Expo Square http://publicradiotulsa.org en The Pinto World Championship is Underway in Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/pinto-world-championship-underway-tulsa <p>An international horse show and competition that draws thousands is underway at the Tulsa fairgrounds. Darrell Bilke is Vice-President of the Pinto Horse Association of America. He says the Pinto World Championship is the Pinto horsemen’s Super Bowl.</p><p>The event, which runs through June 21<sup>st</sup>, includes everything from miniatures to thoroughbreds, and is free and open to the public. The Tulsa Regional Chamber says the two week show brings hundreds of thousands of dollars into the community.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:53:06 +0000 Marshall Stewart 61276 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Pinto World Championship is Underway in Tulsa Naming Rights Deal Okayed to End Live Meet Racing at Expo Square http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/naming-rights-deal-okayed-end-live-meet-racing-expo-square <p></p><p style="margin-left:-.5in;">Tulsa County leaders today okay a deal that will change the name of the largest&nbsp; building on Expo Square and officially end live racing at Fair Meadows.The naming rights agreement with the Muscogee Creek Nation will put the tribe’s name on what had been known as the Quik Trip Center. Fairgrounds CEO Mark Andrus says the deal also ends live race meets, which were money losers in recent years.</p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 19:29:14 +0000 Marshall Stewart 29791 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Naming Rights Deal Okayed to End Live Meet Racing at Expo Square