From the rolling green hills of the outskirts to the towering downtown skylines, Oklahoma City has something for everyone. We’ve picked our top twelve things to do in this active and growing city.
1. Catch a Thunder Game at the Paycom Center
Don’t miss your chance to see OKC’s professional sports teams: The Thunder and The Energy!
2. Cruise Down Route 66 with A Vintage Affair
Vintage cars gleam as brightly as memories at A Vintage Affair during your classic Americana style prom or date night. Full of bright colors, gorgeous gowns, and dashing tuxedos this event is dreamy.
3. See an Exhibit at The Oklahoma City Museum of Art
The Oklahoma City Museum of Art is the perfect place to see one-of-a-kind art that speaks to Oklahomans’ creativity and energy. From contemporary works by established artists to local talent, the museum has something for everyone!
4. Shop ’til You Drop Downtown
Blink and you might miss all the trendy boutique shops in charming Bricktown’s Entertainment District during your trip downtown!
5. Cool Off with an Icy Treat from Roxy’s Ice Cream Social
Warm up with a scoop of ice cream from this cute and quirky ice cream truck roaming the streets of downtown OKC! So grab your date and indulge yourself with some strawberry and cream or chocolate soda float.
6. Find Your Center in Life at Crossroads Church
Whether you’re looking to connect with a welcoming community or grow closer to God, Crossroads Church has a place for everyone called LIFE Groups. Share your faith and get more involved at this growing church.
7. See Our Roots at The Oklahoma History Center
The Oklahoma History Center is a Smithsonian Affiliate and is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. Learn more about Oklahoma’s unique history of Native culture, pioneers, aviation, commerce, and more.
8. Stroll Through the Myriad Botanical Gardens
Find your inner peace among lush foliage and trickling fountains at this serene garden. Watch out for the fish!
9. Explore Our Deep History at The Frontier City Theme Park
Get ready for thrills (and even some chills) with a journey into history at The Frontier City Theme Park. From hanging criminals to rattlesnakes, you never know what you’ll find around every corner on this creepy ride!
10. Catch an Event at Remington Park
Whether you’re looking to bet on the ponies or simply enjoy a night at the races, Remington Park has all your racing needs covered year-round.
11. Visit the Oklahoma City Zoo
Engage your wild side by taking some time out at one of the best family-friendly zoos in the country! Don’t miss the Great EscApe exhibit, the zoo’s hugely popular attraction featuring entertaining gorillas, chimpanzees, and orangutans.
12. Get Your Groove on Downtown
We love dancing with our friends downtown! From classic line dances to boot scootin’ boogie, you’ll find plenty of chances to get out there and have fun with your favorite group at several bars within walking distance from one another around Bricktown Entertainment District. Keep an eye out for special events like glow-in-the-dark dance parties, ladies’ nights, and themed nights.
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