MUSKOGEE FARMERS’ MARKET, 8 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and Saturdays through October, Muskogee Civic Center.
THOMAS-FOREMAN HISTORIC HOME TOURS, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Admission is $2 for adults, $1 for students. Information: (918) 686-6624 or www.3riversmuseum.com.
MOTORCYCLE DINNER RUN, 6:30 p.m. Fridays, weather permitting. Everyone is welcome to meet for a ride and have dinner. For the meeting location, call (918) 441-1352 or (918) 913-1690.
ORIENTAL LODGE #430 meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays.
VETERANS JOB CLUB, fourth Wednesday of each month, 10 a.m., Muskogee Workforce Office.
SAVE OUR WATER LAKE EUFAULA meets at 8 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month at the Eufaula First United Methodist Church, 220 South Main St. Information: email@example.com.
CHRISTIAN COFFEEHOUSE, 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays, Ark of Faith, 401 E. Broadway. Refreshments and fellowship with a set time for audience participation. Audience participation includes sharing a song, poem, dance or skit. Information: Sally Weiesnbach, (918) 682-8411.
BINGO NIGHT, American Legion Post 15, 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays and 7 p.m. main session on Thursdays.
FREE SOUP KITCHEN, open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Seventh-day Adventist, 170 N. Country Club Road. Donations welcome. Information: (918) 682-5602.
ROGERS COUNTY FAIR, through Sept. 16, Claremore Expo Center. Rides, games, and fair food. There will be $20 wristband specials Thursday through Saturday 6 to 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Schedule of events and activities: www.rogerscountyfair.com. Information: (918) 341-8688.
ROCK ’N RIB FESTIVAL, 11 a.m. to midnight Sept. 14-15 and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 16, outside BOK Center, Third Street and Frisco Avenue, Tulsa. Cost: Free. Information: www.getsaucedtulsa.com
KELLY B. TODD WALK, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 15, Civitan Park. The Kelly B. Todd Cerebral Palsy and Neuro-Muscular Foundation hosts the free, fun family event that includes food, music, and games. Activities include horseback riding, treasure hunting, balloon creations, and inflatables. There will be silent auction baskets and prize drawings throughout the day. The Red Cross Bloodmobile will also be present for anyone who would like to donate. Information: (918) 683-4621.
27TH ANNUAL BIKE MS OKLAHOMA: THE MOTHER ROAD RIDE, Sept. 15-16, Tulsa. Cost: $25 until mid-May, when the fee increases to $50. The ride starts in Tulsa and ends in Oklahoma City. Information: www.bikemsok.org.
TASTEFULLY SIMPLE PARTY, 2 p.m. Sept. 16, Fife Indian United Methodist Church, 1100 Eufaula Ave. Information: Vinnie Hoover, (918) 781-3396.
BRINGING PERFECT BALANCE, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20, Muskogee Public Library. Class is for nutrition, wellness and a healthy lifestyle. Information: Cathy, (918) 448-9410.
FIVE TRIBES STORY CONFERENCE, Sept. 21-22, Center for the American Indian, Bacone College. Space is limited and reservations will be on first-come basis. Registration fees are $20 per day and are required to attend the daytime events. Lunch will be provided. A traditional dinner will be served on Sept. 21 before the concert and is an additional $10. Reservations for the dinner should be made separate. Information: www.5tribestory.org, www.fivetribes.org, firstname.lastname@example.org or (918) 683-1701.
SPAGHETTI DINNER, 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 21, Masonic Lodge 98, West Oklaoma 51 and South Mary Avenue, Wagoner. Cost: $5. Proceeds will benefit the Wagoner Library Friends and its Belles Lettres Reading program. Carryouts available. Information: (918) 485-4917.
HISTORIC CEMETERY WALKING TOUR, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sept. 22, Three Rivers Museum. Trolley will leave the museum every 30-45 minutes. Walking tour takes about one hour. Tickets: $15 per person ($12 for museum members).
GOLDWING ROAD RIDERS, 9 a.m. Sept. 22, Arrowhead Mall. The motorcycle show will feature judging in five different classes. Information: Dan Scott, (918) 261-3721 or email@example.com.
HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT, 9 a.m. Sept. 22, Wagoner Elks Lodge #2838, 5 1/2 miles east of Wagoner on Oklahoma 51. Registration starts at 8 a.m. Entry fee: $10 per person. Trophies given for first and second place. Door prizes will be given away. Hot dogs and hamburgers for sale. All proceeds will go to veterans.
RIDE FOR THE VETS POKER RUN, Sept. 22. The Poker Run will begin at the Ernest Childers VA Outpatient Clinic in Tulsa with a free breakfast, bug dots and event T-shirts selling for $15. The first poker card will be dealt at 9 a.m. at a cost of $5 per hand or five for $20. The clinic is located at 9322 E. 41st St. Information: (918) 577-3621, (918) 577-3358 or (918) 577-3622.
BEDOUIN SHRINE CIRCUS, Sept. 22-23, Muskogee Civic Center. Information: (918) 682-2761.
NINTH ANNUAL FUR BALL, 7 to 10 p.m. Sept. 22, Tahlequah Community Building, 300 W. 1st St., Tahlequah. Live music featuring Jerry Latty & The Cookson Hills Troubadours. Silent auction. Cost: $5, children 12 and under free. Event benefits the Humane Society of Cherokee County. Information: Charlotte, (918) 453-0424 or Beth, (918) 457-4874.
PRICE IS RIGHT LIVE, 7 p.m. Sept. 22, Mabee Center, Tulsa. Hosted by Todd Newton. Tickets” www.mabeecenter.com or (800) 678-1353. Groups of 10 or more receive two free tickets for every 10 tickets purchased.
CIVIL WAR QUILT SEMINAR, 2:30 p.m. Sept. 23, Pawnee Bill Ranch. Martha Ray, retired director of the Oklahoma Historical Society’s Historic Homes division, will teach the seminar. She will tell true quilt stories found in diaries and letters from the 1850s through the 1860s. Donations will be accepted. Information or registration: (918) 762-2513.
WARRIOR CHEER MINI CLINIC, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 24-27, Warrior Gym, Bacone College. For girls and boys ages 3-18. Each participant will learn the fundamentals of cheer as well as several cheers and chants, with an opportunity to perform at halftime of the Bacone Warriors football game at 6 p.m. Sept. 29. Cost: $40. Each participant will receive at T-shirt. Information: Julie Edwards, (918) 351-8865.
DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS DARE TO DREAM, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27; 10:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 28; and11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29-30, Tulsa State Fair. Tickets: $40, $35, $30, $25 and $20. Event ticket prices include an outside gate admission ticket to the Tulsa State Fair if purchased on or before Sept. 27. Information: (918) 376-6000 or www.tulsastatefair.com.
FOURTH ANNUAL GORE SCRAP HAPPY QUILTERS QUILT SHOW, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 28-29, Gore gymnasium. Cost: $3. Show features door prizes, vendors and a country store. Information: (918) 489-5639.
CAMP GREY SQUIRREL, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 29, United Methodist Children’s Home, Tahlequah. Camp is for children with autism spectrum disorders, including Asperger’s, and their families Cost: $50 per family, scholarships available for Muskogee residents. Activities: Archery, fishing, horses, crafts, Home Depot workshop, book nook, inflatables, recreation room, face painting, hay ride and more. Information and registration: (918) 457-1110 or www.campgreysquirrel.org.
AN EVENING WITH FRIENDS, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 2, sponsored by the Friends of Honor Heights Park. Cost: $20, which includes entertainment by the Wild Card band, food, and beverages. The event will highlight progress on Honor Heights Park’s newest attraction, the Teaching Gardens and Butterfly House. Memberships will be available. Information: (918) 682-6783.
COINS 4 CRITTERS FIFTH ANNUAL BEAN SUPPER AND SILENT AUCTION, 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 4, Saint Joseph Catholic Church Hall, 323 N. Virginia. Entertainment by Scott and Leigh Ann Matthews and the Glad Wags Dog Performance Team. Tickets $5 in advance or $7 at door. Tickets available at (918) 444-5034 or at Resale Shop, 3619 W. Broadway.
CRAFT AND RESALE MARKET, Oct. 5-6, D D Etchieson Indian United Methodist, 412 W Seneca, Tahlequah. Booth rental is $20. The church will prepare a hot lunch that will be available for sale as well as a door prize every 30 minutes. Proceeds from the doorprize sales will go to CARE. ($1 donation per ticket). Information: Faye Morrison, (918) 207-5067.
7TH ANNUAL ART WALK, Oct. 6, Eufaula. The Eufaula Area Arts Council is hosting the event and will include a car and golf cart showing. Anyone interested in selling art, playing music, showing a car, golf cart or volunteering are encouraged to call or drop by Eufaula Main Street Studio. Information: www.eufaulaareaarts.org contact Glenna. The Eufaula Main Street Studio is located at 105 South Main. Studio open hours are noon to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
BASS REEVES LEGACY TRAIL WALKING TOUR, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 12, downtown Muskogee. Walk in the footsteps of the legendary African-American lawman Bass Reeves through downtown Muskogee. This walking tour includes costumed interpreters who will tell the story of the heroic lawman as it happened over 100 years ago. After the tour, stay for a cowboy supper and a concert of Muskogee’s musical heritage. Space is limited; reservations encouraged. Cost: $15. Information: (918) 683-2400 or www.downtownmuskogee.org.
WORLDWIDE PHOTO WALK, 7:30 a.m. Oct. 13, 315 Court St. The Three Rivers Photography Club and local photographer Marie Gassaway are helping Muskogee take part in the fifth annual “Worldwide Photo Walk” by organizing a local walk. It is the largest global social event for photographers, according to a media release. Information: worldwidephotowalk.com/walk/muskogee-ok-united-states-downtown/
OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER VS. PHOENIX SUNS, Oct. 19, BOK Center, Tulsa. Tickets available online at www.bokcenter.com, Arby’s Box Office, all Tickets.com outlets, or by calling (866) 726-5287.
GALAXY OF THE STARS, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24, NSU Center for the Performing Arts, 605 North Grand Ave., Tahlequah. Time for Three. A category-shattering trio including two violins and a double bass perform music blending elements of classical, country-western, gypsy and jazz. Tickets: $20 for adults, $18 for NSU alumni, $16 for NSU employees and seniors 60 and over, $10 for students and $6 for NSU students. Information: (918) 458-2075 or www.nsuok.edu/si.
MALL-O-WEEN, noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 27, Arrowhead Mall. Mall will have booths set up with games, stores will be passing out candy, costume contests and more.
GALAXY OF THE STARS, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16, NSU Center for the Performing Arts, 605 North Grand Ave., Tahlequah. The Water Coolers. Performers bring a clean musical comedy about work, life and such with original songs, sketches and pop parodies. Tickets: $20 for adults, $18 for NSU alumni, $16 for NSU employees and seniors 60 and over, $10 for students and $6 for NSU students. Information: (918) 458-2075 or www.nsuok.edu/si.
OL’ TIME DOWNTOWN CHRISTMAS, 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 29, downtown. Downtown shops and restaurants offer open house specials with music, food, door prizes and giveaways. Information: www.downtownmuskogee.org.
CHRISTMAS HOME TOUR, 1 to 4 p.m. Dec. 1-2.
CHRISTMAS BY CANDLELIGHT, 7 to 10 p.m. Dec. 1.
GALAXY OF THE STARS, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, NSU Center for the Performing Arts, 605 North Grand Ave., Tahlequah. Asleep at the Wheel. Nine-time Grammy winning group performs western swing versions of seasonal favorites with the “Santa Loves to Boogie” celebration. Tickets: $20 for adults, $18 for NSU alumni, $16 for NSU employees and seniors 60 and over, $10 for students and $6 for NSU students. Information: (918) 458-2075 or www.nsuok.edu/si.
GALAXY OF THE STARS, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 25, 2013, NSU Center for the Performing Arts, 605 North Grand Ave., Tahlequah. An Evening with Frank Vignola. An extraordinary guitarist who has worked with Ringo Star and Madonna takes the spotlight with fellow guitarist Vinny Raniolo. Tickets: $20 for adults, $18 for NSU alumni, $16 for NSU employees and seniors 60 and over, $10 for students and $6 for NSU students. Information: (918) 458-2075 or www.nsuok.edu/si.
GALAXY OF THE STARS, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26, 2013, NSU Center for the Performing Arts, 605 North Grand Ave., Tahlequah. Neil Simon’s Biloxi Blues. The Montana Repertory Theatre presents the popular comedy about Army inductees struggling through basic training in Biloxi, Miss. Tickets: $20 for adults, $18 for NSU alumni, $16 for NSU employees and seniors 60 and over, $10 for students and $6 for NSU students. Information: (918) 458-2075 or www.nsuok.edu/si.
GALAXY OF THE STARS, 7:30 p.m. March 28, 2013, NSU Center for the Performing Arts, 605 North Grand Ave., Tahlequah. Step Afrika. The world-renowned dance company devoted to “stepping” demonstrates the percussive dance of kicks, stomps, claps and chants. Tickets: $20 for adults, $18 for NSU alumni, $16 for NSU employees and seniors 60 and over, $10 for students and $6 for NSU students. Information: (918) 458-2075 or www.nsuok.edu/si.
SESAME STREET LIVE PRESENTS CAN’T STOP SINGING, 7 p.m. April 4; 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. April 5; 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m., and 5:30 p.m. April 6; 1 and 4:30 p.m. April 7. Tickets: $57, $37, $27, $22 and $17. Tickets available online at www.bokcenter.com, Arby’s Box Office, all Tickets.com outlets, or by calling (866) 726-5287.
MUSKOGEE FARMERS’ MARKET, 8 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and Saturdays through October, Muskogee Civic Center.
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