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OKC TREE LIGHTING FESTIVAL
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18 | 5PM - 7PM 

The 20th annual Oklahoma City Tree Lighting Festival will take place tomorrow, Thursday, November 18 from 5-7pm in Bricktown. This event will be a true kick-off to the holidays and our Downtown in December celebrations. The festival, which is free and open to everyone, will feature a showcase of talented and diverse performances celebrating the season, free family-friendly activities, photos with Santa Claus (printed on-site), and the traditional countdown to the lighting by Mayor David Holt. 

The OKC Tree Lighting also includes a Virtual Holiday Program which will debut on television and online Friday, November 26 at 5pm.

The Oklahoma City Tree Lighting Festival is sponsored by Painted Door Gift Boutique, Heartland, Bricktown Association, and Gipson Design with additional support provided by Spark Creative and FOX 25. The Bricktown Christmas Tree is available for viewing and photos all season long and is sponsored by SONIC Foundation


Learn more about this festive event at downtownindecember.com.

LIGHTS ON BROADWAY ANNUAL EVENT
NOV 20, NOV 27, DEC 4, DEC 11 | 4PM - 7PM


Cruise down historic Automobile Alley for the district’s holiday open house and experience its stunning light display during the 6th annual Lights On Broadway event! The fun kicks off THIS WEEKEND and takes place for 4 Saturdays this season: November 20 and 27 and December 4 and 11.
Each Saturday from 4-7pm, various retail shops and restaurants will feature buzz-worthy window displays, in addition to pop-up activities, special promotions, and giveaways. Attendees will enjoy family-friendly programming along the sidewalks such as live music, balloon art, performances, photos with Santa Claus, and more. More details and information for Lights On Broadway can be found at downtownindecember.com.
LYRIC'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL
NOVEMBER 17 - DECEMBER 23


One of Oklahoma’s favorite holiday traditions, Lyric's A Christmas Carol presented by Devon, returns for its 11th year, with performances taking place at Harn Homestead starting TONIGHT and running through December 23.
Lyric’s cast creates a spectacular production sparking the holiday spirit in audiences of all ages. You’ll go from humbug to happy in one magical night under the stars. Co-directed by Lyric’s Producing Artistic Director Michael Baron and Associate Artistic Director Ashley Wells, the immersive production returns for another holiday season. 

For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit lyrictheatreokc.com or call (405) 524-9312.

SAINTS SANTA RUN
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4 | 7:30AM 

Grab your costumes and running shoes, the Saints Santa Run is coming to Midtown! Register now to run in this fun holiday race that will take place on Saturday, December 4 starting at 7:30am, before the price increases on November 21.

Each year, this family-friendly holiday run brings all ages, and even pets, to downtown Oklahoma City for a festive 5K. This year's in-person event, presented by SSM Health - St. Anthony, will have a new route and new start/finish location at the Health Center's Midtown campus. The run is a great way to stay active and spread cheer during the holiday season! Register before November 21 for the lowest price of the season. Find more information and sign up to run by visiting downtownindecember.com.

DEVON ICE RINK
NOVEMBER 19 - JANUARY 2


The Devon Ice Rink returns for its 10th season in the Myriad Botanical Gardens in 2021 and is set to kick off this weekend beginning on Friday, November 19 at 3pm. Get ready for another great winter of outdoor ice skating at Downtown in December's premier attraction.
Skate across 5,500 square feet of real ice and indulge in seasonal food and beverage offerings. Experience the magical, park-like atmosphere surrounded by the glittering lights of the Devon Ice Rink. Find more information and Ice Rink updates by visiting downtownindecember.com/devon-ice-rink.
FREE WEEKEND STREETCAR RIDES
WEEKENDS | NOV 19 - JAN 2

Head to Downtown in December events and weekend shopping in style on the OKC Streetcar this season. Enjoy complimentary fares on the weekends beginning on November 19 through January 2 from EMBARK in celebration of their 3rd anniversary.

The total streetcar ridership for June-September 2021 is 61,545. That's up from last year's ridership of 40,993. Typically, weekdays average 400 passengers and weekends can expect to transport anywhere between 800-1,000 giving an average of 525 riders per day. Experience the ease of public transportation for yourself and ride the OKC Streetcar for free on weekends this holiday season. Find a full list of dates and view more information at downtownindecember.com.
OKC BROADWAY'S HIP HOP NUTCRACKER
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24 | 7PM


A holiday mash-up for the whole family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is back and better than ever. Directed and choreographed by Jennifer Weber, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music.
A unique and joyful event taking place at the Civic Center Music Hall on November 24 at 7pm, this evening-length production is performed by a supercharged cast of a dozen all-star dancers, a DJ, a violinist, and MC Kurtis Blow, one of hip hop’s founding fathers, who opens the show with a short set. Through this re-mixed and re-imagined version of the classic, the dynamic performers of The Hip Hop Nutcracker  take us on a journey that celebrates love, community, and the magic of the holiday season.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit okcbroadway.com.

LIFESHARE WINTERFEST
NOV 26 - DEC 31 | CHICKASAW BALLPARK

The LifeShare WinterFest at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark will be returning in 2021 starting on Friday, November 26. Riding down the gigantic snow tubing slope is a thrill you won't want to miss. From snow tubing to holiday movies on the video board, plus sparkling holiday lighting and decor,
this will be a holiday highlight that your family will remember for years to come! There's something for the whole family, so bring everyone along for a ride in the snow, hot chocolate and a snack, and a festive holiday atmosphere. Admission is $16 per rider and group rates are also available. Find more information and purchase tickets here.
HOLIDAY POP UP SHOPS
WEEKENDS | NOV 26 - DEC 19

This year’s Holiday Pop-Up Shops in Midtown event will bring back the iconic geodesic domes along with the market tents introduced last season. The shops are open Friday-Sunday from November 26 to December 19 and are located on the corner of NW 10th & Hudson. 

Discover dozens of local shops each weekend, enjoy treats from Katiebug’s hot chocolate and The Big Friendly, or buy your Christmas tree from the Bishop John Carroll tree lot. The event also features live music, surprise visits from Santa, and Curbside Chronicle wrapping paper. Support local shops this holiday season by visiting the Holiday Pop-Ups! Find more information and a full lineup of shops at okcpopups.com.

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27


Small Business Saturday is a day we celebrate the Shop Small movement to drive shoppers to local merchants. This shopping holiday is recognized in communities nationwide to promote making holiday purchases at small storefronts.

It is always important to support local businesses, but after this past year, they need our support more than ever. We hope you will join us in making a pledge to shop and dine in downtown on November 27 and throughout the holiday season.

Find a full list of Downtown in December events and attractions by visiting downtownindecember.com.
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday, November 17
Opening Night of Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Thursday, November 18
Oklahoma City Tree Lighting Festival, Bricktown
ArtAfloatOKC Showboat Concert Series, Bricktown Canal
Live Wreath Making Workshop, Oklahoma Contemporary
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Friday, November 19
Opening Day of Devon Ice Rink, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Painted Door's 30 Year Celebration, Painted Door Gift Boutique
Metro B-Brief Virtual Book Club, Online
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Saturday, November 20
Lights On Broadway, Automobile Alley
Guided Tours | Open World, Oklahoma Contemporary
Painted Door's 30 Year Celebration, Painted Door Gift Boutique
Workshop: Herbal Teas for Winter Immunity, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Metro Writer's Room, Metro Technology Centers
Yoga with Art, 21c Museum Hotel
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Sunday, November 21
Painted Door's 30 Year Celebration, Painted Door Gift Boutique
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Wednesday, November 24
The Hip Hop Nutcracker, Civic Center Music Hall
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Thursday, November 25
Thanksgiving Feast, Skirvin Hilton Hotel

Friday, November 26
Stargazing in the Park, Scissortail Park
Union Station Illumination Lighting Celebration, Scissortail Park
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown 
LifeShare Winterfest Snow Tubing, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
ArtAfloatOKC Showboat Caroling Cruises, Bricktown Water Taxi
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Saturday, November 27
Small Business Saturday
Lights On Broadway, Automobile Alley
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown 
'Tis the Season Holiday Concert, Scissortail Park
LifeShare Winterfest Snow Tubing, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
Free Family Arts Kits and Family Tours, Oklahoma Contemporary
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Yoga with Art, 21c Museum Hotel
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Sunday, November 28
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown 
Scissortail Lights, Scissortail Park
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Thursday, December 2
A Dog Day in December, Midtown Mutts Dog Park
ArtAfloatOKC Showboat Concert Series, Bricktown Canal
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Friday, December 3
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown 
OKC Philharmonic's The Chrismas Show, Civic Center Music Hall
ArtAfloatOKC Showboat Caroling Cruises, Bricktown Water Taxi
Holiday Light Ride, Ride OKC
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
RACE Dance Collective's Hip Hop Nutcracker, OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater

Saturday, December 4
Saints Santa Run, Midtown
Lights On Broadway, Automobile Alley
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown 
OKC Philharmonic's The Chrismas Show, Civic Center Music Hall
Innovation District's Car Cinema Night, Embassy Suites by Hilton
Holiday High Tea, Skirvin Hilton Hotel
Christmas Caroling, Skirvin Hilton Hotel
Santa Visits, Scissortail Park
'Tis the Season Market, Scissortail Park
Winter Holiday Arts Market, First Americans Museum
Holiday River Parade, Riversport
Deck the Hall of Fame, Oklahoma Hall of Fame Gaylord-Pickens Museum
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Metro Writer's Room, Metro Technology Centers
Yoga with Art, 21c Museum Hotel
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
RACE Dance Collective's Hip Hop Nutcracker, OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater

Sunday, December 5
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown 
Candy Cane Christmas, American Banjo Museum
Canterbury Voices Handel's Messiah, Civic Center Music Hall
Santa Visits, Scissortail Park
'Tis the Season Market, Scissortail Park
Winter Holiday Arts Market, First Americans Museum
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide

Tuesday, December 7
Holiday Kick-Off & Tree Lighting, Skirvin Hilton Hotel
Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Party, The Melting Pot
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Thursday, December 9
Holiday Light Ride, Ride OKC
Live Wreath Making Workshop, Oklahoma Contemporary
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead

Saturday, December 11
Lights On Broadway, Automobile Alley
OKC Ballet's The Nutcracker, Civic Center Music Hall
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown
Holiday High Tea, Skirvin Hilton Hotel
Christmas Caroling, Skirvin Hilton Hotel
Santa Visits, Scissortail Park
LifeShare Winterfest Snow Tubing, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
Second Saturday: Season of Light, Oklahoma Contemporary
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Guided Tours | Open World, Oklahoma Contemporary
Yoga with Art, 21c Museum Hotel
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide

Sunday, December 12
OKC Ballet's The Nutcracker, Civic Center Music Hall
Oklahoma Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra: Holidays With Us, Oklahoma Contemporary
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown
LifeShare Winterfest Snow Tubing, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide

Friday, December 17
OKC Ballet's The Nutcracker, Civic Center Music Hall
ArtAfloatOKC Showboat Caroling Cruises, Bricktown Water Taxi
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
Metro B-Brief Virtual Book Club, Online
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide

Saturday, December 18
OKC Ballet's The Nutcracker, Civic Center Music Hall
Holiday High Tea, Skirvin Hilton Hotel
March of the Trees, Factory Obscura
Christmas Caroling, Skirvin Hilton Hotel
LifeShare Winterfest Snow Tubing, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown
Santa Visits, Scissortail Park
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Yoga with Art, 21c Museum Hotel
Holiday Light Ride, Ride OKC
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
Metro Writer's Room, Metro Technology Centers
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide

Sunday, December 19
OKC Ballet's The Nutcracker, Civic Center Music Hall
Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Midtown
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
OKC Streetcar Free Weekend Rides, Downtown-wide
LifeShare Winterfest Snow Tubing, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark

Wednesday, December 22
OKC Broadway's A Magical Cirque Christmas, Civic Center Music Hall
Winter Wonderland, Katiebug's Sips & Sweets
Lyric's A Christmas Carol, Harn Homestead
LifeShare Winterfest Snow Tubing, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark

Friday, December 31
Arts Council OKC's Opening Night, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
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2021-2022 HOME SCHEDULE
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REGULAR SEASON
Wednesday, November 17 - OKC Thunder vs. Houston Rockets, 7PM
Wednesday, November 24 - OKC Thunder vs. Utah Jazz, 7PM
Friday, November 26 - OKC Thunder vs. Washington Wizards, 7PM
Monday, November 29 - OKC Thunder vs. Houston Rockets, 7PM
Wednesday, December 1 - OKC Thunder vs. Houston Rockets, 7PM
Friday, December 10 - OKC Thunder vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 7PM
Sunday, December 12 - OKC Thunder vs. Dallas Mavericks, 6PM
Wednesday, December 15 - OKC Thunder vs. New Orleans Pelicans, 7PM
Saturday, December 18 - OKC Thunder vs. LA Clippers, 7PM

For the full schedule and to purchase tickets click here.
Learn about health and safety requirements by visiting nba.com/thunder.
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