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Fall Event Guide

Sep 17, 2019
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SEPTEMBER

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Western Movie Matinee: Annie Oakley (1935)
When:  Wednesday, September 4
Time:  1:00 p.m.
Cost:  Free Admission
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

In this big-budget biopic, a young Barbara Stanwyck plays the famous female sharpshooter who gained worldwide fame in the late 19th century for her marksmanship and mythology. Co-starring Preston Foster and Melvyn Douglas, this rather urban Western provides an interesting look at the Wild West shows that captured imaginations in the decades before Western movies came along. 90 minutes. Ages 8+.

 

Doggie Paddle
When:  Thursday, September 5th
Time:  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Cost:  $7.50 per dog (150 dogs maximum)
Where:  The Station Aquatic Center (700 S. Broadway Ave.)

Two dogs are allowed per handler, all handlers must be 16 years old. Dogs must be friendly and you must show proof of rabies vaccination with rabies certificate and have a rabies tag on your dog.  City tags will be on sale. Dog owners will not be allowed to swim. Pre-register your dog at www.cityofmoore.com/fun. Moore Pawsabilities volunteer group will be accepting donations for the Moore Animal Welfare & Adoption Center. 

 

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Saturdays for Kids: Native American Games
When:  Saturday, September 7
Time:  10:00 a.m. - Noon
Cost:  Free Admission
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

Test your skills as you play traditional games like Game of Grace, ring toss, and more.

Free for children and accompanying adults. Available while supplies last. This program is made possible, in part, with support from the Robert Glenn Rapp Foundation.

 

Tiger Safari Presents Wizarding World of Tiger Safari

When: Saturday, September 17 – October 31st

Time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cost: Call 405-381-9453 for details

 

Photo opportunities for wizards and witches of all ages as they dress up in their Hogwarts robes and get their pictures taken with Luna,  a real live Eurasian Eagle Owl. Pictures will be taken in front of a green screen so You’ll be able to hold Luna while standing in front of Hogwarts or in the Great Hall. If you don’t have your own robes, Gryffindor robes can be provided. You can also check out our “Care of Magical Creatures VIP” area where you’ll be able to learn about and interact with all sorts of new and interesting animals. Plenty of butter beer and other magical treats will be available.

 

 

Orr Family Farm Hometown Heroes Day

When: Saturday, September 21

Time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cost: Military members, police, firefighters, and EMT’s receive a $3 discount per ticket

 

Join us to celebrate our first responders on Hometown Heroes Day at the Farm! As a ‘thank you’ to our military members, police, firefighters and EMTs, we would like to invite you to the Farm for FREE and immediate family receives a $3 discount per ticket.

 


Moore Big Wheel Nationals
When:
  Saturday, September 21st
Time:  Check-In/Registration:  4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Races start at 6:00 p.m.
Ages:  Boys and Girls ages 4-8 yrs
Cost:  Free
Where:  Central Park Multipurpose Pavilion (700 S. Broadway Ave.)
Registration:  www.cityofmoore.com/fun.  Must be pre-registered before the races start. 

Get ready to race! 4-8 years old can race for free, but registration is required. We’ll provide a sponsored Big Wheel to each child. No need to bring your own. Free activities for the family.

 

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Cherokee Cultural Celebration
When:  Saturday, September 24
Time:  10:00 a.m. - Noon
Cost:  Free Admission
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

In partnership with the Cherokee Heritage Center in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, the National Cowboy Museum presents a Cherokee Cultural Celebration. Students will experience a variety of activities related to 19th century Cherokee culture and lifestyle. Hands-on participation in Cherokee games such as blow gun shooting, stickball playing, marbles, and chunkey will be presented. Demonstrations in pottery making, basket weaving, and finger weaving will show the unique Cherokee lifestyle of this time period. Other activity stations will introduce children to period toys, the Cherokee language, and storytellers sharing Cherokee lore. Museum galleries are open for self-directed tours. Students are encouraged to visit all stations and earn a prize for their participation. Free admission to celebration and Museum for students and chaperones (1 per 7 students). Suitable for Grades K – 8. Space provided to eat lunch. The event will be held rain or shine. A rain plan is established to allow the students to still enjoy many of the stations. Space limited, reserve a spot for your class now at (405) 478-2250 ext. 241. Register online at: Cherokee Cultural Celebration Registration


Friday Night Bytes
When:
  Friday, September 27th
Time:  6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Cost:  Free to attend
Where:  Multipurpose Pavilion and Amphitheater at Central Park
               700 S. Broadway Ave. 
Food Truck Festival with Live Music and Fun for the Entire Family! 
Food Trucks: TBA
Band:   Banana Seat

Enjoy an outdoor music and food truck festival. Live music by Banana Seat along with some of the best food trucks in Oklahoma. What better way to enjoy a Friday night.

 

Orr Family Farms Character Day
When:
  Saturday, September 28
Time:  11 a.m. – 1 p.m. & 2 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost:  Regular Admission

Join us at the Orr Family Farm for a special day of princesses and superheroes on Character Day! Event attendees are encouraged to participate in Character Day by wearing their favorite superhero or princess costume. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to meet real characters, so save the date and come out to the Farm! Admission includes regular Farm admission for the day.

 

OCTOBER

Orr Family Farm Fall Festivities Fireworks
When:  Saturdays (weather permitting) October 4 - 26
Time:  9:00 p.m.

Cost: Regular admission

The entire family will enjoy staying for this beautiful show during cool fall nights. Plus, every show is different! It’s the perfect ending for a fun, fall day at the Farm. All shows are weather permitting for the safety of our guests. Included in regular Farm admission for the day.

 

 

Orr Family Farm After Dark
When:  Saturdays (weather permitting) October 4 - 26
Time:  6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Cost: Regular admission

Join us after the sun goes down for even more Farm adventures. All our fall attractions will be open and illuminated with LED lighting and there will be glowsticks and accessories available for even more fun. Experience new thrills as you speed across the Farm on the zip line in the dark or battle the undead in the cover of night at Zombie Apocalypse Paintball. Explore our fall maze by flashlight or cuddle up with the family and toast marshmallows at a roaring fire pit. Guests can also enjoy a spectacular firework display (weather permitting) at 9 p.m.! Every show is different and it’s the perfect ending for a fun, fall day at the Farm.

 

Central Park Fall Arts & Crafts Marketplace
When:  Saturday, Oct. 5th
Time:  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Central Park Multipurpose Pavilion (700 S. Broadway Ave.). In case of inclement weather event will be moved inside The Station Recreation Center.
Fee for Vendor Spaces: 
$45.00 per covered space under the Pavilion (Limited spaces)
$40.00 per 10x10 space in the grass area (No electricity available)
$2.00 per table (Tables are limited)
Call 793-4332 for application to participate (Only one consultant of any direct sales company). 

Over 45 vendors selling handmade items, crafts, quilts, yard art, food, farm produce, direct sale products, and other type of crafts. For more information visit www.cityofmoore.com/centralpark  or call The Station at 793-4332.

 

 

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Kids Take Over the Cowboy: Little Buckaroos Round-Up/Pequeño de Vaqueros
When:  Saturday, October 5
Time:  10:00 a.m. - Noon
Cost:  Free Admission
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

Do you have what it takes to be a cowboy or cowgirl? A caballero o vaquero? Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month and discover the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the heritage and culture of the west. Test your skills at the Little Buckaroos Round-Up. Put on your favorite cowboy gear and join us for stick horse barrel races, roping, and more.

Free with Museum admission. Available while supplies last. This program is made possible, in part, with support from the Robert Glenn Rapp Foundation.

 

Little River Trail of Fear Presents:   Camp Deadwood
When:  Friday, October 18th
Time:  8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Ages:  Must be 12 or accompanied by an adult
Fee:  $5.00 per person
Where:  Little River Park
Tickets:  Available Online www.cityofmoore.com/fun or at The Station
Tickets are Limited

Years ago there was a camp at Little River Park. Mysteriously all the campers and counselors disappeared and the camp was abandoned. On some nights, screams have been heard through this 1/3 mile haunted trail. Only the strong will survive. Come join us Friday night and find out if fear lives in you.

 

Trail Of Fear – Volunteers Needed
If you are energetic and looking for some fun, then bring your best scare tactics to our Trail of Fears.  You must be at least 18 years of age.  Call 793-5090 and ask Chris for more information.

 

Mummy & Son Dance

When: Friday, October 25th 

Time:  7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Ages:  4-14 years of age

Fee: $5.00 per person, $10.00 the day of the dance per person

Where: The Station Recreation Center
Tickets: Purchase online at cityofmoore.com/fun or at The Station

Snacks, dancing, door prizes and tons of ghoulish and ghostly fun! What a great way for Mom and Son to enjoy time together. This is the place to be to celebrate a wonderful and fun day! 

 

 

Orr Family Trick “ORR” Treat at the Farm
When:  Saturday, October 26
Time:  10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Cost: Regular admission

Come out to the Orr Family Farm for our family-friendly Halloween spectacular! Attendees will enjoy the festivities at this favorite fall event. Included in regular Farm admission for the day.

 

 

Moore Pride Red Ribbon Parade
When:
  Saturday, October 26th
Time:  10:00 a.m.
Fee:  No Charge
Where:  Old Town Moore

Celebrating 30+ years, the Moore Red Ribbon Parade has been promoting drug free awareness in the Moore community since 1988. The national theme for 2019 is “Send a Message: Stay Drug Free.” Sponsors and entries are still being sought for the parade. If you’re interested in sponsoring please visit the Moore Pride Red Ribbon Parade’s Facebook page for up-to-date information.

 

 

Haunt Old Town
When:
  Saturday, October 26th
Time:  4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Fee:  No Charge
Where:  Old Town Moore

Bring your whole family for this trick or treating event. Inflatables, games, music, food trucks, arts and crafts and lots of candy. 

 

 

Fall Break Art Camp
When:
October 18th
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Ages: 6 to 12

Fee: $25

Where: The Station Recreation Center

Registration: August 1st –October 17th

Instructor:

Class Minimum: 10

Class Maximum: 25

Create colorful paintings, sculptures, jewelry, and more. You will use watercoolers, paint, crayons, beads, strings, and clay. So much fun and the best part is you get to keep and take home what you make.

 


Fall Break Gizmo’s, Gadgets, & Thang’s Camp Presents: Saving The Earth

When: October 18th    

Time: 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Ages: 7 to 14

Fee: $25

Where: The Station Recreation Center
Registration: August 1st –October 17th

Instructor:

Class Minimum: 10

Class Maximum: 25


Science has never been this much fun before. In this camp you will learn how to make bags out of t-shirts, make crafts from recycled projects, talk and learn more about how trash hurts the environment and how to help the environment and improve animal habitats. This is a fun-filled camp and action packed into a one day camp that is also very educational. Don’t miss out on this awesome chance to learn new and exciting things while also having a blast. 

 


Fall Break Basketball Camp

When: October 18th    

Time: 8:00 a.m .– 12:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 to 14

Fee: $25

Where: The Station Recreation Center
Registration: August 1st –October 17th 

Class Minimum: 20

Class Maximum: 150


For any young athlete who is looking to improve his or her skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun. What better way than by getting to play basketball for a week and learn some new things in the process. 

 

All Aboard Kids Club Special (Fall Break)

When: Friday, October 18th 

Time: 9:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.

Where: The Station Recreation Center

Ages: 7-12                                

Class Cost: Free for Passholders & Day PassHolders

Class Instructor: The Station Staff


Designed especially for Kids 7-12 years of age. Depending on the day, kids can play various sports and games in the gym ranging from basketball, soccer, dodgeball and much more. There will also be days and times where the youngsters can expand their mind by participating in arts and crafts as well having fun playing board games. The only requirements are that you are either a passholder or a day passholder and that children are between the ages of 7 and 12. We hope to see your kiddos come out and enjoy the fun as The Station really is a place for everyone. 

 

NOVEMBER

Orr’s Gourd Wild: Pumpkin Festival
When:  Saturday, November 2
Time:  10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Cost: Regular admission

Bring your old pumpkins out to the Farm to smash or use our unsold pumpkins for this pumpkin extravaganza! Guests can take a stroll through pumpkin guts and goo during the bash and destroy pumpkins in unique ways! The event will also feature lots of surprises, regular Farm activities and much more. Fall decorations will be on sale.

 

 

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Kids Take Over the Cowboy: Create a Tipi

When:  Saturday, November 2
Time:  10:00 a.m. - Noon
Cost:  Free Admission
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

The home of many Plains Indians, the tipi was sturdy and portable. Make your own and personalize it with symbols that are meaningful to you. Free with Museum admission. Available while supplies last. This program is made possible, in part, with support from the Robert Glenn Rapp Foundation.

 

 

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Hearth Basket Workshop

When:  Saturday, November 16
Time:  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Cost:  $35 (Museum Members - $30)
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

Every home needs a hearth basket to hold kindling, magazines or whatever you choose! Led by Basket Weavers Guild of Oklahoma, participants will create their own hearth basket, measuring approximately 20 inches long, 10 inches wide, and 14 inches high (with handle). All supplies provided; lunch is on your own. General Pricing: $35 Museum Members: $30 Register online by November 12 at nationalcowboymuseum.org/event/hearth-basket-workshop.  

 

 

Thanksgiving Break Art Camp

When: November 25th –November 27th    

Time: 9 a.m. -12 p.m.

Ages: 6 to 12

Fee: $55

Where: The Station Recreation Center

Registration: October 1st- November 24th 

Class Minimum: 10

Class Maximum: 25

 

Create colorful paintings, sculptures, jewelry, and more. You will use watercoolers, paint, crayons, beads, strings, and clay. So much fun and the best part is you get to keep and take home what you make.

 

Thanksgiving Break Gizmo’s, Gadgets, & Thang’s Camp Presents: Wacky Science

When: November 25th – November 27th      

Time: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Ages: 7 to 14

Fee: $55
Where: The Station Recreation Center

Registration: October 1st-November 24th 

Instructor:

Class Minimum: 10

Class Maximum: 25


Science has never been this much fun before. In this camp you will get to create and participate in experiments, make a mess, and get your hands dirty all in the name of Science. Don’t miss out in the action as this camp is sure to fill up fast.

 

 

Thanksgiving Break Basketball Camp

When: November 25th & 26th      

Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Ages: 7 to 14

Fee: $55

Where: The Station Recreation Center
Registration: August 1st – November 24th

Class Minimum: 20
Class Maximum: 150


For any young athlete who is looking to improve his or her skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun. What better way than by getting to play basketball for a week and learn some new things in the process. 

 

 

All Aboard Kids Club Special (Thanksgiving Break)

When: November 25th-November 29th Closed on Thanksgiving Day. 

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where: The Station Recreation Center

Ages: 7-12                                

Class Cost: Free for Passholders & Day Passholders

Class Instructor: The Station Staff


Designed especially for Kids 7-12 years of age. Depending on the day, kids can play various sports and games in the gym ranging from basketball, soccer, dodgeball and much more. There will also be days and times where the youngsters can expand their mind by participating in arts and crafts as well having fun playing board games. The only requirements are that you are either a passholder or a day passholder and that children are between the ages of 7 and 12. We hope to see your kiddos come out and enjoy the fun as The Station really is a place for everyone. We will not have the All Aboard Kids Club on Thanksgiving Day.

 

DECEMBER

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

A Date with the Duke: Donovan’s Reef

When:  Tuesday, December 3
Time:  5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Cost:  $40 (Museum Members - $35)
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

In Donovan’s Reef (1963), three World War II Navy veterans – Donovan (John Wayne), Doc Dedham (Jack Warden) and Gilhooley (Lee Marvin) – converge on the French Polynesian island of Haleakaloha and team up to deceive Dedham’s prim daughter Amelia (Elizabeth Allen), who just learned of her father’s existence and his inherited stock from the company of which she is chairman. She hopes to find just cause to reclaim his shares.

Dedham’s marriage to an island woman serves to further threaten his share in the company. Sparks and even a few fists fly between Donovan and Amelia before reconciliation and a romantic clinch at the end, in this sweet, sentimental comedy-drama. Register online by November 29th at nationalcowboymuseum.org/date-with-duke/DonavansReef

 

 

Breakfast with Santa
When:
  Saturday, December 7th
Time:  8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Ages:  2 to 8 years of age
Fee:  $7.50 each person. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Each person must have a ticket to enter the facility.   
Tickets online: 
www.cityofmoore.com/fun
Where: The Station Recreation Center

Breakfast, holiday crafts, and a visit with Santa Claus. What a great way to enjoy the most wonderful time of the year! 

 

Christmas Spectacular
When: 
Saturday, December 7th
Time:  7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Fee:  Free
Where:  Central Park Amphitheater

Pictures with Santa Claus, Christmas carolers and Holiday fireworks sponsored by local businesses. This will be the second year for this event. You do not want to miss this event! 

 

 

Orr Family Farm Breakfast with Santa
When:  Saturday, December 7 and 14
Time:  9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.

Cost: $17.50+tax per person – Reservations are required and space is limited.

Join us at the Orr Family Farm Event Barn to enjoy a pancake breakfast, story time, a Christmas craft and carols with Santa Claus! Make sure to bring your camera for photos with Santa! Admission includes one train ride and carousel ride.

 

 

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Kids Take Over the Cowboy: Holidays at the Museum

When:  Saturday, December 7
Time:  10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Cost:  Free to museum members or with museum admission
Where: 1700 NE 63rd Street, OKC

Celebrate the holidays in Prosperity Junction, a turn-of-the-century frontier town. Make Western inspired ornaments, pine cone birdfeeders, decorations, meet historical Western figures, sample frontier food, or mosey up to the sarsaparilla bar before dropping off your holiday wish list with Santa! Find Howe and Dee the Cowboy Elves to earn your own special badge. This program is made possible, in part, with support from the Robert Glenn Rapp Foundation.

 

 

 

Christmas Break Art Camp

When: December 30th- January 3rd (No class on January 1st)      

Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Ages: 6 to 12

Fee: $55
Where: The Station Recreation Center

Registration: November 1st- December 22nd  

Class Minimum: 10

Class Maximum: 25

 

Create colorful paintings, sculptures, jewelry, and more. You will use watercolors, paint, crayons, beads, strings, and clay. So much fun and the best part is you get to keep and take home what you make.

 

Extreme Animals Christmas Break Camp  

When: January 2nd and January 3rd (No Class January 1st)

Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Ages: 6 to 12

Fee: $80
Where: The Station Recreation Center

Registration: November 1st- January 1st     

Class Minimum: 10

Class Maximum: 30


Get ready for a wildly entertaining experience! Get up close and personal with endangered species, creepy crawlies and more! You will also learn about different habits and create different types of arts and crafts that relate to those species and their habits.

 

 

Christmas Break Gizmo’s, Gadgets, & Thang’s Camp Presents: Robots

When: December 30th- January 3rd (No Class January 1st)

Time: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Ages: 7 to 14

Fee: $55
Where: The Station Recreation Center

Registration: November 1st-December 29th   

Class Minimum: 10

Class Maximum: 25


Science has never been this much fun before.  In this camp you will get to build and create your very own robot that will do multiple things.  You might get to assemble a robotic car, plane or pendulum machine.  This camp will keep you engaged from beginning to end.

 

 

Christmas Break Volleyball Camp

When: December 30th- January 3rd  (No Class January 1st)     

Time: 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Ages: 7 to 14

Fee: $55
Where: The Station Recreation Center

Registration: November 1st-December 29th   

Class Minimum: 20

Class Maximum: 50


For any young athlete who is looking to improve his or her skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun.

 

 

All Aboard Kids Club Special (Winter Break)

When: December 23rd -January 3rd Closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.   

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where: The Station Recreation Center

Ages: 7-12                                

Class Cost: Free for Passholders & Day Pass Holders

Class Instructor: The Station Staff


Designed especially for Kids 7-12 years of age. Depending on the day, kids can play various sports and games in the gym ranging from basketball, soccer, dodgeball and much more. There will also be days and times where the youngsters can expand their mind by participating in arts and crafts as well having fun playing board games. The only requirements are that you are either a passholder or a day passholder and that children are between the ages of 7 and 12. We hope to see your kiddos come out and enjoy the fun as The Station really is a place for everyone. We will not have the All Aboard Kids Club on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

 



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