Oklahoma travelers choose from 40 Best Western hotels.
The Sooner State comes alive in winter. The colder months mean basketball season in Oklahoma. Make your way to Norman and the Lloyd Noble Center at the University of Oklahoma. Watch the Sooners slam their way through the Big 12 Conference in hopes of a ticket to the NCAA Tournament. Fans of the pro-game are also in luck as a visit to Oklahoma City means you're in Thunder country. Follow the crowds to Chesapeake Energy Arena to see NBA's Thunder run-and-gun their way into the playoffs.
Oklahoma also takes pride in it's western heritage. Explore the majesty of the Great Plains at the Old Town Museum Complex, or venture into Lawton for the Comanche National Museum & Cultural Center – a sterling example of Oklahoma's southern hospitality. OKC gets in on the action, as it's home to the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, and many great festivals.
Keep an eye out for the Oklahoma Bluegrass Club as they present their annual Christmas Anniversary Show, skate around downtown's Devon Outdoor Ice Rink, or take the kids to Chesapeake Snow Tubing in Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. Taking a winter break in Tulsa? Get out of the cold with a tour of the Philbrook Museum of Art, Gilcrease Museum, or Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art.