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:
All month long
FREE Studio-in-Place with Oklahoma Contemporary features interviews, live stream videos and more showcasing the creative working process of contemporary artists.
FREE OKC LitFest with the Metropolitan Library System (online). Learn from industry professionals on a variety of topics, all online, all at your own pace. Writers of all ages, skill levels, mediums, and genres are welcome.
Sky Rink at Scissortail Park (801 S Robinson Ave) features an outdoor skating surface for both traditional quad skates as well as inline skates. Skates are available to rent, but personal skates are always welcome. $7-$8. Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. & Sunday, 1-7 p.m.
Summer Drive-in Movie at the Midwest City Soccer Complex (1799 National Blvd, Midwest City) features live music from Stephen Salewon and an outdoor screening of Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker. Snacks will be available for purchase. $5 per vehicle. 8 p.m.
Pool Party 5K and Fun Run at Earlywine Park and Aquatic Center (3101 SW 119th St) features a 5K race and a race-exclusive pool party at Earlywine Family Aquatic Center following an officially timed race. 5K: adults, $35, kids (17 & under), $20; fun run, $15. 8-11 a.m.