Showtimes Calendar

The Lucky Band (formerly known as Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band) returns to Tulsa for a series of Summer Reading Program concerts in early July! Photo courtesy of The Lucky Band.

From Broadway performances to the best local children’s theater, here are the shows you won’t want to miss this month!

CRAYONS IMPROV SHOW FOR ALL AGES

  • When: Friday, July 12, 7 p.m.
  • Where: Heritage United Methodist Church, 5300 Kenosha Ave., Broken Arrow

Crayons Improv uses audience drawings, suggestions, and participation to create hilarious scenes that are fun for the whole family.  Shows are only $5 but children 5 and under are free. crayonsimprov.com

ALADDIN JR.

  • When: July 12, 7:30 p.m.; July 13, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; July 14, 2 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa PAC, 110 E. 2nd St.

Take a magic carpet ride into a land of mystery and wonder as Theatre Tulsa’s Broadway Bootcamp students (ages 5-14) present the Disney fan favorite! tulsapac.com

DISNEY AND CAMERON MACINTOSH’S MARY POPPINS

  • When: July 12, 7:30 p.m.; July 13, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; July 14, 2 p.m.; July 17-19, 7:30 p.m.; July 20, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; July 21, 2 p.m.
  • Where: VanTrease PACE, 10300 E. 81st St.

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins is based on P.L. Travers’ original stories and the 1964 Disney film. The musical boasts original songs from the film – with music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman – as well as new songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Julian Fellowes wrote the book. craftproductions.org

MICHAEL BUBLÉ

  • When: July 15, 8 p.m.
  • Where: BOK Center, 200 S. Denver Ave.

Singer Michael Bublé will perform at BOK Center on July 15. Every ticket purchased includes a standard CD or digital copy of Michael’s new album “love,” his 8th major studio album for Reprise Records. bokcenter.com

RENT: SCHOOL EDITION

  • When: July 18-19, 7:30 p.m.; July 20-21, 2 and 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa PAC, 110 E. 2nd St.

Tulsa’s most talented teens bravely tackle this bold story of young artists in New York’s East Village struggling to survive against the spectre of HIV/AIDS. Presented by Theatre Tulsa. tulsapac.com

CARDI B

  • When: July 23, 7 p.m.
  • Where: BOK Center, 110 E. 2nd St.

Grammy award-winning Latin rap artist Cardi B is coming to the BOK Center with special guests Kevin Gates and Saweetie. bokcenter.com

FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES

SUNDAY CONCERT SERIES AT GUTHRIE GREEN

  • When: Weekly on Sunday, 2:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Guthrie Green, 111 E. M.B. Brady St.

Enjoy an afternoon with great weather, friends, food, and music that has its roots in rockabilly, folk, and blues. guthriegreen.com


SUMMER’S FIFTH NIGHT AT UTICA SQUARE

  • When: Weekly on Thursdays, 7-9 p.m.
  • Where: Utica Square, 21st and Utica Ave.

Live music, every Thursday, all summer long. Utica Square’s summer concert series serves up everything from jazz to rock to country. There’s something different every Thursday and best of all, it’s free! Pack a picnic or dine at one of our great restaurants as you unwind to your favorite local bands. Put on your dancing shoes, catch up with family and friends and win great prizes like Utica Square gift certificates and merchandise from Utica Square merchants. Celebrate summer every Thursday at Utica Square. uticasquare.com


THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE AT THE PLAZA

  • When:  Weekly on Thursday, 7-9 p.m.
  • Where: The Rose District Farmers Market Pavilion, Broken Arrow

Bring your chairs or blankets and picnic favorites for an evening of great music with a relaxed vibe that’s fun for the whole family. rosedistrict.com/thursdaynightlive


LAFORTUNE FIRST FRIDAY CONCERT

  • When: Friday, June 7, 7-9 p.m.
  • Where: LaFortune Park, 5202 S. Hudson Ave.

Enjoy great local talent outdoors in the Gardens on the first Friday of each month. A variety of family friendly Classic Rock, Swing and Blues music. Bring a lawn chair/blanket. Sponsored by Tulsa County Parks and American Bank & Trust. parks.tulsacounty.org


STARLIGHT BAND SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

  • When: Weekly on Tuesday, starting June 11, 8 p.m.
  • Where: Guthrie Green, 111 E. M.B. Brady St.

Enjoy live music by the Starlight Concert Band or Starlight Jazz Orchestra on Tuesday evenings! Each performance has a different theme. Learn more at starlightbands.net


TULSA CITY-COUNTY LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM CONCERTS

THE LUCKY BAND

These Latin Grammy Award winners are back in town! Named by USA Today as the best new band on the children’s music scene, this show is a hip-shaking, head-bopping, Los Angeles-based explosion of fun! For all ages.

  • 7/1: Central Library, 10-11 a.m.
  • 7/1: Bixby Library, 2-3 p.m.
  • 7/2: Hardesty Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. and 2-3 p.m.
  • 7/3: Helmerich Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • 7/3: Schusterman-Benson Library, 2-3 p.m.
  • 7/5: Martin Regional Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • 7/5: Broken Arrow Library, 2-3 p.m.

MR. STINKY FEET RETURNS

Mr. Stinky Feet will get the whole family rocking! With a healthy dose of clever fun and a whole lot of heart, Jim Cosgrove’s music inspires the childlike nature of kids and adults. The songs in his set list give a nod to his folk-rock roots with hints of blues and country and an occasional kick of Cajun and Jamaican spice. His hit tunes “Stinky Feet” and “Ooey Gooey” tickle the whimsical spirits of kids of all ages.

  • 7/22: Broken Arrow Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • 7/22: Herman and Kate Kaiser Library, 3-4 p.m.
  • 7/23: Hardesty Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. and 2-3 p.m.

STACI GRAY MUSIC

From story songs to movement songs, Staci’s music has something for everyone! Come and check out the Crocodile Dance and Big Bubble Bebop!

  • 7/22: Central Library, 10-11 a.m.
  • 7/22: South Broken Arrow Library, 2-3 p.m.
  • 7/23: Bixby Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • 7/23: Glenpool Library, 2-3 p.m.
  • 7/24: Kendall-Whittier Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • 7/24: Maxwell Park Library, 1-2 p.m.
  • 7/25: Charles Page Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • 7/26: Hardesty Library, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. and 2-3 p.m.

Calendar

Jump to:  July | August | September
Jun
18
Tue
Yoga (Breathe Birth & Wellness) @ Breathe Birth & Wellness
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – Aug 27 @ 11:00 am

Breathe, Balance, Body Basics

Introductory yoga stretching and breathing class; ideal for pregnancy, postpartum and beginners. Each class is one hour in duration (equipment included).

Dancing for Birth @ Breathe Birth & Wellness
Jun 18 @ 1:30 pm – Aug 27 @ 2:30 pm

Low impact cardio dance class

Taught by a certified Dancing For Birth instructor. This low impact cardio dance class incorporates dance moves from around the world to best prepare you to give birth. Birth can be like a marathon, and Dancing for Birth classes prepare you for the challenge. You’ll become stronger, more agile, more at ease with your body and both mentally and physically ready to embrace your unique birth experience.

Jun
19
Wed
Mommy Power Hour @ Breathe Birth & Wellness
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – Jun 26 @ 11:30 am

Hit the reset button on mommy hood exhaustion

Pregnancy and motherhood are extremely rewarding but can also be exhausting. This class incorporates time for strengthening your soul, body and mind all while enjoying the fellowship of other mothers. Each class will offer a different educational topic pertaining to motherhood as well as a time to recenter your body with stretching and breathing. Join us as we support each other and grow in our most important role; motherhood.

Jun
24
Mon
Move it Monday! @ Discovery Lab
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – Dec 23 @ 11:00 am

Move to music, play a game, and read a book! All activities center around a theme and are designed for young children’s physical, mental, emotional, and social development.

This event is included with regular admission and there is no pre-registration required.

Jun
25
Tue
Yoga (Breathe Birth & Wellness) @ Breathe Birth & Wellness
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – Sep 3 @ 11:00 am

Breathe, Balance, Body Basics

Introductory yoga stretching and breathing class; ideal for pregnancy, postpartum and beginners. Each class is one hour in duration (equipment included).

Dancing for Birth @ Breathe Birth & Wellness
Jun 25 @ 1:30 pm – Sep 3 @ 2:30 pm

Low impact cardio dance class

Taught by a certified Dancing For Birth instructor. This low impact cardio dance class incorporates dance moves from around the world to best prepare you to give birth. Birth can be like a marathon, and Dancing for Birth classes prepare you for the challenge. You’ll become stronger, more agile, more at ease with your body and both mentally and physically ready to embrace your unique birth experience.

Jun
26
Wed
Anime Character Scavenger Hunt @ Zarrow Regional Library
Jun 26 all-day

All during June, find 10 anime characters hidden around the library. For each one you find, you’ll get an entry into the drawing for your chance to win a prize! Find 10 characters, get 10 entries! Prize is to be determined. Drawing will be held Monday, July 1. Winner will be notified by phone and/or email. For ages 10 and up.

Knock Out Violence
Jun 26 all-day

Help DVIS and the Tulsa Drillers knock out violence! We are in our 16th year of raising funds for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Join us by pledging per home run or making a one-time donation from now until the end of the season!

Sponsor: DVIS

Please Touch the Art @ McKeon Center for Creativity
Jun 26 all-day

The Please Touch the Art exhibit breaks the rules of traditional art exhibits and makes art accessible, especially for visitors who are visually impaired. Guests are encouraged to touch the art and explore the exhibit using a variety of senses. Please Touch the Art is June 7—July 30 in the Tulsa Community College McKeon Center for Creativity on the TCC Metro Campus.

Call for hours: 918-595-7339

To request special accommodations, call 918-595-7115

Sponsor: McKeon Center for Creativity

Brookside Farmers Market @ Brookside Church
Jun 26 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am

Shop for fresh produce and other locally produced items every Wednesday morning at the Brookside Farmers Market!

Categories: Calendar Featured Events