Outdoor October

Saturdays, Oct 3, 10, 17 and 24
10a to 8p in the Boathouse District

Admission is free • Parking is $10 and benefits RIVERSPORT’s outdoor initiatives

If autumn leaves and crisp fall air are calling your name, mark your calendar for Outdoor October, RIVERSPORT’s four-week series of Saturday events.

Next up – join us for Thrive Outside on Saturday, Oct. 24.

The Bike Park is open each weekend with scooters, One Wheels, and bikes available to rent – or bring your own. RIVERSPORT’s Basecamp Nature Center allows families to see 30 different native Oklahoma species of frogs, turtles, spiders, snakes and lizards. A new urban nature trail offers a great walking experience plus enjoy German food and Oktoberfest beers.


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Saturday, Oct. 3 “Dogtober” will feature a full day of dog-friendly activities. Bar K, the new dog park and bar slated to open in the Boathouse District in 2021,  will create a popup version of their concept which will include a free dog yoga class, SUP with your PUP, an off-leash dog park area and beer tasting provided by Coop Ale plus live music. Get your pup ready for his or her close-up – AJ’s Photography will be on hand shooting puppy portraits! [Full Schedule]

Saturday, Oct 10 Break out the lederhosen for a celebration of Oktoberfest’s famous German beers, German brats, porkchops, potato salad and sauerkraut, plus live oompah music. Gather round the firepit to enjoy a brew or toast a s’more. [Full Schedule]

Saturday, Oct 17  Begin the day with a 15-mile guided Group Bike Ride, then stay for a free Bike Maintenance Clinic. Olympic Gold Medalist Bart Conner will be on hand for the showing of “Rad,” the 1986 BMX movie that has recently enjoyed an uptick in popularity. [Full Schedule]

Saturday, Oct 24  Thrive Outside is a great day to learn about all the outdoor opportunities available to you at Martin Nature Park and can see how the YMCA Outdoor Club is ensuring youth get access to outdoor recreation. [Full Schedule]