A Fantastic Father's Day in Central Oklahoma - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

A Fantastic Father's Day in Central Oklahoma

Posted by Katie Puckett on 06/14/2012


Father's Day is June 17! Plan fun for dad with many events happening right here in central Oklahoma - everything from a cruise down the Oklahoma River to a ride on Oklahoma's only zip line!


WESTERN WATERS CRUISE

June 16th, 2012 7:00 PM
Exchange Landing at the Oklahoma River, Oklahoma City
Info: Departs Exchange Landing at 7 p.m. Dust off those chaps and spurs and saddle up partner! Join us for a night of country music, delicious appetizers, great views and refreshing adult beverages. A cash bar is available on board. $29 per person. Every Saturday in June. For more information: 405-702-7755, www.okrivercruises.com


A TRAIN RIDE AT THE OKLAHOMA RAILWAY MUSEUM

June 16th, 2012 All Day
Oklahoma Railway Museum, Oklahoma City
Info: Museum is open and free to the public Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Train Rides are available for kids of all ages (0 to 99+) every first and third Saturday of each month, April to August. The Train leaves Oakwood Depot at the museum at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., noon, 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for ages 13 and up, $5 for ages 4 to 12, and free for ages 3 and under. For more information: 405-424-8222, www.oklahomarailwaymuseum.org


FABULOUS FATHER'S DAY

June 16th, 2012 10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
The Orr Family Farm, Oklahoma City
Info: Join us for a Fabulous Father's Day! All dads receive free admission. Take a ride on the zip line, ride the train, pet the animals, mine for gemstones and visit the Sweet Shoppe for some special goodies. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information: 405-799-3276, www.orrfamilyfarm.com


GHOSTS OF FORT RENO TOURS

June 16th, 2012 8:00 PM
Historic Fort Reno, El Reno
Info: By lantern light, hear stories of restless spirits of the old post, along with some of the unsolved mysteries and murders that occurred here. Begins at 8 p.m. Reservations and advanced payment required. For more information: www.fortreno.org


CELEBRATE FATHER'S DAY AT SMO

June 17th, 2012 All Day
Science Museum Oklahoma, Oklahoma City
Info: Come celebrate Father’s Day at SMO, bring in a new child’s book(s) to be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of OKC and Dad receives complimentary General Admission. For more information: 405-602-3760, www.sciencemuseumok.org


FATHER’S DAY AT THE OKC ZOO

June 17th, 2012 All Day
Oklahoma City Zoo, Oklahoma City
Info: Dads receive free admission to the Zoo in honor of Father’s Day when accompanied by any paid admission. For more information: 405-425-0262, www.okczoo.com


FATHER'S DAY SPECIAL

June 17th, 2012 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City
Info: Make this Father's Day one to remember at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Dads receive free admission with a paid admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information: 405-478-2250, www.nationalcowboymuseum.org