Oklahoma’s rich agriculture roots are alive and well. Several farms in the Metro area let families get their hands dirty as they pick their own harvest. From peaches and berries to pumpkins and Christmas trees, here is a handy guide of u-pick farms in near Oklahoma City where city-dwellers can get an inside look at farm life and bring some delicious treats to bring home.
I had never been to a park before with so many different playgrounds. There’s also a lake with fish in it and a lot of unusual birds. I’ve seen ducks and geese before but these were more colorful and it was interesting to watch them, walk under the covered bridge and try out three different play areas.
Communities in the metro host exciting events filled with live music, local food and activities for guests of all ages.
iFLY Oklahoma City is an indoor sky diving venue. Its vertical wind tunnel simulates freefall sky diving but the activity is actually flying instead of falling. Flights are scheduled in one-minute increments and take place in a controlled environment.
Readers tell us their favorite places to eat out in Oklahoma City with kids.
Winter weather means something entirely different when you have children. The dream of cuddling up to a fire with a mug of hot cocoa is dashed when your kids are exploding with energy because of blustery winds and frigid temperatures. Have no fear! We've rounded up a list of indoor places to wear them out. Here are some of our favorite indoor play places in the Oklahoma City metro.
What a year! We brought you thousands of events on our print and online calendar, handy directories for family fun, birthday parties, after-school activities and more. Here are 10 favorite articles we published in 2015:
We love visiting museums year-round, but January often calls for museum visits out of necessity. A visit to a museum is a terrific way to keep kids entertained indoors during the winter months. After you visit all Oklahoma City’s exciting museum offerings, here are a few that are worth a road trip.
If the cold weather blues have you down, here are 5 fun ways to lift your spirits. We, here at MetroFamily, love family time. But, every now and then, parents need a break to recharge. Whether your passion is cooking, theater, comedy or something else entirely, Oklahoma City has plenty of date night fun. Here are our top 5 reasons to book a sitter this January!
Looking for fun ways to beat cabin fever and save a little cash? Here are 10 totally FREE things to do with kids this January that will keep you having fun in OKC all month long. From star gazing, sports, LEGOs and more, this list has it all. For even more free fun, be sure to check out our list of readers’ favorite free events on this page.