If you go: Downtown in December

If you go: Downtown in December in Oklahoma City.
Oklahoman Published: December 22, 2013

Downtown in December

When: Through Jan. 1. (Some attractions will be open longer.)

Where: Various locations in downtown Oklahoma City.

Information: www.DowntownInDecember.com.


Devon Ice Rink at the Myriad Gardens: Open seven days a week, the Devon Ice Rink hosts daily public skating, private parties and special events through Feb. 2. The ice will heat up from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday nights for Rock 'n' Skate with a DJ. Admission is $10 per person and includes skate rental.

Chesapeake Energy Snow Tubing: Sessions run every two hours, and tubing is open daily, except Christmas. Admission is $10 for a 90-minute session. Tickets can be purchased at the ballpark box office or at www.DowntownInDecember.com.

Free Water Taxi Rides: Water Taxi rides are free from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays through Dec. 31, courtesy of the Downtown Business Improvement District and Downtown Oklahoma City Inc. Guests can board the boats on Mickey Mantle Drive across from the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, just west of the third-base entrance.

Automobile Alley Lights on Broadway: More than 180,000 colorful LED lights drape the buildings along eight blocks between NW 4 and NW 10 Street along Broadway Avenue through Jan. 1.

Santa's Adventures on the Oklahoma River: Try the North Pole Climb, SandRidge Santa Zip, Candy Cane Rock Wall and more in the Boathouse District, 725 S Lincoln Blvd. Santa will be at the Chesapeake Finish Line from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturdays. Santa's Adventures will continue from 1 to 8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Jan. 5. Special New Year's hours are offered from 1 to 8 p.m. Dec. 30 and 31. Passes can be purchased at www.boathousedistrict.org or in person at the Chesapeake Finish Line Tower. Information: 552-4040.

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