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skydance bridge

Inspired by Oklahoma’s state bird, the scissor-tailed flycatcher, Skydance bridge soars over Interstate 40. The bridge is a 380-foot-long pedestrian bridge with a 197-foot-tall sculpture. 

Lighting Application Guidelines

Applications for lighting of the Skydance Bridge should promote the corporate interests and welfare of the City of Oklahoma City. 

Reserved Dates

The following dates are permanently reserved and cannot be included on special lighting requests.

  • New Year’s Eve
  • New Years Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Labor Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • President’s Day
  • Halloween
  • Veteran’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

Requests recognizing the following will not be approved:

  • Individual Birthdays
  • Gender Reveals
  • Anniversaries
  • Proposals
  • Private Companies

Prior to submitting an application, please verify availability, through our online calendar. To request special lighting, organizations must complete the following lighting application. Applications must be received no less than 30 days prior to the requested special lighting date and are considered on a first come/first served basis.

Organizations submitting special lighting applications will be notified in writing as to the approval or denial of their request. Applications that are denied may be appealed in writing to the City Manager’s Office. The appeal must include information substantiating the request and how it promotes the corporate interests and welfare of the City of Oklahoma City.