The Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center is hosting an array of events this October. There are several unique festivities and family-friendly entertainment opportunities to enjoy.
Monkey Business Children’s Consignment Sale
Monkey Business hosts its semi-annual consignment sale featuring everything that relates to children, teens and working moms Oct. 4-6. The public sales dates are Thursday and Friday, Oct. 4-5 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. All sales on Saturday will be half price. For more information about the sale, please visit monkeybusinessok.com.
Two Sisters Flea Market
Two Sisters Flea Market is returning for another shopping showcase at the Expo Center Oct. 5 and 6. The market will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Friday and Saturday. This event is home to more than 100 vendor booths and is guaranteed to have something for everyone. This event has free admission and will provide hours of fun for the whole family.
Oklahoma Foundation Quarter Horse Registry
The Oklahoma Foundation Quarter Horse Winter Show will be held at the Expo Center on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 13 and 14. This event works to preserve, protect and perpetuate the working cow horse bloodlines of the Foundation Quarter Horse. Events will start at 8 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday. Come out and watch riders of all ages and levels compete. For more information about the Foundation, please visit OKFQHR.com.
14th Annual Girls Night Out Pig Sale
The 14th Annual Girls Night Out Pig Sale will be held at the Expo Center Saturday, Oct. 13 at 6:15 p.m. An online pre-sale preview will be live-streamed Friday, Oct. 12 at 8 p.m. on the Facebook page, @girlsnightoutpigsale. A sale day preview will begin at 4 p.m. This exciting event is beverage friendly and will be loaded with a great stock of award-winning gilt pigs from all over the country. Drink some wine and get some swine at the 14th Annual Girls Night Out Pig Sale!
The Wandering Gypsy Junk Show
The Wandering Gypsy Junk Show hosts its exhibition at the Expo Center Oct. 19 and 20. The sale opens to the public at noon on Friday and closes at 6 p.m. Saturday hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Come see more than 150 amazing vendors showcasing and selling their treasures. Admission is $5 for both days.
Seminole Kennel Club Dog Show
Dog show enthusiasts are invited to the Expo Center for the Seminole Kennel Club show Oct. 19-21. The event will feature more than 450 canines in several different breed shows and will commence in the afternoon of Friday, Oct. 19. The event will continue Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday Oct. 21 starting at 8 a.m. both days. Vendors will be on-site displaying a variety of goods, grooming supplies and more. Spectators are welcome to attend for free. Only show animals are permitted at the event.
2nd Annual Trivia & Tapas
Join us at the Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center for the 2nd Annual Trivia & Tapas event Thursday, Oct. 25 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. This event features fun, friendly trivia for teams of 8 and delicious appetizers. Proceeds benefit the mission of the Legacy Parenting Center of Shawnee. For more information about this event, please visit Legacyshawnee.com
19th Annual Weavers Weekend
The Basketweavers Guild of Oklahoma will host their 19th annual Weaver’s Weekend at the Expo Center Oct. 26-28. Members from around the state of Oklahoma will convene for a special weekend of basket weaving and socializing. Registered attendees will enjoy vendors, instructional classes and a silent auction throughout the weekend. For more information, please visit OKBasketWeaversGuild.com.
Jim Ware’s Triangle Horse Sale
Jim Ware’s Triangle Sales returns to the Expo Center for their 39th annual Fall Sale Oct. 26-28. The sale features top-bred nominated horses exclusively from Oklahoma. Events start at 10 a.m. Friday and sessions will continue through Saturday night. Visitors to the event on Sunday will enjoy Cowboy Church with Col. Steve Friskup at 9 a.m. Admission is free, and the sale is open to the public. For more information, please visit trianglehorsesales.net.
For more information about the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center, visit ShawneeExpo.org. Located just minutes from the “crossroads of America,” the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center sits on 52 acres of fairgrounds with a variety of facility options including an outdoor arena, indoor arena and more than 150,000-square-feet of exhibit and meeting space. Complete with a top-notch RV park, the Expo Center is the perfect location for any size event including, banquets, shows, events and more. For more information on the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center visit ShawneeExpo.org or call (405) 275-7020.