Thanksgiving is next Thursday, the 2022 holiday season is officially upon us! If you're looking for some family festive fun and would like to get into the spirit of the season visit Oklahoma's wildest Christmas Light Display. It's an amazing drive-through and walk-through Christmas experience with lights and more!
SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH A VIDEO ABOUT 'SAFARI LIGHTS' AT THE OKC ZOO
The OKC Zoo "Safari Lights" features a drive-through where you'll see different animal-themed displays and sculptures that are all lit up. After you drive through you can do the walk-through that has interactive light exhibits and winds its way through the Entry Plaza, Children's Zoo, and other areas.
Along with all the holiday lights and sculptures, they also have kid's activities, and holiday treats. You can even visit Santa Claus if you go on the weekends. The family and I are already planning our trip. Get a sneak peek of what you can expect at the OKC Zoo "Safari Lights" by hitting play on the video below:
The OKC Zoo "Safari Lights" is going on now through Sunday, January 1st (01-01-23) from 5:30 pm to 11:00 pm daily. You'll need to purchase your tickets in advance, it's by reservation only. To get tickets and make your reservations visit the official site www.okczoo.org. They have different packages available. You can do both the Drive-through, which includes re-entry for the walk-through. Or you can just do the walk-through.
They also offer special discounts to "Zoo Friends Members" as well. For pricing and all the details click here to go to the official OKZ Zoo website. I've never been before so I think this will be the year the family and I load up in the car and head to the OKC Zoo for "Safari Lights." Kind of a little daycation and a quick holiday getaway to Oklahoma City. Hit Bricktown while we're there and grab a bite to eat while we're at it.
Maybe hit the "Chickasha Festival of Lights" on our way there, or on our way back. We go every year and since it's one the way, why not? Then when we get back in town make a trip through Lawton, Fort Sill's "Holiday in the Park." We could hit all 3 in one night for a Christmas light extravaganza! Now that's a plan!
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Take a look inside this epic 1960s retro motel in Oklahoma!
It's the ultimate retro vintage motel stay in the Sooner State! If you've ever wanted to step back in time and experience the "good old days" once again, or maybe for the very first time, you're in luck. Take a break from the usual, boring, and mundane hotel room by booking a stay at this 60s-style motel in Oklahoma City, OK. The Classen Inn
is one of the most unique and colorful motels in the state, if not the entire nation. It was originally built back in 1963 and has been completely remodeled, refurbished, and reimagined. If you're looking for a place to stay while on vacation, staycation, or on a weekend getaway why not make your accommodations a part of the vacation fun by staying at the Classen Inn in OKC. You can click here to book your stay. Scroll through the photo gallery below to take a virtual tour of this EPIC 1960s retro motel!
See the Most Epic & Unusual Oklahoma Airbnb Rentals!
Take a break from the boring and ordinary and make your next overnight stay more spectacular and memorable. These rentals are a lot more than just a place to stay, all of them could easily be a vacation destination and experience all on their own! If you're planning a staycation or vacation in Oklahoma you should definitely check out these epic and unusual Airbnb
rentals versus booking just a plain old room at a hotel or motel. You could make your accommodations a part of the experience itself by staying at any of these amazing places in the Sooner State. Scroll through the photo gallery below to check them out.
Take a tour of this Oklahoma 'Yellowstone' style ranch!
Take a virtual tour of this EPIC 'Yellowstone'
style ranch that's for sale in Oklahoma! If you have a spare $1,900,000
you could be the round new owner of this awesome property. It's located at 39111 South Highway 82 in Vinita, OK.
it's near Langley, OK. on the Grand River. It features 1,320 feet of riverfront on 69.3 acres. The house, more like a mini-ranch mansion, is a log home with a whopping 6,800 square feet of living space. It contains 6 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. It's listed by Diana Patterson
of McGraw REALTORS
. Scroll through all the pictures below to take a quick look inside and out of this incredible OK. ranch estate!