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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 11, 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. See…

    Where

    Oklahoma Railway Museum View map
    3400 NE Grand Blvd,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
  • Date: December 11, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
    Features an interactive Christmas attraction with a life-sized replica of the North Pole including Santa’s post office, Mrs. Claus’ kitchen, a reindeer barn and more. Attendees can enjoy hands-on activities including the chance to meet Santa, make toys and more. See website for hours of operation.

    Where

    Walnut Square Center View map
    2215 W I-240,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features carriage rides, live nativity, camel rides, a chance to meet Santa, a brilliant Christmas light display, gift shop and food trucks. Monday-Thursday, 6 - 10 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 6 - 11 p.m.

    Where

    Shannon Springs Park View map
    2400 S 9th Street,
    Chickasha, OK
  • Date: December 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features an indoor and outdoor holiday party with businesses in the district to celebrate their new artistic lighting display. Attendees can enjoy crafts, pop-up shops and the chance to meet Santa.

    Where

    OKC Community Church and Tower Theatre View map
    421 N.W. 23rd St, 425 N.W. 23rd St.
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    The Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art’s annual holiday train event is back! Model trains featuring iconic attractions on Oklahoma’s Route 66 as well as some from downtown Norman will be on display at the museum starting with an opening night on Dec. 12 and be on display through the end of the year. The opening event will include a cookie and hot cocoa bar, art activities, door prizes, an…

    Where

    Fred Jones Jr Museum of Art View map
    555 Elm Ave,
    Norman, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features live music, holiday treats, crafts, free horse-drawn carriage rides and the chance to meet Santa. The house will be fully decorated for Christmas and the gift shop will be open for holiday shopping.

    Where

    Moore-Lindsay Historic House Museum View map
    508 N. Peters Avenue,
    Norman, 73069, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features hot chocolate, s'mores and the chance to meet Santa. Kids can pose for pictures with Santa on a 1929 firetruck. Please bring your own camera for pictures.

    Where

    Children's Safety Village View map
    5300 E Covell Rd,
    Edmond, 73034, 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 @ 8:30 am
    Features a festive morning of merry memories, fun delights and the chance to meet Santa Claus. Guests can enjoy a hot breakfast buffet, a hot chocolate bar, cookie decorating for kids, and a sea lion presentation. Tickets include zoo admission. 8:30 - 10 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Where

    Oklahoma City Zoo View map
    2101 NE 50th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 9:30 am
    Features skating, pancakes, hot cocoa, themed crafts, story time and a chance to meet Santa. Santa will read The Polar Express to children in attendance and each child will receive a bell from Santa’s Sleigh. PJs welcome.

    Where

    Myriad Gardens Park House Event Center View map
    301 W Reno Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK