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 having fun 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:
Bedlam Bash 5K at Wiley Post Park (2021 S Robinson Ave) features a timed 5K along the River Trails. Wear your favorite school colors. Benefits the OKC Parks and Recreation department. $35. 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Drop-In Drawing at the National Cowboy Museum (1700 NE 63rd St). Practice different techniques and skills, while being inspired by the artwork in the galleries and gardens and gathering with fellow artist and art lovers. Borrow drawing materials from Visitor Services Desk in the Museum Lobby (while supplies last) or bring your own. Free with admission. 2 – 3 p.m.
Tuesday Night Classics present Back to the Future at Harkins Theatre (150 E Reno Ave). $5. 7 p.m.
Black Violin – Impossible Tour at OCCC Visual & Performing Arts Center (7777 S May Ave) features classically trained string players, Wil B. (viola) and Kev Marcus (violin) and their unique blend of classical & hip-hop music designed to overcome stereotypes and cultural barriers. $40 – $45. 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 27 & 29
Thanksgiving Break Family Skate Sessions at Skate Galaxy (5800 NW 36th St). $6 includes basic skate rental. Wednesday, 1 – 4 p.m. & 7 – 10 p.m., Friday, 1 – 4 p.m.
Opening Nov. 8
Devon Ice Rink at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features outdoor ice skating. $13, $8 without skates; members, $7. Monday-Thursday, 3 – 9 p.m.; Friday, 3-11p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Sunday, Noon – 7 p.m.