Central Oklahoma's August-September Calendar Now Available - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

Central Oklahoma's August-September Calendar Now Available

Posted by Emily Reagan, public relations director on 07/11/2008

The following is a truncated list of events occurring in Frontier Country:

Dates are subject to change.

CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Get a view of the beautiful Oklahoma City skyline while drinks and live Jazz music at Cocktails on the Skyline on the Roof Terrace of the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Take part in this classy occasion every Thursday and Friday evening from 5 to 10:30 p.m.in August and enjoy the current temporary exhibit “Roman Art from the Louvre.”

Media Contact: Leslie Spears, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 405-278-8206

The Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park, the state’s premier classical theatre company, performs the dramatic tale of “Richard III” the month of August. All performances begin at 8 p.m. on Aug.7 – 9, 14 – 16, 21 – 23, & 30 at the Myriad Gardens Water Stage in downtown Oklahoma.

Media Contact: Sue Ellen Reiman, Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park, 405-235-3700

Take part in the 19th Oklahoma Indian Nations Pow Wow, and enjoy food, games and sports tournaments. Activities include a 5K buffalo run, turtle races, a volleyball tournament, and more. There will be live traditional Native American dancers and other forms of entertainment at the Concho Parade Grounds in El Reno Aug. 1 – 3.

Media Contact: Codie Finnigan, El Reno Main Street Tourism, 405-262-8888

Head to Yukon for its summer Concert in the Park series 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday evenings at the Chisholm Trail Park Gazebo. Bring a lawn chair and blankets and enjoy a free evening of music. Listen to country music by Core Country Aug. 7 and Champ Devere Aug. 14, and rock music from Yu-Can Coalition Aug. 21.

Media Contact: Jan Scott, Yukon City Parks and Recreation, 405-350-8937

Each of these contacts can provide additional information or a spokesperson for interviews. To download a complete listing of events, exhibits and attractions for the next two months, visit http://oktourism.com/sites/frontiercountry/uploads/documents/Aug2008.doc.

For more information, visit www.oktourism.com or call 1-800-FUN-OKLA.

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Contact: Emily Reagan, public relations director

Telephone: 405-232-6552

E-mail: [email protected]