Week ahead: Your guide to events planned in Oklahoma
PRAIRIE FIRE: Prairie Artisan Ales is sponsoring an Oklahoma music showcase at 8 p.m. Friday at 89th Street, 8911 N Western Ave. The lineup includes The Nghiems, Mad Honey and Kodos. Admission is $8, and the show is all-ages. Visit www.89thstreetokc.com for details.
KLAUS ACT: Swiss Kraut rock band Klaus Johann Grobe will be in Oklahoma at 9 p.m. Saturday at Opolis, 113 N Crawford Ave., Norman. Los Angeles psych band Vinyl Williams is also on the bill, and Oklahoma’s Brothers Griiin will be DJing. The show is 21 and older, with tickets for 12 in advance and $15 at the door. Visit www.opolis.org for information or to purchase tickets.
TODD TALES: Storytelling songwriter Todd Snider returns to Oklahoma for a 7:45 p.m. Tuesday show at Cain’s Ballroom, 423 N Main St., Tulsa. Elizabeth Cook opens. Tickets start at $24 and can be purchased at www.cainsballroom.com, or call 918-584-2306 for show details.
SWEET LIFE: Pop icon Ariana Grande brings her "Sweetener World Tour" to OKC at 8 p.m. Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W Reno Ave. The record-breaking singer released the tour’s namesake album in 2018, as well as “Thank U, Next” in 2019. Concert-goers must abide by a clear bag policy, outlined at www.chesapeakearena.com. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the venue at 602-8500.
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: Christian rock band Skillet takes the Starlight Amphitheater stage at 8 p.m. Saturday at Frontier City, 11501 N Interstate 35 Service Rd. The band will release its next album, “Victorious,” Aug. 2. Concerts are included with park admission, including for season pass holders. For more information, visit www.frontiercity.com or call 478-2140 ext. 200.
— Becky Carman, For The Oklahoman