5 Things to Do With Toddlers in OKC This Month
PHOTO COURTESY OF MYRIAD GARDENS
Preschoolers are full of wonder and energy! To help you occupy active minds, we've rounded up our top five events for toddlers and preschoolers happening in the metro. From touch-a-trucks to festivals, you’ll have plenty of exciting ways to keep the youngest in the family busy all month long.
Here are our top five picks for things to do with toddlers & preschoolers this June:
Edmond Electric Touch-a-Truck at UCO (Between Main & Hurd on Buchanan, Edmond). Kids of all ages can experience life-size vehicles and interact with community support leaders like police officers, firemen, construction workers and many more. Proceeds benefit the Edmond Hope Center. $2 suggested donation. 9 a.m. – noon.
Trucks for Tots on the Lawn behind Whole Foods (62nd & Grand Blvd). Meet and interact with community's heroes and take a peek inside their exciting machines they drive every day to save lives and change our community. Infant Crisis Services will also be accepting new or gently used clothing in sizes newborn to 4T. Free to attend; donations accepted. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
June 3 – 11
Children’s Garden Festival at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave). The Children’s Garden will transform into a colorful and magical place inspired by Eric Carle’s book The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Enjoy crafts, activities and imaginative displays that will capture the essence of one of the most beloved children’s stories. Nonmembers, $6, members & kids (3 & under), FREE. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Once Upon a Princess Party at the Peace, Love & Goodwill Festival at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave). Fairytale comes to life as your child's favorite characters entertain with song filled shows, dancing, audience participation, meet & greets, photo booth, the all new Princess Village and more. $35-$60. Show times are: 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 4 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Jun 10 & 11
PAW Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue at Civic Center Music Hall (201 N Walker Ave) features Mayor Goodway, Foggy Bottom's Mayor Humdinger, Ryder, Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma and the newest pup, Everest. $17 & up. Show times are at 10 a.m & 2 p.m. on Saturday & Sunday.
FREE Art in the Park at Hafer Park (1034 S Bryant Ave, Edmond). Enjoy art in the park and use nature and natural items as inspiration. Preregister. For ages 2 -12. 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Looking for more fun events? Check out our calendar.