What does a Park Ranger do?

What is a Park Ranger? Park ranger is a broad term for a career that is incredibly multi-faceted and diverse. Park rangers are responsible for protecting our state and national parks; the natural resources, ecosystems, and wildlife within them; and the people who visit them. Park rangers may serve as law enforcement officers, environmental experts, […]

Scissortail Park´s Summer Concert Series!

Scissortail Park´s annual free concert series is back! Presented by Supported by First Fidelity Bank Ad Astra Foundation Richard and Glenna Tanenbaum Social Capital Heartland Omni Oklahoma City Hotel Oklahoma Shirt Company Insurica BancFirst Flight Agency Downtown Oklahoma City Partnership Since its Grand Opening on September 2019, Scissortail Park has become the most popular outdoor […]

Tours & Programs

FREE Silver Flyer Tours Making the Park accessible for everyone! Free golf cart tours for any guests who have limited mobility and are not able to walk our beautiful Park.  The free, 20-minute tours begin at Union Station. Schedule your tour today. See below for more details. Learn More Scissortail ParkABC Walk Look for different natural objects […]

Featured Events

FREE Concert Series May – SeptemberLove’s Travel Stops Stage & Great Lawn   Supported by First Fidelity BankAd Astra Foundation Richard and Glenna TanenbaumSocial Capital HeartlandOmni Oklahoma City HotelOklahoma Shirt Company InsuricaBancFirstFlight AgencyDowntown Oklahoma City Partnership Learn More Night Market at Scissortail ParkFriday, May 13 | 5:30-9:30pm Friday, June 10 | 5:30-9:30pm Friday, July 15 | […]

¡Vamos a Pescar!

Last Saturday, Scissortail Park hosted the first “Vamos a Pescar” event with the participation of many families gathering around the lake. We had around 60 people fishing with us!     Scissortail Park was recently awarded a $10,000 educational grant from the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation and the George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar™ Education […]

Scissortail Park Concerts 2022

Scissortail Park’s annual FREE concert series on the Love’s Travel Stops Stage and Great Lawn returns in May 2022! Supported by First Fidelity BankAd Astra Foundation Richard and Glenna TanenbaumSocial Capital HeartlandOmni Oklahoma City HotelOklahoma Shirt Company InsuricaBancFirstFlight AgencyDowntown Oklahoma City Partnership Amythyst Kiah Sunday, May 8 | 7pmLove’s Travel Stops Stage and Great LawnAmythyst […]

Recreations & Activities

Scissortail Boathouse Spring HoursSaturdays and Sundays11am – 7pm Last rides of the evening will start 30 minutes prior to closing time.(Weather permitting. Subject to change.) Prices$13 per boat for 30 minutes Scissortail Park Members get one FREE boat rental per visit!Join today at scissortailpark.org/become-a-member Learn More Learn More Sky Rink at Scissortail Park HOURS Monday | […]

Camino de ABC en El Parque

Scissortail Park Camino de ABC Busque diferentes objetos naturales para cada letra del alfabeto en Scissortail Park. Asegúrese de tomar fotografías de cada objeto e incluso publicarlas en Facebook o Instagram.  Use hashtags: #scissortailpark #abcinokc A Acebo Ilex B Bellota Quercus C Conejo Oryctolagus cuniculus D Delphinium Larkspur E Enebro Juniperus chinensis F Fósil en […]

ABC Walk in the Park

Scissortail ParkABC Walk Look for different natural objects for each letter of the alphabet throughout Scissortail Park. Be sure to take pictures of each object and even post them on Facebook or Instagram.  Use hashtags: #scissortailpark #abcinokc A Animal TracksSpoor B Burr Oak AcornQuercus macrocarpa C Cedar Waxwings Bombycilla cedrorum D Ducks, MallardAnas platyrhynchos E EggsAvis […]

Lower Park Progress

Scissortail Park is in the heart of a revitalized downtown Oklahoma City. Funded by MAPS3, the public green space provides a healthy and vibrant quality of life for our city while serving as an investment in the future for everyone. Every detail of the Park is designed for connection – with nature, neighbors and ourselves. […]

‘Tis the Season Holiday Events

‘Tis the Season at Scissortail Park Sponsored by SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital, Express Employment International, OG&E, Toucan Productions, BancFirst, Omni Oklahoma City Hotel and Crowe & Dunlevy BC Clark and Blair & Maggie Humphreys  Union Station Illumination Lighting Ceremony“Flip the Switch” Friday, November 26 | 5-8pmJoin us for holiday crafts, performances by theBoulevard Brass […]

OKC Memorial Marathon Finish Line Festival

We are excited to welcome you to the 2021 Finish Line Festival in Oklahoma City’s beautiful Scissortail Park, located in the heart of downtown Oklahoma City. Runners and spectators are invited to experience the food, music, and camaraderie as we celebrate your #RUNtoREMEMBER. Oklahoma City Memorial MarathonFriday, October 1 – Sunday, October 3The finish line for […]