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While Santa Claus will be double-checking his gift list this week, you still have time to visit all the holiday celebrations around the city. The LifeShare Winterfest and Snow Tubing will have daily hours starting Saturday. And the OKC Thunder will be home for three nights this week, so take the family to watch your new hometown team. See what else there is to do.
Scissortail Park will host the Sugar Plum Promenade on December 13 & 14. The free, inaugural holiday celebration will feature lights, decorations, music, hot cocoa, s’mores, and more.
There are so many holiday activities to do this time of year. What have you not done? This is the last week you can see the Red Earth Treefest at OSU-OKC. It’s a great place to learn more about the tribes in the state. And be sure to check out the new stores in the Holiday Pop-Up Shops, which will open Friday. See what else there is to do this week.
Our friends at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum invite you to visit tonight and paint the holiday stresses away while drinking some wine. Starting Wednesday, be sure to put a trip to the OSU-OKC campus in your plans so you can see the Red Earth Tree Festival. But as we mentioned before, there are plenty of events to get you in the holiday spirit, including watching everyone’s favorite holiday-hater, Ebenezer Scrooge at The Lyric Theater.
Manheim Steamroller is in town today for its Christmas show at the Civic Center Music Hall. And that’s only the beginning of festive activities this week, which start after you eat your Thanksgiving meal. If you miss the opening this week, be sure to check out one of the city’s most beloved traditions, “A Christmas Carol,” presented by the talented folks at Lyric Theatre in the Plaza District. See what else there is to do in the city.
The 2019 LifeShare WinterFest, featuring snow tubing, opens Friday, Nov. 29.
On Thursday, you can get a firsthand account of history as Anne Frank’s stepsister, Eva Schloss, shares her Holocaust story at Oklahoma City Community College. Saturday is the unofficial start of the holiday season in downtown with Automobile Alley flipping on its light display. And don’t forget to try your hand – well your feet – at ice skating by taking a few laps around the Devon Ice Rink. See what else there is to do this week.