5 OKC Date Night Ideas This Month
Everyone needs a break every now and then, and parents are no exception! Whether date night, girls’ night or simply grown up time, Oklahoma City has plenty of things to do, many of which offer the added benefit of helping some very worthy causes. Whether your passion is food, theater, art or something else entirely, our searchable calendar offers a wide variety of date night inspirations for any day of the week. Check out our readers’ recommendations for a list of local favorite hot spots. And, if that wasn’t enough, here are our top five reasons to book a sitter this month!
Feb. 1 & 2
OKC Philharmonic Pops Series: The Hot Sardines at Civic Center Music Hall (201 N Walker Ave). Travel back to the era of the Great Gatsby when flappers and bootleggers rubbed elbows in the speakeasies. $19 & up. 8 p.m.
Saved-by-the-90s Celebration at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features games, snacks, drinks, karaoke, giveaways and more. Benefits the Myriad Gardens Foundation. Costumes welcome. Members, $15; nonmembers, $20. 8 - 11 p.m.
Bison and Beer Paint Night at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd St) features a painting event with instruction from local artist Courtney Abbott. All supplies provided, including light hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. Preregister. Members, $40; nonmembers. $45. 6 - 9 p.m.
Adults Only Night at the Museum at Sam Noble Museum (2401 Chautauqua Ave, Norman) features a night of trivia, complimentary hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar and more. Members, $25; nonmembers, $35. 6 - 9 p.m.
Feb. 27 - Mar. 17
Girlfriend at Lyric’s Plaza Theatre (1727 NW 16th St) features a romantic comedy inspired by the ‘90s icon Matthew Sweet’s alternative rock album. $25-$55. Wednesday & Thursday, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.
Feb. 8 & 9
Thrive Marriage Conference at Edmond's First Baptist Church (1300 E 33rd St, Edmond) features a marriage conference led by Pastor Blake Gideon that includes dinner on Friday, a light breakfast on Saturday and workbooks. $40. Friday, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 - 11:30 a.m.