6 Things To Know (Oct 29): Early Voting Begins In Oklahoma


Wednesday, October 28th 2020, 10:00 pm
By: News On 6


Here’s a look at six things to know before you set your alarm for Thursday.

1.CAST YOUR BALLOT: It’s the first day of early voting in Oklahoma. The only place to vote early in Tulsa County is OneOK Field in downtown. ONEOK Field will open for voting on Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

2.GET TO THE POLLS: If you need a ride, the Tulsa Voter Van can get you there for free. The service is wheelchair accessible. You can head to their website here, it’s taking requests through election day.

3.GET YOUR FLU SHOT: Free flu shots Thursday for kids ages 2-18 thanks to Tulsa Public Schools and the Oklahoma Caring Van. You can head to Booker T. Washington High School from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

4.QUICK CARE: At 2:30 p.m. QuikTrip is breaking ground on its first ever urgent care. The Medwise Clinic is being built at Admiral and Sheridan.

5.RAISING AWARENESS: Thursday is World Stroke Day, a day to raise awareness for the leading cause of disability around the world. About 800,000 people have strokes in the U.S. every year, but many can be prevented.

6.SPOOKY BREWERIES: There’s a kids Creepy Brewery Crawl in the Pearl District Thursday. Kids can trick-or-treat and get their Spooky Passports stamped, while adults try beers from eight local breweries from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.