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April Event Calendar for Oklahoma City

Top Events and Things to Do for April 2014

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This is the 2014 April Calendar for the major events all around the Oklahoma City metro area, an index summary listing with links to detailed information on each.
 

EASTER EVENTS

  • Throughout April
  • Where to See the Easter Bunny
  • Community egg hunts in Moore, Norman and elsewhere
 

Oklahoma City Thunder Basketball at the Chesapeake Energy Arena

 

Oklahoma City Barons Hockey at the Cox Convention Center

 

Lyric Theatre at the Plaza Presents "Triangle (A new musical)"

  • Through April 5th
 

OKC Theatre Company Presents "Jesus Christ Superstar" at the Civic Center's Freede Little Theatre

  • April 3-20
 

38th Annual Medieval Fair at Norman's Reaves Park

  • April 4-6
  • Journey to a time of kings, queens and knights in shining armor
  • Features arts and crafts, food, games, jousting tournaments, costume contests and more
 

Oklahoma City Philharmonic presents Ma Plays Schumann

  • April 5th
 

MetroFamily Magazine's Kids Fest at Cox Convention Center

  • April 5th
  • Robotics activities, petting zoo, music, inflatables, prizes and more
  • See official site for details
 

32nd Annual Redbud Classic in NW OKC/Nichols Hills

  • April 5-6
  • Running, walking and bicycling events to benefit The Anna's House Foundation
 

Plaza Sunday in the Plaza District

  • April 6th
  • Monthly event on first Sunday features live music, sidewalk chalk games for the kids, store specials and more
 

Joe Bonamassa at Chesapeake Energy Arena

 

"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" at the Civic Center Music Hall

 

Take-9 at The Red Room in Norman

  • April 9th, 17th and 26th
  • Live sketch comedy show with audience interaction, music, giveaways and more
  • See take9online.com for more information
 

Oklahoma City RedHawks Games at the Bricktown Ballpark

  • Home Opener is April 11th
  • 11 April Home Games in OKC
  • Match-ups against New Orleans, Nashville and Round Rock
 

Western Heritage Awards at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

  • April 11-12
  • Honors the legacy of those whose works in literature, music, film, and television reflect the significant stories of the American West
  • For reservations and ticket information, call (405) 478-2250, Ext. 219
 

Southwest Street Rod Nationals at State Fair Park

 

KMGL Spring Fling at Riverwind Casino

 

Birth & Baby Connection at the Reed Center in Midwest City

  • April 12th
  • Free event features vendors, doula and midwife connection events, lectures and Q&A sessions on cloth diapering, Vbac, breastfeeding, baby wearing and more
  • See Facebook page for more information
 

Greater Oklahoma Bluegrass Music Society Concert/Jam at at Oklahoma Country-Western Museum & Hall of Fame in Del City

  • April 12th
  • Family-friendly bluegrass concert
  • Get more information at gobms.org
 

89ers Day Parade on Main Street in Norman

  • April 12th
  • Celebration of the anniversary of the Great Land Run of 1889
  • See official site for more information
 

Oklahoma City Roller Derby at the Cox Convention Center

 

18th Annual Allie Reynolds Memorial Red Earth Golf Tournament at the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club

  • April 14th
  • Proceeds benefit the Red Earth Museum and Festival
  • For more information, call (405) 427-5228
 

Oklahoma City Ballet Presents "Beauty and the Beast"

  • April 18-19
 

Annual Remembrance at the OKC National Memorial

  • 9am, April 19th
  • 168 seconds of silence under the Survivor Tree
 

OKC Heart Walk at the Bricktown Ballpark

  • April 19th
  • Annual non-competitive walk to support fight against heart disease and stroke
  • See official site or call (405) 948-2123 for more information
 

Gramling Steam Locomotive at the Oklahoma Railway Museum

  • April 19-20
  • Visitors can ride in vintage passenger cars pulled by restored 1930's era coal-burning engine
  • $18 for 40-minute ride (under 3 free on lap); runs at 9:15, 11:15, 1:15, and 3:15
  • Be an engineer of the train for 30 minutes on April 18th; cost $125 (must be at least 18)
  • See oklahomarailwaymuseum.org for details
 

Earth Day in OKC

  • Events before and after April 22nd
  • The metro raises awareness on environmental issues
 

Oklahoma City Festival of the Arts in Downtown OKC

  • April 22-27
  • Visual, performance and culinary arts
  • Children's activities including poster art and face painting
 

An Evening With Midori at the Armstrong Auditorium

 

7th Annual Norman Music Festival on Streets of Downtown Norman

 

H&8th Night Market

  • April 25th
  • Monthly family and pet-friendly street festival
  • Food trucks, COOP craft beer, live music and more
 

Oklahoma City Philharmonic presents Neil Sedaka

  • April 25-26
 

Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon Events

  • April 25-27
  • Emotional event - "Run to Remember"
  • Health Expo and Race Events
 

Thunderkatz Cat Show at State Fair Park

  • April 26-27
  • Annual Championship and household pet charity cat show
  • Rescued kittens and cats available for adoption
  • See official site for more information
 

Gramling Steam Locomotive at the Oklahoma Railway Museum

  • April 26-27
  • Visitors can ride in vintage passenger cars pulled by restored 1930's era coal-burning engine
  • $18 for 40-minute ride (under 3 free on lap); runs at 9:15, 11:15, 1:15, and 3:15
  • Be an engineer of the train for 30 minutes on April 25th; cost $125 (must be at least 18)
  • See oklahomarailwaymuseum.org for details
 

United Scottish Clans of Oklahoma Present: The 8th Annual Iron Thistle Scottish Heritage Festival and Highland Games

  • April 26-27
  • Kirkpatrick Family Farm in Yukon
  • Centuries old tradition in which skills of athletes, bagpipers, and dancers are tested and displayed
  • Featuring competition, music, dance, food, children's play area, shopping and more
 

Extreme Racing at Remington Park

  • April 27th
  • Featuring camels, ostriches and zebras competing for their chance in the Winner’s Circle
 

Oklahoma City Philharmonic presents "Fiesta!"

  • April 27th
  • Discovery family series concert features celebratory music from around the world
 
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