The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

What's 2 Do

November 1, 2012

What's 2 Do in Enid, area this weekend

ENID, Okla. — Oklahoma Mennonite Relief Sale

Today and Saturday

Chisholm Trail Expo Center, 111 W. Purdue

Lots of crafts and food will be available for purchase this weekend during the annual Oklahoma Mennonite Relief Sale.

Events start today with a $10 dinner 5-7 p.m. At 6:30, there will be a musical program, followed at 7:30 by an auction.

Booths will be open throughout the evening, and quilt and craft items to be auctioned Saturday also will be on display.

Food booths will serve sausages, cookies, bierocks, Russian pancakes, kettle corn, Indian tacos and other items. Other booths will include Fair Trade Market, Babyland, Holiday Gifts, Quilter’s Corner and Linens n Things.

On Saturday, a $6 pancake and sausage breakfast will begin the day at 7:30 a.m., with sale booths opening a half hour later.

Starting at 9 a.m., crafts and other items will be auctioned, and the Loaf of Bread sale will begin.

At 11:30 a.m., the quilt auction will be held, and then at noon, the people’s choice quilt will be auctioned.

For more information, go to


First Friday

6 p.m. today

Downtown Enid

Local businesses will stay open extra late hours and host a variety of musical acts during First Friday, an event held the first Friday of each month in downtown Enid.

Today, music and events include: live music by Gary Bangs at Soapweeds & Cactus, 122 N. Independence; live music by Billy Beck and refreshments at For You! Boutique, 212 W. Randolph; live music by Riley Jantzen and the Spirits, as well as cookies and hot apple cider at The Felt Bird, 124 E. Broadway; and late hours and pumpkin pie at B Hip Kids, 207 N. Independence.

For more information and First Friday happenings, find First Friday Enid on Facebook.


Sumner Winter Roundup

8 p.m. Saturday

Fairgrounds Pavilion Arena

The Sumner Winter Roundup is back for its 21st season in Enid.

The winter bull riding series features open bull riding, bareback riding, saddle bronc riding and novice bull riding. Bull riders compete for prizes at the end of the series.

In addition to this Saturday, the bull riders will vie for top prizes Nov. 10 and 24.

Doors open at 6 p.m., and the event starts at 8 p.m. Admission is $5.

For more information, call Aronda Hajek, Sumner Rodeo secretary, at (405) 853-0176.

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