Corvette Expo

The annual Enid Corvette Expo will be held April 11 at Enid Event Center. 

Billy Hefton | Enid News & Eagle

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 XXVI, 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 [Saturday]

CDSA International Wine Tour, 7 p.m., The Non-Profit Center, 114 S. Independence. Event features food and wine from five nations and benefits early childhood programs. Tickets are $75 per person. Purchase at The Non-Profit Center or at cdsaok.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.


April 13-19

EVENT [Saturday]

Junknanza, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 200 block of East Maple. Bring and sell the stuff you want to get rid of. Prize for best decorated space. Food truck will be present. For more info, go to enidevents.com/events/junknanza.

EVENT [Saturday]

Ballin' For Kids: EPD vs. EFD, 10 a.m., Mabee Center, 2401 E. Maine. Presented by Enid Elite Basketball. Contests, concessions, prizes and more. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children over 12. Kids 12 and under are free. 

EVENT [Saturday]

Mega Monster Truck Tour, 7:30 p.m., Chisholm Trail Expo Center, 111 W. Purdue. See trucks like Barbarian, Raminator, Fluffy and Radical Motion. Also includes Tuff Truck competition and Hot Rod Power Wheel Races. VIP tickets: $30 for adult, $20 youth and $20 military. General admission: $20 adults, $15 youth and military. For more info, go to www.megapromotionstour.com.

EVENT [Thursday]

United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oakwood Country Club. RSVP for event by calling (580) 237-0821.'


April 20-26

EVENT [Friday]

Back to the Eighties Party, 7 p.m., Central National Bank Center. 4RKids fundraiser featuring the Bringin' It Back band. Cost is $5 per person. Auction, dancing, contests and more. Buy tickets at www.4rkids.com

EVENT [Saturday-Sunday]

Hanor Smokin' Red Dirt BBQ, 3-11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, downtown Enid. Annual event brings barbecuers to downtown with free burgers, people's choice, KidsQ and much more. For more info, go to reddirtbbq.com.

EVENT [Saturday]

Tour de Trykes Criterium, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., downtown. Bicyclists race through a closed course downtown featuring riders racing up to 35 mph. For more info, call (580) 977-6989.

EVENT [Saturday]

Land Run Beer Fest, 5 p.m., Central National Bank Center. Sample more than 100 craft beers, plus listen to some live music. Tickets are $35 for general admission and $60 for VIP. VIP includes entry 30 minutes prior to start time, special beers and souvenir item. To purchase tickets, go to cnbcenter.com.


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.