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Thursday, September 15th – Fall Festival

  • Arts Festival Grounds – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sunday, September 18th – Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff

  • Fiestas Patrias OKC – Arts Festival Grounds – 1 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Community Stage – inside VPAC – 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Student Government Curated Stage
    • AEH Plaza – 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Ceremony of “El Grito” led by Ambassador Carlos Ignacio Giralt and Crowning of Miss Fiestas Patrias
    • Main Stage – 7 p.m.

Monday, September 19th – Student Focus

  • Student Monday Mixer – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Time Capsule – 12:30 p.m.
  • Student Mural – Throughout event
  • 1972 Movie Screening: The Getaway – 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 20th – 1972sday

  • ’72 Day – Dress like it’s ‘72
  • 1972 Music in common areas
  • Cake and Refreshments – General Dining – 12 p.m.
  • 1972 Film Fest Continues – VPAC
    • Jeremiah Johnson – 6:30 p.m.
    • TV Shows on CCTV – all week
    • Popcorn and refreshments – all screening

Wednesday, September 21st – Film Festival Finale

  • Convocation – 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.- Dining area
  • Faculty Reception – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. – VPAC atrium
  • Staff Reception – 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. – VPAC atrium
  • 1972 Movie Screening – The Godfather 6:30 p.m.
  • Introduction from Gray Frederickson

Thursday, September 22nd – Performing Arts Series 25th Anniversary Kickoff

  • Welcome to the 2022-2023 Performing Arts Series
  • An Evening with Jose Feliciano (Cultural Affairs)
    • VPAC Theater – 7:30 p.m.

Friday, September 23rd – Gamers Day

  • The Music of Final Fantasy – VPAC Theater – 8 p.m.
  • Retro Arcade

Saturday, September 24th – On One Accord/Arts Festival Homage

  • On One Accord – Arts Festival Grounds
    12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.   Lunch
    12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.   Welcome and Occasion
    12:40 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.    Song – “Together We Stand”
    12:45 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.    Greetings from President Jones
    12:55 p.m. –  1:05 p.m.     Student Talent–War Mothershed
    1:05 p.m. –  4:00 p.m.     Let the games begin!
                                               ♦ Spades     ♦ Dominoes     ♦ Pickleball
                                               ♦ 5 0n 5 Soccer     ♦ 5 on 5 Football
                                               ♦ 8 on 8 Tug of War     ♦ 3 on 3 Basketball
    4:00 p.m.  – 4:10 p.m.    Student Talent – Bouncy Boiz
    4:10 p.m.  – 4:45 p.m.    Dinner/ Student Talent – Chris Hardwick
    4:45 p.m.  – 5:00 p.m.    Presentation of Trophies
    5:00 p.m.  – 7:00 p.m.    Concerts(Real de Alamo/Fresh Rain)
    7:00 p.m.  – 7:05 p.m.    Final Words
  • OKC Philharmonic –  Arts Festival Grounds – 8:30 p.m.
  • Fireworks – Duck Pond – 9:45 p.m.

Sunday, September 25th – Founder’s Day (New Tradition)

  • Founder’s Day Celebration
    • VPAC Theater – 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • The South OKC Chamber
  • 50th Anniversary Documentary
  • 72’ Founding Faculty
  • Class of 74’
  • Founders Panel
  • Current and Past Regents
  • Past Presidents
  • Founder’s Day Reception
    • VPAC Atrium – 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Weeklong Activities

  • OCCC Timeline Installation
  • Story Corp (OCCC TV)
  • Open Houses