Archive for September, 2009
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PSA Press Release:
What: 2009 Plaza District Festival
When: Saturday, October 3rd, 2009 3-11 PM
Where: Plaza District, 1700 block of NW 16th
PSA: As the hot summer approaches its end, things are just beginning to heat up in the Plaza District. Fall means it’s time for The 2009 Plaza District Festival on October 3rd, from 3-11 PM. If you’re looking for art, entertainment, food and fun you’re in luck because the festival will have it all! The entertainment and fun continues on with performances, live music, visual artist booths, food, and children’s activities—including Sugar Free Allstars at 6 PM. The evening “Plaza Music Festival” will gear up for 7 PM. Local singers and songwriters will perform throughout the evening, including the Hundred Somethings, Pretty Black Chains, Junebug Spade and New York Summer. Be sure to come check out some of OKC’s local talent! The Plaza District is located of NW 16th between Classen and Penn Avenues, for more information visit www.plazadistrict.org
On Tuesday, September 29th from 7-9 PM Rococos will be helping out the Plaza District Festival with a Celebrity Bartender Event featuring our celeb Estrella Evans! There will be a live auction and 10 percent of bar sales will go towards the Plaza District Festival!
Estrella is the owner of Velvet Monkey Salons, a true star in the art and business community and was a recent start on the Style Network’s “Split Ends”. Come join Estrella, the Plaza District for a fantastic evening of great drinks and food at Rococo Restaurant and Wine Bar.
The auction will feature a Hugh Meade original work of art–a black lacquered guitar, similar to the Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame chairs, to be displayed as wall art! Other items include an original painting by Kristen Vails (yours truly!), OU Football tickets, Velvet Monkey Salon gift certificates, Plaza District business merchandise, facial packages from Timeless Beauty Solutions, and gifts from Teavana!
Please join us for a great night in supporting the Plaza District! 9/29/09 7-9 PM at Rococo!
2009 Plaza District Festival
Volunteering for the festival will be a fun way to help out the Plaza District, plus you can hang out for all the fun before or after your shift!
for more info
or click here to sign up right away!
LIVE on the Plaza Second Fridays
September 11th, 7-11 PM
NW 16th between Indiana & Blackwelder
Plaza District starts to keep it cool with a perfect evening to welcome the changing season!
Collected Thread celebrates their one year anniversary with live music by BRINE WEBB at 8 PM and THE PRETTY BLACK CHAINS at 9 PM, limited edition merchandise, a raffle for Samantha Lamb artwork plus much more!
Then head next door to Velvet Monkey Salon to check out the awesome new space, featured artist BEN POTTER and funky style from the vintage shop.
Down at PhotoArt Studios check out September deadCENTER Film Sustainable September. These shorts focus on your mother – EARTH! How to treat her better, live longer, support your farmers, and get that good clean feeling from doing the right thing with our food and our planet. 7-8:30 PM
Featuring OK Films:
-Chase the Can from the Dept. of Environmental Quality
-Food for Thought by Stefanie Gowdy
Don’t forget to head over down to Convergence Collective, to check out Shop Good. Come shop where you know EVERY purchase will benefit a local or global cause impacting communities for good. There will be a wide variety of items for sale and just as wide a variety of beneficiaries, so you’ll get to change the world in a lot of ways just by visiting one store! Women Are Not Weapons, The Spero Project, International Refugees in OKC, and many other groups will be present, and selling items for you to SHOP GOOD!
Other outdoor art booths will be on display and also stop by Bad Grannies Bazaar for “Dorm Life Style” for those college kids, plus live music. Then head on to Paula & Company Realtors for late night kareoke. 1708 willhost an open house, coffee and great conversation.
We are inviting YOU to come out and support the entire Plaza District! Join us for LIVE on the Plaza on Friday, September 11th from 7-11 PM!
For more info about LIVE on the Plaza Second Fridays call 405-308-5991. The Plaza District is located on NW 16th between Indiana and Blackwelder Avenues, on street parking and lot parking will be available in the district, while neighborhood parking is available on the north side of the district.