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What to do in Oklahoma on June 29, 2013: Check out the Stars & Stripes River Festival

by Brandy McDonnell Published: June 29, 2013

Today’s featured event:

Celebrate America’s freedom at the SandRidge Energy Stars & Stripes River Festival today in the Boathouse District of the Oklahoma River, 725 S Lincoln Blvd. The family festival and on-the-water competition continue from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. today. The event includes live music, a rubber duck race, the Olympic Experience, dragon boat races and fireworks to close the evening.

Join dignitaries from across the city at 8:45 p.m. for the historic MAPS 3 Lighting Ceremony – the first time they will officially light the Oklahoma River race course with new permanent lights made possible through MAPS 3 funding.

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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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