August Events in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country
is a truncated list of events occurring in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country.
DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream Aug.4-Sept. 3 in Oklahoma City. See this Shakespeare comedy at the new Myriad Gardens Water Stage at 8 p.m. each Thursday, Friday and Saturday night. For more info or tickets: oklahomashakespeare.com.
Join the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum for the First Person Summer Series each Friday at 1:30 p.m. through August 26. The First Person: Stories of Hope program invites visitors to hear from people whose stories allow us to experience history from those who lived it. The First Person Summer Series is free with Museum admission. For more info: oklahomacitynationalmemorial.org.
Norman’s Second Friday Circuit of Art is Aug. 12 from 6 to 9 p.m. in Downtown Norman and on the OU campus. This monthly, citywide celebration of art is a collaboration of artists, art organizations and businesses with everything from dance, painting, photography, music and more. All events are free and open to the public. For more info: visitnorman.com.
Historic Downtown Guthrie hosts the monthly Second Saturday and Sunday Too event Aug. 13-14. For two days, downtown retailers stay open late along with artists, musicians and other special promotions throughout downtown. The event concludes with the 2nd Sunday Tea Dance featuring The Al Good Orchestra from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Aug. 14 at the R&R Event Center at the old Sante Fe Depot. For more info: guthrieok.com.
Remington Park’s 2011 Thoroughbred Season begins Aug. 18 and continues a 67-date run through Dec. 10 in Oklahoma City. Enjoy live racing, casino, restaurants and more. For more info: remingtonpark.com.
For more information on these events or Central Oklahoma Frontier Country, visit oktourism.com or call 405-232-6552.