The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

May 31, 2013

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Enid News and Eagle

— Garden Tour

6:30-9 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday

Various locations around Enid

Six gardens in Enid will be highlighted during the Master Gardener Garden Tours of Enid, this evening and Saturday evening.

Tickets are $10, which may be purchased at any of the locations during the tour. They also can be purchased in advance. They are good for either one or both days. Kids 12 and under are free.

Locations on this year’s tour include: Diane and Jon Ford, 3619 Willow Lake Lane; Sandy and Truman Landwehr, 3805 Willow Lake Lane; Phyllis and Charles Coup, 3809 Willow Lake Lane; Linda and Ron Licklider, 905 Compound; Alvarado Ranch, 3226 N. Washington; and OSU Extension Center, 316 E. Oxford.

Also, the Master Gardeners Plant Sale will occur during the tour at the Extension Center.

Proceeds will benefit the OSU Horticulture Scholarship Fund.

For more information or tickets, call (580) 237-1228.


6-9 p.m. Friday through Sunday

Meadowlake Park

Enid Kiwanis Club’s Kiwanitrain is back in action and ready to take people around Meadowlake Park.

The train will operate 6-9 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays throughout the summer at the park, located southwest of Rupe and Van Buren.

Train rides will cost $2 each.

For more information, find Enid Kiwanis Club on Facebook, or go to

Enid Roller Girls

7 p.m. Saturday

SkateTown, 905 Overland Trail

Watch the Enid women’s roller derby team take on Oklahoma City Roller Derby this Saturday at SkateTown.

Doors open at 6 p.m., and the event starts at 7. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Kids 12 and under get in free with paid adult.

For more information, go to

This Week May 31-June 6

EVENT [Saturday]

Enid Farmers Market, 8-11 a.m., corner of Grand and Garriott. Fresh produce and other local goods will be available for purchase. For more information, call (580) 977-4420.

EVENT [Saturday]

Cimarron Council (Boy Scouts) Car Show, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Chisholm Trail Expo Center. Registration is $15 before May 27 and $20 after. Organized by PeeWee and Bobbie Pritchett. For more information, call (580) 540-4024.

EVENT [Saturday]

Heer’s Country, 7-10 p.m., Longdale Community Gym, Longdale. Country music artists will perform. Admission is $5. For more information, call (580) 886-5141.


Railroad Museum of Oklahoma, open 1-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and 2-5 p.m. Sunday, 702 N. Washington. Admission is suggested minimum donation of $3. For more information, call (580) 233-3051.

Next Week June 7-13

EVENT [Friday]

First Friday, 6-9 p.m., downtown Enid. Local businesses will be open extra hours, and local musicians will perform at restaurants. Other special activities will be scheduled. For more information, find First Friday Enid on Facebook.

EVENT [Friday-Saturday]

Relay for Life, 7 p.m. Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday, downtown Enid. Join others around Garfield County and join in an annual effort to stop cancer. For more information or to register, call Teresa Coleman at (580) 541-1765.

EVENT [Saturday-Sunday]

Words and Music with Rodgers and Hammerstein, 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, Gaslight Theatre, 221 N. Independence. Tickets are $10. For tickets, call (580) 540-8888 or (580) 747-9495.

In Two Weeks June 14-20

EVENT [Friday-Saturday]

Van Buren Cruise, Friday and Saturday, Van Buren. Van Buren Cruisers of Enid once again will cruise up and down the streets of Enid. A car show also will be held 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. For more information, go to

MOVIE [Friday]

Retro Movie Theater: “Casablanca,” at 3 p.m., and “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” at 9 p.m., Gasligth Theatre, 221 N. Independence. For more information, call (580) 402-4904.

EVENT [Saturday]

Race 4 Jace, 8 a.m., Crosslin Park, 1520 W. Oxford. Event is a 5K run/walk or one-mile walk to help find a cure for galactosemia. For more information, call Jessy Dershem at (580) 541-1309. Sign up at