Happy Thanksgiving Homies!
…are you ready for some turkey or just some time off work!
We love our jobs…but we will be headed out the door as fast as we can today!
We wanted to give you some FREE things to do the rest of the week if you need a break from your T-day festivities or Black Friday Shopping…
FREE Cowboy Christmas at Historic Stockyards City (1305 S Agnew Ave) feature a tree lighting ceremony with cookies, hot chocolate and a parade the following day of 100 longhorns walking down Exchange Avenue. Friday, 5:30pm; Saturday, 10am. 235-7267, http://bit.ly/StockyardsChristmas
FREE Sandridge Christmas Tree Lighting Festival in Bricktown(Mickey Mantle & Reno) brings the holiday spirit to life this year with live music, complimentary popcorn, cookies, face painting and tree lighting by Mayor Cornett. Friday, 5-7pm. 235-3500,http://bit.ly/sandridgechristmas
FREE Browsing at the Winter Shoppes at the Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno) features a rotating selection of boutique-style vendors in a festive holiday setting. Friday, Saturday & Sunday through Dec 23, 11am-6pm. 445-7080,http://bit.ly/wintershoppes
FREE Holiday River Parade at the Boathouse District (725 S Lincoln Blvd) features a Christmas parade on the Oklahoma River. A fireworks show follows an appearance by Santa Claus. Friday, 6-8pm. 231-0912, http://bit.ly/holidayriverparade
FREE Saturdays with Santa at Myriad Botanical Gardens (333 W Sheridan) gives children a way to visit Santa’s Workshop to create a craft, write a letter to the North Pole, ride Devon’s Polar Express and hear live holiday music. Also held on Dec 6, 13 & 20. 10am-4pm. 445-7080, http://bit.ly/SantaSaturdays
FREE Small Business Saturday in Downtown Edmond (Broadway from 2nd to Campbell, Edmond) offers shoppers great deals, giveaways, complimentary refreshments and carriage rides. 10:30 am-5pm.
If you do head out for some Black Friday Bargains…remember to remain kind and courteous of others…we don’t want to see any of our fellow homies on the news for acting cray!