Frugal Friday May 18
This weekend catch a first for one Oklahoma town, kick off the unofficial start to summer with a carnival, an event to pamper your pups and check out a can’t-miss ice cream festival all on a budget everyone can afford.
Be part of a first in Kingfisher this weekend. Head to the First Annual Kingfisher Festival of the Arts Saturday downtown.
Admission is free to see original paintings, pottery, woodworks and sculptures from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Also catch a fashion show, film festival, live music, a kids’ area at this outdoor festival.
Head to Main Street in Blanchard for the Annual May Daze Festival for the “unofficial start of summer.”
Enjoy a carnival, live entertainment and food at this family-friendly event Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Admission is free.
Give your sweet tooth a treat Saturday at Tuttle’s 21st Annual Ice Cream Festival.
Start the day off right with a parade on Main Street at 10 a.m.
Enjoy games, entertainment and activities and the main event, ice cream, until 4 p.m.
Bring your four-legged friends to the Third Annual Rescue Day and Dog Wash Sunday.
Along with activities for man’s best friend, kids can get in on the fun with face painting, inflatables and get up close and personal with a fire truck.
Also make sure your dogs are healthy for years to come; take advantage of discounted pet vaccinations and micro chipping.
Other events this weekend:
- Toddler argues with mother over cupcakes; 'Listen, listen, listen, Linda!'
- Oklahoma sisters lose both parents in 48 hours; FFA community rallies behind them
- Feline Fury: Family calls 911, says 'fat, angry' cat has them trapped in bedroom
- 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin's final words revealed
- FIRES: Wildfires are sparking across the metro, crews stressing caution during high fire danger