Hosted by: Dino Lalli and Lauren Nelson

Hosted by: Dino Lalli and Lauren Nelson

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!

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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: February 11, 2017

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#1086 Locations: Sulphur, Lawton, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Davis

This week, go eagle watching at the Chickasaw National Recreation Area in Sulphur; enjoy a fun family entertainment center in Lawton that’s so much fun you will “Laugh Out Loud,” discover the new hotel in downtown Oklahoma City with a rich history; find out about a fascinating Made in Oklahoma bath and body business in Tulsa; and it’s time for chocolate!! As if anyone needs an excuse to indulge in buying and eating chocolate, take a tour of the premier chocolate factory in Davis and see what the folks at Bedre Chocolate are cooking up for Valentine’s Day…..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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Eagle Watching-Chickasaw National Recreation Area

Ron Parker
https://www.nps.gov/chic/index.htm
ron_parker@nps.gov
(580) 622-7234
901 W 1st St
Sulphur, Ok 73086

There is something quite spectacular at seeing an eagle soaring in the Oklahoma sky. It’s an incredible and stirring sight indeed. Numerous guided eagle watches are available throughout the state, as well as the opportunity for many self-guided tours. Come to the beautiful Chickasaw National Recreation Area for one of their ranger guided tours to see if we can a glimpse at this magnificent creature which is the symbol of our nation and our freedom!


Laugh Out Loud

Jeremy Burk
www.lollawton.com
jburk@lollawton.com
580-536-4386
6720 Quanah Parker Trailway
Lawton, OK 73505

If the name of a particular place is called Laugh Out Loud, you just know it’s going to be fun. Find out about this family entertainment center in Lawton, where they have a full skating rink, a full arcade, inflatables, a bounce house which all add up to the kids having a fantastic time!


21 C Hotel

Emily Neuman
http://www.21cmuseumhotels.com/oklahomacity/
eneuman@21cHotels.com
502.882.6283
900 W Main St
Oklahoma City, OK 73106

Explore the 21 C Hotel in downtown Oklahoma City and discover the rich history of the building the hotel now occupies. What used to be the old Ford assembly plant built in 1916, is now an upscale, contemporary hotel that has a wide array of amenities as well as adding an element of glamour to the area. The hotel is also home to Mary Eddy’s, a great restaurant with a farm to table concept!


Theraganics

Jennifer Roudabush
Theraganics.com
918.828.7335
6552 East 51st Street
Tulsa, OK 74145

Founded by two sisters, this is a natural organic bath and body shop. All their products are made on site so people can see where everything is made, who makes it and what’s in it! Discover this made in Oklahoma bath and body business where these 2 sisters truly quite the soapbox!


Bedre Chocolate

Krista Crouch
www.bedrechocolates.com
kcrouch@kochcomm.com & jkelsey@kochcomm.com
(580) 369-4200
37 N Colbert Rd
Davis, OK 73030

It turns out, to no one’s surprise, chocolate really has a history as a love food! The passion for chocolate goes back before the 1600’s. Fast forward to today and yes Valentine’s Day and chocolate go hand in hand. And what better way to celebrate that than take a tour of the premier chocolate factory in Oklahoma! Located in Davis, the folks there are cooking up some amazing treats for this special holiday!