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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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Upcoming Events

  • Date: January 23, 2020
    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, 3-11 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Sunday, Noon – 7 p.m. Special Event: Michael Buble Night at Devon Ice Rink - Sunday, January 12 from 3 - 6 p.m.  Enjoy…

    Where

    Myriad Botanical Gardens View map
    301 W Reno,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA
  • Date: January 25, 2020 @ 9:00 am
    Features a brief presentation followed by a park ranger-led trip to observe wintering bald eagles on the Lake of the Arbuckles. The tour begins at Travertine Nature Center. Following the tour, head over to the Chickasaw Cultural Center for a screening of the documentary American Eagle at 1 p.m. and some make-and-take activities for kids. Make-and-take activities include: - Bird feeders - Corn husk dolls - Construction paper eagles

    Where

    Chickasaw National Recreation Area View map

    Sulphur, OK, USA
  • Date: January 25, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
    Features a free clinic for kids ages 6 - 14. Attendees will learn how to tye knots and cast.

    Where

    Backwoods View map
    12325 N May Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73120, OK, USA
  • Date: January 25, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
    Meet at the Discovery Cove Nature Center within Lake Thunderbird State Park in Norman for an information session, then tour the park to catch a glimpse of magnificent eagles in their winter home. Discovery Cove Nature Center is located off Hwy 9, 0.9 miles north of the Clear Bay entrance. Be sure to bring your binoculars and dress appropriately.  Each eagle watch is limited to 15 vehicles, so reservations are…

    Where

    Lake Thunderbird State Park View map
    1201 Clear Bay Ave,
    Norman, OK, USA
  • Date: February 1, 2020
    The City of Oklahoma City offers FREE fishing on the first Saturday of each month. No city permit is required, however a State license is for anyone 16 and older. Regular fishing regulations apply. Visit okc.gov for additional information.

    Where

    Oklahoma City parks View map

    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: February 7, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
    Features an after-hours night hike. From becoming a frogsicle to digging a den, animals are excellent at surviving the blustery winter months. Grab some hot cocoa and explore the Zoo after dark with a guided tour and fun activities to learn all about cold-weather animal adaptations. Preregister. Event not held on Friday, Feb. 14.

    Where

    Oklahoma City Zoo View map
    2101 NE 50th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
  • Date: February 10, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Features a week-long event with cultural and language demostrations, chocolate tastings, make & take activities and more. Feb. 10 10:30 a.m. Cultural Storytelling Noon The Princess Bride (1987; Rated PG) 1:30 p.m. Cultural Storytelling 3 p.m. Lady and the Tramp (1955; Rated G) Make-and-take activites: - Chickasaw language cardstock hearts - Picture frames - Corn husk flowers - Clan animal pendants - Heart-shaped pendants - Recipe cards - Plant giveaways - Beaded valentine heart…

    Where

    Chickasaw Cultural Center View map
    867 Cooper Memorial Dr,
    Sulphur, OK, USA
  • Date: February 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am
    Join scientists and bird watchers all over the world for the annual Great Backyard Bird Count. Learn how to identify common birds in Oklahoma City. The group will record the findings to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology at Cornell University.

    Where

    Myriad Gardens View map
    301 W Reno,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: February 15, 2020 @ 11:00 am
    The Zoo is hosting a bird tour as part of the Great Backyard Bird Count, a global-citizen science project that asks people to count birds to create a real-time look at wild populations. Meet in the Zoo’s entry plaza to join the tour, led by Wildlife Diversity Biologist, Mark Howery, from the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation.

    Where

    Oklahoma City Zoo View map
    2101 NE 50th St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: February 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Features an hour sunset kayak trip and dessert. Preregister.

    Where

    Martn Park Nature Center View map
    5000 W Memorial Rd,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA