If you say, “There’s nothing to do here,” then you’re just not looking.
You can always stay up to date with the events page here, but here are a few selected highlights for the upcoming week.
The inaugural Champagne & Oysters event is 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the USRowing National High Performance Center. Celebrate and support the OKC National High Performance Center athletes with a $45 ticket that includes Pacific oysters by SeaGypsy, sparkling wine provided by Thirst Wine Merchants and a chance to mingle with Olympic hopefuls training in Oklahoma City.
Cocktail attire is recommended. Visit www.facebook.com/events/298811800638241/ for more info.
Colorado-based Crooked Stave Artisan Beers is invading Oklahoma all week long, including a stop at The Patriarch 5 p.m.-midnight Friday.
The evening includes eight of Crooked Stave’s beers on tap: Petite Sour Raspberry, Petite Sour Blueberry, Origins, Surette Reserva Sour Cherry, St. Bretta, Surette, L'Brett D'Fruit Cherry and Von Pils.
Learn more at www.facebook.com/events/864840140363446/
Get geared up for Norman Music Fest with The Brew Sessions fundraisers 4-10 p.m. Saturday at The Main Street Event Center, 300 E. Main St. We have a full story on the Brew Sessions here. Tickets are available at www.eventbrite.com/e/nmf-the-brew-sessions-tickets-41250254622
Tulsa gets in on the Torchy’s fun with the opening of the city’s first Torchy’s Tacos, 5-8 p.m. Monday at 3330 S. Peoria Ave., Tulsa.
The event includes free tacos, free drinks, chips and dips, swag giveaways and more. Then come back Tuesday for a chance to win free tacos for a whole year. More info: www.facebook.com/events/128185837978231/
It’s the first Wine Dinner of the year at La Baguette and Chef Alain Buthion has prepared an eclectic menu for his guests. Cocktails start at 6:30 p.m. and dinner is served at 7 p.m.
The $45 dinner includes three courses, three wines and an excellent start to a new year. Reservations are required, so call (405) 840-3047 and visit www.facebook.com/events/138066360210962/
This time Crooked Stave is taking over the taps at Oak & Ore. From 6-10 p.m., guests can enjoy eight different beers from the Colorado brewer: L'Brett d'Blueberry, L'Brett d'Cherry, Origins wild sour ale, Salvador Cybies, Surette Reserva Sour Cherry, Surette Reserva Raspberry, Veille Saison and Von Pilsner. More info at www.facebook.com/events/1980280058898292/