Taylor Wade
Writer for Ambiance Matchmaking


The dating experts at Ambiance Matchmaking have once again scoured the best events happening in Oklahoma City and picked our favorites for planning your date night. What are you waiting for? Start planning!


OVO from Cirque du Soleil

Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena: 100 W Reno Ave
When: April 6, 2017 to April 9, 2017

Cirque du Soleil returns to OKC with OVO, its newest touring show in arenas. OVO, meaning "egg" in Portuguese, is a headlong rush into a colorful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, crawl, flutter, play, fight and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy and movement.


Pint Night At The Mule

Where: The Mule, located in the 16th Street Plaza District
When: April 10, 2017 from 5:00pm–11:58pm

Come try a new brew and keep the glass while you're at it!


OKC Thunder Game

Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena: 100 W. Reno Ave.
When: April 12, 2017 at 7pm

Grab your date and head to the action-packed OKC Thunder VS Denver Nuggets game to cheer on your local Thunder team!! If you really want to get into it, paint your face and dress up in your favorite player's jersey.


OKC Dodgers Game

Where: Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark: 2 S. Mickey Mantle Dr. (Bricktown)
When: Ongoing, starting April 7, 2017 at 7pm

If basketball isn't your thing, then come out and watch the OKC Dodgers as they take on the Iowa Cubs! A baseball game is a great casual date night activity. You get to be outside on a warm spring night, under the baseball field lights, munching on your favorite salty snack while sipping your favorite cold beer. If you're a baseball fanatic, just remember to give your date as much attention as your beloved Dodgers:)


Plant The Plaza

Where: 16th Street Plaza District
When: Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 9:00am–12:00pm

Volunteering with your date is a great way to get your hands dirty together while doing a good deed. Plant the Plaza is the annual Friends of the Plaza spring clean up event. On April 15th, they will plant flower beds in the Plaza and spruce up the entire district! 
Volunteer sign-up


OKC Philharmonic

Where: OKC Civic Center
When: April 15, 2017

It’s been a busy season for the OKC Philharmonic – in addition to its regular complement of exceptionally talented guest performers, it’s also been giving trial runs to guest conductors in an ongoing search for its future music director. So to close the year, they’re putting the focus back on what they do best, as Joel Levine leads an evening of Berlioz, Liszt and Tchaikovsky’s magnificent Symphony No. 5. Source: 405 Magazine


Oklahoma River Cruise

Where: Oklahoma River Cruises has three landing options (visit website to view all locations)
When: Friday - Sunday (visit website for ferry schedule times)

Public Ferry Service give you access to the Meridian Corridor or to the Boathouse District and Bricktown. The Sunset Cruise is great for a date night. Don’t forget your favorite evening ferry themed cruises like Margaritaville, Disco, Western Waters, and Luau for those last minute adventures. Source: VisitOKC


Farmer's Public Market

Where: 311 South Klein Avenue, OKC 73108
When: Saturdays from 9am-2pm

In an effort to restore the traditional public farmers market to the Historic Oklahoma City Farmers Public Market, they offer a Farmers Market on Saturdays, located on the first floor of the Historic Oklahoma City Farmers Public Market.These gatherings feature produce, meat, home made goods, honey, baked goods and more. The open market is a year around affair!


Festival Of The Arts

Where: Downtown Oklahoma City at Bicentennial Park
When: April 25-30, 2017

Since 1967, the Festival of the Arts has been Oklahoma City’s rite of spring. The Festival is a community celebration of the visual arts, performing arts and culinary arts. 
Visual Arts: Media includes oils, water, drawing and printmaking, photography, ceramics, glass, sculpture, fiber, jewelry, wood, and two and three-dimensional works.
Culinary Arts: From appetizers to desserts, thirty-one vendors bring their specialties to the International Food Row and throughout the grounds. 
Performing Arts: Nearly 300 entertainers of all ages donate their performances on three stages at the Festival.


Art After 5

Where: OKC Museum Of Art
When: Thursdays at 5pm with special event April 27, 2017

OKCMOA is open until 9 pm every Thursday evening for Art After 5, giving visitors an opportunity to view the galleries and the Museum Store for $5 after 5 pm. In addition, the Roof Terrace gives visitors the ultimate downtown experience Thursday evenings from April through October with live local music, the best views of downtown OKC, a relaxing atmosphere, and a cash bar. 

Thursday, April 27, enjoy music from Edgar Cruz & the Three Amigos! Guitar Legend Edgar Cruz is joined by one of Oklahoma’s most charismatic vocalist and impressionist Jeff Nokes along with the multi talented versatile guitarist and vocalist Marco Tello. This trio knows over 300 classic rock songs most trio’s would never dare including Bohemian Rhapsody, Devil Went Down to Georgia, Uncle Albert, Baba o’Riley as music by Eagles, Three Dog Night, Stones, Leon Russell, Beatles, Flight of the Conchords, country, standards, spanish or your favorite request. You’ll be amazed with the versatility of three of the most experienced musicians around. Source: OKCMOA


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