Weekend Events Around The State
Thursday, June 15th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6
Here is a roundup of some of the weekend activities throughout the state of Oklahoma for Friday, June 16 through Sunday, June 18.
Friday, June 16
BARTLESVILLE -- OK Mozart Festival through Saturday, concerts at
11 p.m., 2 p.m., 8 p.m., showcases 8 a.m.-9 p.m., community center
and other locations.
BARTLESVILLE -- Button Down Your Brooch, workshop on the button,
its history and designing a brooch, 9 a.m.-noon, Frank Phillips
House. Information: 918-336-2491.
BROKEN BOW -- Kiamichi Owa Chito Festival through Saturday with
crafts, food, lumberjack competition, talent show and turkey
calling competition, 8 a.m.-10 p.m., Beavers Bend Resort Park.
BROKEN BOW -- Last weekend for the Kiamichi Owa-Chito Art Show, 8
a.m.-8 p.m., Beavers Bend Resort. Information: 580-286-3305.
CHANDLER -- 20th Century Contest and Exhibit through Oct. 1 of
artifacts placed in categories ranging from important, humorous,
useful, beautiful and ugly to obsolete or just plain interesting;
Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Museum of Pioneer History, 717
Manvel. Information: 405-258-2425.
ENID -- Chautauqua workshops, 10a.m., noon, 2 p.m., Museum of the
Cherokee Strip. Information: 580-237-1907.
GROVE -- Daylily Festival through July 6, Lendonwood Garden, 1310
W. 13th. Information: 918-786-2938.
NORMAN -- Birdhouse Competition and Exhibit through July 2,
Firehouse Art Center, 444 S. Flood.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Aerospace America International Air Show through
Sunday; Friday, 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m., Clarence E.
Page Airport. Information: 405-685-9546.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Last weekend for Oriental Brushworks, watercolor
pieces painted on natural fibers, rice paper and silk are a part of
this ancient Chinese art form on display, Kirkpatrick Galleries at
Omniplex, 2100 N.E. 52nd St. Information: 405-602-6664.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Madagascar - Island Lost in Time, with living
examples of the some of the world's rarest and most peculiar plants
and animals on display through Sept. 3, Myriad Botanical Gardens.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Search for Life in the Universe examines the
history of and hopes for contact with intelligent life among the
stars through July 30, Kirkpatrick Planetarium. Information:
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Remember the Children: Daniel's Story exhibit
through Aug. 27, Omniplex. Information: 405-602-6664.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Multiple garden exhibits featuring various types
of salvia, white flowers, plants that attract hummingbirds and
gardening for butterflies through Sept. 15, Kirkpatrick Gardens and
Greenhouse, Omniplex. Information 405-602-6664.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Exhibition of "Tutankhamun: 'Wonderful Things'
from the Pharaoh's Tomb" on display through Sept. 15, Omniplex.
OKMULGEE -- Pecan Festival through Saturday with arts and crafts,
live entertainment, and the world's largest pecan pie, downtown.
PAWNEE -- Pawnee Bill Wild West Show through Sunday; 7 p.m.
Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Pawnee Bill Ranch.
SHAWNEE -- Farming Heritage Festival through Saturday,
demonstrations of antique farm equipment with tractors, engines and
draft horses, blacksmith demonstrations and parade downtown on
Saturday; Friday noon- 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Shawnee
Feed Center, Highway 177 and Hardesty Road. Information:
SKIATOOK -- D Bar Youth Rodeo through Saturday, 7 p.m., Skiatook
Round Up Club Arena. Information: 918-396-3702.
STIGLER -- Stigler Reunion Days Festival and Town Carnival, dance
Friday night, games and entertainment, Saturday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
TULSA -- Juneteenth on Greenwood, music festival celebrating the
signing of the Emancipation Proclamation with local and national
jazz, blues and gospel entertainers, a variety of foods, arts and
crafts, and children's entertainment through Saturday; Friday 5:30
p.m.-midnight; Saturday 6 p.m.-midnight, Greenwood and Archer.
TULSA -- Last weekend for Land of the Winged Horsemen: Art in
Poland, 1572-1764 at the Philbrook Museum of Art. Information:
Saturday, June 17
BARTLESVILLE -- Woolaroc Walk, 10k AVA sanctioned walk, sign-in 9
a.m., Woolarc Park. Information: 918-481-1718.
BETHANY -- Volkshow Saturday, car show and swap meet, Eldon Lyons
Park, between Rockwell and Council Road.
BLACKWELL -- Streeters Rod Run Blowout through Sunday, 9 a.m.-6
p.m., Memorial Park. Information: 580-363-4195.
BLANCHARD -- Pepper Fest, entertainment and tours of the Matador
Chile Relleno factory, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 1820 N. Council. Information:
BUFFALO -- Buffalo Stampede, 5K run and fun run and walk begins 9
a.m., downtown. Information: 580-735-6177.
FOYIL -- Totem Pole Park Barbecue with country, western and
gospel music, noon-7:30 p.m., Totem Pole Park, east of Foyil on
Highway 28A. Information: 918-342-9149.
KINGFISHER -- Tatting Workshop open to beginners and all
experience levels, 1 p.m.-4 p.m., Chisholm Trail Museum, 605
Zellers Ave. Information: 405-375-5176.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Metcalf Car and Truck Show with almost 1,000
vehicles, entertainment and "burnout" contest through Sunday; 10
a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Fairgrounds.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- All America Extravaganza, an Oklahoma State
University-Oklahoma City campus event with garden tours, farmers
market, golf contest, entertainment and food, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 400 N.
Portland. Information: 405-945-3326.
PAWNEE -- Pawnee Bill Chuckwagon Cookoff, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.,
Pawnee Bill Ranch. Information: 918-762-2513.
TAHLEQUAH -- Cherokee Heritage Center Annual Car Show and
Automotive Swap Meet, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Parade through downtown
Tahlequah, 10 a.m., show at Cherokee Heritage Center. Information:
TULSA -- Antique Toy and Doll Show, Expo Square. Information:
Sunday, June 18
PAWHUSKA -- Ben Johnson Memorial Steer Roping, 1 p.m., Osage
County Fairgrounds. Information: 918-287-1208.
PAWNEE -- Pawnee Bill Wild West Show, 2 p.m. Sunday, Pawnee Bill
Ranch. Information: 918-762-2108.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Aerospace America International Air Show, 9
a.m., Clarence E. Page Airport. Information: 405-685-9546.