Our weekly quick lists of local events and live entertainment to help you make the most of this weekend.
1. Plan for another weekend of monster mayhem Friday and Saturday, June 8 and 9 with the return of the O'Reilly Auto Parts Outlaw Nationals Championship Motor Spectacular at the Miami Fairgrounds. Gates open at 6 p.m. both evenings and shows start at 7:30 p.m. Advanced ticket prices are $13 for children ages 3 to 11 and $15 the day of the show. Children ages two and under are admitted free. Advanced tickets for adults, ages 12 and up, are $23 and $25 the day of the show. Discount tickets are on sale at area O'Reilly Auto Parts Stores and Miami Auto Supercenter. Pit passes are an additional $5 and are only available at the event.
2. Head over to the Fairland City Park, 3 blocks south of Hwy. 60 on Main St., Saturday, June 9 for Hot Rods in the Park hosted by the Fairland Strategic Planning Foundation. On-site registration is $10 from 8 a.m. to noon followed by the award presentation at 3 p.m. For more information, contact Jim Love at 918-676-3737.
3. The annual Intertribal Children’s Pow Wow & FunFest takes place Saturday, June 9 at the Ottawa Pow Wow Grounds, 11400 S. 613 Rd. in Miami. FunFest is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Gourd Dance at 2 p.m., supper break at 5 p.m., Grand Entry at 7 p.m. with Stomp Dance to follow the day's activities. For more information contact Justin Barrett at 918-533-6299 or Mariah Tyner at 918-919-2246.
4. Hit country music artist Gary Allan comes to The Outdoor Venue at Downstream Casino Resort in Quapaw on June 9. Gates open at 6 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m. Buy tickets at downstreamcasino.com, the Heckaton Gift Shop or call 918-919-6099.
5. In theaters this week is “Ocean’s 8” PG-13, the much-anticipated all-female lead remake of the popular crime films where a crew led by Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) attempts an impossible heist at New York City’s annual Met Gala.
WEEKEND ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR
Bordertown Casino & Arena
Boston Mountain Playboys
BTCA/ABBI Women's & Non-Winners Futurity, Derby & Classic
Extreme Fight Night
Cherokee Casino Grove
Double Vision - Foreigner Experience
Brent Giddens & V.C.R. Band
Ragsdale & Croy
Ragsdale & Croy
Grand Lake Casino
BC & The Big Rig
River Bend Casino
The Stables Casino
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