It is officially Fall! That means it's time to unpack the scarves, grab a pumpkin spice latte, and decorate the house with colorful leaves. Ok, it still feels like summer. But that just means you can get outside and check out all that Tulsa has to offer this week! Here are my top five picks. For even more options, download Utown.
Tulsa State Fair at The Fairgrounds
The Tulsa State Fair is the kickoff to the autumn season. Starting this Thursday and going until October 8th, you can enjoy 11 Days of Awesome and “take a spin” on their many different rides and attractions. Whether you most enjoy the barrel racing, cake displays, or spend all your time trying different fried foods, the fair is always a good time. Check out their official website to see the full list of attractions, events, and their musical lineup.
Pumpkin Town at 61st & Garnett
Hay rides, pumpkin picking, and corn mazes make for a great time and even better Instagram photos. Head out to Pumpkin Town at 61st and Garnett this weekend for a special event partnering with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Meet Rumble and the Thunder girls! If you wear Thunder gear, you'll automatically receive $1 off admission.
High School Football Game of the Week at Union Tuttle Stadium
Tulsa loves high school football. With some of the absolute best teams in the nation, it's no wonder we're so proud. If you've been meaning to catch a game, you'll want to head to Union as the #1 Union Redskins take on the #2 Owasso Rams this Friday night. Dress to support your favorite team and enjoy a night beneath the Friday night lights.
Harvest Beer Festival outside McNellie's Downtown
Beer lovers will absolutely love the McNellie's Harvest Beer Festival going on this Saturday. Check out a wide variety of local breweries as they serve their best choices. With over 70 breweries attending, you are sure to find a new favorite.
Antoinette's Turns Five! at Antoinette's Bakery Co.
Antoinette's Bakery is one of Tulsa's best local gems. With their fifth birthday just around the corner, they're celebrating with, of course, the absolute best birthday cake around. Hang out all day on Saturday. Your taste buds will thank me.
Tulsa's Soul Festival: A Tribute to Wayman Tisdale at Guthrie Green
Tulsa's Soul Festival is a tribute towards the late Wayman Tisdale. Located at Guthrie Green on Saturday, this production of live soul and R&B music will have you swaying all night long. Enjoy art, entertainment, and a spread of exceptional souther cuisine. This is a free event and is open to all ages, so make sure you mark your calendars and bring the whole family. Soulfest begins at 6:30 P.M. and continues until 10:00 P.M.
It looks like your weekly schedule is already jam-packed. However, if you're looking for even more local events, download and checkout the Utown app. Available on both Android and Apple devices, you can get real-time updates on everything going on in your city.