TULSA – Organizers of PatriotFest have opened the application process for veterans’ groups to receive grants from the event’s 2019 proceeds. PatriotFest is held leading up to Memorial Day in Southwest Tulsa and is organized by Route 66 Main Street. It brings together thousands to celebrate brave Americans who have answered the call of duty.Continue reading “2019 PatriotFest Grant Applications Open”
In the Tulsa area, there are great companies all down Route 66, especially in our corridor. @bnsfrailway is one of those wonderful partners helping us aid the community, preserve and reinvest in the west side and show that the Oklahoma economy is barrelling forward on the track. Thanks to BNSF for taking folks in theContinue reading “Riding the Rails along Route 66”
Thank you Rogers Glass, for your help with installing new glass at the Tulsa Stove Hospital on our corridor this morning.
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 ownContinue 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 brickContinue 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 EastContinue 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 callContinue reading “Rockin & Rollin on Route 66 with The Fabulous Mid Life Crisis Band”