The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

What's 2 Do

August 15, 2013

What's 2 do in Enid and the area

(Continued)

Next Week Aug. 23-28

EVENT [Friday-Sunday]

UTSRC Team Roping, starts 9 a.m. daily, Chisholm Trail Expo Center Pavilion Arena, 3721 N. Washington. Admission is free. For more information, call (580) 237-0238.

EVENT [Saturday-Sunday]

Greater Oklahoma Sportsman’s and Outdoor Expo, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Chisholm Trail Expo Center, 111 W. Purdue. For more information, go to www.knid.com.

EVENT [Saturday]

Enid Mack Motor Mania, 10 a.m. to noon, Leonardo’s Discovery Warehouse, 200 E. Maple. Kids can get up close and personal with big vehicles. For more information, call (580) 237-2787.

In Two Weeks Aug. 29-Sept. 5

EVENT [Saturday]

Enid Farmers Market, 8-11 a.m., corner of Grand and Garriott. Sample fresh products from a variety of local vendors. For more information, go to enidfarmersmarket.org.

EXHIBIT [Beg. Sunday]

‘Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: Living with the Atomic Bomb,’ exhibit runs through Oct. 20, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th. Temporary exhibit explores the atomic bomb threat through history. For more information, call (580) 237-1907.

EVENT [Beg. Thursday]

Garfield County Fair, open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Sept. 9, Garfield County Fairgrounds, 4th and Oxford. For a complete schedule of events, pick up a fair guide at the News & Eagle office, 227 W. Broadway.

Museum list

Railroad Museum of Oklahoma

702 N. Washington

(580) 233-3051

railroadmuseumofoklahoma.org

Hours: 1-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and 2-5 p.m. Sunday; closed Mondays and all major holidays and adverse weather.

Midgley Museum (the Rock House)

1001 Sequoyah

(580) 234-7421

midgleymuseum.org

Hours are 1-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 2-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Closed Monday and all major holidays. Not open Nov. 1 through March 31.

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

507 S. 4th St.

(580) 237-1907

csrhc.org

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Closed Mondays, New Years’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students. For more admission info, go to the website.

Simpson's Old Time Museum

228 E. Randolph Ave.

(580) 234-4998

http://www.skeletoncreekproductions.com/m-museum.html

Hours: 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Admission is free.

Leonardo's Discovery Warehouse & Adventure Quest

200 E. Maple

(580) 233-2787

leonardos.org

Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday; Twilight Time is 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Admission: All-day pass, $7, children under 2 are free. Groups of 12 or more is $5. Memberships available.

Leona Mitchell Southern Heights Heritage Center & Museum

616 Leona Mitchell Blvd.

(580) 237-6989 or 402-2524

http://www.leonamitchellsouthernheightsindianmuseum.org/

NOC Observatory

Northern Oklahoma College campus at Randolph and Michael Hedges

(580) 548-2399

Hours begin at dusk Wednesday and Thursday. To schedule a large group, call the number above.

Splash Zone Water Park

1122 The Trails West Loop

Hours: noon to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, May through August. Admission: $12 for adults and seniors and children under 45 inches are $8.

Splash Pads

Hoover Park and Champion Park

Hoover Park location: Between Cleveland and Hoover on Oklahoma

Champion Park location: 10th and Chestnut

Admission is free.

Enid Kiwanitrain

Meadowlake Park

Hours: 6-9 p.m. Thursday-Sunday

Admission: $2

enidkiwanis.com

 

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