Things To Do In Tulsa

Demi Lovato with MKTO at BOK Center on September 21 at 7 p.m. (Up to 41% Off)

Demi Lovato

BOK Center

$68.35 $40

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Actress and singer blends pop, R & B, and emotive lyrics on hits including "Skyscraper" and "Give Your Heart a Break"

Two Hours of Bowling and Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at AMF Bowling Co. (Up to 56% Off)

AMF Bowling Centers

AMF Sheridan Lanes

$28 $17

Bowling at over 250 locations across the country hosts groups of two, four, or six for two hours of bowling

Concealed-Weapon Class for One or Two or a Protection Class at Oklahoma Safety & Security Source (Up to 60% Off)

Oklahoma Safety & Security Source

Sheridan Center

$45 $25

Instructors focus on defensive shooting, highlighting proper form, stance, grip, and storage of firearms along with state rules

One, Two, or Three 30-Minute Flight-Simulator Experiences at Destinations Executive Flight Center (Up to 57% Off)

Destinations Executive Flight Center

Tulsa

$100 $49

Flight simulators provide pilots with experience dealing with emergency situations in a danger-free environment

Admission or Membership to Woody Guthrie Center (Up to 64% Off). Six Options Available.

Woody Guthrie Center

Tulsa

$16 $8

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Explore Woody Guthrie's legacy with historic recordings and permanent exhibits about the writer, the Dust Bowl, and the artists he inspired

10 Boot-Camp Classes or One Month of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Fitness Protection Program (Up to 67% Off)

Fitness Protection Program

Tri Center

$90 $29.99

Trainers lead 40-minute workout circuits that incorporate calisthenics, partner exercises, and props such as stability balls

Flag Football, Limited Contact Football, or Kickball Leagues at One Night Sports (Up to 50% Off)

One Night Sports

Kirkdale

$900 $450

Make new friends and get some exercise with fun flag football and kickball leagues

One or Three 60-Minute Private Golf Lessons with Video Analysis at Dynamic Golf Tulsa (Up to 64% Off)

Dynamic Golf Tulsa

Midtown

$110 $49

An instructor balances universal fundamentals with each student’s unique skill set while high-speed video captures the action

Two Weeks of Unlimited Boxing and Kickboxing Classes for One or Two at Title Boxing Club Tulsa (50% Off)

Title Boxing Club Tulsa

South Tulsa

$39 $19.50

Instructors whip bodies into shape with unlimited boxing and kickboxing workouts

Four or Eight Classes at Krafft Academy of Gymnastics (Up to 51% Off)

Krafft Academy of Gymnastics

Carter Industrial Park

$90 $45

Gymnastics school in business since 1991 offers a full slate of classes for the whole family at a spacious facility stocked with equipment

$40 for $90 Worth of Services at Gymology Tulsa

Gymology Tulsa

Kirkmoore

$90 $40

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Three or Five Boot-Camp Classes at Elite Training (Up to 61% Off)

Elite Training

Tulsa 61st and Mingo

$60 $29

Personal trainers create punishing boot-camp workouts for students of all abilities

Two Tulsa Drillers Baseball Games for Two or Four at ONEOK Field on July 31 and August 12 (Half Off)

Tulsa Drillers

ONEOK Field

$36 $18

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Already post-season bound, the Drillers set their sights on claiming the league's best record while fans enjoy discounted food and drinks

$28 for Two Tickets to a Tulsa Shock WNBA Game Including Soft Drinks and Hot Dogs on July 12 at BOK Center ($48 Value)

Tulsa Shock

BOK Center

$48 $28

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On a scoring resurgence in recent weeks, the Shock look to stay hot in a tilt against the Washington Mystics

Ice Skating for Two, Four, or Six With or Without Skate Rental at Oilers Ice Center (Up to 50% Off)

Oilers Ice Center

Union Gardens

$16 $8

Indoor ice-skating rink and Tulsa Oilers practice space helps skaters hone ice moves or enjoy group fun during daily public skating sessions

$42 for $75 Worth of Music Lessons — Butler Music School

Butler Music School

Tulsa

$75 $42

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

5 or 10 Sculpt Barre Classes at Sculpt Tulsa (Up to 63% Off)

Sculpt Tulsa

Brookside

$90 $36

Targeted movements work rarely used muscles for a leaner look; for new customers only

$30 for a Sun-Catcher Fused-Glass Class for Two at Tulsa Glassblowing Studio ($60 Value)

Tulsa Glassblowing Studio

Brady Arts District

$60 $30

Students learn safety and techniques, then create a personalized design various glass shapes and colors to be fired in a kiln

Airsoft Package for Two at Airsoft Tulsa & Outdoor Sports (Up to 50% Off)

Airsoft Tulsa & Outdoor Sports

Tulsa

$78 $39

Teams stalk through 30,000-square foot facility as they take aim at opponents in realistic action

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In 1960, Floyd Farley and Randy Heckenkemper’s vision for the LaFortune Park Golf Course facility’s championship course came to fruition, bringing to life a picturesque design of rolling bermuda-grass fairways unfurling in front of bentgrass greens guarded by bunkers. Heckenkemper recently returned to renovate the links’ water hazards and grassy contours, which contribute to a layout that’s both unique and challenging enough to earn the title of Tulsa’s Best Golf Course from Urban Tulsa Weekly, an award that even Meryl Streep hasn’t won.

The same deciduous trees that shade the championship course’s greens also thrive at LaFortune’s 18-hole executive course, whose shorter fairways save time for postround drinks or lunch at the club’s North Dining Room. Even when the sun is vacationing in the Andromeda galaxy, golfers can still play through the par 3 layout thanks to the course’s ample lighting, which illuminates the streams that split seven fairways and demand strong carries from golfers, and the tricky bentgrass greens, most of which are hemmed by bunkers.

Before embarking on 18-hole outings or whacking balls from one of 80 hitting stations on the driving range, golfers can gear up at the golf shop. Named one of America’s 100 Best Clubfitters by Golf Digest, the shop’s team of experts includes Callaway, Titleist, and Ping specialists and a repair technician with more than two decades of experience in mending putters gnawed on by nervous caddies. To perfect their swings, players can attend lessons run by PGA teaching professionals that rely on a vector launch monitor and V1 digital coaching software to improve students’ form.

Championship Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 72 course * Course rating of 73.9 * Slope rating of 124 * Total length of 6,938 yards from the back tees * Four tee options * See the scorecard

Executive Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 3 course * Total length of 2,461 yards * See the scorecard

5501 S Yale Ave
Tulsa,
OK
US

The Tulsa Shock traces its roots back to 1998, when they entered the second WNBA season as the Detroit Shock. In the following decade, the Shock established itself as one of the league's premier franchises, winning titles in 2003, 2006, and 2008. The team took its championship pedigree to Tulsa in 2010, where it fills a basketball-sized void in a city without an NBA team or at least a mayor capable of dunking.

1 W 3rd St
Tulsa,
OK
US

Between them, instructors David Koehn and Mike Barnes boast more than 50 years of flying experience. Drawing upon that know-how, they teach students during ground school lessons as well as flight training in aircrafts and FAA approved flight simulators.

8815 South Airport Way
Tulsa,
OK
US

Friends Hannah Ekblad, Hannah Rogers, Brooke Payne, and Ashley Hamilton shared their disillusionment with the process of planning a modern wedding. Every bridal show they attended was a maze of clichés; the same identical vendors, the same pink cakes, the same hotel convention rooms spruced up feebly with black curtains. Seeking to equip brides who shared some of this dissatisfaction, they combined their own bohemian artistic sensibilities, and Hello Lovely, an indie bridal fair, was born. Deploying handmade personal invitations, they assembled a team of 40 vendors and sponsors based on past experiences and an eye for aesthetic individuality. The team selected only five florists and a comparable number of photographers, paper artists, and caterers, giving attendees time to explore vendors and quiz them on their favorite bridesmaids' speeches. Sun peeks between the rough-hewn wooden slats of the century-old barn at Vive Le Ranch as guests slowly filter into the event. Having held her recent wedding at the site, Hannah Ekblad prizes the restored interior, which blends refinement and a bucolic charm like Mr. Ed trying to read a subway map.

The gently tangled guitar and banjo notes of the Avett Brothers, Bon Iver, and Ingrid Michaelson twist around the rafters as attendees wander hay-covered floors, navigating tables designated with handmade driftwood signs by local calligrapher Victoria Hoke Lane. An area artist from Polypress Letterpress fashions unique invitations on a 1920s letterpress machine, designing each by hand and stamping them with a snowflake’s fingerprint. Edit Noveau's photographer Rustin captures nuptials in the warm colors of highly-exposed 1950s- and 1960s-style photography, and Yellow Bird, Yellow Beard's artisans craft paper garlands—one of which will be donated to an attending bride. Beneath tissue-paper chandeliers, a dessert-sample table groans beneath cakes, cookies, and cupcakes marked with the names of their respective bakers.

10900 South Louisville Avenue
Tulsa,
OK
US

Zombies linger in dark corners, lunging out at unsuspecting patrons in masks. This isn’t a horror movie or a nightmare; it’s just another day at Viking Airsoft. An extreme-sports facility inside a 10,000-square-foot warehouse, Viking Airsoft specializes in airsoft games for players of all ages.

During 30- to 60-minute sessions, players dodge obstacles, hunt for food, or try to avoid a conversation with zombies, depending on the game theme. Before games, players suit up with rental masks, ammo, and airsoft guns—which run at a lower power to soften the sting of pellets—as staffers lead training sessions that go over the game rules. The fully air-conditioned space is rearranged every two weeks to keep teams on their toes, just as missions and objectives are regularly changed to ensure that players do not experience déjà vu during games.

5970 E 31st St.
Tulsa,
Oklahoma
US

The sun glints off a jet, the vehicle rolling slowly forward across the tarmac. Its engines aren't propelling it; rather, the pure power of 20 humans drags it along, inch by inch. This epic match of tug of war serves as the main attraction at Camp Fire Presents Just Plane Fun 2013, a yearly fundraiser for the youth-development organization.

In addition to its central man-versus-machine throw-down, the event also includes a family-fun festival complete with inflatable bounce houses, a silent auction with more than 100 items, and food vendors. Entertainers paint designs on kids' faces or twist and tie balloons into the shapes of kids' favorite animals or 1860s oil tycoons. All the event's proceeds benefit Camp Fire, helping them continue their mission to educate and entertain youths while helping them to tap into their leadership abilities and to appreciate their differences.

801 East 91st Street
Tulsa,
OK
US