Collected by Andi Fisher , AFAR Local Expert
I have a good friend that lives in Oklahoma City and I am fascinated about this place, it just screams "vintage" while still trying to find an identity for itself. I want to go and visit, these are spots to potentially check out.
1301 East 15th Street 15th &, S Peoria Ave, Tulsa, OK 74120, USA
Fresh seasonal produce from Oklahoma's top farmers. Free range meats and delicious cheeses make this place simply amazing. The hours are 7- 11 a.m. (winter market runs from Nov. - March from 9-11 at the sister location on 41st & Peoria).
1 One Williams Center, Tulsa, OK 74172, USA
Now the second tallest building in Oklahoma, the BOK Tower was built in 1975. Minoru Yamasaki & Associates, the same architect who designed the World Trade Center. The similarities between the two are uncanny. And is essentially the same building...
6700 Mohawk Blvd, Tulsa, OK 74115, USA
Oklahoma has always been about open spaces (half our state song is about nature!) so to see Tulsa and Oklahoma in general becoming more urban can take a toll on Okie spirits. Oxley Nature Center, located minutes away from downtown Tulsa, offers...
1 S Boston Ave, Tulsa, OK 74103, USA
A public art piece by Native American artist - Bob Haozous, Artificial Cloud is a peculiar and somewhat eerie sculpture to look at. The artificial cloud is the artists representation of the death of the Earth, separation between racial and social...
20900 S 4200 Rd, Claremore, OK 74019, USA
Taking place every September, the Gatesway Balloon Festival is a great way to spend the day, free of charge. The balloon race begins around dawn and continues into the afternoon. After the balloons land a carnival type atmosphere entertains with...
3498 Riverside Dr, Tulsa, OK 74105, USA
Tulsa's River Parks is a seemingly endless mix of parks and trails spanning one part of Tulsa. The bikes trails are mostly paved and there are multiple scenic spots along the trails. The fountain in the picture is near what is called The...
10 S Lewis Ave, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
Tulsa's Circle Cinema Theater is THE best place to catch a film in Tulsa. Films range from independent, art-house, documentary, and many more. On weekends their midnight movies are a hit, allowing younger viewers a potential first look at some of...