09.20.18 Crown of Beauty Gala
This week the Localites are joined by Whitney Anderson, Executive Director of The Dragonfly Home and Melissa Eick, Director of Communications and Development, both co-founders of The Dragonfly Home to talk about their upcoming fundraiser. The Crown of Beauty Gala is coming up Oct. 11 at the Farmers Public Market. Learn more ad purchase your tickets at www.thedragonflyhome.org/gala/.
Sad news our of the Deep Deuce District in this week’s happenings, both Urban Johnnie and Besos de Mezcal have closed.
WEEKLY EVENTS RUNDOWN
When We’re Gone at Lyric Theatre 09/26 - 10/14
World premiere rock musical that follows Todd, an angst-ridden teen, in plague-ridden, 14th-century London and his desire to make great art in a time of great need
Tickets start at $25 and can be purchased at lyrictheatreokc.com
Confluence Conference at Tower Theatre through Friday
Wine for the People: An Aromatic Autumn at V2 Events at Vast 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $40 and available on Eventbrite
Good Sip Fundraiser at Bleu Garten 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Happy hour, food trucks, live music and a cash bar benefitting Good Shepherd Clinic
Amazing raffle items
Tickets are $25
Third Thursday at OKCMOA 5 - 9 p.m.
Live Latin music on the rooftop
Tequila and tacos tasting on the rooftop
Tastings at 5:30 and 7 p.m.
Tickets are $43
Sip + Shop at Out on a Limb 6 - 8 p.m.
First of a monthly series to feature local makers
Includes champagne, specials and first dibs on new items
Dinner with Brown-Forman at Mary Eddy’s 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
5 course dinner with bourbon pairings
Contact Chris at 405.982.6983 or CZerbe@21cHotels.com to claim your seat
Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch Opening Day in Arcadia 10 a.m.
Giant hay maze, hay rides, petting zoo, pony rides, pumpkin sales
Open Thursdays - Sundays
Use discount code LOCALITESOKC for 35% off your ticket!
Inaugural Art Show at Goose Gallery OKC 4 - 7:30 p.m.
New gallery operating from Always Greener
Autumn in the Alley at Plenty Mercantile 6 - 9 p.m.
Celebrating the first day of fall with treats, drinks, fall themed games and more
Toast for Coats at Noah’s Event Venue 6:30 - 10:30 p.m.
Beyond Preview Party 6 - 10 p.m.
Check out Factory Obscura’s new immersive art experience
For passholders only
Opens to the public Saturday
Located at 522 S Robinson
Basilmania at SixTwelve 7 - 9 p.m.
Celebrate the end of the basil îseason with basil-themed food and drink
Featuring local chefs from Elemental, Scratch, Holey Rollers, Red Cup, Cous Cous and more
Proceeds benefit CommonWealth Urban Farms
Tickets are $25 on Eventbrite
Brews + Bites at Block 23 in the Sheraton Downtown 7 - 9 p.m.
7 course tasting with beer pairings from Vanessa House
Tickets are $60 on Eventbrite
Midnight Toast w/ Selena Skorman at Ludivine 10:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m.
Listen to Selena on our minisode on Plaza Festival!
18th Annual Chester's Pumpkin Patch in Piedmont 9 a.m.
Hayrides, a petting zoo, giant slides, a 3 acre maze
Open through Halloween
Fall Season at the Orr Family Farm 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Open through 11/10
4th Anniversary/First Day of Fall Party at Bleu Garten 11 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Debuting their fall cocktail menu
Swag from beer and liquor reps
Obahoshe Release Party at The Patriarch 6 - 10 p.m.
Uptown Fun(5)k 10 a.m.
Runners receive a free wristband to Mesta Festa’s Beer Gardens
Participation ranges from $15-50, sign up at uptown23rd.com/5k
Big Hair & Boots Brunch at The Manhattan 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Dolly Parton theme and look alike contest
Mesta Festa at Mesta Park 12 - 6 p.m.
Beer and wine garden, outdoor games, live music and dance performances, sand volleyball, local artist and pop-up shopping booths, as well as food trucks
Beer garden wristbands are $20
Full Moon Soirée at OKC Zoo Sanctuary Asia 6:30 - 9 p.m.
Hosted by The Spero Project
Brings neighbors together to help with food insecurity
Music, food and a cash bar
Tickets are $25 on Eventbrite
Jazz & Blues Mondays at Ice Event Center 8:30 p.m.
Featuring Adam Ledbetter
Tenaciously Teal Open House 1 - 6 p.m.
Come see their new location at 720 W Wilshire
Snacks and wine from Waters Edge 4 - 6 p.m.
Charles Smith Wine Dinner at Yokozuna 6:30 - 9 p.m.
Tickets are $60 and you should contact Victor@YokozunaSushi.com to RSVP
Rosé Soirée at Vast 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
5 course dinner benefiting breast cancer awareness
Tickets are $87 on Eventbrite