If all the back-to-school sections of the store have given you the hankering to pick up a few credit hours for yourself, then you are in luck. Greater Oklahoma City is home to 15 colleges and universities.
When it comes to career and technology schools, Oklahoma’s system is nationally acclaimed.
This is the last week to see Hamilton in Oklahoma City, so make sure you’re in the room where it happens. But there’s more history to learn, with a Mysteries at the Mansion tour on Thursday and a viewing of the “Woodstock” documentary at Myriad Gardens on Friday. Kids can see and feel their favorite construction and service vehicles on Saturday at Dolese’s annual Rock the Block party.
It’s almost THAT time. Football time in Oklahoma! Friday night lights, Saturday tailgates, Boomer Sooner! Go ‘Pokes!
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Baseball, balloons, beaches, banjos and a Broadway show are a few things on this week’s calendar. There are plenty of events at which to try new cocktails as well, with the Girls Scouts of Western Oklahoma hosting their annual Cookies & Cocktails event on Aug. 8 and river cruises being offered Friday and Saturday evenings. Also this weekend, Citizen Potawatomi Nation hosts a hot air balloon festival at its headquarters in Shawnee.
RIVERSPORT starts its whitewater rafting league on Aug. 17. Experience is not needed to compete.