Worth The Drive 4/26/19-4/28/19

Worth The Drive 4/26/19-4/28/19


Acid Queen / Carlton Hesston at Mercury Lounge 10pm-1am


Count Tutu's Swanky Fassler Party 10pm-1am 


Hurricane Mason and Follow the Buzzards at Juicemaker Lounge 7pm-2am, 21+  


Gilcrease After Hours (FREE Admission) 7-9 p.m., This month's culture and cocktails event will be all about CRAFTS: Craft cocktails, craft demos, craft-making, what's not to like?

-Crafting station with 108 Contemporary (experiment with weaving, embroidery, crocheting, etc). Create, make mistakes, learn new skills, and go home with "recipes" for everything needed to complete one of these projects at home!
-Screen printing with Flash Flood Print Studios
-Silversmithing demonstration with Dillon/Rose
-Paper flowers workshop with Tulsa Artist Fellowshipfellow Emily Chase
-Guided tour through "Enduring Spirit" with Tulsa Artist Fellowship fellow Anita Fields
-Touch table with antique glass beads and hides with Tulsa Artist Fellowship fellow Molly Murphy Adams
-Craft Cocktail demonstration with Duet Restaurant + Jazz Beverage Director, Shanna Potoak
-Wood carving demonstration with Dickie Parnell of Woodcraft Tulsa
-Galleries open late
-Cash bar




Rock On Chef Seth at Mother Road Market 10am-10pm Mother Road Market will be donating 10% of every purchase on Saturday, April 27th to the Smith family in memory of Chef Seth Smith of Radish. Chef Seth’s impact on every merchant, staff member, and customer will always be remembered as a cornerstone of this wonderful community. 


Opening Weekend - 24th Annual Oklahoma Renaissance Festival at The Castle of Muskogee Saturday and Sunday 10:30am-6pm, This is the Opening Weekend of the 24th Annual Oklahoma Renaissance Festival! We look forward to welcoming both local guests as well as those who shall travel from far far away! Check out http://www.okcastle.com/themed-weekends.html for more details on the themes and visiting Kings!


Tulsa Area Iris Society Early Show 12pm-3pm 


Bobby Rush with special guest The DuoSonics! No Cover! at Unit D (1238 W. 41st St) 7pm-11pm


Woody Guthrie Center Sixth Anniversary Celebration (Saturday and Sunday) 

Saturday, April 27
Flyloft - 10 AM - 2 PM - Symposium – "Woody, Pete, and Lead Belly: Folk Roots and Current Events"
Day One - Folk Roots

10:00 - Anna Canoni – She Came Along To Me: Marjorie & Woody Guthrie’s Life Together”
11:00 - Tony Trischka – “Pete Seeger at 100”
12:00 - Terika Dean and Alvin Singh – “3 Friends, 1 Apartment”
1:00 – Jim Brown – “Documenting Woody and Pete: Unseen Interviews and Performances from 40 Years of Work” 

Guthrie Green
2:30 PM - Jaimee Harris
3:45 PM - HuDost
5:00 PM - Guy Davis
6:15 PM - Mary Gauthier
7:30 PM - Ramy Essam
Dance to West Side Story (choreographed) between sets

Sunday, April 28
Flyloft - 10 AM-2 PM - "Woody, Pete, and Lead Belly: Folk Roots and Current Events" 
Day Two – Current Events/Relevance

10:00 – Ron Cohen with Michael Chaiken “Bob Dylan and Folk Music”
11:00 – Mark Fernandez, Gus Stadler, Stephen Petrus – “This Machine Still Kills Fascists: Woody Guthrie and Contemporary Activism”
12:00 – Will Kaufman - “Woody and Old Man Trump”
1:00 - Joe Klein - “How Did Woody’s People—the Okies, the factory workers—Become Donald Trump’s Base?”

Guthrie Green
2:30 PM – Lance Canales and the Flood
3:45 PM – Johnny Irion
5:00 PM – Jackie Venson
6:15 PM – Quebe Sisters
7:30 PM - John Fullbright and Friends
Kids Art in the Park with John Hammer 



Burn Co Barbecue Brunch at Cain's Ballroom 10am-1pm 


The Pirates of Penzance at Cascia Hall 2pm 


Game of Thrones Watch Party (Every Sunday) at Lot 6 8pm


Submit your events for consideration, email drew.mckenna@griffin.news