Rain Won't Hinder Arts Trek

Rain Won't Hinder Arts Trek

04/10/2019
Big changes mark the 10th annual Arts Trek free family festival at the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art. In addition to a new, longer art exhibit, this year, most of the activities are indoors!Read More
Shawnee Little Theatre Comedy "Noises Off" opens Friday

Shawnee Little Theatre Comedy "Noises Off" opens Friday

04/01/2019
Audiences will get a peek at all that can go wrong behind the scenes of a play when Shawnee Little Theatre's "Noises Off' opens for a six performance run on April 5 at the community theatre, 1829 Airport Road.Read More
Experience Arts Trek: The Exhibit!

Experience Arts Trek: The Exhibit!

03/26/2019
Arts Trek has been an anticipated family event for 10 years. Organized by the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art, the event started as a venue for local artists and performers to share their talents with the community. This year, the festival is experiencing big changes, including the introduction of a two-week art exhibit.Read More
Pleasant Grove School Hosts Artist-in-Residence

Pleasant Grove School Hosts Artist-in-Residence

03/13/2019
Students at Pleasant Grove School are currently working with nationally acclaimed artist G. Patrick Riley in the creation of a work of art to be displayed on the school grounds.Read More
Lecture by OU Professor at Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art on Friday

Lecture by OU Professor at Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art on Friday

03/11/2019
On Friday, March 15, at 7pm, Dr. Allison Palmer, Art History Associate Professor at the University of Oklahoma will be speaking about some of the pieces featured in Celebrating a Century: Treasures from the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art. Celebrating a Century continues until March 24. The lecture and reception is free and all are welcome. The reception is hosted by the Friends of the MGMoA. A member’s VIP reception will begin at 6:30pm.Read More
Uncanny Comic Expo

Uncanny Comic Expo

03/07/2019
Superheroes, Sci-Fi Classics, and Comics galore are headed to Shawnee, OK for the first time ever! The first Uncanny Comic Expo is being held this Saturday at the Firelake Arena. The expo will be a buffet for comic and sci-fi fans of all ages, giving the area its own taste of the exciting comic-con experience. Read More
Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art Chosen as Finalist  for the 12th  Annual Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards

Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art Chosen as Finalist for the 12th Annual Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards

02/18/2019
Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art is one of two dozen Oklahoma organizations that are now finalists for a $10,000 award and the title of the state’s top nonprofit, thanks to the prestigious Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards, annually presented by the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits.Read More
Fan Voting for Visit Shawnee Photo Contest Runs Through Tuesday

Fan Voting for Visit Shawnee Photo Contest Runs Through Tuesday

02/18/2019
While entries for Visit Shawnee’s 2019 Photo Contest have officially ended, that doesn’t mean it’s too late for you to get involved. You can help to influence the winner of one of the “Fan Favorite” category by navigating to the Visit Shawnee website and casting your vote. The “Fan Favorite” winner will receive a cash prize of $100; the stakes are high and voting lasts through Tuesday.Read More
NJCAA Region II Basketball Tournament to hit Shawnee March 6-9

NJCAA Region II Basketball Tournament to hit Shawnee March 6-9

02/15/2019
The 2019 Region II National Junior College Athletic Association tournament, to be played at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee, is only a few weeks away. It’s scheduled for March 6-9 and this will be its 24th consecutive year in Shawnee.Read More
Reception for Christmas in America on Friday at the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art

Reception for Christmas in America on Friday at the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art

01/17/2019
This photography exhibition explores uniquely American traditions focusing on the ways people celebrate Christmas. Jesse Rieser spent seven years traveling across the country documenting many different Christmas traditions. This exhibit is just a small sampling of this project.Read More
The Competition is On: Visit Shawnee to Hold Photo Contest

The Competition is On: Visit Shawnee to Hold Photo Contest

01/03/2019
Visit Shawnee is on the hunt for new and exciting images of Shawnee, and the surrounding area. Hosting their second photo contest, Visit Shawnee is calling all photographers to submit their images from January 28 through February 8.Read More
Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art Opens The Art of Giving

Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art Opens The Art of Giving

11/12/2018
The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art will be hosting the exhibition, The Art of Giving, from November 10-25, 2018. This two week exhibition presents some artwork recently gifted to the museum.Read More
Shawnee Annual Oktoberfest Date Set

Shawnee Annual Oktoberfest Date Set

09/24/2018
St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church will hold its annual Oktoberfest fundraising event at St. Benedict Catholic Church’s Benedict Center in Shawnee on Oct. 13, 2018.Read More
Boo on Bell Fall Festival Schedule Information

Boo on Bell Fall Festival Schedule Information

09/20/2018
Need to know everything about the Boo on Bell Fall Festival! Look no further! Just take a look below:Read More
The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art Joins Smithsonian Magazine's 14th Annual Museum Day

The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art Joins Smithsonian Magazine's 14th Annual Museum Day

09/19/2018
Free Admission on September 22, 2018 with a downloadable Museum Day ticketRead More
Musical Based on True Story: "Hands on a Hardbody" Opens SLT Season

Musical Based on True Story: "Hands on a Hardbody" Opens SLT Season

09/13/2018
Shawnee Little Theatre’s 51st year begins with the season opener “Hands on a Hardbody” opening September 21. The Tony-nominated musical, based on true events, tells the story of 10 hard-luck Texans who enter a contest to keep at least one hand on a brand-new truck the longest in order to win it.Read More
Gallery Talk and Reception at the MGMoA on Friday

Gallery Talk and Reception at the MGMoA on Friday

08/29/2018
The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art’s Curator of Collections, Delaynna Trim will be giving a gallery talk on Friday, August 31, at 7pm about the current exhibit On the Road Again: Art and Objects of Travel. The reception is hosted by the Friends of the MGMoA.Read More
Big Band Support Concert for the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art

Big Band Support Concert for the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art

08/21/2018
The Grey Wolves Jazz Band will perform on Friday, September 7 at 6:00 p.m. for the annual Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art membership event. Not a museum member yet? You can join online or the night of the event. This event is free for all museum members, so join the community, put on your glad rags, and come eat some grub and jitterbug!Read More
Thunder Girls, Thunder Drummers and Rumble the Bison set to take over Main Street in Shawnee, OK

Thunder Girls, Thunder Drummers and Rumble the Bison set to take over Main Street in Shawnee, OK

08/15/2018
The Oklahoma City Thunder Girls, Thunder Drummers and Rumble the Bison are set to make an appearance at Safe Event for Families’ (SEFF) August Downtown Block Party, sponsored by Dobson Technologies.Read More
The Last Picture Show at Studio 112 and a half

The Last Picture Show at Studio 112 and a half

08/01/2018
"As a way to celebrate the successes we have had at the Studio, we have invited several local artist to show and sell their work during our last art exhibition at our physical location on Main Street”. said Douglas Gordon, Artist and Curator at Studio112 and a Half.Read More