College football, High school football, Imagination Movers
BY Staff Reports
Friday, October 12, 2012
10/12/12 at 2:42 AM
Friday: High school football
A Class 6A showdown highlights Friday's high school football action across the Tulsa area. Owasso, ranked second in the state in 6A, faces No. 10 Booker T. Washington. The Rams are off to a 3-0 start in district play, while Booker T. Washington is just a game behind. Other games Friday night in the area include: Union at Sand Springs; Metro Christian at Verdigris; and Westmoore at Jenks. Follow all of Friday's scores at tulsaworld.com/scoreboard.
Saturday: College football
Oklahoma and Oklahoma State are on the road for Big 12 conference games. The Sooners play Texas in Dallas in their annual Red River Shootout at 11 a.m. The game will be broadcast on KTUL, Channel 8, and on the radio at KMOD fm97.5 and KTBZ am1430. Oklahoma State plays Kansas at 2:30 p.m. in Lawrence. The game will be televised by Fox Sports Oklahoma (Cox Cable channel 27) and will be on the radio at KFAQ am1170. You can follow the World's coverage during the game at tulsaworld.com/collegegameday.
Friday, Saturday: Consignment sale
It's time for some more Just Between Friends consignment sale shopping. This event will be at the SpiritBank Event Center, 10441 S. Regal Blvd., through Saturday.
Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, which is also the half-off sale day.
Children's and maternity clothes, toys, games, DVDs and more will be on sale at the event.
Admission is $3, or free with the donation of a package of diapers for the Hope Pregnancy Center.
Saturday: Art on Main
Jenks' annual Art on Main event will be held on Main Street in Jenks from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
The festival will showcase 100 Oklahoma-based artists and wineries. Local musicians Barling, Gary Robert Strickland and Willyecho will perform.
Other festival activities include live art demonstrations and a children's section offering face-painting, crafts and inflatable games.
This year the festival also has a special section to display the artwork of Oral Roberts University students.
Saturday, Sunday: Cherokee Art Market
More than 130 American Indian artists from across the nation will display their work at the seventh annual Cherokee Art Market, set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa, 777 West Cherokee St. in Catoosa.
View and purchase works that represent more than 45 American Indian tribes in mediums that include beadwork, pottery, painting and sculptures. Cultural demonstrations and performances are also scheduled during the event. Admission is $5.
For more: 918-384-6990, tulsaworld.com/CherokeeArtMarket
Saturday: Tulsa Opera
Tulsa Opera will open its 65th season Saturday with Donizetti's "The Daughter of the Regiment," starring Sarah Coburn in the title role, with Gregory Schmidt, Peter Strummer and Dorothy Byrne. Tara Faircloth returns as stage director, with Kostis Protopapas conducting the Tulsa Opera Orchestra.
The opera is a comedy about the tomboyish "mascot" of a bunch of soldiers and her efforts to secure true love.
Performances are 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Oct. 19, and 2:30 p.m. Oct. 21, at the Tulsa PAC.
Tickets: $45-$98; 918-587-4811, tulsaworld.com/mytix
Saturday: Philbrook Second Saturday
Admission to Philbrook Museum is free on the second Saturday of each month.
Families will enjoy the exhibits, free art activities and live music. Pack a picnic lunch to eat on the lawn, or buy lunch at La Villa Restaurant.
Saturday's hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: Imagination Movers
The Imagination Movers - a band that formed in New Orleans almost 10 years ago and now has a national touring act and a children's television show that airs on the Disney Junior channel - will perform a live show 5 p.m. Saturday in the Mabee Center, 7777 S. Lewis Ave.
The group says it combines the best elements of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" and rock 'n' roll music.
General admission tickets are $19-$40, and VIP passes are $123. Tickets are available online at tulsaworld.com/mabee or by calling 918-495-6000.
OU’s Blake Bell (left) celebrates
a touchdown with Brannon
Green against Texas Tech.
STEPHEN PINGRY/Tulsa World
Muskogee defensive lineman Dillon Rice (52) celebrates after tackling an Edison running back
behind the line of scrimmage at LaFortune Stadium. CORY YOUNG/Tulsa World
Imagination Movers Scott
Durbin, Dave Poche, Rich Collins
and Scott “Smitty” Smith
will be in Tulsa on Saturday.
The Just Between Friends
children’s consignment sale
begins Friday at the SpiritBank
MIKE SIMONS/Tulsa World file
Jenks’ Art on Main festival
will showcase 100 Oklahomabased
artists and wineries Saturday
on Main Street. Courtesy
Shawna Cain’s “Peace Chief
Wild Turkey Cape” won Best in
Show at the 2011 Cherokee Art
Tulsa Opera opens its production
of “The Daughter of the
Regiment” on Saturday.
MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World
Explore the Philbrook Museum
and gardens for free on
the second Saturday of each
month. Tulsa World file