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!

AIR TIME

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: May 21, 2016

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#1058 Locations: Norman, Broken Arrow, Arcadia, Sayre, Tulsa

This week, check out the tours at the National Weather Center in Norman, experience the thrill of flying in a flight simulator in Broken Arrow, enjoy the historic POPs on Rt. 66 in Arcadia, be inspired by the arts at Gallery @112 in Sayre, and check out the outstanding food at the Lone Wolf Food Truck in Tulsa…Don't miss Discover Oklahoma every Saturday night on KFOR in OKC, KTUL in Tulsa and KSWO in Lawton at 6:30pm.

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NWC Tours

Patrick Hyland
http://www.ou.edu/nwc.html
Pat.hyland@ou.edu
405-325-3095
120 David L. Boren Blvd.
Norman 73072

The National Weather Center houses a unique confederation of University of Oklahoma, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and state organizations that work together in partnership to improve understanding of events occurring in Earth’s atmosphere over a wide range of time and space scales. Tours of the facility take place by appointment only. Pre-registration for all individuals and groups is required. The public tour is a comprehensive overview of the National Weather Center and the units housed within.


Aces Alley

JAMES COX
acesalley.com
N/A
(918) 948-6833
540 S Elm Place
Broken Arrow, 74012

Climb into a flight simulator cockpit and experience the thrill of flying with or against your friends at Aces Alley in Broken Arrow. Aces Alley is a flight simulator center that puts you in the cockpit of your favorite aircraft. It’s for anyone who has ever been fascinated with aviation. Take a Solo Flight. Become a WW2 Ace or Jet Fighter Pilot. Fly around the world. You are the pilot and your flight simulation adventure begins at Aces Alley.


Pops in Arcadia

Marty Doepke Manager
www.pops66.com
405-928-7677
660 W. Highway 66
Arcadia, OK 73007

Mon-Fri, 10:30a-9p Sat & Sun, 6a-9p
Convenience Store, Daily 6a-10p

Join Oklahoma Tourism Executive Director Hardy Watkins, with his 2 children in tow, as they hit Pops in Arcadia. This is their favorite place to come with Dad... after all, they've even named a root beer after him!

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Gallery @112

Suzanne Hylton
https://www.facebook.com/Gallery-112-142137462577727/
N/A
(580) 928-0002
112 W Main St
Sayre, 73662

Art is essential and creativity is much like a muscle; the more we use it, the stronger it gets. And in Sayre, Oklahoma, it’s getting stronger all the time thanks to the Gallery @112. Operated by the Rivers Edge Arts Society, the gallery offers wall and booth spaces for rent to artists wishing to market two and three-dimensional fine art. In addition, studio space is also available for rent. The Rivers Edge Arts Society promotes the arts, arts education and arts tourism.


Lone Wolf Food Truck

Philip Phillips
LoneWolfTruck.com
lonewolfbanhmi@gmail.com
(918) 861-4232
3711 S. Harvard
Tulsa, OK 74135

The food truck industry continues to grow in the Sooner State. And one of the leaders of the pack in Tulsa is the Lone Wolf Food Truck. Lone Wolf has been serving up pan Asian “Cuisine on Wheels” to sellout crowds since opening in 2012! And you haven’t experienced Lone Wolf, until you’ve tasted its three top sellers! Find out what they are!