Preschoolers are full of wonder and energy! To help you occupy active minds, we’ve rounded up our top five events for toddlers and preschoolers happening in the metro. From special storytimes to celebrations and more, you’ll have plenty of exciting ways to keep the youngest in the family busy all month long.
Here are our top five picks for things to do with toddlers & preschoolers this month:
Wednesdays in September
Crafts and Tales at Sam Noble Museum (2401 Chautauqua Ave, Norman) features storytime in the Great Hall. Staff will share natural history, science and animal-themed stories. 11:15 a.m.
FREE Back to the Art at Firehouse Arts Center (444 S Flood Ave, Norman) features a day of hands-on, creative projects for all ages. Take part in outdoor art activities including foil sculping, chalk drawing, mask making and frottage drawing. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
FREE OKC Ballet Under the Stars at Scissortail Park (415 S Robinson Ave) features classical works and contemporary choreography performed by professional company dancers and students. 6:30 p.m.
Disney On Ice presents Dream Big at Jim Norick Arena (333 Gordon Cooper Blvd) features a brand-new adventure filled with world-class skating and unexpected stunts. See Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy and stars from Frozen, Moana, Coco, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Tangled, The Princess and the Frog, Cinderella, and Sleeping Beauty. $20 & up. See website for performance schedule.
Sept. 24 – Oct. 17
Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch at Wings Special Needs Community (13700 N Eastern Ave) features hayrides, food trucks, inflatables, great photo-ops, games, a maze and of course, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes. All ages and abilities welcome. $7; family packs (for 4 people), $25; kids (2 & under), free. Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 – 6 p.m.