This Weekend - Festivals and Shopping - Downtown OKC - Midtown Walkabout and Industry Flea
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019 | 2PM-6PM
Get your walkin’ shoes ready! The 8th Midtown Walkabout will take place on Saturday, October 19th from 2pm to 6pm and will feature fall vibes and good times for all. Midtown merchants will be providing specials, discounts, in-store activities, and giveaways during the event. There will also be free programming to enjoy throughout the district such as face painting, live art, kids’ crafts, a photo booth and more.
Midtown Walkabout Programming:
- Free face painting from Out of the Box
- Pumpkin Carving demonstration from Out of the Box
- Flower Sales by Curbside Chronicle
- Free balloon animals from Out of the Box
- Central Oklahoma Humane Society Pop-Up
- Lime OKC First Ride Activity
- Kids’ Collaborative Art Project with Lindsay Zodrow
- Live painting by Dawn Jaiye
- Free Photo booth by Magnolia Booth Co.
- DJ Mitch Green at Midtown Bocce Courts
- Live music by ACM students
- Chalk art from Out of the Box
“Midtown Acts of Kindness” will return this fall. DOKC’s Downtown Guides will distribute gift cards to a few lucky attendees as a thank you from the Midtown businesses for visiting the district.
Midtown is growing exponentially due to new businesses, reinvestment by anchor tenants, revitalization of historic buildings, and a renewed interest in building a strong and diverse local community. Come see what’s new in Midtown this October.
Midtown Walkabout is hosted by the Midtown Association and Downtown OKC Partnership and is always free and open to attend. #MidtownWalkabout
Attendees can pick up an event map with locations of programming and business specials day of at any of the participating businesses.
|1492||Half-priced margaritas, mojitos, nachos and quesadillas.|
|405 Yoga||Check-in and ‘like’ @405YOGAOKC on Facebook or visit the studio for a chance to win a 6-month unlimited membership (retail value $700).|
|Ambassador/ Cuvee/ O Bar||Non-alcoholic refreshments, human treats, and homemade dog treats. $5 rosé special inside.|
|Barkeep||Homemade syrups and shrubs showcase and at-home cocktail making discussion with The OKC Food Eater. Drawing for gift pack giveaway.|
|Barrios||Half-priced De La Casa Margaritas and Victory Club Nachos during event.|
|Black Scintilla||Free popcorn, while supplies last.|
|Brown’s Bakery||Donut eating contest every hour on the half hour.|
|Chirps & Cheers||Letter writing station, 15% off in store items, and goody bags.|
|Commonplace Books||10% off entire bookstore with mention of Walkabout. Drink special in kitchen all day.|
|Dust Bowl||Half-priced shakes, half priced bowling.|
|Elk Valley Brewery||First 12 people to order an Elk Valley Beer the following locations will receive a free Elk Valley pilsner glass: Riviere Banh Mi, Capitals Ice Cream, The Collective and O Bar.|
|Farmer’s Bank||Participate in the cornhole competition to win gift cards to mode., Chirps & Cheers, Barkeep Supply, Nhu Avenue, Trade Men’s Wares.|
|Fassler Hall||Happy Hour Special: mini brats and mini hot dogs.|
|Gogi Go!||$6 Kimchi Queso Tots.|
|Hall’s Pizza||‘Pups on the Wooftop’ from 11am-2pm: dog adoptions, giveaways, and homemade dog treats for the four-legged friends; breakfast pizza and sweets for humans.|
|Hank’s Coffee||$3 Super Scoop homemade ice cream sundaes, $3 craft beer & wine, $3 espresso beverages cold or hot and Harry Potter inspired menu items.|
|Louie’s||DJ from 2 – 6 pm, $5 fried pickles, fried green beans and queso.|
|Ludivine||$1 mimosas and $3 bloody mary’s until 6pm.|
|Mira Bird||Free mimosas and 10% off your purchase.|
|Mode||Free bracelet with purchase.|
|New Angle Yoga||Free Power Yoga class from 2pm-3pm. Free protein balls and drinks from 3pm-6pm. Capture your favorite yoga pose on camera with an Align-Shine photo.|
|Nhu Avenue||Complimentary mini cupcakes and Les Bouquet flower cart pop-up.|
|Opolis||Free mimosas in commemorative cup.|
|Orthodontic Arts||Free Halloween goodies with business information located inside Dr. Coleman, DDS.|
|Packards||Happy Hour menu available 2pm-6pm.|
|Palomar||Trunk-or-Treat during event.|
|Plant||Free classes, live music on the lawn, door prizes and food specials.|
|R&J Supper Club||$1.55 Coors Original, $5 Old Fashioned, plus appetizers.|
|Razorz and Tonic||Free beer!|
|Riviere Banh Mi||$6 appetizers and $4 draft special.|
|The Edge||One month free on all one bedroom leases.|
|The Laboratory OKC||10% off shoes, 15% off all other items.|
|Trade Menswear||15% off store-wide.|
|Twinkle Apothecary||Free samples and a drawing to win a free perfume.|
|YMCA (Midtown)||YMCA staff will be outside offering tours and half-priced joining fees for anyone who becomes a member during the event.|
Downtown Oklahoma City Partnership (DOKC) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to create and champion a vibrant and diverse downtown through placemaking, advocacy and promotion. DOKC also manages and maintains the downtown Business Improvement District (BID) and fosters an environment of creativity and culture through public art and activation via Downtown OKC Initiatives. The BID delivers street-level amenities, such as street cleaning, landscaping and trash pickup, produces events, and provides additional services such as marketing, branding and programming. For more information, visit DowntownOKC.com.
The Midtown Association is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides marketing and promotion to the Midtown district. Midtown is part of the downtown Business Improvement District, which is managed by Downtown Oklahoma City Partnership. For more information, visit MidtownOKC.com.
AN OPEN-AIR MARKET OF ARTISANS, SHOPS & VINTAGE FINDS.
The Industry Flea is a warm weather, open-air market concept from the producers of the Holiday Pop-Up Shops. The event gathers artisans, vintage dealers, craftsmen and local shops for a family-friendly day of outdoor shopping. From vintage finds to handmade local products, there is something for everyone at the Flea!
The event is dog and family-friendly. We will be open 9AM to 6PM on Saturday, October 19 on the corner of NW 10th and Hudson in Midtown OKC. See you there!