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Central Oklahoma’s Event Calendar November 2010
By Tourism Industry Partner
The following is a truncated list of events occurring in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country.
DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Don’t miss The Music of Billy Joel and More starring Michael Cavanaugh at 8 p.m., Nov. 5-6, at the Civic Center. The program features music that spans Joel’s career and Cavanaugh performs with high energy piano and vocal skills that rival the “Piano Man” himself. For more information: okcphilharmonic.org
Media Contact: Michelle Winters, OKC Phil, 405-842-5387
The Gaylord-Pickens Oklahoma Heritage Museum offers free admission Nov. 16 during their Statehood Day Celebration in honor of Oklahoma’s 103rd birthday. The Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and from 5 to 7 p.m., the Museum Store will host a celebration with discounts, a food tasting and wine tastings by StableRidge Winery and Put a Cork In It. For more information: oklahomaheritage.com.
Media Contact: Erin Page, Oklahoma Heritage Association, 405-523-3208
The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum hosts their annual Small Works, Great Wonders Winter Art Sale with a reception Nov. 18 from 6 to 9 p.m. This fundraiser featuring works from Prix de West and other select artists. The sale will feature smaller Western works of art with an emphasis on winter themes. For reservations and more information: nationalcowboymuseum.org.
Media contact: Stacy Pearce, NCWHM, 405-478-2250
Downtown in December begins Nov. 26 with the SandRidge Christmas Tree Lighting at 5:30 p.m. Downtown in December continues through Jan. 2, 2011 and features activities including Chesapeake Snow Tubing at the Brick, Devon Ice Rink, the Sonic Segway Santa, OK CityScape LEGO display and more. For more information: downtownindecember.com.
Media Contact: Allison Shumate, Downtown, OKC, Inc., 405-235-4789
Check out these impressive holiday light displays beginning in November: Midwest City’s Holiday Lights Spectacular begins Nov. 19, Yukon’s Christmas in the Park begins Nov. 20 and Chickasha’s Festival of Light begins Nov. 23.
Each of these contacts can provide additional information or a spokesperson for interviews. For more information, visit oktourism.com or call 405-232-6552.
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