Oklahomans will be busy preparing for the new semester with a host of events in the coming weeks.
The university’s annual Holiday Fest begins Thursday with a reception for incoming students and staff at the university’s Okaloosa Hall.
A daylong arts and music event featuring artists including The Bouncing Souls, The Lazy River Band and The Wild Bunch is planned for Friday and Saturday nights.
And the new term starts Saturday with a free concert from the Oklahoma State University Jazz Band.
Other events include a fireworks show Friday night and a football game Saturday morning.