You won’t find any traditional tailgating at Drillers games due to the absence of a lot of ballpark parking. However, there are plenty of great places near ONEOK Field to grab a drink or bite to eat before the game.
One excellent place to get drinks before the game is Lefty’s on Greenwood. Lefty’s on Greenwood is located across the street from the ballpark and features lots of beers on tap, live music, bar games, and more making it a fantastic place to hang out before the game.
Another excellent pregame destination is Fat Guy’s Burger Bar. Here you’ll find some of the best burgers in Tulsa as well as tons of Drillers fans. Fat Guy’s Burger Bar is one of the more festive game day haunts, so you can’t beat it if you want to get into the Drillers spirit before the game.
Finally, take some time to enjoy several touches to the exterior that give ONEOK Field its unique charm. The medallions near the ticket booths do a fantastic job of celebrating Tulsa’s history, and the Oil Derrick near the right field entrance is a must-see for anyone attending their first Drillers game.
Enjoy the neighborhood bars and restaurants before the game to get the full Tulsa Drillers game day experience.
Make sure to check out the brick medallions near the home plate entrance. The medallions celebrate Greenwood neighborhood and Tulsa making them a must-see for anyone entering the ballpark through the home plate entrance.
Where to tailgate
OSU-TulsaYou can park for free on the OSU-Tulsa campus for weekend games making it quite the bargain for anyone attending a Drillers game.
Street Parking, Public Parking Garages, and Private Parking LotsOther parking options near ONEOK Field include street parking, public parking garages, and private parking. The rates of these options vary. However, they’re the only options for weekday games.
Fat Guy’s Burger BarIf you love burgers, then you’ll love Fat Guy’s Burger Bar. Fat Guy’s Burger Bar is right next to the park and is home to some of the best burgers you’ll find in Tulsa.
Lefty’s on GreenwoodGrab a drink or bite before the game at Lefty’s on Greenwood. The bar is located across the street from ONEOK Field and is an excellent place to hang out before or after the game.