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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: December 13, 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: December 13, 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, 3-11 p.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,…

    Where

    Myriad Botanical Gardens View map
    301 W Reno,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019
    Features snow tubing slides and sparkling holiday décor. The slides are designed to operate in unpredictable Oklahoma weather. Riders must be 42” tall to ride the large slope and lap riding is not allowed on either slope. Holiday-themed food and beverage items will be available at the concession stands. See website for hours. The slides will be open extended hours during winter break.

    Where

    Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark View map
    2 S Mickey Mantle Dr,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    The Downs Family Christmas Lights, featured on the ABC's Great Christmas Light Fight, are a holiday light display set to music that features more than 18 miles of light strands. Turn your radio to 107.1 to hear and see the show in action. The show is open nightly throughout the season, weather permitting. Check their Facebook page for more information. Canned food and monetary donations accepted for the Regional Food Bank of…
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    All ages are welcome to enjoy a fun-filled float down the beautifully-adorned Bricktown canal free of charge, courtesy of the Downtown Business Improvement District. The canal’s holiday decorations are visible on the tour. Each round trip is estimated to take 25 minutes. Closed Christmas Night & New Year's Day. The tours begin at the main Water Taxi dock on canal level, below the entrance to Mickey Mantle’s Steakhouse and Brickopolis.

    Where

    Bricktown Canal View map
    111 S. Mickey Mantle Drive,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Yukon’s “Christmas in the Park” offers a drive-through Christmas light display for the whole family to enjoy. Drive, walk or ride the train through three park complexes with nearly three miles of illuminated fun, nearly 5 million twinkling lights and over 500 one-of-a-kind lighted displays. Headlining the 24th year is a new three-story-tall animated Christmas tree. The tree combines every color under the rainbow to present a stunning light show.…

    Where

    Chisholm Trail Park View map
    500 W Vandament,
    Yukon, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am
    Enjoy a pancake breakfast, story time, a Christmas craft and carols with Santa as well as a train and carousel ride. Kids will have the opportunity to meet Santa and take photos. Bring your own camera. Preregister. Two sessions offered: 8 - 9:30 a.m. & 10:30 - noon.

    Where

    Orr Family Farm View map
    14400 S Western,
    Oklahoma City, 73170, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Features a 5K race and a one-mile Fun Run. The 5K race route travels through City Center, Midtown District, and historic Heritage Hills neighborhood. Event Day Schedule: ALL DAY – Free Photo Booth, Reindeer Face Painting, Coloring Station, Trail Mix Bar 7:30 a.m. – Check-in/Registration opens 9 a.m. – 1-Mile Fun Run begins 9:30 a.m. – 5K Race beginS 10 a.m. – Race results 10:30 a.m. – Costume contest judging and…

    Where

    SandRidge Energy View map
    123 Robert S. Kerr Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features crafts, Santa letter writing, music and a special activity to benefit the Homeless Alliance of Oklahoma City. Bring items to donate (toothbrushes, chapstick, socks, gloves, hand warmers or a blanket) to the Homeless Alliance and receive a complimentary Streetcar day pass to use in the future. Rides on the streetcars are complimentary on Saturday & Sunday.

    Where

    Ballpark Platform View map
    Reno Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    Features live music, complimentary gift wrapping, crafts, hot chocolate, cookies and the chance to meet Santa and pose for photos. Bring your own camera.

    Where

    Charles J Johnson Central Park View map
    29th Street,
    Midwest City, OK, USA