If you are heading to Oklahoma City’s famed Bricktown, you are in for a treat! Bricktown is the warehouse turned entertainment district and it’s bustling with nightlife and teaming with great places to grab a bite to eat. Aside from the nightlife and gastronomic experiences, Bricktown also offers endless entertainment options. Whether you’re traveling alone or with your family, Bricktown will be a place you won’t soon forget.
If you are traveling with your family, Brickopolis is definitely the place to take the kids! They have laser-tag, mini-golf, an arcade, and of course, food. This place just might be perfect for you too, especially if you are a kid at heart. Why go out on the town when you can challenge your kids to a game of laser tag or a good old-fashioned arcade game? If you are visiting Sunday through Friday, there is a great deal on “all you can play” laser tag! You will be exhausted afterward, so be sure to look into Bricktown hotels before your visit.
Cruise By Way of Water Taxi
If you are a history buff and you want to learn about Bricktown’s rich background and culture, hop on a water taxi for a cruise down the Oklahoma River. Not only is it a relaxing way to enjoy the sights, but your boat will be staffed by a narrator who will highlight points of interest.
Michael Murphy’s Dueling Piano Bar
If you are looking for a night out on the town and a taste of Bricktown nightlife, you don’t want to miss Michael Murphy’s. Comedy and music collide to create a fun, upbeat atmosphere to enjoy drinks and share laughs with your friends. All of the music is played by request, so don’t miss a chance to get your favorite tunes played by Bricktown’s number one talents.
Put a Cork In It
Wine-lovers, this is the place to be when you visit Bricktown! Opened in 2008 to encourage small business in Bricktown and provide a venue for visitors to enjoy local wines. Put a Cork In It features a custom wine lineup in a delightful atmosphere. Red lovers can try the Indian Paintbrush Merlot. For white lovers, they have the Dustbowl Chardonnay just for you.
Before you head out for drinks or an exciting evening of laser tag, check out the local shops and small business that Bricktown has to offer. Painted Door has been in business since 1991, making them one of the most popular shops in Bricktown. If you want to pick up an OKC souvenir or do a little Christmas shopping, go here! The best part is, it’s only a short distance from most of the Bricktown hotels, so you can drop your goodies off before heading out into the city.
One More Thing
To get the most out of your Oklahoma travels, be sure to visit from late March to early June or from September to early November. These are times when the weather is ideal for exploring the city, especially if you want to go on a water taxi ride!