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FLOWER FRIDAYS AT KERR PARK
EVERY FRIDAY IN MAY, 8AM-1PM
KERR PARK | ROBINSON AVE & COUCH DR

Did you know that April showers bring May Flower Fridays?! Vendors from the Curbside Chronicle are selling flower bouquets every Friday at Robinson Ave and Couch Drive this May from 8:00am to 1:00pm, while supplies last. 100% of bouquet purchases support the employment and empowerment of Curbside Chronicle vendors who processed, sorted, and arranged the beautiful bouquets. So every Friday in May grab a flower bouquet for the office or for someone special in your life! 
2019 FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS
APRIL 23RD - APRIL 28TH

BICENTENNIAL PARK | 500 COUCH DRIVE
 
Everyone's favorite, the Festival of the Arts, is finally here! Festival of the Arts is a community celebration of the visual, performing and culinary arts, bringing a variety of talented artists together in downtown OKC’s Bicentennial Park. Festival has been an OKC tradition since 1967, considered a rite of spring and a signature event for the Arts Council, with an average of 750,000 Festival attendees. Come explore the Festival and be part of the tradition!

To check out the full schedule of events head to the Arts Council's website!

 
19TH ANNUAL OKC MEMORIAL MARATHON
SUNDAY, APRIL 28TH | 6:30AM - 2:00PM
DOWNTOWN OKC
 
You're invited to celebrate life, reach for the future, honor the memories of those who were killed and unite the world in hope. With a new year brings a new course and you can view the map here. Also new this year is a Finish Line Festival! This is not just another marathon, it is a #RUNtoREMEMBER and a race to show that we can each make a difference and change the world. We will see you there this Sunday, April 28th.

Learn more and visit their website to register.

 
View the Marathon Map ➡️
STEAMROLLER PRINT FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, APRIL 27TH | 10:00AM - 6:00PM
ARTSPACE AT UNTITLED | 1 NE 3RD STREET


The 2019 Steamroller Festival is Saturday, April 27th, 2019 and it's free and open to the public!
Artspace at Untitled's Steamroller Festival is their largest community event of the year and it brings hundreds of people from all over to the
Deep Deuce District of Oklahoma City. This one day festival is rooted in the printing of large-scale woodblocks carved by local Oklahoma artists!


Learn more + view the schedule on their event page
BIKE TO WORK DAY
FRIDAY MAY 17, 2019 | 7:15AM-9AM

MYRIAD BOTANICAL GARDENS
301 W RENO AVENUE
 
On Friday, May 17th from 7:15am – 9:00am, celebrate Oklahoma City’s 14th annual Bike to Work Day. Those who bike to work are invited to meet on the north side of the Myriad Botanical Gardens to enjoy complimentary coffee and breakfast from Junction Coffee, courtesy of Downtown OKC Partnership.

Looking for a group ride? Join the City of Oklahoma City Planning Transportation Program on a ride from Mesta Park to the Myriad Botanical Gardens. Meet at 7:00 am on the corner of NW 18 St. and Shartel Ave. to cruise downtown with fellow cyclists. Or, rally your local bicycling community and start your own group ride!
 
Bike to Work Day originated from the League of American Bicyclists in 1956 as part of Bike-to-Work Week. National Bike to Work Day promotes the bicycle as a healthy and safe alternative for commuting to work.

Check out the Downtown OKC website to learn more and find out local business promotions! 
INTERNATIONAL DOWNTOWN ASSOCIATION
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT 
MAY 1ST - MAY 2ND
SKIRVIN HILTON HOTEL | 1 PARK AVENUE


You're invited to join IDA and the Downtown Oklahoma City Partnership on May 1-2, 2019. Master Talks and breakout sessions will explore how downtowns serve as economic development generators and how social equity and diversity plays an important role in the work that we do. Experts will share best practices on enhancing downtowns' economic impacts on cities and states, discuss retail and development strategies, and trends impacting downtown progress. Downtown Oklahoma City is growing at an unprecedented rate, and many types of funding and programs are at play in the development community.

Head this way to register and learn more.
 
OKC DODGERS
2019 HOME SCHEDULE
CHICKASAW BRICKTOWN BALLPARK

 
Monday, Apr 29th - OKC Dodgers vs. Round Rock, 7:05 PM
Tuesday, April 30th - OKC Dodgers vs. Round Rock, 7:05 PM
Wednesday, May 1st - OKC Dodgers vs. Round Rock, 11:05 AM
Thursday, May 2th - OKC Dodgers vs. Round Rock, 7:05 PM
Tuesday, May 7th - OKC Dodgers vs. Nashville, 7:05 PM
Wednesday, May 8th - OKC Dodgers vs. Nashville, 7:05 PM
Thursday, May 9th - OKC Dodgers vs. Nashville, 11:05 AM
Friday, May 10th - OKC Dodgers vs. Nashville, 7:05 PM
Thursday, May 16th - OKC Dodgers vs. Omaha, 7:05 PM
Friday, May 17th - OKC Dodgers vs. Omaha, 7:05 PM               
Saturday, May 18th
- OKC Dodgers vs. Omaha, 7:05 PM
Sunday, May 19th - OKC Dodgers vs. Omaha, 2:05 PM 
Monday, May 20th - OKC Dodgers vs. Omaha, 11:05 AM


For a full schedule, visit their website
Thursday, April 25
Festival of the Arts, Bicentennial Park
RexFest, Together Square
Crafting Cocktails and Financial Plans, The Establishment at Mass Mutual


Friday, April 26
Rain – A Tribute to the Beatles, Civic Center Music Hall
RexFest, Together Square

Festival of the Arts, Bicentennial Park
Moving Forward Opening Reception, IAO Gallery


Saturday, April 27
Festival of the Arts, Bicentennial Park
2019 Steamroller Festival, Deep Deuce 
Botanical Balance In the Gardens: Free Yoga, Myriad Botanical Gardens

RexFest, Together Square
Rain – A Tribute to the Beatles, Civic Center Music Hall

Sunday, April 28
Festival of the Arts, Bicentennial Park
RexFest, Together Square

19th Annual OKC Memorial Marathon, Downtown OKC
Post Race Party, Twisted Spike 


Tuesday, April 30
Botanical Balance In the Gardens: Free Yoga, Myriad Botanical Gardens

Saturday, May 4
VDubs on AutoAlley, Automobile Alley

Sunday, May 5
Oklahoma Voices, IAO Gallery
Cinco de Mayo Fun, Iguana Mexican Grill
Cinco de Mayo Annual Tent Sale, Siempre Viva
Cinco de Mayo Brunch, Stonecloud Brewing Company


Thursday, May 9
Seeing Now Opening Reception, 21c Museum Hotel
Cocktails with Creatives, Banquet Cinema Pub

Premium in Practice, The Treasury

Saturday, May 11
OKC Garden Fest 2019, Myriad Botanical Gardens
Off the Wall Curator's Tour, OKC Museum of Art

Sunday, May 12
Mother's Day Dessert Cruise, Oklahoma River Cruises
Mother's Day Fun, The Melting Pot


Tuesday, May 14
Kristin Chenoweth: My Love Letter to Oklahoma, Civic Center Music Hall
Filmrow Trivia Night, The Paramount Room
Magical Family Evening, The Melting Pot


Thursday, May 16
Dwight Yoakam w/ Beau Jennings & The Tigers, The Jones Assembly

Friday, May 17
Skirvin Jazz Club, The Skirvin Hotel

Saturday, May 18
Beginning Bookmaking Workshop with Wendy Fox, Artspace at Untitled
Ladies Night of Comedy, The Paramount Room
Pick-A-Tune with Lucas Ross, American Banjo Museum
Armed Forces Day, Oklahoma River Cruises
Bloomin' Brunch, Kerr Park


Sunday, May 19
Narrated River Tour, Oklahoma River Cruises 

Tuesday, May 22
PowHERful Lunch Series, The Treasury

Wednesday, May 23
Ariana Grande: Sweetener World Tour, Chesapeake Energy Arena

Sunday, May 26
Sunday Funday, The Melting Pot 

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


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. 


Now through April 27th
3rd Annual Mentorship Exhibition, Artspace at Untitled

Now through May 
Pop Stars!, 21c Museum Hotel

Now through May 19
Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's Oklahoma is Black, OK Contemporary

Now through May 26
Ansel Adamns and the Photographer of the West, OKC Museum of Art

Now through May 22
Off the Wall: One Hundred Years of Sculpture, OKC Museum of Art 

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

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

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