Pumpkin Patches, Norah Jones and visit a few museums
BY Staff Reports
Monday, October 15, 2012
10/15/12 at 2:25 AM
Monday: Pumpkin Patches
If you haven't paid a visit to a pumpkin patch yet, it may be time to do so. Numerous patches are open throughout the month, several of them also featuring hayrides, corn mazes and other activities.
Consider Pumpkin Town, 9707 E. 81st St.; Pleasant Valley Farms, 22350 W. 71st St. South in Sand Springs; Livesay Orchards, 39232 E. 231st St. South in Porter; or Carmichael's Produce, 171st Street and Mingo Road in Bixby.
For hours and more options, visit tulsaworld.com/Halloween2012
Tuesday: Norah Jones
American singer-songwriter and pianist Norah Jones returns to the Brady Theater on Tuesday for her "Little Broken Hearts" tour stop.
The show is all ages. Tickets start at $48.50, plus fees, and are available at tulsaworld.com/protix, tulsaworld.com/brady, and by phone at 918-582-7239 and 1-866-977-6849. Doors open at 7 p.m., showtime is 8 p.m. All tickets are reserved seats.
Check out any of the numerous exhibits at local museums.
Head to Gilcrease Museum to see "Panoramic Landscapes of the American West: Gus Foster's Views of this Broad Land." Admission is $8.
Or enjoy any of the exhibits relating to local history at the Tulsa Historical Society, 2445 S. Peoria Ave. Admission is $5.
Or consider "Gladiator of the Political Pencil" at Philbrook Museum of Art. Admission is $9.
Tulsa's Oktoberfest, which has grown to become one of the best in the country, is set for Thursday through Sunday at River West Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave.
German food, music and numerous activities are all part of the event.
Admission is $6, and hours are 5-11 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Five-time Grammy Award-winner Norah Jones will perform Tuesday at the Brady Theater. Associated Press file
View the latest exhibits at the Gilcrease Museum. STEPHEN PINGRY / Tulsa World file
Oktoberfest attendees enjoy doing the chicken dance. MATT BARNARD / Tulsa World file