Ah, February. The end of winter is on the horizon, but it’s not quite there yet. It’s a time of year when cabin fever really begins to set in, but you don’t have to be confined to your own four walls this month. There are lots of things to see and do in Tulsa in February, no matter what your interests may be.
War journalist Lara Logan will be speaking at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center on February 1st at 10:30 AM. Her talk will focus on the ways in which growing up in South Africa during Apartheid has shaped her world view and professional career. Information is available at www.tulsatownhall.com.
Free South Tulsa Rockstar Connect Networking Event
Smitty’s Garage Burgers & Beer will be hosting a Rockstar Connect Networking event on Thursday, February 7th, from 6 PM to 8 PM. Admission is free of charge, and there are no speakers and no sales pitches. Bring your friends and create your next meaningful business connection. Direct all questions to Rockstar Connect: 1 (800) 205-2327 or visit www.rockstarconnect.com.
Kelly Clarkson at BOK Center
GRAMMY Award-winning global superstar Kelly Clarkson has announced her highly anticipated Meaning Of Life Tour – her first headline run in three years! She will be joined by special guests GRAMMY-nominated Kelsea Ballerini and last season’s winner of NBC’s The Voice, Team Kelly’s Brynn Cartelli on February 8th. Show starts at 7 PM and you can purchase tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.
Coffee and Code
Sometimes work can be fun. If you’re interested in coding, check out Coffee and Code on February 8th at Centennial Science & Engineering Library – DEN 2 from 9-11 AM. This is part of a monthly series that University Libraries’ Research Data Services program presents, focusing on tools and strategies that make data management, analysis, visualization, communication, and sharing more efficient and more fun. Each begins with an introduction to the topic followed by an open lab to experiment with what was taught.
Elton John at BOK Center
After more than half a century on the road and an unparalleled career that has redefined the cultural landscape, true global icon and superstar Elton John announced his final tour ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ is coming to BOK Center on February 9th, 2019. Show starts at 8 PM and you can purchase tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.
Funday Sunday at Gilcrease
Sunday, February 17th from Noon to 4 PM, Gilcrease Museum will host Funday Sunday, where visitors can participate in art-making stations. There will also be art scavenger hunts and special activities for children. Admission is free the entire day for visitors of all ages, even if you do not participate in the activities. Location: Gilcrease Museum, 1400 North Gilcrease Museum Rd., Tulsa, OK.
Sunday in the Park with George
From February 15th, 2019 – February 24th, 2019 (Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday), Tulsa Performing Arts Center will be running the Tony Award-winning musical, Sunday in the Park with George. Inspired by the painting A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat, this musical by Stephen Sondheim merges past and present. More information is available online.
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