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September 19, 2013

What's 2 Do in Enid, area

Walk 4RKids

8 a.m. Saturday

David Allen Memorial Ballpark


The 4RKids Foundation is hosting its annual fundraising event, Walk 4RKids, this Saturday at the ballpark downtown.

4RKids helps developmentally disabled individuals in Garfield County and northwest Oklahoma. It strives to promotes the needs for those individuals and provide them the opportunities they need to succeed.

Registration for the event begins at 8 a.m., with events beginning at 9 a.m. The walk is free, while registration for a 5K run costs $25 in advance and $30 the day of the event.

After the walk and run, free hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks will be provided, and carnival games, prizes, clowns and facepainting also will be offered.

For more information, or to register, call 4RKids at (580) 237-7890.

This Week Sept. 20-26

EVENT [Saturday]

Enid Pride, noon to 6 p.m., Government Springs Park. Family-friendly event hosted by Enid LGBT Coalition. Music, speakers and vendors will be on hand. For more information, call 1-800-878-5298 or email enidpride@yahoo.com.

EVENT [Saturday]

Drummond Bell Train Excursion, 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Splash Zone, 1122 The Trails West. Cost is $5 for children and $10 for adults. Reservations must be made at Railroad Museum of Oklahoma, 702 N. Washington, or by calling (580) 233-3051.

EVENT [Saturday]

Family Saturday — Atomic Age, 1 p.m., Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th. Activities include 1950s civil defense training, films and activities. For more information, call (580) 237-1907.

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Next Week Sept. 27-Oct. 3

MUSIC [Friday]

MercyMe Concert, 7 p.m., Enid Event Center, 302 S. Grand. Tickets are $20, $35 and $50 and can be purchased at enideventcenter.com or by calling 855-TIX-ENID.

EVENT [Friday-Saturday]

Tzigane Arts Products presents Words and Music with George and Ira Gershwin, 8 p.m., Gaslight Theatre, 221 N. Independence. Tickets are $10. To purchase, call (580) 540-8888 or 747-9495.

EVENT [Friday-Saturday]

Princess Ball, 6 p.m. Friday and 8 p.m. Saturday, Leonardo’s Discovery Warehouse, 200 E. Maple. Event is for girls ages 3-13 and their fathers. For reservatins, call (580) 233-2787.

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