Audiences across North America are toasting a new production of Fiddler on the Roof. Rich with musical hits you know and love, including "Tradition," "Sunrise, Sunset;" "If I Were a Rich Man," "Matchmaker, Matchmaker" and "To Life (L'Chaim!)," Fiddler on the Roof is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter. Visit OKCBroadway.com.
Seven-time Grammy winner and Pollstar’s three-time top female country touring artist Carrie Underwood will bring her new arena tour, The Cry Pretty Tour 360, to Oklahoma City. Underwood will release her eagerly anticipated new album, Cry Pretty. Cry Pretty is her first studio album on Capitol Records Nashville and marks the first time she has co-produced her own album. Visit CarrieUnderwoodOfficial.com.
Celebrate the opening weekend of Scissortail Park with a free concert on the Love's Travel Stops Great Lawn and Stage featuring Kings of Leon! The grand opening of Scissortail Park will feature as three days of music, food trucks and family activities. Visit ScissortailPark.org.
Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare and director Tyler Woods Oct. 3–26. This classic Shakespeare play is suitable for all ages. Tickets are $20 to $30. For information, visit OKShakes.org.
Help support Oklahoma City Museum of Art's special programs and exhibitions with one of the best beer tasting events in OKC, featuring more than 80 varieties of beer, food from local restaurants, live music by HOOK and the Capital Distributing Roof Terrace Beer Garden. Visit OKCMOA.com for tickets.
One of the most treasured fall traditions in Oklahoma City, Pumpkinville will be Oct. 4–20 at Myriad Botanical Gardens. The Children’s Garden transforms into a pumpkin town featuring thousands of pumpkins, gourds, a variety of fall foliage and tons of fun activities. The cost is free for members and children under 2 and $8 per person.
This three-day celebration of rowing, kayaking, dragon boating, whitewater rafting and family fun includes the Oklahoma City University Head of the Oklahoma race; OGE NightSprints; and a family festival featuring food trucks, beer gardens, a front-row seat for all the racing—and RIVERSPORT Adventures!
OKC Town Hall welcomes China foreign policy expert Michael Pillsbury to its lecture series on Oct. 17. A Defense Department consultant and adviser to six presidents, his latest book is China: The Hundred-Year Marathon. Each of the lectures will start at 11 a.m. Season tickets for the lecture series are $90 each. Season luncheon tickets are $120. Visit OKCTownHall.com.
Braum's An Affair of the Heart will be held Oct. 18–20 in the Bennett Event Center at State Fair Park! This three-day shopping event features unique, one-of-a-kind and often handmade items from jewelry and handbags to furniture, clothing and gourmet foods. Visit AAOTH.com/HeartOfOklahomaCity for tickets and pricing.
Haunt the Zoo for Halloween, Oklahoma’s favorite Halloween event, is bigger and better than ever with festive activities and trick-or-treating throughout the zoo during the day. Mark the calendar for the last two weekends of October and get ready for a Halloween adventure like no other! Additional fees apply. Visit OKCZoo.org.
Stockyards Stampede is an annual event celebrating the history of the Oklahoma National Stockyards and the importance of Oklahoma’s agricultural and Western heritage with fun and educational opportunities for both urban and rural families. Chuckwagons, blacksmiths, gunfighters, carriage rides, food trucks and a children’s educational area with commodity trailers, tractors, straw mazes and games will all be highlighted in the district.
Guns 'N Roses presents their "Not in This Lifetime" Tour on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Tickets for the popular rock band are on sale and available at GunsNRoses.com/Tour.
Nickelodeon and VStar Entertainment Group present PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure,” an action-packed, music-filled production. The heroic pups from the animated preschool series PAW Patrol, produced by Spin Master Entertainment, embark on a pirate-themed adventure to uncover hidden treasure during the hit live stage show. Tickets at Ticketmaster.com, Chesapeake Energy Arena Box Office or by phone at 800.745.3000.