News & Updates

Main Event Entertainment Holiday Preview Party!

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Main Event Entertainment – OKC is hosting our Annual Holiday Preview Party as a sneak peek of what we have to offer for upcoming Holiday Events! We're excited to show you what we are all about and offer you some amazing early booking promotions to save big!

Website connects developers, businesses, investors

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Opportunity zones represent a new way to invest in the Oklahoma City renaissance. This week, we are unveiling the website www.okcopportunityzones.com to market our opportunity zones to potential projects, businesses and investors. The site allows projects and business owners in an opportunity zone to enter information about their project, including the

Kleinfelder Opens New Oklahoma City Office

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Kleinfelder announced it has opened a new office location in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The new space – located at 4149 Highline Blvd., Suite 220, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73108 – strengthens Kleinfelder’s presence in the state where engineers, scientists, and construction professionals are already supporting transportation, energy, and public works projects from the firm’s Tulsa, OK office.

A new and improved BetterLifeOKC launches

Monday, July 15, 2019

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s relocation and talent-attraction website, www.abetterlifeokc.com, has been relaunched with a new look and enhanced features aimed specifically at talent attraction. “The BetterLife website has been a great asset to us as a relocation website; but in talking with our companies, we realized we needed to

Staff Picks: our favorite pieces from VeloCity's first year

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Cynthia Reid, Sr. VP Marketing and Communications “Councilwoman Meg Salyer reflects on a decade of representing OKC's Ward 6” – March 22, 2019 I am so appreciative of Meg’s leadership and her impact on our community – she really shines in this article. “Take a quick peek inside the American Indian Cultural Center and

Pratt & Whitney announces OKC expansion

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Pratt & Whitney’s (P&W) Oklahoma City expansion plans, announced at the Paris Air Show, are the beginning of likely more aerospace growth in the metro, said Roy Williams, president and CEO at the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber. P&W is the world leader in design, manufacture, and service of aircraft and helicopter engines. The company

The Bricktown canal in its 20th year: a symbol of OKC's renaissance

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Bricktown canal is having a birthday party, and you’re invited! In fact, the entirety of OKC is invited! After all, what would Bricktown be like without its iconic canal? Difficult as that may be to imagine, that was the far-less-scenic reality up until only 20 years ago. So how did we get the canal in the first place? In 1993, the first MAPS

Scissortail Park opens in 100 days

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

In downtown Oklahoma City, two MAPS 3 projects are still under construction, but one opens in 100 days. The $132-million Scissortail Park will celebrate its grand opening later this year, with a live concert on the newly-named Love’s Travel Stops Stage and Great Lawn. The staff at the Park Management Company, which also oversees Myriad Gardens, is