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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: December 14, 2019
    A spectacular Oklahoma holiday tradition returns with Lyric's production of Charles Dickens' classic, A Christmas Carol. Take a magical journey with Ebenezer Scrooge and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future. See website for a full schedule of  holiday performances including an American Sign Language Interpreted performance on Dec. 8.

    Where

    Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma View map
    1727 NW 16th St.,
    Oklahoma City, 73106, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019
    The beloved American holiday classic comes to life as a live 1940s radio broadcast in this special holiday performance. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. Thursday & Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.

    Where

    Pollard Theatre View map
    120 W Harrison Ave,
    Guthrie, 73044, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019
    Features a holiday performance of the holiday tale about a young boy living in Bethlehem who encounters three royal visitors. Hear beautiful melodies while singers deliver the meaning of Christmas in festive opera form. Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 1 & 5 p.m.

    Where

    First Baptist Church of Oklahoma City View map
    1201 N Robinson Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73103, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019
    Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water holiday performance follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity. Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2 & 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.

    Where

    Sooner Theatre View map
    101 E Main St,
    Norman, 73069, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019
    Features a holiday performance of the story of Clara, her Nutcracker prince and the Sugar Plum Fairy performed by the Oklahoma City Ballet with the OKC Philharmonic. Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday, 2 & 7 p.m.

    Where

    Civic Center Music Hall View map
    201 N. Walker Ave.,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
    Features a holiday performance for all ages.

    Where

    Norman West Library View map
    300 Norman Center Ct,
    Norman, OK, USA
  • Date: December 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
    Features holiday performance from the dancers from Aspiring Attitudes Dance Studio.  The VIP Experience will allow you to reserve your seat before General Admission, mingle with Santa Claus, Buddy the Elf and Miss OKC-Ashleigh Robinson, while enjoying a warm beverage and the Edmond Youth Chorus singing Christmas carols.  All proceeds will benefit the studio.  Aspiring Attitudes Dance Studio is a non profit dance studio for ALL abilities.

    Where

    Special Care View map
    12201 N Western,
    Oklahoma City, 73114, OK, USA
  • Date: December 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
    Features a holiday performance by the Oklahoma City Philharmonic Orchestra.

    Where

    Yukon Fine Arts Auditorium View map
    850 Yukon Ave.,
    Yukon, 73099, OK, USA
  • Date: December 21, 2019
    The Oklahoma Nutcracker, a beloved holiday tradition, combines the history and beauty of Oklahoma with the artful expression of classical ballet for a fun and delightful holiday performance. The cast of the Norman Ballet Company's Oklahoma Nutcracker was selected  from open auditions and is comprised of aspiring young dancers from studios across central Oklahoma, with guest artists from the New York City Ballet Company. On Saturday, this show starts at…

    Where

    Nancy O'Brian Center for the Performing Arts View map
    1809 Stubbeman,
    Norman, OK, USA
  • Date: December 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
    Features a holiday performance by the Young Company at Oklahoma Children's Theatre. Following 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas.

    Where

    Oklahoma Children's Theatre View map
    2501 N. Blackwelder,
    Oklahoma City, 73106, OK, USA