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February 05, 2016

OK Mozart announces Grammy award winning Catherine Russell in concert lineup Rhiannon Giddens accepts Broadway role News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

OK Mozart announces Grammy award winning Catherine Russell in concert lineup Rhiannon Giddens accepts Broadway role

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — OK Mozart is pleased to announce that Grammy Award winning Catherine Russell, of legendary musical heritage, and who the Wall Street Journal describes as “one of the outstanding singers of our time” will replace Rhiannon Giddens at the 2016 OK Mozart festival on Thursday, June 16. Russell’s fifth album entitled “Bring it Back” will be the title of her performance at the OK Mozart festival, with the addition of the subtitle “Heiress to Blues and...

February 02, 2016

OK MOZART ANNOUNCES 2016 FESTIVAL LINEUP…featuring Oklahoma orchestras with renowned crossovers, guest artist, and chamber music  News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

OK MOZART ANNOUNCES 2016 FESTIVAL LINEUP…featuring Oklahoma orchestras with renowned crossovers, guest artist, and chamber music

BARTLESVILLE, OK – OK Mozart International Festival is pleased to announce the talented lineup for the 2016 OK Mozart Festival, held June 11-18 in Bartlesville.  Performers were officially announced at the 2016 Launch Party, held last Thursday at the Bartlesville Community Center. OK Mozart's Executive Director, Randy Thompson announced lineup and theme "Mozart and His Musical Heirs."  Thompson continued, "I think you will agree that our festival is still great. I think it's going to be even...

January 25, 2016

Free 2016 Green Country Travel Publications Are Available Now News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Free 2016 Green Country Travel Publications Are Available Now

You may not be thinking about vacations in the middle of January, but this is the perfect time to begin looking at some great close-by getaways right here in northeast Oklahoma’s Green Country. To get you started, Green Country Marketing Association has the perfect tools—three beautiful travel publications complete with all you need to plan some amazing adventures. What’s more amazing…they are free! The 2016 Guide to Green Country, the SHOP. DINE. FUN!, and the Green Country Attractions Map are...

January 19, 2016

OK Mozart chosen as a finalist for the Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards by the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

OK Mozart chosen as a finalist for the Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards by the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits

BARTLESVILLE, OK – OK Mozart International Festival is pleased to announce the organization's first-ever nomination as a finalist for the Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards by the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits.  OK Mozart is one of two dozen Oklahoma organizations declared as finalists, all vying for the top award as the state's top nonprofit and winner of $10,000. OK Mozart's Executive Director, Randy Thompson states, "We are pleased and honored to be nominated in the Arts and Humanities category and...

January 13, 2016

February 13th the Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra will present LOVE ON STAGE.   News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

February 13th the Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra will present LOVE ON STAGE.

February 13th the Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra will present LOVE ON STAGE.  This is a full-length mostly-pops concert featuring a variety of musical styles and selections, all centered around love and romance. The music on the program comes from decades of popular songs, the classical stages of orchestra, opera and ballet, and the movie screen.  Over twenty selections will provide a wonderful variety of symphonic sounds to add that extra romance and enjoyment to the holiday. The concert will feature special...

January 06, 2016

Tallgrass Prairie Preserve seeks docent volunteers News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Tallgrass Prairie Preserve seeks docent volunteers

Those who might enjoy sharing information about The Nature Conservancy's tall­grass Prairie ecosystem to visitors from all around the  world at the  Joseph H. Williams Tall­grass Prairie Preserve, north of Pawhuska, may join morning classes for  new  docent volunteers on Feb. 6 and 13. The volunteer program promotes The Nature Conservancy's mission to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends, through tall­grass prairie ecosystem restoration at the Tallgrass Prairie...

January 06, 2016

Live Music Calendar for January 2016! News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Live Music Calendar for January 2016!

JANUARY LIVE MUSIC CALENDAR Osage Casino 918 Bar 1/8 & 1/9 Friday & Saturday – 9pm – Signal Twenty-Nine1/15 & 1/16 Friday & Saturday – 9pm – Chance Anderson1/29 & 1/30 Friday & Saturday – 9pm – Hi-Fidelics Frank and Lola’s Restaurant & Bar 1/9 Saturday – 10pm – Green Corn Rebellion1/16 Saturday – 10pm – Aaron Lee Tasjan1/23 Saturday – 10pm – Dustin Pittsley Band1/30 Saturday – 10pm – Wink...

January 05, 2016

Blood Donors Invited to 7th Annual 97.5 KMOD New Year Drive - Jan. 16 News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Blood Donors Invited to 7th Annual 97.5 KMOD New Year Drive - Jan. 16

The 97.5KMOD New Year Blood Drive with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) marks seven years of rockin’ Oklahomans giving life-saving blood donations. Bartlesville-area residents can donate Saturday, January 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Washington Park Mall, for a chance to win a 2016 Rocklahoma VIP prize package*. Each donor will also receive a limited edition KMOD Star Wars themed T-shirt*, while supplies last. “97.5 KMOD provides the enthusiasm needed at this critical time to encourage community support of blood...

December 29, 2015

Osage Casino-Bartlesville is the place to bring in 2016  News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Osage Casino-Bartlesville is the place to bring in 2016

Osage Casino-Bartlesville is the place to bring in 2016   (BARTLESVILLE, Okla.) - Osage Casino-Bartlesville offers a safe, yet exciting alternative to New Year’s Eve by offering hotel packages, seafood buffet and limo service.   Packages start at $125 at the Hampton Inn, 130 SE Washington Blvd., where guests can enjoy two seafood buffets, a king or double queen room, two $20 Free Plays and party favors.   In another package, guests can enjoy round-trip limo service and one night at the Hilton...

December 21, 2015

Upcoming live music at Osage Casino Bartlesville News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Upcoming live music at Osage Casino Bartlesville

Upcoming live music at Osage Casino Bartlesville Osage Casino Bartlesville will have live music on Saturday night December 26th featuring Back Roads Band starting at 9 pm. Then on Thursday December 31st, New Year’s Eve Osage Casino will have live music featuring Darrel Cole Band starting at 9 pm. Come out and listen to some great music and try your luck with exciting state-of-the art electronic games or one of the Table games. Osage Casino is located west of