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The neighborhood of Rockwood lies to the southwest of downtown Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Rockwood consists primarily of small one-story ranch homes and cottages set in a semi-rural environment. Interstate 44 cuts through the area, making the neighborhood conveniently accessible to downtown Oklahoma City.
In the midst of the Oklahoma National Stockyards District, the largest livestock trading center in the world, nearby Cattlemen’s Steakhouse has won the Reader’s Choice Award for 17 consecutive years. The restaurant has been featured on both the Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives and the Travel Channel’s Man vs. Food. This area also features saddleries and western-style clothing stores.
The Winchester Drive-In is the oldest drive-in theatre in Oklahoma City. Here, movie-goers can take in a double feature while sitting on lawn chairs in front of their cars. The drive-in is closed during the winter season.
The nearby State Fair Park is the horse show capital of the world. The grounds host the famous Oklahoma State Fair, rodeos, gun shows, and flea markets throughout the year.
The Orr Family Farms offers great family fun with train rides, fishing, a playground, and an animal-petting zoo for the kids.
The Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History is another place for kids to have some fun while learning about the past. The Museum’s Discovery Room allows for kids to uncover Dinosaur fossils in their own dig.