Leonardo's Children's Museum

Aug. 9-15

EVENT [Saturday]

Family Saturday: Family Trees, 1-3 p.m., Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th. Rescheduled from July. For more information, call (580) 237-1907, or go to csrhc.org.

EVENT [Saturday-Sunday]

Eerie Enid Ghost Tours, 8 p.m., starting from 222 E. Maple. Explore Enid's haunted history on this guided tour. Reservations are $20 and must be bought in advance by going to paypal.me/enideventcompany/20.

EVENT [Tuesday]

Sensory-friendly Nights at Leonardo's, 5-7 p.m., Leonardo's Children's Museum, 200 E. Maple. Individuals with sensory or special needs can explore Leonardo's in a relaxing, friendly environment. For more info, call (580) 233-2787.

EVENT [Tuesday]

Forget Me Not Outdoor Dinner Event, 7-9 p.m., Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th. Cost is $75 per person or $500 for a table of eight. For more info, call (580) 242-1153.

EVENT [Wednesday]

Brown Bag Lunch & Learn, noon, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th. For more information, call (580) 237-1907.

Aug. 16-22

EVENT [Saturday]

Aviation Day at Leonardo's, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Leonardo's Children's Museum, 200 E. Maple. Paper airplanes, flight paintings, StarLab and more during a special day celebrating aviation. For more information, call (580) 233-ARTS, or go to leonardos.org.

EVENT [Saturday-Sunday]

USTRC Team Roping: Chisholm Trail Classic, 9 a.m., Chisholm Trail Expo Center. For more information, call (580) 237-0238, or go to www.ustrc.com.

MUSIC [Tuesday]

Edward Jones Harvest Wine Series, 6:30 p.m., Enid Symphony Center, 301 W. Broadway. Wine social followed by music from the Claire Piersol Band. Admission is $10 at the door. For more info, go to enidsymphony.org.

Aug. 23-29

EVENT [Saturday]

Red Dirt Honor the Fallen Run, noon to 6 p.m., Cycle Ward, 319 N. Independence. Cost is $20 per bike/car/truck, $10 per rider, $5 for extra card. Each stop on the poker run honors a fallen warrior from the area. Plus, activities and entertainment following the event. For more info, call Shane at (405) 635-4256 or Alan at (580) 540-0166.

MUSIC [Saturday]

Country Western Dance, 7-11 p.m., Enid Moose Lodge, 302 E. Purdue. Music by JD Brower Band. Admission is $10 per person. For more information, call (580) 237-7779.

MUSIC [Tuesday]

'Duo Romantique,' feat. violinist Aaron and harpist Chelsea Bushong, 7 p.m., Joan Allen Symphony Hall, 301 W. Broadway. Half-hour wine social precedes event. Part of Edward Jones Harvest Wine Series. For more info, call (580) 237-9646.


Railroad Museum of Oklahoma

702 N. Washington — (580) 233-3051

Hours: 1-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sundays and Mondays except by appointment, and all major holidays and adverse weather. Admission is by donation.

Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

507 S. 4th St. — (580) 237-1907

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Closed Sundays, Mondays, New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for seniors and $4 for students. 

Simpson’s Old Time Museum

228 E. Randolph Ave. — (580) 234-4998

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

Admission is free.

Leonardo’s Children’s Museum

200 E. Maple — (580) 233-2787

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday

Leonardo's Adventure Quest

200 E. Maple — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Twilight Time will be 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday during the months of June and July.

Admission: All-day pass, $9, children under 2 are free. Groups of 16 or more are $7 per person. After 3 p.m., admission is $4.50. Memberships available.

Midgley Museum

1001 Sequoyah — (580) 234-7265

Hours: 1-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 2-4:30 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday through Tuesday, except by appointment. Closed all major holidays and inclement weather. Closed Nov. 1 through March 31. Admission by donation.

Northern Oklahoma College Enid Observatory

Northern Oklahoma College Enid campus is at the corner of Randolph and Michael Hedges.

Groups may schedule visits to the observatory or planetarium by calling the astronomy center at (580) 548-2399.

Leona Mitchell Southern Heights Heritage Center

616 Leona Mitchell Blvd. — (580) 237-6989 or 402-2524

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday

Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for children

Dillingham Memorial Garden

5th & East Oklahoma

Open 24/7

Garfield County Demonstration Garden

316 E. Oxford

(580) 237-1228

Open 24/7

Demonstrates the growing habits of Oklahoma Proven trees and shrubs.

 4RKids Mini Golf

710 Overland Trail

(580) 237-7888


Hours: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 9 p.m. Sunday.

Midgley Museum

1001 Sequoyah

(580) 234-7265

Open 1-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 2-4:30 p.m. or by appointment Saturday. Admission free, donations welcome.


Splash Pads

Champion Park: 700 N. 10th

Hoover: 3000 W. Oklahoma

Open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. every day

Meadowlake Park Rides

Ferris wheel, carousel, train rides, paddle boats, sno-cones and more

6-9 p.m. Thursday through Sunday

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Malan is entertainment editor and astronomy columnist for the News & Eagle.

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