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:
OKC Beautiful LitterBlitz (various locations). Choose any day during the month of April, gather a team and head to a nearby park or green space to collect litter. Preregister your team and OKC Beautiful will provide trash bags and gloves for the cleanup.
Academy Award® Nominated Films at OKCMOA (415 Couch Dr) features screenings of Academy Award nominated short films including live action, documentaries and animation including the Oklahoma-made family drama “Minari,” nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director. Adults, $10; college students & teens (13-18), $8; kids, (12 & under), $6. See website for a complete schedule of showtimes.
Apr. 7 & 21
FREE Rip and Dip at Arcadia Lake (4509 Integris Parkway, Edmond) features an 8-mile group ride with a break at the beach for a dip, or swim, in the lake. In the cooler months, the group will enjoy a donut break. Mountain bikes are available but supplies are limited. Be sure to bring a helmet. 8 & up. 8-10 a.m.
Little Women at Sooner Theatre (101 E Main St, Norman) follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March. This production will be socially distanced and in-person, following all CDC guidelines and City of Norman requirements. Masks are required. Livestream tickets will be also available for purchase. $15. Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2 & 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.
FREE Midtown Walkabout in Oklahoma City (Robinson Ave) features live music, art demonstrations, photo ops and a makers market as well as special and discounts at Midtown merchants. 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.