5 Things to Do With Teens in OKC This Month


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:

Nov. 4

Bedlam Bash 5K & Tailgate at Wiley Post Park (2021 S Robinson Ave) features a timed and USATF-sanctioned 5K along the River Trails and, after the race, a tailgating with food trucks, yard games and more. Runners are encouraged to dress in your school's favorite colors. Benefits OKC Parks and Recreation. Preregister. $35. 9 a.m. – noon.

Nov. 11

Dog-N-Jog at Mitch Park (1501 W Covell Rd, Edmond) features a fun run benefiting improvements to the Edmond Dog Parks. Dogs are welcome but not required to participate. $20. 8 -10 a.m.

FREE Retro Video Game Tournament at the Downtown Library (300 Park Ave). Kids can compete for a grand prize in a fun, casual setting. All ages are welcome. Preregister. 1 – 3 p.m.

Nov. 12

Wizards on Western in the Historic Western Avenue District (Western Ave between 39th & 44th St) features food trucks, refreshments, wizard-related activities including games, crafts, trivia, shopping, music and more. Costumes are not required, but are encouraged. Free to attend. 1 – 6 p.m.

Nov. 17 – 18

Questival Adventure Race at Wiley Post Park (2021 S Robinson Ave) features a 24-hour team adventure race. $33-$45. 5 – 7 p.m.

Bonus event:

Learn to Curl at Devon Ice Rink (301 W Reno Ave). Learn the basic rules and etiquette of curling from The Oklahoma Curling Club. Preregister. Members, $20; nonmembers, $25. 9 - 10:30 a.m.

Looking for even more family fun events? Check out our list of the top 10 FREE events happening this month or our list of best places to have fun with teens & tweens.

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