Classen Curve gets candy store
Uptown Candy, a new store from the owners of Uptown Kids, is opening next month in the Classen Curve shopping center. The confectionary will feature treats by the pound, packaged candy, gifts, a candied apple station and candy bar catering for special events. It will be in a 940-square-foot space east of Uptown Kids designed by architect Rand Elliott. “Uptown Candy is designed to bring out the childlike enthusiasm and wonder in everyone from the moment they walk through the door,” said owner Carolyn Goldman. “Essentially, we are offering confections for the kid at heart.”
Sam's Club to open in Edmond
EDMOND — The new Edmond Sam's Club is set to open Thursday at 1117 W Interstate 35 Frontage Road. The day's festivities include former University of Oklahoma quarterback Jason White signing autographs from 1 to 3 p.m. Former Sooner running back Billy Sims will be on hand from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday. The 136,000-square-foot store features products from local companies, an electronics department, pharmacy, hearing aid center and fuel station. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Tulsa adds Natural Grocers
TULSA — Colorado-based Natural Grocers will open its second location in Tulsa, at 3126 S Harvard Ave., on Oct. 22. The first free cooking class will be held at noon on opening day. Natural Grocers stores sell only organic produce and foods that don't contain artificial ingredients. Hours are 8:56 a.m. to 8:04 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 9:56 a.m. to 7:06 p.m. Sunday.
FrightFest to begin on weekends
Frontier City's FrightFest runs weekends beginning Sunday through Nov. 2. The annual event features spooky shows, a haunted house, trick-or-treat trail and a nightly parade. FrightFest is included with park admission. Hours are 6 to 11 p.m. Fridays, noon to 11 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 10 p.m. Sundays, except hours are extended on Oct. 11 to noon to 11 p.m.