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BAM's Best Bets for March 7-9, 2014: Red Dirt Rangers, "Sesame Street Live," Joe Nichols, Canterbury Choral Society & Darius Rucker

by Brandy McDonnell Published: March 7, 2014
Eli Young Band (AP file)
Eli Young Band (AP file)

Here are my picks for the Best Bets in entertainment happening this weekend in Oklahoma, as listed in Friday’s Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. For more events, go to

1. Listen to venerable Payne County band the Red Dirt Rangers at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Blue Door, 2805 N McKinley. Information: 524-0738 or

2. Take your tots to see “Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend” at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Friday, 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday and 1 and 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens. Information: (800) 745-3000 or

3. NORMAN – Hear country hit-maker Joe Nichols at 8 p.m. Saturday at Riverwind Casino, 1544 W State Highway 9. Information: 322-6464 or

4. Feel the emotion when Canterbury Choral Society performs Brahms’ “Requiem” at 8 p.m. Saturday at Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N Walker. Information: 232-7464 or

5. ENID – Catch country star Darius Rucker’s “True Believers Tour,” featuring David Nail and Eli Young Band, at 7 p.m. Friday at the Enid Event Center & Convention Hall, 301 S Independence. Information: (580) 234-1919 or


by Brandy McDonnell
Entertainment Reporter
Brandy McDonnell, also known by her initials BAM, writes stories and reviews on movies, music, the arts and other aspects of entertainment. She is NewsOK’s top blogger: Her 4-year-old entertainment news blog, BAM’s Blog, has notched more than 1...
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