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APRES 56th Annual Meeting

Registration for the 56th Annual Meeting will open March 1. The APRES Annual Meeting is a dynamic 3-day event that brings together original research, extension insights, and industry updates. This gathering features a blend of business and social settings where industry leaders address pressing issues. Attendees engage in committees, workshops, training sessions, and shared downtime, fostering opportunities for brainstorming, strategizing, education, learning, and relationship building.

In the meantime, you can make your room reservation at this link. This year's APRES meeting will be held at the Omni Oklahoma City, Oklahoma City, OK. Oklahoma City beckons as an exceptional meeting destination, seamlessly blending rich cultural experiences with modern amenities. Nestled in the heart of the United States, attendees can relish the city's warm hospitality and diverse attractions. From the vibrant Bricktown Entertainment District to the historic National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City offers a unique tapestry of history, arts, and outdoor activities. Renowned for its delectable cuisine and friendly locals, this dynamic metropolis promises an engaging backdrop for networking and collaboration.

The Omni

cambriaOklahoma City beckons as an exceptional meeting destination, seamlessly blending rich cultural experiences with modern amenities. Nestled in the heart of the United States, attendees can relish the city's warm hospitality and diverse attractions. Reserve your room at the Omni now!

Transportation

 

How to Get Around in OKC

 

To/From the airport:Will Rogers World Airport 1 1400x788jpg copy

  • The airport is just a 10-15 minute ride away.
  • Taxis charge around $30 and are available at the Transportation Plaza accessed from the baggage claim (lower) level.
  • Uber/Lyft fares range from $45 to $55, with pickup points at the upper level "Departures" roadway, marked as "TNC Pick Up".
  • Shuttle buses are also an option, with costs depending on the number of passengers. They can be arranged here.

 

Public Transportation:OKC Street Car map

  • Oklahoma City boasts safe, clean, and easily accessible public transportation.
  • The hotel is conveniently situated directly across from the Scissortail Park streetcar stop.
  • Purchase a Universal Pass for just $4 per day for adults; it's free for those 18 and under.

  • Universal passes offer access to Local/Express Bus, RAPID, and Streetcar services.
  • Additionally, when parking in the Convention Center parking garage, your receipt serves as a ticket for two to enjoy complimentary rides on the OKC Streetcar for 24 hours.

 

Bike Share:Spokies

  • Spokies is a bike-share program in Oklahoma City that offers a convenient and eco-friendly way to explore the city. Users can rent bikes from various docking stations located throughout the city and return them to any station within the network.

 

Navigating beyond the city center:

  • Oklahoma City is very spread out, offering numerous family-friendly activities beyond the city center. To easily access these attractions, we recommend driving to the city or exploring car rental options if you intend to venture outside the downtown area.

 

Dining

 

WHERE TO EAT IN OKLAHOMA CITY

Dining in OKC promises a tantalizing fusion of flavors, where culinary creativity meets warm hospitality, inviting you to savor an unforgettable gastronomic adventure in the heart of Oklahoma City.

 

Dining options at the Oklahoma City Omni Hotel:

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PARK GROUNDS

More than a coffee and espresso bar, curate the perfect picnic with to-go items to enjoy on the grounds of Scissortail Park.

 
 
 

SELTZER’S

Open daily from 7 AM to 2 PM for breakfast and lunch. Seltzer’s welcomes guests to this retro classic diner, featuring American modern cuisine inspired by local and regional flare.

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OKC TAP HOUSE

Features a stage for live music and an extensive list of local craft brews on tap, as well as outdoor seating on both floors. Open for lunch and dinner daily.

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BASIN BAR

This stylish, yet welcoming lobby bar and lounge features local craft beers and high-end wines.

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CATBIRD SEAT

Located on the hotel’s third floor pool terrace, Catbird Seat offers an inventive menu of refreshing cocktails and delectable food selections.

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BOB’S STEAK & CHOP HOUSE

Bob's Steak & Chop House is a nationally renowned steak house specializing in the finest corn fed, Midwestern prime beef. Serving dinner Monday - Saturday.

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RESTAURANT IN ROOM

For hotel guests looking to enjoy the culinary offerings of our restaurants from the comfort of their guestroom.

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Dining options with walking distance:

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SPARK

Streamlined restaurant dishing up burgers, salad bowls & sides, plus shakes & frozen custard.

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Social Capital

SOCIAL CAPITAL

Hip bar with a rooftop terrace & skyline views serving up craft beer, cocktails & refined pub grub.

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Bricktown Dining

BRICKTOWN

From upscale steakhouses to international eateries, Bricktown boasts a culinary landscape that celebrates diversity and culinary innovation. (This area is also accessible by streetcar.)

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City center

CITY CENTER

Experience a diverse array of culinary delights in the vibrant city center of Oklahoma City, where an eclectic mix of restaurants awaits to satisfy every palate and craving. (This area is also accessible by streetcar.)
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Dining options accessible by streetcar or bus:
 
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WEST VILLAGE

From trendy cafes to cozy bistros and international cuisine, indulge in a diverse culinary journey that captures the essence of this dynamic neighborhood.

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Social Capital

AUTOMOBILE ALLEY

Dining in Automobile Alley OKC offers a charming and historic setting paired with an eclectic array of restaurants and eateries.

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Midtown

MIDTOWN

Dining in the Midtown area of OKC offers a unique blend of culinary delights, with a vibrant atmosphere and diverse restaurant scene.

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Deep Deuce

DEEP DEUCE

Deep Deuce offers a unique culinary journey blending rich history with contemporary flavors. From trendy cafes to chic bistros, Deep Deuce boasts a diverse array of dining experiences.

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