OneSix8 http://kgou.org en Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Cattlemen, Cowboys And Contemporary Dance http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-cattlemen-cowboys-and-contemporary-dance <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Oklahoma City is bustling with western and family fun this weekend.</span></p><p>The Oklahoma Cattleman’s Association (OCA) invites ranch hands to the Reed Conference Center in Midwest City. The 62nd annual <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kgou/events.eventsmain?action=showEvent&amp;eventID=1547050">Convention and Trade Show</a> opens Thursday, July 24 and runs through Saturday, July 26.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:33:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 34005 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Cattlemen, Cowboys And Contemporary Dance Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With WhistlerFest, Antony & Cleopatra And Steely Dan http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-whistlerfest-antony-cleopatra-and-steely-dan <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With upcoming events &nbsp;at Lake Arcadia, the Myriad Botanical Gardens and Chesapeake Energy Arena, central Oklahoma shows off a few of its most impressive venues in the week ahead.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Boys and girls have the opportunity for a back country blast with Ma and Pa this weekend.</span></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:33:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 33520 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With WhistlerFest, Antony & Cleopatra And Steely Dan Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Golf, Woodyfest, A Disney Play And Opera http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-golf-woodyfest-disney-play-and-opera <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In the wake of Independence Day the family fun keeps rolling with golf and some on-stage delights.</span></p><p>Organizers at Oak Tree National Country Club and Golf Course in Edmond expect more than 120,000 spectators throughout the weekend for the <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kgou/events.eventsmain?action=showEvent&amp;eventID=1541925">U.S. Golf Association’s Senior Open</a>.</p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:33:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 32983 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Golf, Woodyfest, A Disney Play And Opera Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Independence Day Festivities http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-independence-day-festivities <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Friday marks 238 years since the United States declared its independence from Great Britain. Grab the lawn chairs, watermelon, </span>Kool-Aid<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and blankets because central Oklahoma celebrates the Fourth of July with festivals and fireworks in several locations.</span></p><p>The Oklahoma City Philharmonic hosts its annual <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kgou/events.eventsmain?action=showEvent&amp;eventID=1538672">Red, White and Boom</a> in the Entertainment Plaza at State Fair Park Thursday, July 3.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:33:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 32458 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Independence Day Festivities Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With LibertyFest, OKC Fest And Les Misérables http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-libertyfest-okc-fest-and-les-mis-rables <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With Independence Day just around the corner conventional wisdom might lead you to take it easy this weekend, but central Oklahoma has other ideas.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:30:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 31966 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With LibertyFest, OKC Fest And Les Misérables Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Jazz In June, Shawnee Trail Days And Peter Pan http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-jazz-june-shawnee-trail-days-and-peter-pan <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Festivals old and new converge on central Oklahoma this weekend.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Norman's outdoor music festival </span><a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kgou/events.eventsmain?action=showEvent&amp;eventID=1528407" style="line-height: 1.5;">Jazz in June</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> continues its 31-year tradition of bringing jazz and blues artists from across the nation together to perform for the public Thursday, June 19 through Saturday, June 21.</span></p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:30:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 31517 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Jazz In June, Shawnee Trail Days And Peter Pan Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Brightmusic And The deadCENTER Film Festival http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-brightmusic-and-deadcenter-film-festival <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With Father’s Day upon us, our hope is that this week’s </span>OneSix8<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> might inspire an outing with dear </span>ol’<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Dad...and the rest of family.</span></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:30:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 31057 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Brightmusic And The deadCENTER Film Festival Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Three Family-Friendly Festivals In OKC http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-three-family-friendly-festivals-okc <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Look no further than Oklahoma City if you and your family have yet to make plans this weekend as our state’s capital hosts three festivals and a parade.</span></p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:30:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 30567 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Three Family-Friendly Festivals In OKC Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With An Okie Food Festival, A Block Party And Star Wars http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-okie-food-festival-block-party-and-star-wars <p>From fine arts and wine sampling to a good ol’ summer block party, the upcoming weekend has fun in store for Central Oklahoma residents of diverse tastes.</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 15:33:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 30185 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With An Okie Food Festival, A Block Party And Star Wars Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Memorial Day Weekend Festivities http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-memorial-day-weekend-festivities <p>Cross your fingers for good weather, Memorial Day weekend is here and central Oklahoma celebrates with four outdoor arts and music festivals.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than 60,000 people are expected to attend the </span>38th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Annual </span><a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kgou/events.eventsmain?action=showEvent&amp;eventID=1517249" style="line-height: 1.5;">Paseo Arts Festival</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> this Memorial Day weekend.</span></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 15:33:12 +0000 Alexander Hilton 29570 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week With Memorial Day Weekend Festivities