Looking for the best things to do in Norman, OK? Our curated list will provide you with exactly the best places to eat, play, and experience in the Norman area.
Attractions and Things To Do in Norman OK
Restaurants in Norman Oklahoma
Legend’s Restaurant Started as a pizza delivery service in 1967 and has now evolved into a local staple for the Norman community.
The Mont is a local staple in the heart of Norman, within a block of the University of Oklahoma campus.
The Garage Restaurant is not your average burger joint. It’s a haven for your burger cravings.
Benvenuti’s is an old world Italian restaurant with new world twist led by Chef Anthony Campagni.
Norman Oklahoma Fairs and Festivals
2nd Friday Norman Art Walks are a monthly, citywide celebration of art brought to you by the Norman Arts Council.
The Chocolate Festival offers thousands of chocolate inspired creations to visitors each January.
Every March step back in time for a day of revels at the Medieval Festival.
Norman Music Festival is a free, independent music festival in
downtown Norman during the month of April.
The National Weather Festival is a unique event each November giving visitors access to the National Weather Center and many weather related activities.
Live Entertainment in Norman, OK
The Depot, located in the historic Santa Fe Train Depot, gives you a wide variety of opportunities throughout the year to experience concerts, poetry, and special events.
The Riverwind Casino is Las Vegas flare in Norman, Oklahoma. The Showplace Theatre and River Lounge offers guests an opportunity to experience regular shows and concerts by nationally known artists and local bands.
The OU Fine Arts Theatre offers a wide range of productions throughout the year.
The University of Oklahoma
Located just blocks away from The Montford Inn is the beautiful University of Oklahoma.
Be sure to catch some sports action at the University, enjoy Heisman Park showing the five Heisman winners, or the Barry Switzer Center Legends Lobby showcasing the memories that have made Oklahoma Sooner nation so legendary.
Norman OK Area Parks
Lake Thunderbird State Park offers a beautiful lake and a variety of water activities and recreation.
Norman Parks – There are 55 parks in and around Norman. Each is great if you are looking to relax, enjoy the fresh air or get some exercise.
We also invite you to check out the blog, with other great things we love to do in Norman.
Oklahoma City Things to Do
Day trips to Oklahoma City are easy as the Downtown area is just a half hour away from the Inn.
- Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum
- Oklahoma City Zoo
- National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum
- Oklahoma City Museum of Art
Other Tourism Sites and Attractions
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