Have you ever wanted to live the movie The Polar Express? Well, you can actually do that in Oklahoma City, OK. with the Oklahoma City Polar Express Train Ride. You'll get to experience the movie like never before as it comes to life onboard a real train! It's a full-hour trip that includes hot chocolate, snacks, and performances on board by singing and dancing chefs, plus a live reading of the Chris Van Allsburg holiday classic.
That's not all there are all kinds of holiday fun family activities and caroling plus you'll also receive the first gift of Christmas, a silver sleigh bell just like in the movie. The train ride lasts about an hour and the man in red, Santa Claus himself makes an appearance as well. Sounds like a great time and fun for the whole family.
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I know several people who have gone and every one of them said it was fantastic, even those without children. I'm thinking this is the year the family and I head to OKC and take a quick trip to the North Pole on the Oklahoma City Polar Express. Then we could hit the OKC Zoo for their Safari Lights Christmas display and round it out by stopping in Chickasha on the way home and driving through the Festival of Lights.
To get all the details and ticket information for the Oklahoma City Polar Express Train Ride visit the official website. There are several different packages and options to choose from for every budget. There's plenty to do and see this Christmas season so you'll definitely want to start planning and scheduling.
10 Oklahoma Hallmark holiday hometowns you can visit
Looking for someplace special to spend the holidays? The Sooner State has you covered with some of the best towns and cities to get into the Christmas spirit. If you've ever wanted to visit a place that feels like it came out of a Hallmark movie you're in luck! Check out these ten Oklahoma Hallmark holiday hometowns to experience the small-town charm and friendliness of some of Oklahoma's best-known holiday destinations. Each has its own unique traditions and holiday events that will surely get you into the spirit of the season. From amazing lights and displays to performances and festive family fun you'll find in the Sooner State.
Oklahoma Restaurants People Swear Are Worth The Drive
Eating out is entertainment. Sometimes it's you and your better half, other times you'll drag the family along with you. Either/or, if you've got time to kill and want to sample the best Oklahoma offers, here are the restaurants' everyone swears are worth every moment in the car to and from.
Top 10 Best Christmas Towns In Oklahoma
While Christmas may not always feel like Christmas in Oklahoma, we put on that holiday spirit all over the Sooner State. Here are the top destinations to find a little holiday cheer.
Take a tour of this Harry Potter 'Hogwarts House' in OK!
Take a quick virtual tour of this EPIC Harry Potter 'Hogwarts House' that's FOR SALE in Norman, OK. If you have a spare $875,000.00
or end up winning the lottery you could be the proud new owner, more like the King or Queen of this Sooner State castle. This 2-story one-of-a-kind magical mansion is located at 402 Scarlet Street in Norman, OK.
It features 8,551 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 3 half baths, HUGE living rooms, a formal dining room, a wine room, a home theater, an ENORMOUS gourmet kitchen, and more! It's listed by Lynne Siano
and Christopher C. Clark
of Metro Brokers of OK. Siano & Company
. Scroll through all the pictures below to take a quick look inside and out at this incredible one-of-a-kind Hogwarts House: