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Ray's BBQ

Ray’s Smokehouse BBQ

For the next stop for The Food of Lindsey Street tour, it’s barbecue, barbecue, and more barbecue with Ray’s Smokehouse BBQ. Founder, Darrol Ray, shares how they focus on quality and work to have the...

Legend's Restaurant

Legend’s Restaurant

Legend’s Restaurant in Norman serves a broad menu ranging from specialty salads and sandwiches to fresh seafood, pasta, steaks, along with vegetarian and gluten-free dishes. Let’s not forget the house-made desserts. In this Food of...

Vanity by Brianna Gaither cover

Vanity by Brianna Gaither

Following her faith and desire to explore Oklahoma’s creative culture, Brianna Gaither’s sophomore album breaks the norm by recording 10 songs, in 10 months, with 10 different, Oklahoma-based producers and made a documentary following the...

Intro to the Food of Lindsey Street

Intro to The Food of Lindsey Street

Get to know several of the merchants along Norman’s Lindsey Street in this Introduction to the Food of Lindsey Street. They share why they love the street, what visitors can expect, how the construction has...

Tree and Leaf

Tree and Leaf Clothing

Dusty Gilpin leads a tour of Tree and Leaf, a youthful lifestyle brand in Oklahoma City’s Plaza District. Dusty walks through his store sharing how Tree and Leaf started, what they do to support the...

Pretzels at Esca Vitae - photo by Dennis Spielman

Introduction to Esca Vitae

The European Bakery, Esca Vitae, did their soft opening on Monday, March 13, 2017. I paid a visit yesterday to the Midtown District’s latest addition. Housed in the space formerly occupied by Prairie Thunder Baking...

Don Narcomey - Roots

Don Narcomey “Roots”

Ever wondered the story behind the roots system in front of the Myriad Botanical Gardens‘ Crystal Bridge? In this Artist Statement Minute, Don Narcomey talks about his process behind “Roots” and how the gardens acquired...

Iguana Mexican Grill cover

Iguana Mexican Grill

Oklahoma City’s urban core original and authentic Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurant, Iguana Mexican Grill, features fresh, made from scratch foods every day. Marc Dunham, Laura Rene, and Ross Davis talk about the food of this...

Jason Pawley - Cultivation mural still

Jason Pawley “Cultivation”

An Artist Statement Minute with Jason Pawley about his mural, Cultivation, in Downtown Oklahoma City. Cultivation can be found in the underpass of West Reno Avenue by South EK Gaylord. This video is made possible...

Plains Pioneers Tracing Timelapse

Plains Pioneers Tracing Timelapse

Amanda Zoey Weathers and Tessa Raven trace out their mural, Plains Pioneers, on the McKinley Park Community Center in this two-minute time-lapse from two-hours of work. Running the projector is Stephen Tyler. I filmed this...