In response to the historic wildfires in Australia, the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is contributing $10,000 in emergency conservation funds to support the critical care and long-term recovery of Australian wildlife.
“What better place to hold the 2020 Women’s National Team Selection Trials than the home of USA Softball, the Softball Capital of the World,” said USA Softball CEO Craig Cress when OKC was announced as the host of the 2020 Selection Trials.
On Sunday, horse owners from 21 states brought their best competitors to race at Oklahoma Derby Day. The Grade-3 $400,000 Oklahoma Derby race attracted owners from 10 states, including Oklahoma.
Remington Park’s thoroughbred season starts Friday, with weekly live racing. In 2018, the park contributed more than $25 million to the state’s education budget, which is its highest total ever.
If you’re new to OKC, you may not be aware of all the cool ways there are to experience unique-to-OKC offerings and more in the Adventure District.
A week after the Big 12 Baseball Championships, May 30- June 5, sees the return of the NCAA Women’s College World Series to USA Hall of Fame Stadium. Teams, staff and fans from across the country visit OKC to support their squads during this amazing event.
If there is one thing you can say about the Adventure District, it is that it lives up to its name and then some.