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October 22, 2014

Sneak Preview of OK Mozart's 2015 Showcase Events News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Sneak Preview of OK Mozart's 2015 Showcase Events

SNEAK PREVIEW OF OK MOZART’S 2015 SHOWCASE EVENTS Exciting Lineup of Music, Lectures and Related Cultural Events Already on Tap   BARTLESVILLE – OK Mozart Festival’s Showcase Events director, Judy Moreland, is bursting with enthusiasm over the Showcase lineup for the 2015 Festival set for June 6-13, which will feature a wide and newly diverse array of culturally related daytime events for the general public. Musical events range from soft jazz, Southern gospel, light classical and what popular...

October 20, 2014

The Acrobats of China Featuring New Shanghai Circus News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

The Acrobats of China Featuring New Shanghai Circus

This is a must see event for the entire family! The Acrobats of China featuring New Shanghai Circus deliver a fast-paced, exciting production showcasing dramatic interpretation of classic Chinese dance and physical performance art. You'll love the revolving line-up of internationally award-winning acts including the playful lion dance, lasso fun, delightful diabolo, incredible hoop-diving, bicycle party, thrilling aerial ballet, daring chair stack, and marvelous spinning plates in this huge production show. It's a stunning...

October 20, 2014

Family Life Symposium presents Dr. Gary Chapman News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Family Life Symposium presents Dr. Gary Chapman

Family Life Symposium -The 5 Love Languages Thursday, October 23, 2014 to Friday, October 24, 2014 Save the date October 23-24, 2014. Free Community Presentation:Enhancing Love in the Family as it relates to marriage, children and teenagers for parents, grandparents, educators, commuinty leaders, Thursday Oct. 23 6:30 - 8:30 pm at Tri County Technology Center's Event Center. Family life symposium presents- Dr. Gary Chapman Author of "The 5 love Languages". Dr. Gary Chapman's 45 year marriage to Karolyn plus over 35...

October 15, 2014

6th Annual Ghost Walk to Feature New Stories and Locations News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

6th Annual Ghost Walk to Feature New Stories and Locations

6th Annual Ghost Walk to Feature New Stories and Locations   The 6th annual Award-Winning Downtown Bartlesville Ghost Walk is Wednesday and Thursday, October 22rd and 23th, beginning 6pm at the Frank Phillips Club in the Kress Building, 206 SE Frank Phillips Boulevard. Six historic locations will feature fact-based stories of the characters and events from the pages of Bartlesville’s colorful history researched by the Bartlesville History Museum. Enjoy entertainers, magicians, card readers, fortune tellers and...

October 13, 2014

Bartlesville Depot places 5th in contest out of nearly 100 Chamber offices. News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Bartlesville Depot places 5th in contest out of nearly 100 Chamber offices.

Congratulations to The Depot Our chamber office, which is housed in the historic train depot, recently took fifth place in a contest sponsored by The Chamber Executive Network newsletter, a 30-year-old publication advising chambers of commerce leaders in the U.S. and Canada.  Our office was prominently featured in last months’ issue of the newsletter along with several other winners and finalists from across the country for best or most unique chamber office.  A newsletter spokesman said judges examined...

October 13, 2014

8th Annual Spook-A-Rama at Bartlesville Kiddie Park News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

8th Annual Spook-A-Rama at Bartlesville Kiddie Park

Thursday October 16 to Saturday, October 18, 2014 The 2014, 8th Annual Spook-A-Rama at the Kiddie Park will be as big and wonderful a Halloween extravaganza as ever. The House of the Bogey Man Haunted House and Wacky Science Show, plus all the usual attractions will be open and ready to thrill! - Just add your child in their Halloween best for instant fun for all the family. The House of the Bogeyman Haunted House is a main attraction of Spook-A-Rama, it takes over the space usually occupied by the Bumper Cars. Please us...

October 10, 2014

Bartlesville Downtown Christmas Parade is seeking a Grand Marsh News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Bartlesville Downtown Christmas Parade is seeking a Grand Marsh

Bartlesville Downtown Christmas Parade is seeking a Grand Marshall, Parade Sponsors & Entries Preparations have begun for one of Bartlesville’s traditional holiday events — the Christmas parade. The Grand Marshall of the annual Bartlesville Christmas Parade will be someone who shows outstanding commitment to improving and promoting the community. This individual, or couple, will have exceptional devotion to community service, community development, and the advancement of those living within the...

October 09, 2014

Family Arts Festival at Price Tower Arts Center News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Family Arts Festival at Price Tower Arts Center

Family Arts Festival at Price Tower Arts Center Saturday, October 11, 2014 (Bartlesville, Okla.) Planning has already started for the annual Family Arts Festival at Price Tower Arts Center in downtown Bartlesville at 510 Dewey Ave. The event, in its 12th year, is set for October 11 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The festival is free for all to attend. The day-long event includes hands-on crafts and games for kids of all ages to enjoy with their families. Each year the Family Arts Festival includes a youth art...

October 08, 2014

The Play Tower returns to Sooner Park in Bartlesville News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

The Play Tower returns to Sooner Park in Bartlesville

The Play Tower that was designed by acclaimed Oklahoma architect Bruce Goff was returned to its original location in Sooner Park on Tuesday October 7th after having been taken down last year to be restored. The Tower was built in 1963 but closed in the early 1990’s due to deterioration. Last year, Bartlesville city officials and ConocoPhillps began a fund raising campaign to restore the tower. There is still work to be done before it is ready to be opened, the guy wires that help stabilize the structure need to be...

October 02, 2014

Cow Thieves and Outlaws Reunion will be held on Saturday News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Cow Thieves and Outlaws Reunion will be held on Saturday

Cow Thieves and Outlaws Reunion. What began as a party in 1927, when Bartlesville oilman Frank Phillips played host to cowboys, socialites, thieves, bankers, and lawmen at his country estate, is now an annual tradition that preserves the history and heritage of the American West. It is the major fundraising event benefiting the Frank Phillips Foundation, the non-profit that owns and operates the 3700 acre wildlife preserve, museum and ranch.  The Cow Thieves & Outlaws Reunion is held outdoors at Woolaroc’s...