The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

November 22, 2012

What's 2 Do in Enid, area this weekend


Enid News & Eagle

"White Christmas"

7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday

Enid Symphony Center, 301 W. Broadway

Celebrate Christmas early this year with Enid Symphony Orchestra as it presents Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas.”

The cast will be led by Paul Stuart, winner of the 2009 Irene Ryan Award, and also will include Enid natives Louisa Dienst and Lindsey Newell, John Keckeisen, Michael Jones and Kimberly Weast.

Performances will be 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Enid Symphony Center, 301 W. Broadway.

Tickets to the event are $30 or $50 and can be purchased online at enidsymphony.org or by calling (580) 237-9646.

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Santa at Oakwood Mall

Through Dec. 24

Oakwood Mall

Do you want to get your picture with Santa? Want to tell him what you want for Christmas? Then stop by Oakwood Mall, where Santa be available for visits every day today through Dec. 24, when Santa has to head back to the North Pole to stock his sleigh full of goodies.

For more information on Santa’s visit, call Oakwood Mall at (580) 237-9339.

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Nov. 23-29

EVENT [FRIDAY]

KOFM Black Friday Extravaganza, 4 p.m., Oakwood Mall, 4125 W. Garriott. A cruise and $3,500 in cash prizes will be given away. For more information, call the mall at (580) 237-9339.

EVENT [SATURDAY]

Home for the Holidays Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Major County Fairgrounds in Fairview. Unique items will be display at more than 25 booths from local vendors. For more information, call (580) 227-7002.

EVENT [SATURDAY]

Sumner Winter Roundup, 8 p.m., Fairgrounds Pavilion Arena. Cowboys will compete in different bull riding events. Admission is $5. For more information, call Aronda Hajek at (405) 853-0176.

EVENT [FRIDAY-DEC. 30]

Kingfisher in Lights, 6-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 6-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Kingfisher Park in Kingfisher. Visitors can drive through displays comprised of millions of lights in a variety of setups. For more information, call (405) 375-4445.

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Nov. 30-Dec. 6

EVENT [FRIDAY]

Humphrey Abstract’s Christmas in the Village, 5-8 p.m., Humphrey Heritage Village at Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center. Every Christmas, the village is transformed into a Victorian-style Christmas village. Activities, tours and music will highlight the evening. For more information, call (580) 237-1907.

EVENT [SATURDAY]

March of Dimes’ Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m., Enid High School cafeteria. The annual event helps raise money for March of Dimes and includes craft activities, food, games and photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Breakfast will be 9-11 a.m., followed by pizza by the slice served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call (580) 278-2921.

CONCERT [TUESDAY]

Northern Oklahoma College Community Christmas Concert, 7 p.m., Briggs Auditorium on Enid campus. The concert will include trumpeter Charles Jeffrey of Las Vegas with special guests, pianist Doug Swanson and percussionist Billy Thompson. For more information, call NOC Enid at (580) 242-6300.

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Dec. 7-13

EVENT [FRIDAY-SATURDAY]

"A Seussified Christmas Carol," 8 p.m., Gaslight Theatre, 221 N. Independence. A whimsical reinvention of Dickens’ Christmas story. Additional showings available. Dec. 14-15. For more information or to buy tickets, go to gaslighttheatre.org.

EVENT [FRIDAY-SATURDAY]

Waverley Holiday Home Tours, 5-8 p.m. Friday and 12-5 p.m. Saturday. Friday’s tour will take the form of an old-fashioned holiday to include Saint Nick, carolers and Santa pictures. Saturday’s festivities will include hot cocoa, cookies and holiday house stories. For more information or tickets, go to enidwaverley.com, or call Maggie Laws at (580) 395-0453.

EXHIBIT [DAILY]

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 4th and Garriott. Come explore the rich history of Enid and how the city was settled in the land run. A variety of exhibits are on display. For more information, go to csrhc.org, or call (580) 237-1907.