Gathering Place is a home for spectacular, free events that showcase art, history, entertainment and culture from around the corner and around the world! Check out the event calendar to plan your visit.
Our next Signature Event, Tulsa 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament, is September 7-8! This double-elimination tournament will crown champions with enough bragging rights to last the entire year. If you love basketball or know anyone who does, you don’t want to miss this event. Not a baller? Join as a spectator, root on your favorite team and enjoy food, drinks, a free kid's zone, activities, and entertainment! Team registration ends on September 3!
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The start of the school year is just around the corner, but there is still lots of fun to be had at our next Summer Kids Concert! Don’t miss a free concert from nationally touring kids musical group, Laura Doherty & The Heartbeats, and Grammy award winners Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats. Celebrate the end of summer with your family at Gathering Place Concert Series: Summer Kids Concert on Sunday, August 11 at 5 p.m.
ABOUT LAURA DOHERTY & THE HEARTBEATS
Laura Doherty is a nationally touring children's performer and award-winning recording artist. Laura found her place in the acoustic-folk world early on, picking up the guitar at age 16. Originally from Westchester County, NY, she came to Chicago after college and soon joined the teaching staff of the legendary Old Town School of Folk Music. For over a decade, Laura was the Director of the Old Town School’s wildly popular early-childhood Wiggleworms program. In 2009 she took a daring leap and decided to go full-time with kids’ music, showing an intense passion for creating sweet, folk-inspired songs for children and families.
ABOUT LUCY KALANTARI & THE JAZZ CATS
Lucy Kalantari is a GRAMMY® Nominated songwriter, composer and producer based in Brooklyn, New York, making jazz age inspired music for families. She's the frontwoman and bandleader for Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats. Her band and music have been featured on Snug's House (formerly Sprout House), the musically-infused programming block on Universal Kids. Her songs are on steady rotation on SiriusXM Kids Place Live and other family radio programs around the country. Kalantari’s latest album, All the Sounds has been nominated for Best Children’s Album in the 61st GRAMMY® Awards.