'Steel Magnolias'

Catina Sandvall as Truvy during a rehearsal of the Gaslight Theatre production of "Steel Magnolias" March 13. (Billy Hefton / Enid News & Eagle)

Billy Hefton / Enid News & Eagle

March 23-29

THEATER [Friday-Saturday]

'Steel Magnolias,' 8 p.m., Gaslight Theatre, 221 N. Independence. Tickets are $15 for adult, $12 for military and $8 for students. To purchase, go to gaslighttheatre.org.

EVENT [Saturday]

Boy Scout Car Show, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Chisholm Trail Expo Center. Cars will be judged in a variety of categories. Boy Scouts will serve breakfast and lunch. Admission is free. For more info, call (580) 237-0238.

EVENT [Saturday]

Red Brick Road Food Truck & Art Festival, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., 200 block of East Maple. Live music, food and beverages. There is a $2 fee to get in, plus purchase of food items. For more info, go to enidevents.com


March 30-April 5

EVENT [Saturday]

Dutch Oven Cooking, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center. Learn to cook in your backyard from outdoor educator Luann Waters. Cost is $25 per person. Pre-register by March 24 by calling (580) 237-1907.

EVENT [Saturday]

Easter Eggstravaganza, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oakwood Christian Church, 401 N. Oakwood. Free egg hunts, inflatables and crafts. For more info, go to myoakwood.org.

EVENT [Wednesday]

Planetarium Show, 7 p.m., Mackie Planetarium, Randolph & Michael Hedges. Admission is free, but donation of non-perishable food items for Loaves and Fishes is encouraged. For more info, call (580) 548-2314.


April 6-12

EVENT [Friday]

First Friday, 6-9 p.m., downtown Enid. Downtown celebration of local business with musicians, specials, refreshments and more. For more information, find Main Street Enid on Facebook.

EVENT [Saturday]

The Glories of Gardening, 8 a.m., Autry Technology Center, 1201 W. Willow. Registration fee is $35. Professional gardeners will present seminars on a variety of topics. To register, call (580) 237-1228.

EVENT [Saturday]

Corvette Expo XXV, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Chisholm Trail Expo Center, 111 W. Purdue. Presented by Corvettes of Enid. Admission is $5 for adults, $1 for children under 12. Military in uniform admitted free. For more info, go to corvettesofenid.com.

EVENT [Saturday-Sunday]

'Get Happy! With the Songs of Judy Garland,' 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Enid Symphony Center, 301 W. Broadway. Tickets start at $15; purchase at enidsymphony.org.

EVENT [Sunday]

Gala of the Royal Horses, 3 p.m., Chisholm Trail Expo Center Pavilion, 111 W. Purdue. VIP seats $50 for adults and $25 for children. Adult tickets are $40. Children 12 and under receive $25 discount; seniors $10 discount. For tickets, go to www.monumentalevents.com, or call (800) 626-8497.


THINGS 2 DO

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.


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, Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for seniors and 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.


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, shrubs and other plants.