🍀 Go Green in the Gardens | March 14 Go Green in the Gardens is a family-friendly event that will kick off at noon on the Devon Lawn and Band Shell at the Myriad Gardens this Saturday, March 14th. There will be live music and performances along with beer, food trucks, a variety of vendors, and face painting. A $5 wristband includes access to crafts, games and activities for children. Find more information about this event here.
🍀Bricktown's 30th Anniversary Block Party | March 14 The Bricktown St. Patrick's Day Block Party is free and open to all ages! The event is happening Saturday, March 14th from 3pm to midnight.The party will be located at Reno and Oklahoma Ave. Expect live bands, great food, ice cold local, domestic, craft, and IRISH BEERS. Head here to learn more about the Bricktown Block Party.
🍀Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at McNellie’s | March 14 - 17 The Annual McNellie's St. Patrick's Day celebration is just around the corner! They'll be getting the party started early this year with a Pre- Pat's Patio Party on Saturday, March 14th at 1pm. Then join them for one of OKC's biggest St. Patrick's Day Block Parties on Tuesday, March 17th at 10am! To learn more visit their Facebook event page.
MARCH 12 | 5PM - 8PM ARSTPACE AT UNTITLED
Join ARTSPACE at Untitled for the opening reception of Chandler's exhibition LINEAR - REVERSE this Thursday, March 12. This exhibition highlights the importance of Chandler's creative process and the collaborative dynamic between him and his Vandercook press. He uses his printing bed to experiment with the modular Alpha-Blox font in large form. Using a modular system, Chandler prints his own compositions and pushes the limitations of letterpress printing.
The opening reception is free and open to the public, as well as the exhibit which will be on view through April 25.
For more information on the opening reception and exhibits at ARTSPACE At Untitled, visit their website.
UNITED STATES CENSUS
MARCH 12, 2020
The 2020 Census will begin on March 12. This is a tool used to collect data on the characteristics of individuals, households, and housing units throughout the country. Census data helps determine states' representation in Congress and federal funding, among many other things. Experts estimate each household that does not complete the Census survey costs our community about $1,675 in local federal fnder per person, per year for 10 years.
We are urging Oklahoma residents to complete the mailed post card they will receive in March with nine questions about their household. Residents can also respond online, by phone or in person at any Metropolitan Library System location.
MARCH 13 | 10AM - 9PM
OKLAHOMA CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER
Join Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center as they officially open their doors to the public! They will celebrate the moment with OKC dignitaries, friends, family and supporters at 10am, and then encourage visitors to explore the building and grounds. They will be open until 9pm on March 13 and March 14.
Regular gallery hours will be 11am - 6pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday; and 11am - 9pm on Thursday. Galleries are closed on Tuesday. Free daily public tours will be offered each day the gallery is open.
ORVILLE PECK - THE ROAD TO LUCK MARCH 13 | 6:30PM - 11PM THE JONES ASSEMBLY
The Jones Assembly weclomes Orville Peck to OKC this Friday, March 13. This was a previously SOLD OUT show, but they have opened up the patio to make this a full capacity experience.
Get your last-minute tickets now and spend your Friday night enjoying great music, craft cocktails, and good company.
For more information, or to purchase tickets, click here.
SKIRVIN JAZZ CLUB
MARCH 13 | 7PM - 11:30PM
THE SKIRVIN HOTEL
Skirvin Jazz Club is a monthly live-jazz experience that happens once a month at Oklahoma City's most historic hotel. This event transforms Park Avenue Grill into a swingin' jazz club.
Season 3 of Skirvin Jazz Club will feature the incredible Jeremy Thomas. Jeremy is a world-class jazz artist based here in Oklahoma City. He has toured and performed with major artists all over the country. Tickets are sold by the table. A limited number of tickets are available, so purchase yours now.
For more information on this event, and to purchase tickets, visit their website.
OKC CAFFEINE CRAWL
MARCH 13 & MARCH 14
OKC creates its own March Madness with the Caffeine Crawl. This two-day event, March 13-14, has 17 different local businesses that will showcase their craft over 6 different routes. Route 1 begins Friday, followed by 5 route options on Saturday. Look for biking, or even the option to jog, a route if that is your thing.
Caffeine Crawl is an excellent way to be around other coffee lovers from all levels, and meet the local coffee and tea pros. Grab your caffeine-loving friends, support the local scene, and explore OKC!
SONIC FREE FAMILY DAY
MARCH 15 | 12PM - 5PM
OKLAHOMA CITY MUSEUM OF ART
Visit the Oklahoma City Museum of Art for FREE this Sunday, March 15. SONIC Free Family Day features free admission to all exhibitions on view, including the special exhibition Renewing the American Spirit: The Art of the Great Depression.
Enjoy creating one-of-a-kind art activities in the studio space, participate in fun gallery experiences such as Portrait Corner, and visit the pop-up library provided by the Downtown Library.
For more information, and to purchase tickets, click here.
2020 HOME SCHEDULE
CHESAPEAKE ENERGY ARENA
Wednesday, March 11th - OKC Thunder vs.Utah Jazz, 7PM Friday, March 13th - OKC Thunder vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, 7PM Friday, March 20th -OKC Thunders vs. Denver Nuggets, 7PM Thursday, March 26th -OKC Thunders vs. Charlotte Hornets, 7PM Wednesday, April 1st -OKC Thunders vs. Phoenix Suns, 7PM Tuesday, April 7th -OKC Thunders vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7PM Friday, April 10th -OKC Thunders vs. New York Knicks, 7PM Monday, April 13th -OKC Thunders vs. Utah Jazz, 7PM
For the full schedule and to purchase tickets click here.