Tulsa, OK: Food Truck Festival, Guns at the Tulsa Arms Show and College Football

By Staff Reposrts | TulsaWorld.com

 Saturday: Food truck festival

The Eat Street Food Truck Festival will be in the Blue Dome District from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday. The event is being hosted by Arnie’s Bar and The Dog House at Second Street and Elgin Avenue.

The trucks will offer foods ranging from Mexican to Vietnamese, Greek and Japanese cuisines, and other favorite street food fare such as hot dogs, pizza, tacos and tamales.

Live music, kids activities, a small farmers market and local art vendors will also be part of the event.

Saturday, Sunday: Guns and more

Wanenmacher’s Tulsa Arms Show will be at the QuikTrip Center at Expo Square from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

More than 4,100 exhibits of firearms, knives, swords and accessories will be on display and for sale. General-interest exhibits will include wildlife and Western art, bronze work and jewelry. Actor and artist Buck Taylor will be the event’s celebrity guest.

Admission is $10 for adults and $3 for children, or free with a new NRA membership.

For more information, visit tulsaworld.com/armsshow.

Saturday, Sunday: Hafli fundraiser

Hafli, the annual fundraiser at St. Antony Orthodox Christian Church, continues through Sunday. The event includes a Lebanese dinner, bake sale and deli. Hours are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday.

The church is at 2645 E. Sixth St., west of the University of Tulsa, at Sixth Street and Columbia Avenue.

Meals are $15 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger.

Saturday-Monday: Veterans Day activities

Several events are scheduled throughout the weekend in honor of Veterans Day, which falls on Sunday.

On Saturday, Tulsans are invited to attend a fly-in from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Tulsa Technology Center’s Riverside Campus, 801 E. 91st St. The fly-in will feature World War II veterans in war-era planes.

At 7 p.m. Sunday, the Tulsa Praise Orchestra will hold a concert at Kirk of the Hills, 4102 E. 61st St.

Tulsa will hold its 94th annual Veterans Day parade at 11 a.m. Monday in downtown Tulsa.

Saturday: College football

All three local teams play conference games and two play at home. Tulsa, however, is on the road as the Hurricane looks to remain unbeaten in C-USA play, battling Houston at 4 p.m. The game can be seen on CBSSN-249 and can be heard on KRMG am740 and fm102.3. The Sooners host Baylor at 2:30 p.m. on FSOK-27. Radio broadcast is on KMOD fm97.5 and KTBZ am1430.

The Cowboys welcome West Virginia at 2:30 p.m. The game can be seen at KTUL-8 and heard on KFAQ am1170.

Saturday: Philbrook

The Philbrook Museum of Art’s Second Saturday runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. this weekend at 2727 S. Rockford Road.

The museum schedules the free event the second Saturday of every month and schedules a host of family-friendly activities, tours and scavenger hunts.

On display right now at the museum is the Models & Muses exhibit, which runs through Feb. 3. The exhibition showcases American modernist Max Weber’s work in figure painting and is the first solo museum show on the artist in two decades.

For more information, call 918-749-7941.

Saturday: Jackson Browne

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Jackson Browne will perform 8 p.m. Saturday at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa, 777 W. Cherokee St., Catoosa. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $60-$70, available at tulsaworld.com/hardrockcasino, the venue box office or by calling 918-384-ROCK (7625). All patrons must be at least 21 years old.

The singer-songwriter is well-known for hits dating back to the 1970s, including “These Days,” “The Pretender,” “Running on Empty,” “Take it Easy” and “Somebody’s Baby.”

Sunday: College basketball

The Danny Manning era at the University of Tulsa begins Sunday, and Oklahoma is also at home. The Hurricane opens its season at 7:05 p.m. against LSU-Shreveport at the Reynolds Center. Tickets and concessions are half-price and fans will receive a TU basketball T-shirt. Call 918-631-4688 for tickets.

The Sooners host Louisiana-Monroe at 2 p.m. at the Lloyd Noble Center. For tickets, call 800-456-4668. The game can be seen on FSOK-27.