The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

What's 2 Do

June 13, 2013

What's 2 Do

“Step Right Up! Behind the Scenes of the Circus Big Top”

Saturday through Aug. 11

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th

Visit Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center Saturday to relive the days when colorful characters of all shapes and sizes would traverse the United States and bring cheer to millions of people.

“Step Right Up! Behind the Scenes of the Circus Big Top” is a new temporary exhibit at the museum and will be on display through Aug. 11.

The exhibit explores the circus era between 1890 and 1965 and takes them behind the scenes of one of America’s oldest theatrical traditions.

Visitors to the museum will receive $1 off admission by showing their admission or ticket stubs to Cirque Musica, which is coming to Enid Event Center on June 27. Regular admission is $5 — $3 for seniors and students. Active duty military and veterans are free.

For more information, go to

Downtown Historical Tour

10 a.m. Saturday

Cherokee Strip Conference Center, 123 W. Maine

Learn all about Enid’s past this Saturday with Cactus Jack and other historical figures.

The monthly Downtown Historical Tours are presented by Chisholm Trail Coalition. Tourists are guided around different points on the Square and downtown, where characters will give presentations.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children, and they must be purchased in advance by calling (580) 242-2233.

For more information, call the number above.

Dad Fest

Sunday morning

Enid First Assembly, 905 N. Oakwood

Bring dad to Enid First Assembly Sunday for a morning of fun and worship.

Events at this year’s Dad Fest include a car show, motorcycles, music, free food, games and more.

Every dad that attends either the 9:15 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. service will receive a free gift.

For more information, call (580) 233-1742.



Click HERE to see what's happening every day in northwest Oklahoma.

Text Only
What's 2 Do