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OKC PRIDE WEEK
JUNE 17TH - JUNE 23RD
DOWNTOWN OKC


You might notice "All Are Welcome Here" stickers on businesses downtown throughout the month in celebration of Pride! We've rounded up any and all Pride events that are scheduled to happen downtown next week. One of our very own downtown businesses, Nominee, sponsored the branding for the new OKC Pride Alliance and they also have produced a "Faces of Pride" gallery that is open until the end of the month. For more information, visit the OKC Pride website.

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PRIDE Week Downtown:
• 6/17 🌈 Opening Ceremonies at DC on Film Row
• 6/18 🌈 Paris Is Burning screening with James Cooper at Banquet Cinema
• 6/19 🌈 Pride Morning Rave at The HQ Studio
• 6/20 🌈 40 Minutes or Less at ARTSPACE at Untitled
• 6/20 🌈 Pride Third Thursday at OKCMOA
• 6/21 🌈 Pride Weekend Kickoff at Factory Obscura's Summer Solstice Block Party
BRICKTOWN CANAL 20TH ANNIVERSARY
SATURDAY, JUNE 29TH | 
9AM - 9PM
BRICKTOWN CANAL
 
We're really looking forward to partying like it's 1999 with you! Join us Saturday, June 29th for an entire day of celebrations on the Bricktown Canal. The all-day celebration will feature live music, an artist market, pop-up bars, snow cones, Curbside Chronicle flower and magazine sales, photo ops, and other free entertainment. Students from ACM@UCO will provide live music at various locations along the canal, while face painting, balloon animals, and live art demonstrations will be among the entertainment options available for attendees.

Learn all about the special promotions and fun happening here.
ANNUAL CHILDREN'S GARDEN FESTIVAL
NOW - JUNE 16TH | 10AM - 5PM DAILY 
MYRIAD BOTANICAL GARDENS 

301 W RENO AVENUE

Journey into the wonderful land of imagination and mischief at the Myriad Gardens’ annual Children’s Garden Festival, happening now through Sunday, June 16, 2019, 10am-5pm daily. The Children’s Garden is transformed into a world of Wild Things as they celebrate the 50th year of one of America’s most beloved children’s books, "Where The Wild Things Are". Enjoy crafts, activities and imaginative displays that will capture the essence of all things “Wild.”

Cost is $8 per person, includes a free ride on Mo’s Carousel. Ages 2 and under are free. Gardens’ members are free and get to skip the line! Become a member today.  

 
OUT OF THE VAULT
THURSDAY, JUNE 13TH | 6:00PM - 8:00PM 
THE PONTIAC BUILDING
1100 N BROADWAY AVENUE

Join in on celebrating 30 years of OVAC's 12x12 Art Fundraiser with over 50 works of art by Oklahoma artists from the private collection of Bob Curtis! All of the art will be up for bid in a silent auction that will benefit OVAC's Grants for Artists program. In addition to stunning works of art at this free event, there will be light bites, live music, and a cash bar.

RSVP and learn more here.
THE MAINE EVENT 2019:
BENEFITING OKC GIRLS ART SCHOOL
FRIDAY, JUNE 21ST | 7:00PM - 10:00PM
DUNLAP CODDING, 609 W SHERIDAN


Eat good and have fun all in the name of a good cause! Enjoy a fresh Maine Lobster Boil, wild Maine Blueberry dessert, along with Wine, Maine's Shipyard Beer, and a signature cocktail made with Cold River Blueberry Vodka from...you guessed it, Maine! There will also be auction items including a trip for Two to Maine with airfare included, jewelry, a fur, and more will be up for grabs! Corporate Tables are $1,500; Individual Tickets are $150 each or $250 per couple.

All 2019 proceeds will be benefiting 
Oklahoma City Girls Art School. The Oklahoma City Girls Art School is an after school visual arts program for at-risk elementary, middle and high school girls attending school in the Oklahoma City school district.

Head this way to learn more
information or to purchase a ticket
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VAN GOGH, MONET, DEGAS
OPENING WEEKEND
JUNE 22ND - JUNE 23RD | 10AM - 5PM
OKC MUSEUM OF ART | 415 COUCH DRIVE


Mark your calendar for opening weekend of "Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts."

To learn more about the incredible exhibition, 
visit their Facebook event
DOWNTOWN NEWS
 
OKC DODGERS
2019 HOME SCHEDULE
CHICKASAW BRICKTOWN BALLPARK

 
Thursday, June 20th - OKC Dodgers vs. Memphis, 7:05 PM ($2 Thursday ¡Celebración Cielo Azul!)
Friday, June 21st - OKC Dodgers vs. Memphis, 7:05 PM** (Friday Night Fireworks)
Saturday, June 22nd - OKC Dodgers vs. Memphis, 7:05 PM** (Postgame Fireworks)
Sunday, June 23rd - OKC Dodgers vs. Memphis, 6:05 PM (¡Celebración Cielo Azul!)
Monday, June 24th - OKC Dodgers vs. Memphis, 7:05 PM
Tuesday, June 25th - OKC Dodgers vs. New Orleans, 7:05 PM
Wednesday, June 26th - OKC Dodgers vs. New Orleans, 7:05 PM
Thursday, June 27th - OKC Dodgers vs. New Orleans, 7:05 PM ($2 Thursday)
Friday, June 28th - OKC Dodgers vs. New Orleans, 7:05 PM** (Friday Night Fireworks)


For a full schedule, visit their website
Wednesday, June 12th
Children’s Garden Festival: "Where the Wild Things Are", Myriad Botanical Gardens

Thursday, June 13th
Urban Neighbors June Social, Black Walnut

Friday, June 14th
Children’s Garden Festival: "Where the Wild Things Are", Myriad Botanical Gardens
Run for Recognition 5K, OK Runner
Live Music Fridays, Kamps 1910 Cafe
Matt Davis' BadFamiliar, The Paramount Room
Film: Rocketman Dinner & a Movie, Banquet Cinema Pub

Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival, Bricktown

Saturday, June 15th
Summer Soiree, Henry Overholser Mansion
Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival, Bricktown
Civic Saturday: Oklahoma City, Paramount Room


Sunday, June 16th
Children’s Garden Festival: "Where the Wild Things Are", Myriad Botanical Gardens
Father's Day Special, Riversport OKC
Twilight Concert Series, Myriad Botanical Gardens


Monday, June 17th
OKC Pride's Opening Ceremonies, DC on Film Row

Tuesday, June 18th
Paris is Burning Screening w/ James Cooper, Banquet Cinema
Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show, Downtown Library


Thursday, June 20th
Mysteries of the Mansion, Henry Overholser Mansion
Third Thursday: Pride, OKC Museum of Art
The Art Project Presents Jarica Walsh : 42 Intentions, American Choral Directors Association Building
2nd Annual Yard Party, The Yard


Friday, June 21st
Full Moon Bike Ride & Run, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Live Music Fridays, Kamps 1910 Cafe
The Maine Event, Dunlap Codding


Saturday, June 22nd
Van Gogh, Monet, Degas Opening Weekend, Oklahoma City Museum of Art
Free Brunch Day, Banquet Cinema Pub
Summer Soirée, The Wild Mother
Americana Fest, The Banjo Museum
Art of Brunch, Campbell Art Park


Sunday, June 23rd
Van Gogh, Monet, Degas Opening Weekend, Oklahoma City Museum of Art
Twilight Concert Series, Myriad Botanical Gardens


Monday, June 24th
Understanding Craft Beers & Financial Plans, The Angry Scotsman

Tuesday, June 25th
Neighborhood Arts: Michael Corley, Downtown Library
Singin' in the Rain, Civic Center Music Hall


Wednesday, June 26th
The Office Trivia, NASHBIRD
Singin' in the Rain, Civic Center Music Hall


Thursday, June 27th
Melting for Monarchs - Ladies' Night Out, The Melting Pot
Singin' in the Rain, Civic Center Music Hall


Friday, June 28th
Live Music Fridays, Kamps 1910 Cafe
Singin' in the Rain, Civic Center Music Hall


Saturday, June 29th
Bricktown Canal 20th Anniversary, Bricktown Canal
Singin' in the Rain, Civic Center Music Hall


Sunday, June 30th
Bricktown Canal 20th Anniversary, Bricktown Canal
Singin' in the Rain, Civic Center Music Hall


Tuesday, July 2nd
Neighborhood Arts: Dustin Cooper, Downtown Library

Thursday, July 4th
4thFest, The Boathouse District

Tuesday, July 9th
Neighborhood Arts: Lucas Ross, Downtown Library
Film Row Trivia Night, The Paramount Room


Wednesday, July 10th
21 Savage - i am > i was Tour, The Criterion

ONGOING
Daily

Movies, Harkins Theatres
"We Make Our Own Mountains", Underground
"The Golden Hour", Underground 
Midtown Bocce, NW 9th and Hudson


Mondays
Art Moves, Arts Council 
Lunchtime Body Sculpt, Civic Center Music Hall 
Jackpot Bingo, Fassler Hall 
Flow at IAO, IAO Gallery

 
Tuesdays
Art Moves, Arts Council 
Yoga in the Gardens, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Lunchtime Yoga, City Place
Lunchtime Yoga, Civic Center Music Hall 
Bingo Night, Anchor Down 
Trivia Night, The Garage
The Lost Ogle Trivia, Fassler Hall


Wednesdays
Art Moves, Arts Council 
Rooftop Mindfulness, Plenty Mercantile
Bringing Books to Life, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Family Yoga, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Recyclers Toastmasters, Department of Environmental Quality 
Lunchtime Body Sculpt, Civic Center Music Hall 
Deep Deuce Dash and Draft, Anchor Down  
Free Docent Tour, 21c Museum Hotel
Entertainment Night, R&J Lounge and Supper Club 
Neighborhood Arts, Downtown Metropolitan Library
Singo Wednesday, HeyDay Entertainment
Noon Express Toastmasters, RSC@OKC Innovation Station
Bingo Night, Banquet Cinema Pub


Thursdays
Art Moves, Arts Council 
Drop-In Yoga, OKC Museum of Art
Lunchtime Yoga, City Place
Lunchtime Yoga, Civic Center Music Hall 
Lost Ogle Team Trivia, Anchor Down 
Thursday Walking Club Meet Up, Myriad Botanical Gardens 
Noon Tunes, Downtown Metropolitan Library 
Live Music, Stella Modern Italian 


Fridays
Art Moves, Arts Council 
Free Docent Tour, 21c Museum Hotel
Weekly Midnight Toast, Ludivine


Saturdays 
Drop-In Yoga, OKC Museum of Art
Yoga with Art, 21c Museum Hotel
FlashForward 90s Night, FlashBack RetroPub
Rejuvenation Hour, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Cartoon Cruise, Oklahoma River Cruises
Littles Storytime, Commonplace Books 
Brewery Tour, Stonecloud Brewing Co. 


Sundays
Sunday Brunch, Park Avenue Grill 
DJ Brunch, R&J Lounge and Supper Club
Brewery Tour, Stonecloud Brewing Co. 
Twilight Concert Series, Myriad Botanical Gardens


Now through August 2019
Jim Henson Life and Legacy, American Banjo Museum

Now through September 21
Factory Obscura's Mixtape, The Womb

Now through November 2020
Seeing Now, 21c Museum Hotel

June 22 through September 22
Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art, OKC Museum of Art
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