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Your Guide to Senior Discounts, Deals & Rewards in the OKC Metro

Older adults can save on all kinds of things, like travel, food, retail and more for being 50+. Whether it’s complimentary goods and services or smart savings, don’t be afraid to ask about the discounts available to you at your favorite restaurants, shops and more. Discounts & Special Deals Senior deals aren’t always heavily advertised, so we’ve rounded up some of the best specials and discounts offered around the OKC metro. From food and shopping to local favorites, there are …

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Your Guide to Senior Discounts, Deals and Rewards

11 of the Best Winter Activities in Oklahoma City

Some regions shut down when the weather gets colder, but Oklahoma City has great events year-round, including in the colder months. Residents have many different winter activities to choose from, and some are even more fulfilling when there’s snow. Here are 11 of the best winter activities in Oklahoma City. Cultural Winter Activities Whether you’re spending time with friends who’ve lived in Oklahoma City their entire lives or you’re playing the tour guide for visiting family who haven’t experienced the …

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Valentine’s Day Date Night Ideas in OKC

February 14th is almost here. What are your plans for the evening? Are you and your significant other staying in for the night at your independent living apartment, or are you hoping to get out for a few hours? If it’s the latter, consider trying something new in the Oklahoma City area this year. There are so many fun, exciting date night ideas in OKC, you’re sure to find something that matches your interests. Oklahoma City Date Ideas Whether it’s …

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Fun date ideas in OKC.

Get Outside for Fall Foliage Tours in OKC

Fall is a beautiful time of year in Oklahoma City – with little rainfall and average temperatures in the 80s (September), 70s (October) and 60s (November), it’s perfect walking weather. If you live in a senior living community in OKC and want to soak up some fresh air, you have plenty of options that allow you to explore fall foliage nearby. Not to mention, walking is an easy, enjoyable way to stay active and keep your body moving this fall. …

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Senior-Friendly Walking Tours in OKC

Walking is undoubtedly one of the best exercises for seniors. It improves heart health by getting your blood flowing, strengthens muscles and joints while easing chronic pain and even boosts your mood. Now that summer is here, walking tours are a great way to get outdoors and enjoy being active around the Oklahoma City area. You can even consider designing your own walking tour to go at your perfect pace to avoid feeling rushed to see everything or getting tired …

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Explore History in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City was settled in April of 1889, when what were known as “unassigned lands,” or lands in Indian territory not assigned to any particular tribe, opened for settlement. Originally called the Village of Oklahoma, around 10,000 homesteaders flocked to the area between 1890 and 1900, quickly doubling the population. In the early years, Oklahoma City became a bustling commercial and transportation hub due to the construction of the railroad watering stop known as Oklahoma Station along the Southern Kansas …

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The Holidays in Oklahoma City

Everywhere you look this time of year, you see twinkling lights, brightly decorated trees and smiling faces. There’s just a feeling of cheer in the air as you search for those perfect gifts for the special people in your lives and look forward to spending some quality time together. After all, the holidays are mainly about celebrating with our loved ones and passing down cherished traditions to the younger generations. Some of those traditions you enjoy so much may involve …

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Holiday lights to celebrate with festive activities in OKC

The Top Museums in OKC

Oklahoma City Attractions for the Whole Family As the largest city and state capital of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City has a rich and diverse history that attracts thousands upon thousands of people to visit every year. There’s no shortage of things to do and see in OKC, and the city is well-known for having some of the most amazing museums among the cities here in the Great Plains. Visit these Oklahoma City Museums for an Enriching Day  Experience a day filled …

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