5 Things to Do With Teens in OKC This Month
PHOTO COURTESY OF ARTS COUNCIL OKLAHOMA CITY
When it comes to spending quality family time with teens and tweens, it can be more challenging to find fun activities that older kids will love. Thankfully, Oklahoma City has plenty of activities and events to keep them entertained. We've hand-picked the best events to keep your older kids busy all month long. Oklahoma City has something special for everyone!
Here are our top 5 picks for things to do with teens & tweens this month:
April 5 – 7
FREE Native Crossroads Film Festival at Sam Noble Museum (2401 Chautauqua Ave, Norman) features films, music videos, documentaries, animations and short films that crank up the volume on the diverse soundtracks of Native America. See website for show times. 325-4712, www.nativecrossroads.org
Fearless K at Stars & Stripes Park (3701 S Lake Hefner Dr) features a choose-your-own distance run and fun activities including an obstacle course, food trucks, photo booth and more. Benefits the YWCA of Oklahoma City. $20 & up. 9:30 a.m.
April 20 – 22
Big Bounce America at Adams Park (2001 Park Dr, El Reno) features the world's biggest bounce house, a candy-colored inflatable castle that is 10,000 square feet of fun and games that can be enjoyed by all ages. $10 & up.
FREE Public Clean-Up Day at Martin Park Nature Center (5000 W Memorial Rd). Help clean up the park. Preregister. 10 a.m. – noon.
FREE Festivals Got Talent at Bicentennial Park (500 Couch Dr) features a local talent competition for children grades K – 12, showcasing all forms of entertainment. 3:30 – 5 p.m.
April 21 & 22
ContempCon at Oklahoma Contemporary (3000 General Pershing Blvd) features workshops, classes for kids and adults, panel discussions, artist, publisher and vendor booths, board games and other activities for families, artists and fans of the genre. Prices vary. See website for schedule.