Premiere on Film Row, a monthly street festival, is amplifying its outdoor entertainment options for its second event from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday along Sheridan Avenue between Dewey and Shartel avenues downtown.
Premiere on Film Row, sponsored by Fowler Honda of Norman, is a free family- and pet-friendly event on the third Friday of each month.
Sheridan Avenue will be closed between Lee and Shartel avenues for a live music stage headlined by indie rockers the Feel Spectres at 8 p.m. Ali Harter will open the show at 6 p.m., followed by Beau Jennings and the Tigers at 7 p.m.
The Paramount coffee bar, 701 W Sheridan Ave., will offer a drive-in movie experience with a free outdoor screening of “Singin' in the Rain,” the 1952 musical comedy. There will also be live music by Joe Burleigh, a performance by Oak City Comedy, and food and wine pairings.
The Hub OKC and KOSU radio will celebrate grand openings during the event. The Hub OKC, 7 N Lee Ave., is a retail shop that offers custom items for the home.
KOSU radio has opened a studio in the Hart Building, 726 W Sheridan Ave. KOSU, a member-supported public radio station based out of the Oklahoma State University campus in Stillwater, will offer tours of its Film Row studios and an opportunity to meet the on-air personalities. KOSU operates 91.7 KOSU in central Oklahoma and 107.5 KOSN in northeast Oklahoma.
Dunlap Codding, a patent, trademark and copyright law firm, 609 W Sheridan Ave., is rolling out the red carpet for families with bounce houses, an interactive science exhibit, Oklahoma City firefighters and coloring books.
There also will be music by Kyle Crow and art by Jime Wimmer.
Dunlap Codding also will serve as a drop-off location for backpacks as part of a drive for Upward Transitions, a nonprofit organization that serves the homeless population.
Joey's Pizzeria, 700 W Sheridan Ave., will host a free wine tasting and offer a free appetizer for those who donate a backpack for the Upward Transitions drive.
Food trucks will include Bobo's Chicken, Heo's Kitchen, La Gumbo Ya Ya, Roxy's Ice Cream Social, Taqueria Del Sol and The Loaded Bowl.
Individual Artists of Oklahoma, 706 W Sheridan Ave., will host an awards ceremony for The 48 Hour Film Project and a partnership exhibition of Mainsite Contemporary Art's permanent collection.
Critical Mass Productions, a video production company at 702 W Sheridan Ave., will offer live music by Mermaids and Mermidons.
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