A howling success

Doc, a harlequin Great Dane, paints a canvas at the Creative Arts Enid booth during a past Main Street Enid’s Downtown Dogfest on the courthouse lawn.

June 14-20

EVENT [Friday-Saturday]

Chautauqua in the Park, 10:30 a.m. and noon workshops each day, with scholar presentations and entertainment starting at 6:30 in the evening, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th. For more information, call (580) 237-1907.

EVENT [Friday-Saturday]

Van Buren Cruisers Reunion, 7-30-11:30 p.m. cruising Friday and Saturday with car show 5-8 p.m. Saturday at Central Christian Church, 1111 W. Broadway. For more info, visit VanBuren Cruisers on Facebook.

EVENT [Saturday]

Downtown Dogfest, 10 a.m. to noon, Garfield County Court House lawn. Doggie goodie bags, games, activities, treats and much more. For more information, call (580) 234-1052.

EVENT [Saturday]

Sandwiches in the Park, 1-3 p.m., Watermelon Campbell Park, across the street from Railroad Museum of Oklahoma, 702 N. Washington. Admission is $5 per person and includes food, giveaways and more. For information, call (580) 233-3051.

MUSIC [Saturday]

Country Western Dance, 7-11 p.m., Enid Moose Lodge, 302 E. Purdue. Music by Sidewinders. Cost is $10 per person. For more info, call (580) 237-7779.

June 21-27

MUSIC [Thursday]

Old Fashioned Hymn Sing, 7 p.m., Stride Bank Center. Join Tom Nix and his friends and sing some of your favorite hymns. Tickets are $5 each. To purchase go to stridebankcenter.com, call 855-TIX-ENID, or visit the box office.

June 28-July 4

THEATER [Friday-Sunday]

'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' 8 p.m., Government Springs Park. Free to the public. For more information, go to gaslighttheatre.org.

EVENT [Saturday-Sunday]

A Midsummer Medieval Faire, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Government Springs Park. Artisans, crafter, entertainers and much more will be on hand. For more info, find Enid Event Company on Facebook

EVENT [Saturday]

Family Saturday, 1-3 p.m., Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 S. 4th. Activities focused around pinwheels. For more information, call (580) 237-1907.

EVENT [Saturday]

Country Western Dance, 7-11 p.m., Enid Moose Lodge, 302 E. Purdue. Music by HonkyTonk Time. Cost is $10 per person. For more info, call (580) 237-7779.

EVENT [Thursday]

Leonardo's Hometown Celebration, 10 a.m. to noon, Leonardo's Children's Museum, 200 E. Maple. Live music, face painting, refreshments, all-day admission to the museum and more. Cost is $5 for members or $9 for non-members. Free to active duty military. For more info, go to the event Facebook page.


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. Friday and Saturday, 2-9 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

Champlin Pool

Adams & Cherokee

Lap swim 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday-Sunday

Open swim noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday

Aqua cardio 6-7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday

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