Fostering an awareness and appreciation for Oklahoma artists is the mission for the first-ever Art on Main to be held October 9 from noon to 7:00 p.m. in historic downtown Jenks’ Main Street.
The Oklahoma Community Theatre Association is proud to announce the results from OCTAFest 2004-2005, the statewide festival of community theatre, held July 8–11, 2004 on the campus of the University of Oklahoma. Heller Theatre of Tulsa’s production of Lee Blessing’s “Eleemosynary” was chosen as Outstanding Production and will represent Oklahoma at the American Association of Community Theatre’s Region VI Festival to be held April 20–24, 2005 in Lawton.
On Saturday, January 15, 2005, sponsors and guests will enter a whole new world filled with magic lamps, magic carpets, and genies all to benefit the Parent Child Center. Toyland Ball 2005 Chairman Susan Starling and Honorary Chairman Pete Churchwell invite guests to stroll through the “palace” at the Downtown Doubletree Hotel that will be filled with exotic live and silent auctions items-including the work of art created just for the evening by featured artist Rosemary Daugherty. Guests can feast on exquisite cuisine created by the Doubletree Downtown Hotel’s Executive Chef Michael J. Campbell, and dance the night away to the music of Dave and the Wavetones.
It wasn’t too long ago that Taylor Fugate herself was heading back to school. The Marilyn Ihloff & Day Spa makeup artist remembers getting ready was about more than buying spiral notebooks and new pens.
Dust off your top hat, garters, and gloves for the American Cancer Society’s spectacular fundraising event—the Moulin Rouge Gala at the Mayo Hotel. The event will roll the red carpet out for patrons and guests on Saturday, August 28, 7:00 p.m. to midnight at the Mayo Hotel located in downtown Tulsa. Tickets are $75 per person.
Travel around the world during Kids’ World, the Children’s International Festival, November 4–7, 2004 in the upper level of the IPE building at Expo Square.
For those looking for Los Angeles and New York fashions in Tulsa, KHITs and Isabella’s Design Originals will sponsor the Catwalk for a Cause benefit fashion show on September 30 at the historic Cain’s Ballroom.
The Tulsa Bridal Association will host the 2004 Wedding Showcase Sunday, September 12 at the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel and Convention Center from noon until 5:00 p.m. The Showcase will feature Tulsa’s premier wedding vendors, including the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel & Convention Center, the Holiday Inn Select, the Inn at Jarrett Farm, Facchianos Bridal and Formal Attire, Signature Cakes, Can-Do-Catering, Dress-A-Chair Rentals, Montage Chocolate Elegance, Always & Forever DJ, Leigh Martin Floral Designs, World Travel Agency, TA Designs’ Invitations, Galaxy Limousines, Class Act Party and Wedding Supplies/Rentals, Montag Photography, Cherished Traditions Videography, Whistling Wings White Dove Releases, and more.
Grady Nichols will be the musical headliner at the Natura Wine and Jazz Festival Saturday, September 25, 2004.
Gates open at 3:00 p.m. Advanced tickets are $12 or $15 at the gate.
The 2004 Tulsa State Fair is set for Thursday, September 30 through Sunday, October 10. Several national performers and promotions highlight this year’s fair.