Itís tournament time in OKC! Get your March Madness started early by attending the Phillips 66 Big 12 Womenís Basketball Tournament, March 8 to 11 at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Thereís a long list of things OKC is famous foróits food, its craft beer, the MAPS projectsóbut did you know that OKC is also famous for being the horse show capital of the world?
Need a breath of fresh air? A walk to clear your head? A nice bike ride? Just want to enjoy the beauty of the outdoors? We donít blame you. OKCís so scenic and as the weather starts to warm up, this is the perfect time of year for a nice, long walk, run, bike ride, etc.
Local live music fans are in for fun of all genres coming to OKC in March. Pop, rap, countryóthereís something for everyone.
Here are some VeloCity stories you may have missed in the last two months.
While energy jobs are important to our local economy, most newcomers (and even some longtime residents) are shocked to learn that energy jobs make up only 3.5 percent of Oklahoma Cityís employment base.
According to the Greater Oklahoma City Chamberís 2019 Economic Forecast the metroís economy is expected to continue to grow in 2019. In fact, job growth this year is expected to increase by 2.1 percent or 13,600 jobs.
If you are new to OKC, you may think that the Oklahoma River has always flowed freely just south of downtown, or that the Chesapeake Energy Arena has always welcomed screaming sports fans.