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Labor Day Family Fun Guide

Here's our list of fun activities to enjoy during Labor Day weekend and other links to MetroFamily resources that will help you plan a great time together.

Farmers Markets in the Metro Area

Find a fresh bounty of produce at a Farmers Market near you! Most markets feature locally-grown produce and plants, arts and crafts, organic items, baked goods, meat and more.

2014 Outdoor Summer Fun Guide

Summer evenings were made for outdoor fun! This is your guide to finding summer concerts, movies in the park and "dive-in" movies to enjoy all across the OKC metro.





Enter our Cover Kids Search

Could YOUR child be a cover kid? We are looking for seven local kids with big smiles and bright personalities to grace our upcoming covers in 2015.

Submit your child's photo here! 

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7 (Seriously Inexpensive) Ways to Have Fun in Tulsa

We all want to have a little fun in the summer, but unfortunately, sometimes our budgets don't match our dreams. For a trip that's heavy on the fun but light on your wallet, head to Tulsa! T-Town is full of family friendly fun that's affordable—and in some cases, free!
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Get Healthy with Us! Sign up for Strong Together

In conjunction with runhers women’s association, MetroFamily is kicking off a second Strong Together training program on Monday, August 25.

Save Money with MetroFamily

  • Coupons: Print valuable coupons for family-friendly destinations and services in the OKC metro.
  • Kids Pass: Discounts to 35 venues across Oklahoma. Print as many copies of our money-saving Kids Pass as you'd like!
  • Free Kids Activities and Events: Find free activities and events, as well as reader-suggested places to go and things to do that require little to no cash.

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Find the Perfect Place to Stay in Galveston

With world class attractions and miles of white, sandy beach, choosing Galveston as an ideal summer vacation is easy. Choosing the right hotel for your family is bit trickier. Since every family has different needs when searching for a hotel, you'll need to ask yourself what's most important to you. Whether you're looking for a great deal, a great location or great amenities, this guide will help you decide on the best lodging choice for your Galveston Island summer vacation.

Local Mom Creates Product to Help Special Needs Students

A mom and educator who works with several local universities, Dr. Jane Humphries, developed a product for a friend's 3rd grade son and since it's helped hundreds of students.

7 steps to get your family’s photos and videos under control

Do you have thousands of photos of your kids filling up your computer photo program? These simple steps can help you get started on keeping your treasured images safe and searchable.


Monet at Philbrook

Monet at Philbrook

Whether you kick off your new school year with Monet or take a summer road trip to see the exhibit at Philbrook, take some time to get your hands messy, and make some fun art with your kids.


Stephanie's Kitchen

Healthy Family Recipes for Picky Kids
Turkey Tenderloin with Orange and Cranberry

Turkey Tenderloin with Orange and Cranberry

Why wait until Thanksgiving to enjoy this delicious turkey tenderloin recipe? It's too good not to try!


Weekend Warrior

What to do and where to go in the OKC metro
Celebrate Dry/Shop's First Anniversary!

Celebrate Dry/Shop's First Anniversary!

If you're in desperate need of a blow-out, head down to the Dry/Shop Blow-Dry Bar & Boutique August 29 as they celebrate their first anniversary.