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Tulsa Date Ideas: 14+ Romantic Things to do for Couples

Looking for the best Tulsa date ideas?

Tulsa is a great place for couples who love a romantic getaway with fabulous things to do and see as well as places to eat and drink, markets and coffee spots.

If you are looking for fun things to do for couples in Tulsa – we have you covered! Whether you are looking for an adventure packed date or just somewhere to go on for a rainy date this list has it all.

Don’t spend another weekend stressing about your next date night when there are SO many Tulsa Oklahoma date ideas to tick off the old couples bucket list.  


Tulsa Date Ideas: 14+ Romantic Things to do for Couples

Tulsa Bar Hunt: OK, Let’s Go! – This is such a fun scavenger hunt. This is so fun as you can just download the app for $12 and it directs you through the best landmarks and hidden gems. It is great to do as a couple or as part of a double date, as along the way it directs you to answer trivia questions and solve challenges. 

Philbrook Museum of Art – One of the best nerdy date ideas in Tulsa. This Italian style villa is beautiful in its own right and including numerous exhibits from European, American, Asian, Native American and African artists and is surrounded by acres of lush gardens.

The Cave House – Built in 1924, The Cave House is an absolute icon of the Tulsa community. You can take a tour of this historic house for just $10 making it a great cheap date in Tulsa. This place has a long history. During the prohibition time, it was used as a bar. Subsequently, it has been filled with quirky furniture and has a Flintstones vibe.

Gilcrease Museum –  An awesome large collection of Native American artifacts and artwork. This museum boasts the world’s largest collection of art from the American West. Great for a creative couple who appreciates good art.

Gathering Place – If you are looking for a beautiful public park in Tulsa to explore, you simply cannot miss Gathering Place – the best park in the region. Alongside Riverside Drive, the park spans 100 acres and includes an epic playground, gardens, trails, boat rentals, restaurants and sometimes even an outdoor concert.

Tulsa Zoo – Zoos are not only for young kids. Even big kids at heart can enjoy a day at the Zoo. The Tulsa Zoo is one of the best attractions in Tulsa, located on 85 acres in Mohawk Park. As one. of the oldest in the country, this zoo has been open for an impressive 90 years!

Woodward Park – One of the best free date ideas in Tulsa. If you like squirrels you will adore this park as they are pretty friendly and will come right up to you. A great park for a romantic picnic lunch with your SO.

Tulsa Botanic Garden – One of the most romantic things to do in Tulsa, is definitely to make a visit to the Tulsa Botanic Garden. Located just 8 miles northwest of downtown Tulsa, this garden is open year-round to visitors who want to explore the Tulsa region. Spring is the most popular time to visit the garden as it has one of the region’s largest spring flower displays with over 100,000 bulbs.  The perfect spring date idea.

River Parks – Another beautiful park to visit in Tulsa with a lot of outdoor activities to enjoy including multi-purpose paved trails, playgrounds, a disc golf course and an amphitheater.

Linnaeus Teaching Gardens – A beautiful small garden in Tulsa. Many locals go here to get inspiration for their own garden. Don’t miss the awesome butterfly garden and greenhouse.

Dust Bowl Lanes & Lounge – Bowling is such a fun date and Dust Bowl Lanes & Lounge is no exception. It is a large 8,000 square foot centre so there are plenty of lanes available. You can also grab a bite to eat at the facilities.

Tulsa Ballet – Going to the ballet is such a fun and romantic date. Full brownie points for anyone who plans a date night at the ballet.

Brady Theater – Going to the theatre is always a fun idea. Check out whats going on during your date dates as some very popular acts have performed here in the past.

Circle Cinema – What’s better than going to a theatre, well going to a historic theatre of course. At Circle cinema you can catch independent and foreign films along with documentaries in a building which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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