If youíve been paying any attention at all to the Greater OKC Chamberís social media accounts lately and/or been reading VeloCityOKC.com regularly (as you should), you probably have heard a little something about Elevate, OKCís newest, biggest and best professional development conference.
If youíre new to OKC, you may not be aware of what are generally considered the ďseedsĒ of OKCís ongoing renaissance. MAPS, short for ďMetropolitan Area ProjectsĒ was a groundbreaking pay-as-you-go series of debt-free municipal projects funded by a temporary penny sales tax.
The City of OKCís Household Hazardous Waste facility provides an environmentally safe place for residents to dispose of household hazardous waste and is free to Oklahoma City residents.
If you live for live music, youíve no doubt noticed: OKCís been bringing in quite the slate of live touring acts of late!
The fall festivities continues this week with a Halloween event for dogs and the second round of Haunt the Zoo. On Friday, adults will get their turn to parade the zoo in costumes at Haunt the Zoo: All Grown Up. And be sure to make arrangements to take your little monsters trick-or-treating on Monday in Bricktown. If Halloween isnít your thing, thereís still plenty to do this week.
Itís the time of year when youíre looking for the best places to get pumpkins and there are plenty of spots around the metro.
On one side of the city, horses are racing every weekend. On the other side, at State Fair Park, several horse shows are coming to town, bringing a huge economic impact with them.