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Apr 26 - Apr 26, 2015

Extreme Racing

Extreme Racing Day 2015 will take place Sunday, April 26 with the first…more
Apr26
Apr 21 - Apr 26, 2015

Festival of the Arts 2015

Festival of The Arts Since 1967, the Festival of the Arts has been…more
Apr26
Apr 26 - Apr 26, 2015

OKC Dodgers vs.Omaha

Come see the OKC Dodgers in action against Omaha!more
Apr26
Apr 26 - Apr 26, 2015

OKC Memorial Marathon

Voted one of the 12 ‘must-run’ marathons in the world by…more
Apr26
Oct 20 - Oct 01, 2015

Orly Genger "Terra"

It was Oklahoma's wide open spaces and famous red dirt that inspired New…more
Apr27
Apr 27 - Apr 27, 2015

OKC Dodgers vs.Omaha

Come see the OKC Dodgers in action against Omaha!more
Apr28
Apr 28 - Apr 28, 2015

OKC Dodgers vs.Omaha

Come see the OKC Dodgers in action against Omaha!more
May01
Beginning Apr 04

Paseo Arts District…

The Paseo Arts District First Friday Gallery Walk is held on the first…more
May04
May 04 - May 04, 2015

OKC Dodgers vs. New…

Come See the OKC Dodgers in action against New Orleans!more
May07
Apr 02 - Jul 02, 2015

Western Avenue - On The…

On The Lawn is Western Avenue’s “whole family happy…more
May08
Beginning Jan 10

LIVE on the Plaza

LIVE on the Plaza is the Plaza District's second Friday artwalk. Each…more
May09
May 09 - May 09, 2015

OKC Energy FC vs. Los…

Watch Oklahoma City's USL Pro soccer team take on the Los Angeles Galaxy…more
May16
May 16 - May 16, 2015

5th Annual Oklahoma…

Oklahoma Craft Beer Festival is a beer tasting event that focuses on craft…more
May16
May 16 - May 16, 2015

Oklahoma City Dodgers…

Oklahoma City Dodgers vs. Iowa Cubs Baseball Giveaway Night! The first…more
May17
May 17 - May 17, 2015

Oklahoma City Dodgers…

Oklahoma City Dodgers vs. Iowa Cubs Experience Chaparral Energy Family…more
May18
May 18 - May 18, 2015

OKC Dodgers vs. Iowa

Come See the OKC Dodgers in action against Iowa!more
May19
May 19 - May 19, 2015

OKC Dodgers vs. Iowa

Come See the OKC Dodgers in action against Iowa!more
May21
Beginning Apr 17

Auto Alley Shop Hop

On the Third Thursday of every month, cruise historic Automobile Alley for…more
May23
May 23 - May 24, 2015

25th Annual Chuck Wagon…

Two days of mouth-watering campfire cooked foods, children’s…more
May23
May 23 - May 25, 2015

Paseo Arts Festival

When: May 23, 2015 10:00 am – May 25, 2015 5:00 pm Location:…more

 

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Festival of the Arts

Since 1967, the Festival of the Arts has been Oklahoma City's rite of spring. The Festival is a community celebration of the visual arts, performing arts and culinary arts.

The 2013 Festival of the Arts will take place April 23-28 in Downtown Oklahoma City at the Festival Plaza and the Myriad Botanical Gardens. The festival runs 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. Pets are not allowed.

  • The Visual Arts includes 144 Plaza Artists from across the nation that exhibit on Hudson Avenue, a large-scale Sculpture Park exhibit and a variety of specialty exhibits throughout the grounds.
  • The Culinary Arts consists of the International Food Row. Each food vendor is partnered with an area non-profit organization.
  • The Performing Arts includes four stages of non-stop performing arts and entertainment representing all genres and world renowned street performers roaming the grounds.

A variety of children's activities are featured in the Youth Plaza and around Festival grounds. Arts for children and families include hands-on activities in the Children's Art Field for just $2. The Young-at-Art Mart is the children-only shopping venue with all artwork affordably priced for $5 or less. Families can also visit Face Painting, Pottery Place and Creation Station for more fun! For more information call (405) 270-4848.

Visual Arts

More than 500 artists applied and submitted work for the Festival jury process. The 144 chosen artists are some of the nation's finest. Media includes oils, water, drawing and printmaking, photography, clay, glass, sculpture, fiber, jewelry, wood, leather, and two and three-dimensional works.

All artwork is original and is for sale. Be sure to visit the Artist Market, just south of Stage Center, for reproductions, posters, and note cards of original works by Festival artists, Everything in the Artist Market is affordably priced at $100 or less. Click HERE to see the complete list of artists.

Culinary Arts

From appetizers to desserts, the Festival is a celebration of the culinary arts! Thirty-one vendors bring their specialties to the International Food Row and throughout the grounds. Each food vendor is partnered with a local arts organization, so each bite you take supports the arts in central Oklahoma! Click HERE to see the food menu!

Performing Arts

Nearly 300 entertainers of all ages donate their performances on four stages at the Festival. Stages are: The Cafe Stage (located on the Festival Plaza), the Art Moves Stage (located in the Myriad Gardens), the Water Stage (located in the Myriad Gardens) and the Great Lawn Stage (north of the Crystal Bridge in the Myriad Gardens). Click HERE to see the performing arts schedule!

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