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Oklahoman Published: April 2, 2014

In brief

Uptown uncorks fundraiser

The Uptown 23rd District is hosting its first fundraising event, Uptown Uncorked, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. April 17 in the newly renovated TEEMCO Gold Dome.

The food- and beverage-tasting event will feature restaurants and merchants promoting the continued renaissance of the Uptown 23rd District. Money raised from Uptown Uncorked will support beautification of medians and public spaces along NW 23 between Pennsylvania Avenue and Broadway Avenue.

The event will include live music and an opportunity to mix and mingle. Tickets are $50 for VIP and $35 for general admission and can be purchased online at

ARTini returns

Friday night

Catalyst, Allied Arts’ young professionals group, will bring back the roaring ’20s with ARTini Deco from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday at the Oklahoma City Farmers Public Market, 311 S. Klein Ave.

Eleven top local restaurants will set up cocktail and tasting booths. The event will also include live music from Grand Marquis, raffle prizes and a silent art auction featuring original work by local artists. Proceeds benefit Allied Arts and the nonprofit arts organizations it supports.

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