April Event Calendar for Oklahoma City

Top Events and Things to Do for April 2017

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This is the 2017 April Calendar for the major events all around the Oklahoma City metro area, an index summary listing with links to detailed information on each.

Oklahoma City Thunder Basketball at the Chesapeake Energy Arena


Lyric Theatre at the Plaza Presents "I Am My Own Wife"


    41st Annual Medieval Fair at Norman's Reaves Park

    • March 31 - April 2
    • Journey to a time of kings, queens and knights in shining armor
    • Features arts and crafts, food, games, jousting tournaments, costume contests and more
    • Get detailed event information


    Carpenter Square Theatre Presents "The Whipping Man"

    • March 31 – April 22
    • Get company and ticket purchasing information


    MetroFamily Magazine's Kids Fest at Cox Convention Center

    • April 1
    • Robotics activities, petting zoo, music, inflatables, prizes and more
    • See official site for details


    KMGL Spring Fling 2017 at Riverwind Casino


    Winter Jam 2017 at Chesapeake Energy Arena


    Oklahoma City Dodgers Games at the Bricktown Ballpark

    • Home opener April 6
    • 13 April Home Games in OKC
    • Match-ups against Iowa, Nashville and Memphis
    • Get ticket information


    Cork & Canvas - Positive Tomorrows Fundraiser at Science Museum Oklahoma

    • April 6
    • Positive Tomorrows is non-profit school for homeless children
    • Event features live and silent auction, wine pairings, cocktails and more
    • See official site for ticket information


    OVO from Cirque du Soleil at Chesapeake Energy Arena


    OKC Theatre Company's Native American New Play Festival

    • April 6-14
    • Staged readings, dancers, singers, storytellers, visual artists and more.


    Girl Scouts Science Overnight at Science Museum Oklahoma

    • April 7
    • All night event of science fun


    Oklahoma City Philharmonic presents “Under the Streetlamp”

    • April 7-8
    • Classic radio hits


    Southwest Street Rod Nationals at State Fair Park


    OKC Heart Walk at the Bricktown Ballpark

    • April 8
    • Annual non-competitive walk to support fight against heart disease and stroke
    • See official site or call (405) 948-2123 for more information


    Gladys Knight at Grand Casino & Resort


    Kris Kristofferson at Riverwind Casino


    Greater Oklahoma Bluegrass Music Society Concert/Jam at at Oklahoma Country-Western Museum & Hall of Fame in Del City

    • April 8
    • Family-friendly bluegrass concert
    • Get more information at gobms.org


    35th Annual Redbud Classic in NW OKC/Nichols Hills

    • April 8-9
    • Running, walking and bicycling events to benefit Peppers Ranch


    Oklahoma City Philharmonic presents “A Philharmonic Gala”

    • April 15


    Kansas at Riverwind Casino


    Edmond's Heard on Hurd Street Festival

    • April 15
    • Monthly event features food trucks, live music and pop-up shops



    • Beginning early April
    • Get Easter information on where to See the Easter Bunny in OKC, as well as details on community egg hunts in Yukon, Norman and elsewhere


    Neil Diamond at Chesapeake Energy Arena


    Annual Remembrance at the OKC National Memorial

    • 9 a.m. April 19th
    • 168 seconds of silence under the Survivor Tree


    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers at Chesapeake Energy Arena


    Western Heritage Awards at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

    • April 21-22
    • Honors the legacy of those whose works in literature, music, film, and television reflect the significant stories of the American West
    • For reservations and ticket information, call (405) 478-2250, Ext. 219


    Oklahoma City Ballet Presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

    • April 21-23


    "Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music" at the Cox Convention Center

    • April 22


    Earth Day in OKC

    • Events before and after April 22nd
    • The metro raises awareness on environmental issues


    Extreme Racing at Remington Park

    • April 23
    • Featuring camels, ostriches and zebras competing for their chance in the Winner’s Circle


    Oklahoma City Festival of the Arts in Downtown OKC

    • April 25-30
    • Visual, performance and culinary arts
    • Children's activities including poster art and face painting
    • Get detailed event information


    Eroica Trio at the Armstrong Auditorium


    10th Annual Norman Music Festival on Streets of Downtown Norman


    Gary Allan at Riverwind Casino


    Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon Events

    • April 28-30
    • Emotional event - "Run to Remember"
    • Health Expo and Race Events


    United Scottish Clans of Oklahoma Present: The Annual Iron Thistle Scottish Heritage Festival and Highland Games

    • April 28-30
    • Kirkpatrick Family Farm in Yukon
    • Centuries old tradition in which skills of athletes, bagpipers, and dancers are tested and displayed
    • Featuring competition, music, dance, food, children's play area, shopping and more
    • Get detailed event information


    Wayne Brady at Riverwind Casino


    for King & Country at Frontier City


    Stars Go Dim at Frontier City


    Greater Oklahoma Bluegrass Music Society Concert/Jam at at Oklahoma Country-Western Museum & Hall of Fame in Del City

    • April 29
    • 5th Saturday Gospel Concert
    • Get more information at gobms.org


    For more information on upcoming Oklahoma City events, keep checking in.

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