July 2012 Events in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

July 2012 Events in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

Posted by Katie Puckett on 06/29/2012

Central Oklahoma’s Event Calendar July 2012

The following is a truncated list of events occurring in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country. To see a complete calendar of events for July, go here.

CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – The Oklahoma City Zoo is pushing prices way back during their annual Way Back Wednesdays this July. Enjoy $1 admission for guests of all ages every Wednesday in July and August. Children two and under are free. Also check out the $1 prices on concessions and activities. For more information: 405-425-0262, www.okczoo.com.

Catch a movie from the comfort of White Water Bay’s larger than life 500,000 gallon Wave Pool during Dive In Movies every Friday in July from 8 to 11 p.m. Dive In Movies are included with park admission. Check online for movie showings. For more information: 405-943-9687, www.whitewaterbay.com.

Take a ride on the wild side at the International Finals Youth Rodeo at the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center in Shawnee, July 8-13. The action is non-stop as IFYR celebrates its 20th Anniversary with 10 events and 11 performances in barrel racing, bull riding, calf roping and more. Also stop by the full Western trade show during this special event. For more information: 405-275-7020, www.shawneeexpo.org.

Celebrate Eskimo Joe’s 37th Anniversary July 16-22 in Stillwater. Don’t miss the week-long famous bash known for its concerts, giveaways and great specials on food and drinks. For more information: 405-372-8896, www.eskimojoes.com.

Listen to old ghost stories and tales of murder and mystery while touring historic Fort Reno in El Reno by lantern light during the Ghosts of Fort Reno Tour, July 21. The tour begins at 8 p.m. and reservations and advanced payment is required. For more information: 405-262-3987, www.fortreno.org.

For more information on these events or to request literature on Central Oklahoma Frontier Country, get coupons and see a full calendar of events, visit oktourism.com or call 405-232-6552.