p.m.

Join us for the Greatest Party Ever Hatched benefiting Bartlesville's Sutton Avian Research Center! Tulsa and surrounding areas best restaurants with first rate local beers, spirits and wines from Oklahoma and beyond all under one roof. Patrons choose from hundreds of beers and have the unique opportunity to chat with brewers one-on-one. Live music, live demonstrations from local artists, selfies with live birds and silent auction bidding wars keep the party hopping! Your all-access Wild Brew ticket benefits the George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center, best known for its work with Bald Eagles. A decade ago, the species was on the endangered list; now, Bald Eagles are a regular part of our Oklahoma skyline. Following the success with eagles, scientists at Sutton are now working to save two of North America’s most endangered birds from disappearing from our planet.

Location:

Cox Business Center

100 Civic Center
Tulsa, OK 74103

For more information, contact:

Christina King
(918)-336-7778
eat14@eau14eav14eaw14

www.wildbrew.org


YES: Empowering Families for Success

August 26, 2023 | 9:30 a.m.

This come and go event is free and open to the public. There will be informational panels, door prize drawings and activities for kids and teens. Questions about your child's education? Get knowledge and resources to help your family succeed in school. Attend short panels on school topics, visit booths with valuable resources and attend a Q&A with Tulsa Public Schools Parent Advocacy Coordinator. This event is on Saturday, August 26 at 9:30 a.m. It will take place in the auditorium on the OSU-Tulsa campus.

Location:

OSU-Tulsa Auditorium

700 North Greenwood avenue
Tulsa, Ok 74106

For more information, contact:

Alnetta Morris
eat16@eau16eav16eaw16


Maker Faire Tulsa

August 26, 2023 | 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Experience a day of creativity during the award-winning, family-friendly Maker Faire Tulsa hosted at Tulsa Expo Square. In celebration of technology, education, science, arts, crafts, engineering, food, sustainability and making of all kinds, over 150 “makers” and inventors will fill the Exchange Center with amazing projects and ideas. Makers include artists, engineers, scientists and anyone else who has something they’ve made or a concept they have come up with and want to display. Many projects combine creativity and resourcefulness to create products that are useful and appealing. The day includes demonstrations from makers and fun, interactive shows that put their passions to the test. Come see what people are creating to make the world a better place, and arrive early to have enough time to see all of the exhibits and shows.

Location:

Tulsa Expo Square

4145 E 21st Street
Tulsa, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-779-6025

tulsa.makerfaire.com/


Salsa Festival

August 26, 2023

Prepare your tastebuds and join the Oklahoma Aquarium for its hottest event of the summer – Salsa Festival. Sample a variety of fresh salsas, from spicy to sweet, and enjoy activities for the entire family. After checking out the diverse marine life at the aquarium and sampling salsas, vote on your favorite salsa in three categories: Mild, Hot and Anything Goes. Salsa Festival will also feature a jalapeño-eating contest, a salsa and queso tasting and more. Salsa contest winners will receive awards, behind-the-scenes tours of the aquarium, and of course, bragging rights.

Location:

Oklahoma Aquarium

300 Aquarium Drive
Jenks, OK

For more information, contact:


(918)-296-3474

www.okaquarium.org/228/Salsa-Tasting-Festival


10th Annual Drive Out The Demand Golf Tournament

August 28, 2023 | 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The Golf Club of Oklahoma Golf as It Should Be “The golf course has an incredibly versatile experience for golfers. Tremendously challenging for the accomplished player while affording the recreational player the opportunity to socialize and enjoy the tranquility of the property.” – Brian R., Member since 2018 The Golf Club of Oklahoma was designed for golfers who wanted to escape the hustle and bustle of the city to experience golf as it should be. Whether you are a skilled golfer, a beginning golfer, or a future golfer, you can certainly appreciate the unique setting surrounded by the beauty of nature and untarnished by development. World-class golf & private club amenities  

Location:

The Golf Club of Oklahoma

20400 EAST 141ST
Broken Arrow, OK 74014

For more information, contact:

Jamie Miller
(702)-574-7502
eat17@eau17eav17eaw17

eventvesta.com/events/39673/t/tickets


10th Annual Drive Out The Demand Golf Tournament

August 28, 2023 | 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

We invite you to join us at the exclusive Golf Club of Oklahoma for a 4 person team scramble to help Drive Out The Demand. The Demand Project exists to eradicate human trafficking, online enticement, child sexual abuse material, and the commercial sexual exploitation of children. This fundraiser is one way you can help us in our mission. The Golf Club of Oklahoma Golf as It Should Be “The golf course has an incredibly versatile experience for golfers. Tremendously challenging for the accomplished player while affording the recreational player the opportunity to socialize and enjoy the tranquility of the property.” – Brian R., Member since 2018 The Golf Club of Oklahoma was designed for golfers who wanted to escape the hustle and bustle of the city to experience golf as it should be. Whether you are a skilled golfer, a beginning golfer, or a future golfer, you can certainly appreciate the unique setting surrounded by the beauty of nature and untarnished by development. World-class golf & private club amenities

Location:

The Golf Club of Oklahoma

20400 EAST 141ST
Broken Arrow, OK 74014

For more information, contact:

Jamie Miller
(702)-574-7502
eat17@eau17eav17eaw17

eventvesta.com/events/45494/t/tickets


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