Philbrook, Tulsa Drillers, Mother’s Day
BY Staff Reports
Saturday, May 12, 2012
5/12/12 at 3:06 AM
Saturday: Tulsa Drillers
Tulsa continues its eight-game homestand with Saturday and Sunday games against Arkansas at ONEOK Field. The Saturday start is 7:05 p.m., while Sunday's first pitch is 2:05 p.m. On Saturday, the first 1,500 fans 12-and-younger to enter the Oil Derrick or Arvest/Brady Street entrances receive a free soccer ball. Sunday is a "Family Funday," with the first 500 fans 12-and-younger receiving a voucher for a free hot dog, ice cream and milk. The first 500 moms receive a carnation. Tickets are $5 to $15 and available at tulsaworld.com/drillers
Enjoy free admission to Philbrook Museum on Saturday.
Live music, lemonade and children's activities will be part of the day's events. While you're there, check out the museum's "Seeking the Sacred: Religious Ritual in Native American Art," a world-renowned collection of 20th-century American Indian paintings.
Also, the museum is hosting its annual Mother's Day Sunday Brunch at la Villa Restaurant.
Weekend museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Rooster Days
Broken Arrow's Rooster Days Festival continues at Central Park, 1500 S. Main St., through Sunday.
Carnival rides and games, food, live music, and arts and crafts will all be part of the festival. Carnival hours will be noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, and 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Live music will also be playing at the farmers market pavilion, 418 S. Main St.
The parade is set for 10 a.m. Saturday on Main Street.
For more information, visit tulsaworld.com/roosterdays2012
Saturday: Stamp Out Hunger
Be a part of the Stamp Out Hunger food drive Saturday by leaving some nonperishable food at your mailbox.
Mail carriers will pick up the donations. Items donated in Tulsa will then be delivered to the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. Food collected outside of the Tulsa metro area will stay in those areas.
Items needed include low-sodium canned vegetables and canned meats, such as chicken and tuna.
Saturday: 'Guess Who's Coming to Seder?'
Randi Michaels Block's musical "Guess Who's Coming to Seder?" - presented by Tulsa Project Theatre - ends its run at the Tulsa Convention Center on Saturday.
The story follows a young woman who hasn't been observant of her Jewish faith. But then she is prompted to host a Seder, a traditional feast that marks the beginning of Passover, for herself and nine friends - none of whom are Jewish.
The final performance will be at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $22-$32, available at tulsaworld.com/tpttix
Saturday-Sunday: Trail Days
Owasso's annual festival, Trail Days, runs through Sunday. Carnival rides, a parade and Pet Fest are among the festival's activities.
Sam's Amusements has set up the carnival at 76th Street North and U.S. 169. Hours are noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Ride passes are $15-$20.
The Trail Days parade will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, traveling south on Main Street starting at Third Street.
For more information, visit tulsaworld.com/traildays2012
Saturday-Sunday: Theater productions
The Tony Award-winning musical "Fiddler on the Roof" continues through Sunday at the Tulsa PAC's Chapman Music Hall. Tickets are $20-$60.
Also at the PAC until Sunday is "The Unmentionables," playing at the Charles E. Norman Theatre. Tickets are $25.
"Arsenic and Old Lace" will be at the PAC's Liddy Doenges Theatre through May 19, with performances this week on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $12.
For show times and tickets, visit tulsaworld.com/mytix or call 918-596-7111.
Sunday: Mother's Day
Sunday's the day to spoil your mom and show her how much you appreciate her. Buy her something nice, or take her out for the day.
If you're still looking for ideas of places to take mom, consider the special Mother's Day concert at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame, 111 E. First St., at 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10-$20, available at 918-281-8609 or tulsaworld.com/mytix
Or head to the Tulsa Zoo, where all guests receive half-price admission on Mother's Day. The Oklahoma Aquarium is offering free admission to moms on their special day.
The Philbrook offers free
admission Saturday, with live
music, lemonade and children’s
Tulsa World file
Angelys Nina, sliding into third base, and the Tulsa Drillers continue an eight-game homestand
this weekend with a soccer ball giveaway on Saturday and carnations for the first 500 moms on
Sunday. JAMES GIBBARD/Tulsa World
Take mom to a special
Mother’s Day concert Sunday
at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of
Fame. Tulsa World file
Attendants descend on the
midway during last year’s
Rooster Days at Central Park in
MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World file
Mail carriers will pick up
nonperishable food items at
your mailbox as part of Stamp
Out Hunger on Saturday.
Tulsa World file
Jenny Guy (left) as Kelly Rock
and Heidi Potter as Sarah Friedman
perform in “Guess Who’s
Coming to Seder?” on Saturday.
MIKE SIMONS/Tulsa World
Carnival rides have been set
up for the Trail Days festival in
Owasso, which will run through
6 p.m. Sunday.
JAMES GIBBARD/Tulsa World file
Sisters Chava (left) and
Hodel (right) are mocked by
their older sister Tzeitel in “Fiddler
on the Roof.”
KT KING/Tulsa World