Gathering Place has officially been voted USA Today’s Best New Attraction! Come experience what makes Tulsa’s Riverfront destination the best attraction in the country and with no admission fee! Here's what you should know before you visit the Park!
The park's address is 2650 S John Williams Way E Tulsa, OK 74114. There are multiple ways to access the park:
Free Shuttles available August 31 and September 1 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Shuttle parking is located at the 23rd Street Skate Park on the west side of the Arkansas River. Click HERE for a Shuttle Parking Map.
1) Use Public Transportation
Guests attending the Park can conveniently utilize the Tulsa Transit Bus Route #105. Visit TulsaTransit.org for route details.
2) Walk or Bike
Walk-in gates are located at the north and south ends of the Park and can be accessed through the River Parks trails. There is also an entrance on the East side of the Park which can be accessed through the Midland Valley trail. Guests who wish to bike to Gathering Place will find bike racks outside the Main Spectator Entrance.
3) Use a Rideshare Program
For our guests’ convenience, we have a designated lot at the Skate Park where rideshare drivers can drop off and pick up their passengers.
There are parking lots conveniently located near the Boathouse and Lodge, as well as lots adjacent to Riverside Drive on both north and southbound lanes. There are two overflow parking lots available at the corner of 31st and Riverside and just south along the Northbound lanes of Riverside Drive.
Coming From Out of Town?
Plan your visit and see all of the excitement Tulsa has to offer by checking out our About Tulsa page and Accommodations page.
Yes, parkgoers are welcome to bring outside food with them, however, no glass bottles, outside grills or outside alcohol are allowed on the premises.
During standard operating hours, there are a variety of food options available for purchase. The Lodge Patio provides outdoor quick-service food items. The Lodge's Redbud Café features local blend coffee, ice cream and candy. There will also be grab and go food carts throughout the Park. Each restaurant will have kid-friendly menus, as well as options for vegetarian and vegan guests.
There are also multiple water fountains and refillable bottle stations placed throughout the Park.
The Park is open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. but attractions and buildings may have separate hours. Hours are subject to change seasonally and/or by event.
Chapman Adventure Playground is open from 9 a.m. to dusk.
Open or concealed carry of guns, knives, or other weapons
Drones and other radio-controlled equipment
Amplified sound devices
See our Park Rules page for more details.