Being pulled through the world aboard sturdy wooden wheels is like piloting an eco-friendly time machine without having to do any work. Warp worry free with today's Groupon: for $15, you get a carriage ride for up to two passengers from Oklahoma Premier Carriage Company (a $30 value). Bring along additional friends or family members (up to six fit into a carriage) for $5 per person.
For the past three years, Oklahoma Premier Carriage Company has seduced revelers, lovebirds, and tourists alike with its reliable animal chauffeurs and well-tended carriages. OPC's equine engines (their herd includes four magnificent Clydesdales and two Percherons) are clean, obedient, and punctual enough to put principals and robots to shame. Kick back with your beau in the plush blue-velvet seating and take a break from technology, car engines, and stop signs for an evening plucked from the pages of a fairy tale as you enjoy a 20- to 30-minute romantic eye romp through the enchanting Bricktown area. The animal-drawn chariots await in Bricktown, just across the street from Mickey Mantle's Steakhouse. You'll find them there Thursday through Sunday evenings after 6 p.m.
Children under 6 ride free. Customers may use the value to upgrade to the Downtown ride.
Oklahoma Premier Carriage Company
Oklahoma Premier Carriage Company seduces revelers, lovebirds, and tourists alike with its reliable animal chauffeurs and well-tended carriages. OPC's equine engines—including four clydesdales and two percherons—are clean, obedient, and punctual enough to put principals and robots to shame. They trot through the scenic Bricktown area, which is littered with murals and local history, or pass by luxe buildings on the hotel tour. OPC also charters carriage rides for various special occasions, infusing high-school proms, concerts, or weddings with a sense of old-fashioned grandeur.