Things to look forward to
BY Staff Reports
Tuesday, January 01, 2013
1/01/13 at 6:35 AM
Here are a few important dates coming up this year:
Jan. 9: Justin Bieber and Carly Rae Jepsen at BOK Center.
Jan. 21: Presidential inauguration and Martin Luther King Day.
Feb. 3: Super Bowl Sunday.
Feb. 4: Gov. Mary Fallin gives annual State of the State speech.
Feb. 22-24: 2013 Bassmaster Classic on Grand Lake O' The Cherokees.
Feb. 24: Academy Awards presented.
March: U.S. Supreme Court to hear oral arguments against the Defense of Marriage Act and California's Proposition 8.
March 10: Daylight Saving Time begins.
March 17: NCAA basketball tournament field announced.
March 20: Born This Way: Lady Gaga Tour at BOK Arena.
March 31: Easter Sunday.
April 8-10: Filing for municipal office.
April 11: Tulsa Drillers home opener.
May 16-19: Tulsa International Mayfest.
May 27: Memorial Day.
May 31: Deadline for legislative adjournment.
June: Supreme Court to rule on Defense of Marriage Act.
June 11: Tulsa mayoral primary.
Aug. 13: Tulsa mayoral run-off.
Aug. 22: First day of school (TPS, traditional schedule).
Aug. 28: 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech.
Aug. 30: Fifth anniversary of opening of BOK Center.
Sept. 8: TU home football opener vs. Tulane.
Sept. 26-Oct. 6: Tulsa State Fair.
Oct. 1: Enrollment begins for health insurance exchanges.
Oct. 26: Tulsa Run.
Nov. 3: Daylight Saving Time ends.
Nov. 12: Tulsa mayoral election.
Nov. 22: 50th anniversary of assassination of John F. Kennedy.
Dec. 7: OU-OSU football game in Stillwater.
Jan. 1, 2014: Full implementation of Affordable Care Act.