Tulsa, Oklahoma offers plenty of fun activities for couples to enjoy on a date night. From outdoor activities to unique dining experiences, there is something for everyone. In this article, we explore five of our favorite date night ideas that will inspire you to create a memorable evening with your loved one while exploring everything Tulsa has to offer.
Ready to unleash your creative side? Pinspiration is a DIY craft studio where everyone can be an artist, no matter your experience level! With lots of workshops and self-guided painting and craft classes, you can make something special together with your special date that you can take home and cherish forever. Feeling nervous about your skill levels? No need to worry! We always have experienced staff to hand who can help you with anything you need or give advice. Trust us, you’ll have an absolute blast!
2. The Succulent Shop
The Succulent Shop is quite a new addition to the Tulsa area and was recently voted Favorite Place for a Girl’s Night Out by TulsaKids readers. It’s a DIY plant bar – meaning you can come in at any time and pick a plant and a pot, grab a table on the patio, or head up to their plant loft and create your own plant arrangement at your leisure. In addition to the plants, The Succulent Shop features a full bar with a variety of beer, wine and cocktails!
For those who aren’t quite confident in their abilities, they offer a full range of classes and workshops to guide you through the process. Book a workshop at this sip-n-shop plant boutique today!
3. Mother Road Market
This one is for the foodie couples out there. Mother Road Market is Oklahoma’s first food hall and offers foodies a unique and vibrant space to explore with over 20 restaurants. From craft cocktails to street tacos, sushi to barbeque beef, Mother Road Market has an option for every couple, no matter what they’re craving. They also have a big patio with lots of seating, live music and Route 66-themed mini-golf. What’s not to like!
4. Admiral Twin Drive-In
Tulsa’s very own iconic drive-in theater. If you and your date are movie lovers, then this is an absolute must! The Admiral Twin Drive-In has been around since 1951 when it opened as a single screen. It epitomizes the nostalgic drive-in theatres of the past, and was even featured in Francis Ford Coppola’s classic The Outsiders as the 1950s hangout! Located just off the historic route 66, there’s no better place in Tulsa to enjoy a romantic movie night. Closed during the winter months, it usually opens around the beginning of March in time for Spring.
5. The Mac Retropub
While on the subject of nostalgia…here’s another opportunity to take a trip down memory lane! Go full retro mode with your partner for your next date night by heading down to The Max Retropub, a lively ‘80s and ‘90s-themed hangout with pinball machines and retro arcade games like Space Invaders, Pac-Man, Tekken, Donkey Kong, Tron, and lots more! On weekends there are DJs to entertain too. The Mac Retropub is always busy, and well worth checking out!