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OKG Newsletter


Topic: friendly

Neighborhood haunts

Not ready to take a dive? Some joints offer more than a scruffy exterior.


Food and Drink Features

Luke Atkinson
Whether a bar can be classified as a “dive” is somewhat open to interpretation.
 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Parade this


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Keep the girls covered, ladies, because while the Norman Mardi Gras Parade indeed has beads, this one’s family-friendly and focused on creativity, not debauchery.
 
Wednesday, February 15, 2012

In _____ we trust


CFN

Gazette staff
Hobby Lobby’s famous — or infamous, some might say — full-page “holiday message” advertisements propagating Christian principles run in newspapers nationwide, including its hometown daily, The Oklahoman. This Independence Day was no different.
 
Tuesday, July 16, 2013

September it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Ever wondered why Oktoberfest is never in October? Bask in the autumnal glow of Septemberfest, a family-friendly celebration of Oklahoma’s history and culture featuring arts and crafts, Thunder Girls and more. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Oklahoma Governor’s Mansion and Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr. Admission is free. Call 557-0198 or visit okhistory.org.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Treat it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

If you like your “trick or treat” heavy on the “treat,” then treat yo’self at Midwest City Parks and Recreation’s Trick or Treat City. The family-friendly fun takes place 2-4:30 p.m. Saturday at Joe B. Barnes Regional Park, 8700 E. Reno Ave. in Midwest City. Admission is free. Call 739-1293, or visit midwestcity.org.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Chaperone it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

The Drowsy Chaperone is hardly a drowsy production. The Tony Award-winning musical comedy is a lighthearted, family-friendly show that recalls the best of the Golden Age of musicals. See University Theatre’s rendition 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday in the Rupel J. Jones Theatre, 563 Elm St. on the University of Oklahoma campus in Norman. Tickets are $15-$30. Call 325-4101 or visit ou.edu/finearts.

Thursday–Sunday

 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Crowd of 20,000 hits Open Streets OKC


News

Ben Felder
For a few hours on Sunday afternoon, a portion of 23rd St. west of Interstate 235 was closed to automobile traffic while tens of thousands of people reclaimed the asphalt for cycling, walking and having a good time.
 
Monday, March 31, 2014

Takin’ care of business


CFN

Gazette staff
The Tulsa World reported recently that Oklahoma, one of the nicest places on earth, has slipped a whopping six places to land on number 20 of “Best States to do Business.”
 
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
 
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