Remember the scene in “A Christmas Story” where Ralphie and his friends are looking in the department store Christmas windows? Kansas City returns to that magical 1950s Christmas every year with magical light displays and over-the-top holiday events. The end of November is the perfect time to make the trek to Kansas City (about five hours northeast of Oklahoma City) to kick off the Christmas season in a festive family-friendly environment.
Camping is a wonderful way to slow down, disconnect from technology and reconnect as a family. Cooler temperatures with beautiful fall colors make autumn the best time of year to camp. Oklahoma and surrounding areas offer a wide array of unique and beautiful ecosystems, from grasslands to mountains to lakes, rivers and waterfalls. There is no shortage of places to camp and enjoy the outdoors.
A fall chill is finally in the air over Oklahoma City! Fall brings special trick-or-treat events and tons of outdoor activities and autumn fun to the metro. We've rounded up all the free events just for you!
Pumpkin patches for fall 2015 open in and around Oklahoma City.
Cooler temperatures beckon Oklahoma families outside for fall fun. Whether strolling a pumpkin patch with a cup of warm cider or trying your hand at a nostalgic carnival game at a fall festival, embrace the season with a fun fall outing from our Fall Fun Guide.
In recent summers, Oklahoma’s drought has made for less-than-impressive water features. However, an extremely wet spring has changed all that. Bubbling brooks, breathtaking falls and lush landscapes abound this summer in Oklahoma. Here are five mom-approved waterfall hikes for your family to explore this summer.
With a quick two-hour drive up the Turner Turnpike or, as a change of pace, a leisurely trek up historic Route 66, Tulsa grants travelers a home-away-from-home feel with plenty of family friendly sights to see. Packed with unique museums as well as a recently revitalized downtown, your family has a lot of activities to choose from, whatever your interests.
Check out these 10 fabulous destinations within 100 miles of the Oklahoma City metro.
Everyone wants their kids to have fun on vacation, but if they can learn a little something, too, that's even better. Southeast Oklahoma is full of venues that provide excellent opportunities for hands-on learning that are so interesting your kids may not even realize they're on an educational trip!
There are so many ways to have fun in northeast Oklahoma that you could spend weeks traveling from place to place and still not see it all. Here are four places to visit to make the most of your trip. You can pick one to visit for a day or pack a suitcase and take a week—either way, you'll see some of the best sites Green Country has to offer!