TULSA, Oklahoma - Tulsa is counting down to the grand opening of the Gathering Place park scheduled for September 8. Organizers announced Friday that events will kick off with a parade at 8:30 a.m.

An opening ceremony will take place at 9:15 a.m. followed by the official opening at 10. Then it's a day full of performances and other activities with headliner The Roots taking the stage at 5 p.m.

News On 6 will host a special preview of Tulsa's world-class park at 8 p.m. Setpember 4. Join Terry Hood and Craig Day for your first jaw-dropping look at the Gathering Place.