Even if you can't get away for all of Labor Day weekend, there's plenty of time for an adventure, and it's only a road-trip away: shopping and skydiving, Route 66 and riversports, waterpark excitement and an arcade of 1980s kids' dreams: $5 for unlimited play.
All of these highlights and more can be found in the following day trips and short road trips listed here, which include new experiences and old classics.
Jasmine Moran Children's Museum
iFLY Indoor Skydiving
7 Clans Waterpark
Cherokee National Holiday
Arkadia Retrocade in Fayetteville
The Mother Road to the east
Go west, young people, on Route 66
Silver Dollar City
Staycation in Tulsa
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