Opening Night on 2017 New Years Eve in Oklahoma City

New Years Eve in Oklahoma City


One of the special and most popular festivals that celebrated throughout the world is New Year. It is the very special day for everyone. This particular day is the symbol of a new life, a fresh journey. Maybe you have lost something in your past but in this year god is giving you a new chance of getting that thing. Try your best and you will be able to get whatever you want. Therefore, New Year is obviously very special for every person. People celebrate the day in a grand way. Every corner of the world gets into the spirit of celebration and enjoys the time.

Now, this is also a perfect time for visiting an unknown place. Whether you are too young or not you should definitely visit some place in this time of the year. If you are considering a destination for your next coming Christmas and New Yeas Eve holidays in North America, we would suggest Oklahoma City. The capital and the largest city of U.S. state of Oklahoma has a lot of attractions and celebrations waiting for you to explore.

Fireworks, Parties, Events of Opening Night

Opening Night 2017 will be the 28th such family-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma City Arts Council will host Oklahoma City’s favorite family-oriented New Year’s Eve Celebration; on the 31st December from 7:00 PM to midnight in downtown OKC. You will be enjoying numerous entertainment venues and a spectacular NYE fireworks show at midnight.

On the 31st December, a certified, chip-timed course will take runners through downtown Oklahoma City, beginning and ending just north of the Myriad Botanical Gardens. This will feature live music from performers who are also playing at Opening Night later in the evening.

The Cox Convention Center will again be home of the Children’s Area, a place chock full of fun things to see and do such as face painting, an inflatable obstacle course and festive art projects in which your kids can participate. The Scavenger Hunt kicks off the evening at 7:00 PM at the Cox Convention Center. There will be musicians in the streets around the various venues.

Out on the streets of Bricktown, you will find entertainment such as a scavenger hunt, marching bands, dancers, clowns, magicians and more. The final countdown to the new year begins at 11:30 PM, and the NYE fireworks display will adorn the sky as 2016 arrives.

Get to Oklahoma City

Most visitors get to Oklahoma for NYE by airplane. Will Rogers World Airport located in Oklahoma City and Tulsa International Airport in Tulsa are the two major state airports for domestic and international air travel. Remember to book your flight ticket in advance to avoid any peak-time problems.

Accommodations on NYE

The city has full ranges of  hotels with great service and facilities like  Wyndham Garden Hotel Oklahoma City Airport,Sheraton Oklahoma City Hotel, Bricktown Hotel And Convention Center, The Biltmore Oklahoma Hotel, Best Western Plus Inn And Suites, etc. If you are ready for your Christmas and New Years Eve in Oklahoma, early hotel booking is highly recommended.