What is your family doing for Father's Day this weekend? Here are a few events we found...
We love sharing family-friendly fun in Oklahoma and this weekend there are some really exciting events planned! Here are a few of my favs:
June 14 • Friday
FREE Art a la Carte at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art (555 Elm, Norman) includes live music, films and an art activity. 6:30-8:30pm. 325-3272, www.ou.edu/fjjma.
FREE Norman’s 2nd Friday Circuit of Art is a monthly celebration of the arts connecting the downtown arts district with galleries, performance halls, and Campus Corner. Trolley service between venues available at minimal cost. 6-10pm. 360-1162, www.2ndfridaynorman.com.
FREE LIVE on the Plaza in the Plaza District (NW 16th between Classen & Penn, OKC) on the second Friday of each month includes art walk, local artists, live music and shopping. 7-11pm.www.plazadistrict.org.
June 15 • Saturday
FREE Iron Man at the Outlet Shoppes at OKC (7624 W Reno, OKC) Food Court. Meet Iron Man and tell why your dad is a superhero for your chance to win him a Father's Day prize pack. 10am-2pm. 787-3700, www.theoutletshoppesatoklahomacity.com.
Chalk the Walk Festival in the Plaza District (NW 16 between Classen & Penn, OKC) features live music, food and hands-on activities for the whole family. Sidewalk chalk contest open to all ages and experience levels and winners picked by local celebrity judges. Proceeds benefit Family Builders in their mission to strengthen Oklahoma families. FREE admission, $20 per sidewalk square, $30 for families with children under 12. Registration available online. 10am-2pm. 232-8226,www.familybuildersok.org.
Daddy Daughter Dance at Andy Alligators Fun Park (3300 Market Place, Norman) for Dads and their daughters ages 4-14. Celebrate Father's Day in island fashion. Rain out backup plan at First Baptist Church of Moore (301 NE 27th, Moore). Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. $5. 7:30-9pm. www.cityofmoore.com/ddd.
Oh and these events are totally free on Sunday, Father's Day:
Father’s Day Special at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd, OKC) offers FREE admission for Dads with a paid admission as well as Father’s Day lunch in the Museum’s Dining on Persimmon Hill Restaurant. 10am-5pm. 478-2250, www.nationalcowboymuseum.org.