Hosted by: Jenifer Reynolds and Dino Lalli

Hosted by: Jenifer Reynolds and Dino Lalli

Hitch a ride with us each week to discover friendly folks, tucked-away attractions, roadside eateries, and grand adventures – from the extreme... to the serene – plus, insider tips for making your next Oklahoma get-away unforgettable!


Discover Oklahoma is shown Saturdays at 6:30 pm on KTUL-8 in Tulsa, KFOR-4 in Oklahoma City, KSWO-7 in Lawton. Or at 5:00 pm Saturday on KXII, Sherman/Denison, Texas and KCTU in Wichita, Kansas.

AIR DATE: October 25, 2014

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#996 Locations: Enid, Muskogee, Calumet, Del City

This week we talk with the Oklahoma based writers of the Oklahoma film Rudderless, step back into the past on a WWII Submarine in Muskogee, visit the Indian Trading Post in Calumet, taste some good home cookin at Don's Alley in Del City, and hear the tales of the mysterious Gaslight Theatre in Enid.


Gaslight Theatre
221 N Independence
Enid, OK

Founded in 1966, the Gaslight Theatre in Enid is one of the oldest community theatres in Oklahoma. The theatre consistently presents high-caliber productions, which include a healthy mix of comedies, dramas and musicals.

Filmed on location in Oklahoma City & Guthrie.

Rudderless is an American musical drama filmed here in Oklahoma. The story is about a grieving father in a downward spiral stumbles across a box of his recently deceased son's demo tapes and lyrics. Shocked by the discovery of this unknown talent, he forms a band in the hope of finding some catharsis. Directed by William H. Macy in his feature film directorial debut, Rudderless stars: Billy Crudup, Felicity Huffman, Laurence Fishburne, Anton Yelchin, Ben Kweller and Selena Gomez.

USS Batfish
3500 Batfish Rd
Muskogee, OK

The USS Batfish Submarine & Military Museum is one of Muskogee's most unique attractions. An actual World War II submarine, the Batfish sank three enemy submarines and eleven other enemy vessels during her tenure in battle.

Indian Trading Post
301 S Walbaum Rd
Calumet, OK

Located on I-40 near Calumet, the Indian Trading Post is one of Oklahoma’s finest gift shops with over 100,000 items, turquoise jewelry, pottery, moccasins and authentic Indian handicrafts. The Cherokee Complex now houses a Restaurant, KOA Kampgrounds, Cherokee Travel Mart and much more!

Don's Alley
4601 SE 29th St
Del City, OK

Don's Alley in Del City is a family-owned and operated restaurant that was established in 1955. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Don's Alley offers tasty home-style dishes. Order an an omelette, biscuits and gravy, hamburgers, sandwiches, salads, steaks and more. Don's Alley is known for excellent chicken and dumplings, as well as their chicken fried steak. Sample cheese nachos, the burrito plate or an Indian taco for a taste of the southwest. Don's Alley also serves a variety of pies and other made-from-scratch desserts.