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If you are looking for things to do with your kids, you are in the right place! Oklahoma City is alive with family fun and MetroFamily’s team scours the OKC metro so you can find all of the best events for families to enjoy all in one place. Find fun ways to spend time with the whole family, including can’t-miss events happening in Oklahoma City, Edmond, Norman, Moore, Yukon and beyond on our searchable calendar that is jammed packed with things to do every day, all month long.

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  • Date: November 22, 2019
    Click here to see a list of current museum exhibits in the OKC Metro.                  
  • Date: November 22, 2019
    An Affair of the Heart is one of the largest arts and crafts shows in the nation, featuring a variety of crafts, antiques, collectibles, furniture, decorative items, jewelry and clothing. Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m – 5 p.m.

    Where

    River Spirit Expo Center View map
    4145 E 21st St,
    Tulsa, OK
  • Date: November 22, 2019
    Enjoy another great winter of outdoor ice skating at Downtown in December's premier attraction. Open 7 days a week, the Devon Ice Rink hosts daily public skating, private parties, and special events all winter long. Monday-Thursday, 3 - 9 p.m.; Friday, 3-11p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Sunday, Noon – 7 p.m. Holiday schedule: Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 3-9 p.m. Black Friday, Nov. 29, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Christmas Break, Dec.…

    Where

    Myriad Botanical Gardens View map
    301 W Reno,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019
    Featues a holiday-inspired dessert shop. Christmastime in the Cities will be open to the public Friday, Nov. 8 at 5 p.m.  Regular hours: Sunday - Thursday, noon - 9 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, noon - 10:30 p.m. The seasonal pop-up will remain open through the end of the year, with the official Cities Ice Cream concept launching in January.

    Where

    Edmond Railyard View map
    23 West 1st St,
    Edmond, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019
    Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, passengers will relive the magic of the classic story on an hour train ride. During the trip, characters on each car lead passengers in an immersive onboard experience including a reading of the book, cookies delivered by dancing chefs and the chance to meet Santa. The train will be running on Thursday - Sunday, plus additional days the week of Christmas.…

    Where

    Oklahoma Railway Museum View map
    3400 NE Grand Blvd,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019
    OU University Theatre and the School of Dance present a holiday performance of The Nutcracker, with choreography by Willam Christensen and directed by Michael Bearden. Tchaikovsky’s magical score tells the story of Clara, who receives a nutcracker doll during the family’s Christmas Eve celebration. This production is suitable for all audiences. Show times include: Nov. 22, 24, Dec. 5, 6, 7 at 8 p.m. Nov. 24, Dec. 7, 8 at 3…

    Where

    Elsie C. Brackett Theatre View map
    563 Elm Ave,
    Norman, 73019, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019
    The Edmond Outdoor Ice Rink at Mitch Park opens November 17.  Families can enjoy ice skating, a Christmas train ride, holiday music and food concessions. Skate hours are Monday - Thursday, 3 - 9 p.m.; Friday, 3 - 10 p.m.; Saturday, noon - 10 p.m.; Sunday, noon - 9 p.m. Exceptions: Nov 27 - 30: Noon - 10 p.m. Christmas Eve: noon - 5 p.m. Christmas: noon - 10 p.m.…

    Where

    Mitch Park View map
    1501 W Covell Road,
    Edmond, 73003, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019
    Enjoy complimentary fares on the OKC Streetcars on the weekends in celebration of their one year anniversary. FREE RIDE DATES:  Nov. 22 - 24 Nov. 29 - Dec. 1 Dec. 6 - 8 Dec. 13 - 15 Dec. 20 - 22 Dec. 27 - 29 Jan. 3 - 5

    Where

    Various locations View map

    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Features free Zoo admission for the entire month of November for active duty, retired, veteran members of the military, National Guard and Reserves. Plus: Up to four immediate family members will receive 50% off of general Zoo admission on date of visit 40% off concessions and merchandise at the Zoo’s Safari Gift Shop $10 off all available Wild Encounter experiences

    Where

    Oklahoma City Zoo View map
    2101 NE 50th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
  • Date: November 22, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
    Features a seasonal fair trade shop offering unique gifts, including a wide selection of folk art from around the world and more. All proceeds benefit PAMBE Ghana's La'Angum Learning Center in northern Ghana. Tuesday-Friday, noon - 6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

    Where

    50 Penn Place View map
    1900 NW Expressway,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
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