Edmond is a suburb of Oklahoma City, and it has a charming character all its own. Visitors will find no shortage of delicious restaurants, boutique shops, and plenty of things to do. The beautiful Arcadia Lake is the biggest natural attraction, particularly in the warmer months. But, if you’d rather stay inside, you can go bowling or catch a movie at the Showbiz Cinema.
The Armstrong Auditorium
It is located on the Herbert W. Armstrong College campus. The Armstrong Auditorium is a performing arts centre that regularly hosts world-class dance, music, and theatre productions. The lobby is decorated with elegant Austrian crystal chandeliers and French candelabras. The auditorium has some of the best acoustics in the United States.
This is a man-made reservoir on the Deep Fork River. It’s a wonderfully peaceful oasis despite being located entirely within city limits. You could boat, fish, or jet ski on the lake. The covered dock is open to fishermen year-round. Plus there are plenty of other amenities on dry land as well. These include mountain biking and hiking trails and a disc golf course.
The cinema is a state-of-the-art entertainment centre with a bowling alley and a large arcade. Here you can play more than 40 games. A full food and beverage menu is available in the bowling alley. You can watch a movie in one of the ten theatres. Each of these features a 70-foot screen and luxurious recliner seating. Private event rooms are available for special events.
Food and Wine Trails
Indulge in an unparalleled wine tasting experience when you visit the Clauren Ridge Vineyard and Winery. What makes this winery stand out is the care and passion put into each and every tasting experience. Guests make their way to a beautifully decorated veranda and patio which overlooks the gorgeous hill country of Oklahoma. Here they sample their choice of wines. In total, Clauren Ridge offers 11 types of wine, all of which are produced and bottled by the winery. From these guests may select four to sample. You can savour delectable finger food to be paired with the winery’s bottles. There are cheeses, beef and cheese sliders, and more.
Moni’s Pasta and Pizza is a welcoming, family-owned restaurant. It is one of the most popular places to eat in Edmond. The menu includes plenty of meat and seafood dishes in addition to the pizza and pasta. Also there are many dishes that can be made vegetarian or vegan. During the summer, guests have the option of sitting outside on the patio.
Fish City Grill are best known for their unique oyster nachos. Other highlights of the menu include the homemade soups, and the fish tacos. The seafood platters come with coleslaw and waffle fries.