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:
FREE Escape the Fire Swamp at the Midwest City Library (8143 E Reno Ave). Discover clues, solve puzzles and escape before the Rodents of Unusual Size can find you. 4 – 5 p.m.
The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour: Mystery Science Theater 3000 at the Hudiburg Chevrolet Center (6000 S Prosper Blvd, Midwest City) features an all-new LIVE show with Joel Hodgson, original host and the creative vision behind the beloved TV and Netflix comedy series for more than three decades. For ages 10 & up. $22-$82. See website for show times.
Run for Recovery at Lake Hefner Trails & Stars and Stripes Park (3701 S Lake Hefner Dr) features a 5K and 10K run benefiting Teen Recovery Solutions. $35-$40. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tree Climbing at Martin Park Nature Center (5000 W Memorial Rd). Learn how to climb trees using harnesses and ropes. Closed-toes shoes required. Best suited for ages 14 & up. $15. 3 – 4 p.m.
Extra Life 1UP Open at Cox Convention Center (1 Myriad Gardens) features Esports tournaments and a OKC Blue’s game vs the Iowa Wolves. Games include: Super Smash Ultimate, Tekken 7, NBA 2K 2020 and Rocket League. Benefits Extra Life, a Children’s Miracle Network program. All ages welcome. Prices vary. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.