EVENTS IN OKLAHOMA CITY
County: Canadian, Cleveland, Oklahoma, Pottawatomie
Population (2010): 579,999
Climate: Humid subtropical with hot summer highs in the mid 90s (F) and cold winter lowers in the upper 20s (F).
Time Zone: Central / Central Daylight
Oklahoma City's Top Venues: Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma Fairgrounds Arena, Cox Convention Center, Civic Center Music Hall
Teams in Oklahoma City: Oklahoma City Thunder
Featured Events in Oklahoma City:
The capital city of Oklahoma has much more to offer than livestock and gorgeous grasslands. Situated in the nation's heartland, Oklahoma City is one of the cultural centers of the Great Plains. The Native American population thrives in the entire state, allowing its capital to remain the focus of tribal festivals and art showcases. Many athletes have also hailed from the Sooner State, making sports like football part of the local heritage.
Although there are no professional NFL teams in Oklahoma, college football remains a religion to many who inhabit the vast prairie lands. Oklahoma City is home to three major colleges, including the University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City University and Oklahoma State University, creating avid local rivalries. Basketball and baseball are also prominent in the capital of the Sooner State, which is host to the annual NCAA Women's College World Series in softball. Those who share an interest in horses will be pleased to know that Oklahoma City is also privy to numerous shows and equine events.
Visitors might also be surprised to discover how much there is to feast their eyes upon near Oklahoma City. Aside from the unique showcases and museums, like the Route 66 Museum or the College Football Hall of Fame, there are several nearby natural wonders - such as Red Rock Canyon State Park, Glass Mountain State Park (which features shiny quartz crystals amid rich red clay that's been petrified) or Robbers Cave State Park. That's right - there are mountains and rolling hills in Oklahoma.
Food is something else that won't disappoint in Oklahoma City and Sooners are no slouches when it comes to producing some savory beef. Family franchises like Braum's are locally renowned for having some of the best hamburgers and milkshakes around. However, because of the cultural diversity in Oklahoma, there are many more tasty delicacies to sample - like various styles of barbecue, Mexican food or some of the region's freshest produce.
Oklahoma is one state that is sure to interest any visitor, no matter what his or her background, interests or personality may be. A visit to the Sooner State can never come too soon.
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