TravelPlex’s Memorable City for October is Oklahoma's capital city. Oklahoma City offers plenty of exciting things to do and offers big-league attractions, including a National Basketball team, OKC Thunder, as well as a revitalized downtown area starring the Bricktown Entertainment District and Chesapeake Energy Arena. This destination also offers great arts and museums, including the Oklahoma City National Memorial and the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. If you decide to turn a business trip into a vacation, also known as a “plesiness trip”, take the family to the kid-friendly OKC Zoo, Science Museum Oklahoma, Frontier City and White Water Bay. Or escape to the outdoors at the Oklahoma River, Myriad Botanical Gardens and Lake Hefner.
Oklahoma City offers a booming nightlife scene with music, dancing and drinks in the Bricktown Entertainment District, the Paseo Arts District, and Western Avenue area. The arts abound with such options as the Oklahoma City Philharmonic Orchestra, the Oklahoma City Ballet, exciting art districts and ample galleries. OKC also offers a diverse music scene that has launched national stars in multiple genres, drama productions and a celebrated arts festival that draws almost 1 million visitors a year.