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$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew Wins Overall Trophy at USRowing Central Youth Championships

The OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew competed in the 2015 USRowing Central Youth Championships on May 2-3. Twenty crews from around the region gathered in the Boathouse District to compete in several qualifiers for the 2015 ... Read More

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City Leaders Sign RIVERSPORT Rapids Steel Beam

Members of the MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board, the MAPS 3 Oklahoma River Improvement Subcommittee and City Council met on April 9 to sign a steel beam that will be used in the construction of ... Read More

MAPS 3 Whitewater Construction Update

February 20, 2015 - MAPS 3 Program Manager David Todd provides a construction update on the Oklahoma River Improvements project. Jeffrey Gustin, senior project manager with whitewater consultant S2O Design discusses upcoming project milestones and ... Read More

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OKCBF Hires New High Performance Training Center Coach

OKLAHOMA CITY – The USRowing National High Performance Center at the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation has named Reilly Dampeer as the new head coach. Dampeer will work in collaboration with USRowing in providing coaching and training ... Read More

RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

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OKCBF Hires New High Performance Training Center Coach

OKLAHOMA CITY – The USRowing National High Performance Center at the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation has named Reilly Dampeer as the new head coach. Dampeer will work in collaboration with USRowing in providing coaching and training ... Read More

RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

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OKC Attractions

As you plan your trip to Oklahoma City, take time to enjoy some of our many attractions. Oklahoma City’s wide range of sports, art, music, theater and museum offerings mean there’s something for everyone.

Sports fans – Oklahoma City is home to the NBA Thunder basketball team and Oklahoma City Dodgers baseball. The Oklahoma City Museum of Art features the world’s largest permanent exhibit of Chihuly glass and an array of ever-changing art exhibits. Smaller art galleries dot downtown with new ones emerging all the time. The Chesapeake Energy Arena regularly hosts top musical performers and the Civic Center welcomes Broadway shows throughout the year.

Only blocks away from the Oklahoma River, historic Bricktown offers hotels, entertainment and dining. Enjoy a fine meal, see a movie or take a water taxi ride on the Bricktown Canal. The downtown area is also home to the Myriad Botanical Gardens and Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World. The Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum is located at 6th and Harvey.

A complete list of our partner hotels and special event rates is available online.

To learn more about Oklahoma City area attractions, visit the Oklahoma City Convention & Visitors Bureau – and check out the videos on Greater OKC.TV!

For transportation to and from the Boathouse District, hop on the Downtown Discovery. The buses are free to the public and the schedule and route map is available online.