Your weekly quick lists of local events and live entertainment to help make the most of your weekend.
1. Miami's annual FestiFall celebration continues Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7-8 in downtown Miami. Friday, the Miami Regional Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the anniversary of their move to 11 S Main Street with several events from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Downtown events scheduled for Saturday run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and include a car show, chili cook-off, sidewalk and book sales and more. For more information, call 918-542-4481 or visit miamiokchamber.com.
2. Saturday, Sept. 8, Miami will honor hometown musicians Steve and Cassie Gaines who gained famed as part of Lynyrd Skynyrd. The Dobson Museum, 110 A Street SW, will have a display of Gaines memorabilia on display from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. At 1:30 p.m. a street sign unveiling co-naming Circle Drive as "Gaines Drive" will be held at 460 Circle Drive. At 4:30 p.m. the Gaines siblings will be posthumously inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame at the Coleman Theater. Doors open at 4 p.m.
3. The 29th Annual Wyandotte Nation Pow-Wow will be held Friday through Sunday, Sept. 7-9 at the Pow-Wow Grounds, 69701 E Hwy 60, between Wyandotte, Okla. and Seneca, Mo. The event is free. Grand Entry will kick off the weekend Friday evening at 8 p.m. Come enjoy the fun, dancing, food and vendors. For more information, Contact Sherri Clemons at 918-678-6344.
4. Sunday is Grandparents Day, a day to celebrate the grandparents in your life. If they live nearby, go for a visit and spend some quality time with them. If they’re far away, make a special card for them and plan a special call.
5. In theaters this weekend, is the much-hyped “The Nun” a horror film from the creative forces behind “The Conjuring” series, about a priest with a haunted past and a novice nun on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate the death of a young nun in Romania and confront a malevolent force in the form of a demonic nun.
WEEKEND ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR
Bordertown Casino & Arena
Boston Mountain Playboys
Running On Empty
Buffalo Run Casino
Sept. 7 & 8
Cherokee Casino Grove
Grand Lake Casino
Indigo Sky Casino
Rocked N Loaded
Leah & The Mojo Doctors
River Bend Casino
The Stables Casino
Sept. 7 & 8
Comedian Luke Thayer with Special Guest DeMarrio Oats