A special day to celebrate love, on this page there are romantic or fun Valentine’s Day related events throughout Oklahoma. Please note that not all events happen on Friday, February 14, 2020, and not all events are your traditional romantic affairs. 😉
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WHERE: Armstrong Auditorium
14400 South Bryant Road, Edmond
WHEN: Thursday, February 13, 2020, at 7:30 pm
Acclaimed as one of the most exciting groups presenting authentic regional dances of Mexico under the direction of Silvia Lozano, Ballet Folclórico Nacional is an institution tasked with the dissemination, preservation, and promotion of the culture of Mexico, both at home and abroad. Delighting audiences with a cornucopia of stomping rhythms, traditional whirling dances, brilliantly colored costumes, and festive songs, the company transcends cultural barriers and presents an unforgettable experience the entire family will enjoy.
WHERE: Oklahoma Christian University – Judd Theater
2501 East Memorial Road, Edmond
WHEN: February 11-14, 2020, at 7:30 pm
Each year, OC students put on Cabaret, a musical performance featuring songs from various musicals. You’re sure to have fun as they dance and sing their way through songs of love, joy, sadness, humor, and happiness.
WHERE: The Gaslight Theatre of Enid
221 North Independence Street, Enid
WHEN: February 14-15, 21-22
An uproarious comedy of two bumbling hunters who have never actually shot a duck but think they’ve shot an angel. Chased by tabloid press reporters, these two brothers attempt to hide in the swamp between runs to the local quick shop for beer. High-energy, clever, and heartfelt with enough good-old-boy profanity to fill your ice chest.
Ticket prices are $65 and are available at GaslightTheatre.org.
WHERE: Guthrie ScareGrounds
4524 Riverside Circle, Guthrie
WHEN: February 14-15, 2020, from 7 pm to 11 pm
Guthrie Haunts will have a special Vexed Valentines Day Haunt that will be a more interactive haunt then their Halloween format. They will do some experimenting with different concepts in hopes it will increase your experience.
WHERE: OKC Zoo
2101 NE 50TH Street, Oklahoma City
WHEN: Friday, February 14, 2020
Wine in the Wild is back! Sample wine from local and national wineries while enjoying the Oklahoma City Zoo’s beautiful Sanctuary Asia. The wine tasting experience will also feature live music, light hors d’oeuvres, Zookeeper talks and a commemorative gift. Plus, view and purchase original paintings from the Zoo’s Art Gone Wild program–art by animals for animals. A VIP element will be available prior to general admission that includes a food and wine tasting experience guided by a local wine expert. Must be 21 or older to attend. Tickets are $65/person for ZOOfriends members, $75/person for non-members. VIP tickets are $115/person for ZOOfriends members, $125/person for non-members. Valet parking will be available for $15. To learn more, click here or call (405) 425-0641.
WHERE: Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory
301 West Reno & Harvey, Oklahoma City
WHEN: Thursday, February 13 and Friday, February 14, 2020, from noon to 4 pm
Need a special gift for your Valentine? Shop for your sweetheart and support local businesses at Cupid’s Conservatory. The Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory Visitors’ Lobby will be your one-stop-shop! You can purchase handmade jewelry, stationery goods, home décor, skincare products, chocolates, and much more for ten local vendors.
WHERE: The Plaza District, Oklahoma City
WHEN: Friday, February 14, 2020, from 6 pm to 10 pm
The Plaza District will be celebrating all the things they love – local nonprofits, art, food, and fun on Friday, February 14
WHERE: Museum of Osteology
10301 South Sunnylane Road, Oklahoma City
WHEN: Friday, February 14, 2020, from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Is there anything more romantic than an evening of a murder investigation at the “Bone Museum” AKA SKELETONS: Museums of Osteology? Learn to “read” the features of a human skull to determine: age, sex, physical trauma and/ or illness. They’ll teach you the skills, but you and your partner must determine what happened! Each case # is a different case to solve.
Please note that this activity involves replica human skulls cast from real trauma cases and personal discretion is advised.
Event Tickets Include:
– 90 Minute Interactive Investigation
– Holiday Treats
– All Day Museum Admission
– Free Scavenger Hunts
– Informal Q&A with Museum Educators
– 15% OFF Discovery Store Merchandise*
*Some restrictions may apply.
WHERE: Factory Obscura
25 NW 9th Street, Oklahoma City
WHEN: Friday, February 14, 2020, from 8 pm to 10:30 pm
On February 14, Factory Obscura has conjured up a mix of musicians and songwriters, poets and movement artists, brewmasters, and more into a celebration of collaboration and feel-good fun. Rock out to four live bands on their Wonder Stage performing original songs inspired by the Mix-Tape experience. Performances include Jarvix featuring Elecktra, stepmom, Jabee & LTZ, and LCG and the X.
Take home Mix-Tape Vol. 1: a cassette-tape collection of all four songs, plus two more from Bad Jokes and Audio Book Club, available in their Gift Shop. Experience collaborative performances of spoken word and movement artists inspired by the music. Enjoy “The Mix-Tape,” a limited edition beer collab with the brilliant brew artists at Prairie Artisan Ales OKC. Come dressed as your favorite love song and compete for the LOVE-ly trophy!
WHERE: Auditorium at the Douglass
600 North High Avenue, Oklahoma City
WHEN: Saturday, February 15, 2020, at 8 PM – 11 PM
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the sultry art of the striptease and amazing variety acts! Adèle Wolf’s Burlesque & Variety Show will celebrate love and romance in a show complete with door prizes, photo booth, audience participation games and more in their Annual Valentine’s Day show! Dress to impress!
Doors open at 8:00 pm and the show starts at 9:00 pm.
WHERE: Norman North High School
1809 Stubbeman Avenue, Norman
WHEN: Saturday, January 18, 2020, from 12:00pm to 4:00 pm
The Norman Chocolate Festival is an annual fundraising event with a rich history of bringing the community together to support education. Partnering restaurants and businesses will offer samples of delectable treats for those who wish to purchase tickets. Proceeds will support education in Norman Public Schools through grants for school PTA projects.
Plus, your votes during the event will identify Norman’s favorite chocolate from more than 20 participating restaurants and businesses. Tickets are available in 4 one-hour-long sessions. Premiere ticket holders at the 12:00 PM session will receive 15 tastes. The 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM sessions will allow ticket holders to receive 10 tastes.
Based on popular demand, we will continue to feature Happy Hour to keep the party going during the 3:00-4:00 PM session. This ticket comes with a sweet price for 10 tastes plus a free “mini-ticket” for kids 12 and under per each regular ticket holder. Mini-tickets are good for 3 tastes from our confectioners.
WHERE: Downtown Norman
WHEN: Friday, February 14, 2020, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The 2nd Friday Norman Art Walk is a free celebration of arts and creativity held monthly from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Walker Arts District of Downtown Norman.
WHERE: The Psycho Path
1517 East 106th Street North Sperry, Oklahoma
WHEN: February 8-9, 15-16, 2019
Tired of the same
1001 West First Street, Sulphur
WHEN: February 15-16, 2019
Grab your valentine and escape to the romantic luxury of The Artesian Hotel. With live entertainment, decadent chocolates and limited edition wine, you and your sweetheart will make memories that last a lifetime.
A Valentine’s Day celebration will also take place on those same evenings for guests to enjoy. The party will be hosted on the first floor of the hotel inside The Fountain Club from 7 to 10 pm with live music. Admission is free and open to guests 21 years of age and older. A full cash bar will also be available.
For more information about Valentine’s Day options and events, or to book a room at The Artesian Hotel, visit artesianhotel.com
WHERE: The Chickasaw Cultural Center
867 Cooper Memorial Road, Sulphur
WHEN: February 10-15, 2020
The Chickasaw Cultural Center presents this special weeklong event inviting patrons to celebrate Cupid’s holiday through participation in Chickasaw culture, language, food and make and take activities. Bring the whole family to enjoy some fun activities, valentine themed photo-ops, chocolate tasting and enjoy 20% off 2020 jewelry in the retail shops.
WHERE: Chickasaw Retreat and Conference Center
4205 Goddard Youth Camp Road, Sulphur
WHEN: February 14 and 15, 2020
Escape to The Chickasaw Retreat for a romantic Valentine’s Day Getaway! With live entertainment, special packages and delicious food options, this Valentine’s Day is sure to be a special one. Book your romantic getaway to the Chickasaw Retreat today!
For dinner and room package reservations, call the Chickasaw Retreat and Conference Center at (580) 993-2327.
WHERE: Living Arts
307 East Reconciliation Way, Tulsa
WHEN: Saturday, February 18, 2020, at 8:00 pm
On Saturday, February 15, 2020, at 8:00 PM come, experience their 12th-anniversary expressions as poets, singers and dancers reveal their interpretations of two of the most sensual, sexual and powerful words in the English language.
WHERE: Oklahoma Aquarium
300 Aquarium Drive, Jenks
WHEN: February 14th, 2020, from 6:00-8:00 PM
Break out the leg warmers and hairspray—the 80s are back at the Oklahoma Aquarium’s Wavy 80s Valentine’s Day Dance! Dress up in your most neon spandex for a radical night under the sea. This magical evening will include a live DJ playing the best hits from Generation X, a photo booth to capture the fun, and delectable hors d’oeuvres, all while surrounded by the Oklahoma Aquarium’s totally tubular aquatic life.
WHERE: Kiss My Ale Pub
5336 East Admiral Place in Tulsa
WHEN: February 14th, 2019, from 6:00 pm to 2:00 am
Maybe you don’t have a date for Valentine’s Day? Or maybe you think it’s a silly day and would rather spend the night playing games and drinking local craft beers and cocktails? Whatever your reason, come join Kiss My Ale Pub as they celebrate their 2nd Annual Anti-Valentine’s Day!
They will be debuting a new specially crafted cocktail, as well as holding a costume party raffle for anyone who loves an excuse to show off their cosplay skills.