Shouting out a big THANK YOU to BNSF for the grant Route 66 Main Street received recently. The Cherokee Yard operated by BNSF occupies a major presence along our approximately 4.2 mile long corridor. A bit of trivia for the railway buffs out there: the Cherokee Switching Yard is known for its a "hump yard" … Continue reading Thank you BNSF Railway!
We toured Old Route 66, yesterday, as it crosses 26 miles of Tulsa, stopping at some interesting and great places along the way. Thank you to all the Route 66 Commission travelers who laughed and chatted along the way and a special thank you to all who welcomed us.
Tulsa Route 66 Main Street and TEDC (with the support of Goodwill Industries of Tulsa and the City of Tulsa) will once again be providing the Forward Program for Entrepreneurs beginning April 30, 2019. This year, the Forward Program will feature two 4 week sessions designed for entrepreneurs who are interested in starting their own … Continue reading Forward Program for Entrepreneurs
A bit of color popped up along our Main Street corridor this past week thanks to our Design Committee and volunteers. Kudos to West Tulsa Paint & Body for painting the banner poles last fall and a BIG THANK YOU to all our Main Street Investment Partners who helped sponsor the new banners.
It was cold, but volunteers, Roy Heim and Steve Savage helped MS Design Committee members with hanging our NEW large "Historic Red Fork District" banners. We are so excited about our new banners and looking forward to hanging the remaining 19 along our corridor when the weather permits. Congratulations to Ametek on their new brick … Continue reading New Street Banners for the Historic Red Fork District
Rockin & Rollin on Route 66 with The Fabulous Mid Life Crisis Band announces it's Signature Drink for the event: The Mother Road Martini (featuring Red Fork Distillery's hand crafted Vodka: Southern Journey, distilled here in Tulsa on Route 66.) February 16, 2018, Tulsa, OK. Tickets: https://rockinonroute66.eventbrite.com Rockin & Rollin on Route 66 is an East … Continue reading The Mother Road Martini
Date: February 16, 2019 Time: 6:00-7:00 Cash Bar & Swing Dance Lessons 7:00-8:00 Buffet Dinner 7:30-10:30 The Fabulous Mid Life Crisis Band Where: OSU-CHS Tandy Medical Academic Building 1111 West 17th Street, Tulsa, OK 74107 Cost: $66 per ticket RSVP: February 8, 2019 Tickets available from EventBrite: https://rockinonroute66.eventbrite.com For information on sponsoring a table call … Continue reading Rockin & Rollin on Route 66 with The Fabulous Mid Life Crisis Band
Tulsa Route 66 Main Street is offering a Facade Grant Program to the businesses along our corridor, matching the investment you make on the exterior of your property, dollar-for-dollar. For 2018, we have 3 Grants available, matching your investment up to $1,000. Follow this link to fill out the on-line Grant Form. Deadline is December … Continue reading Façade Grants for 2018
Get Your "Kicks"tand on Historic Route 66 The inaugural Wheels on Route 66 includes stretches of historic Route 66 as you travel through west Tulsa. It starts at the Cyrus Avery Plaza at Riverside Dr. and Southwest Blvd and goes south towards Sapulpa, OK. This is a relatively flat course in which you start and … Continue reading Wheels on Route 66
Monday, June 25th at 10am!! Please join us!! 4253 Southwest Boulevard in Crystal City