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Be sure to follow us on Facebook at “Campus Corner at OU” for all upcoming events and signup information. We look forward to seeing you! DOWNTOWN NBJ had not received any updates from the Downtowner’s Association by press time. For more information, please visit their website at DowntownNorman.com. EASTSIDE BUSINESS ASSOC. The Eastside Business Association (EBA) is dedicated to connecting businesses and promoting economic activity and the arts in East Norman. Our board is comprised of East Norman business owners and professionals. In addition to various educational opportunities available to EBA members, the EBA also maintains close working relationships with organizations throughout the community. Please visit ebanorman. com for membership information, to learn more about our board, and to check out our upcoming events as well as the events of our partners. We would like to welcome our newest board members: Kelly Sitzman, MLIS, and Joshua Hinkle, MPA. Kelly is the Branch Manager of Norman Public Library East. Joshua is not only a new board member, but also the new EBA President. He is Vice President and Treasury Management Officer at Republic Bank & Trust. Lucha De Mayo! The Eastside Business Association of Norman, in partnership with the Hotel and Conference Center at NCED, invites you to a fun new Cinco De Mayo Celebration! This all-ages event will be held Sunday May 5, 2019 at 3 p.m. Join us for “Reto De Azul” (The Race to Blue), a five-match professional wrestling event featuring the nation’s best-known Lucha Libre Wrestlers, including the World Famous Blue Demon! Wrestlers Feugo Del Sol, Drake Gallows, Prince Mahalli, Dirty Andy Dalton, Dapper Garcia, and more will battle in a Royal Rumble for the honor of facing the Blue Demon in the main event! Ticket and Sponsorship information can be found at ebanorman.com. We strive to stay in communication with our current and future members. If you have a question about the Eastside Business Association of Norman or want to see if we match your specific needs, please send us a message ebanorman@gmail.com. We’re always happy to visit! care and professional organizations found in Norman and the metro. We encourage and welcome everyone to venture out and enjoy some of our upcoming events.  In 2019 we are excited to host several new events in addition to historical district events many have made tradition over the years.  Campus Corner will be hosting our first annual, Family Day on the Corner, which will run in conjunction with OU’s Spring Game. This is one of many events we will offer as we strive to create a variety of family friendly activities for the community.  Along with our district merchants, we will present several vendors from the area including HeyDay, IFly, Westwood Family Aquatic Center, The G.O.A.T. Beef Jerky Company and more.   Each vendor will have unique activities and numerous giveaways will occur throughout the event, creating an energetic and spirited experience before the yearly Spring Game on April 13th.  Join us for a complimentary fun filled day beginning at 10am.  On April 27th, be on the lookout for your favorite super hero with another Campus Corner pub crawl coming your way. The Marvel Universe will take over Campus Corner as we celebrate the release of the Avengers: Endgame. Watch for upcoming details on the Marvel Pub Crawl by making sure you follow and like all of our social media accounts and the Campus Corner website (www.oucampuscorner.com). May 4th is a historical day in Norman as we celebrate Norman Pride’s second annual Pride Festival in the district.  This is just one of many activities that will occur in Norman over the Pride celebration weekend.  Join us from 10 am to 11 pm for an exciting day full of live music, entertainment, children’s activities, art and vendors from across the state.  This event in addition to your local favorites will provide plenty of things for you to do throughout the day. If you’re looking at participating in any of our events or interested in a sponsorship opportunity, please email us at executivedirectorcca@gmail.com. LINDSEY STREET Norman Native American Frontier Days - May 3rd - 5th Celebrating Norman’s Native American History & Norman’s Horst Heritage Days of Montford The Life and Times of Montford T. Johnson “The Chickasaw Rancher” Pow Wow Grand entry with color guard; multicultural and tiny tot competition Saturday, May 4th. Homeland Grocery parking lot. Lindsey Stree - 12PM - For more information, contact Ashley Warrior (405)501- 9289 mcmahan.ashley@yahoo.com or Taylor Chiariello (405)820-0783 chiariello@ou.edu. Parade Saturday, May 4th - 10a Lindsey Street between 24th & Berry Rd. For more information, contact Lori Thrower (405)596-9380 lthrower5@ gmail.com. Car Show Saturday, May 4th 12PM Homeland Grocery Parking Lot Lindsey Street For more information, constact Jeri Sieber (405)464-1129 jerisieber@hotmail.com. Rodeo Friday, May 3rd & Saturday, May 4th 7PM Norman Round Up Club Arena 519 NE 60th St. Norman, OK For more information, contact Teresa Elam (405)234-0518 telam127@ yahoo.com or normanroundupclub. com. NormanBusinessJournal.com | Quarter 2 // 2019 43