Grand Opening: The Wizard of Oz Museum, Cape Canaveral, Florida

The Wizard of Oz Museum 7099 N. Atlantic Ave., Cape Canaveral, FL

A brand new Wizard of Oz Museum is opening in Florida courtesy of Oz collector and rare Oz book dealer, Fred Trust. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is set for February 11 and all Oz fans are invited to attend. Costumes are encouraged, tickets are half-price, and an unforgettable day is practically guaranteed.

Oz on the Bayou

Terrebonne Parish North Branch Library 4130 W Park Ave, Gray, LA

Join the fourth annual Oz on the Bayou event in Gray, Louisiana March 4-5, 2022.  Enjoy two days packed full of crafts, food, fellowship, and games. A $50 registration fee includes two themed lunches and weekend craft kits. Friday, March 4th  9 am – 4 pm Saturday, March 5th  9 am – 4 pm Terrebonne Parish North Branch Library 4130 W Park Ave, Gray, LA 70359 Contact Karen Diket at ckdiket@gmail.com to register.

Kansas City Ballet presents The Wizard of Oz

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts 1601 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO

The Kansas City Ballett brings their acclaimed production of The Wizard of Oz back to the Kauffman Center for the Performing arts May 13-22. Choreography by Septime Webre and an original score by Matthew Pierce. Accompanied by the Kansas City Symphony.  

2022 Chesterton Wizard of Oz Days

Duneland Falls Banquet & Meeting Center 1100 Max Mochal Highway, Chesterton, IN

All the magic, entertainment, and camaraderie of Chesterton, Indiana’s legendary Wizard of Oz Festival return May 14-15, 2022, as Wizard of Oz Days!  This fun-filled weekend kicks off with the May 13 Ruby Slipper Gala with a catered dinner, celebrity guests, a live Oz music concert, Oz in Chesterton retrospective, live Oz collectible auction, and more. And that's just opening night; fans will continue to celebrate 100 years of the life & legacy of Judy Garland for the next two days. Details are updated on Facebook, but the Eventbrite page presents a good overview of weekend plans.

2022 Oz! the National Convention

Hampton Inn 49 Olean Street, East Aurora, NY

Join fellow fans and Oz Club members for a weekend filled with Oz! Our destination, East Aurora, NY, home of the Roycrofters, means we’ll be paying particular attention to the illustrators of Oz. W.W. Denslow, the first illustrator of Oz, was also the first artist invited by Elbert Hubbard to join the Roycrofters and make their community his home-away-from-home. Chair Cindy Ragni has lined up a program filled with Oz in the arts.