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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 13, 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: December 13, 2019
    Kicking off just after Thanksgiving, The Artesian Hotel welcomes all families, not just those staying at the hotel, with lavish décor, carolers, story times with Mrs. Claus and breakfast with Santa. Families can embark on a candlelit tour of the Chickasaw National Recreation Area’s Flower Park, aglow with 1,000 candlelit luminaries, Dec. 6 and 7. The tour is free, but reservations are required with the Travertine Nature Center (580-622-7234). Afterward,…

    Where

    The Artesian Hotel Casino and Spa, View map
    1001 W 1st St,
    Sulphur, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019
    Normally closed to the public to maintain its preservation, the Pullman parlor car is decorated for the holidays and open for tours. Museum hours are: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

    Where

    Science Museum Oklahoma View map
    2020 Remington Pl,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 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 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
    Features a holiday train, lights & decorations, firepits for roasting marshmallows, hot cocoa, strolling entertainment, food trucks and other vendors. Friday, 5 - 10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Some activities require tickets. Entertainment Schedule: Friday, Dec. 13 The Promenade 5 – 9 p.m. | Inspyral Entertainment Promenade Entrance 5 – 6 p.m. | Wheeler Middle School Caroling 8 – 9 p.m. | Girl Scout Troop 136 Caroling…

    Where

    Scissortail Park - Promenade View map
    Oklahoma City Blvd and S. Robinson Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features a program designed especially for children ages 2 - 4 years old. Toddlers can enjoy playtime in the mezzanine while their caregivers sip on complimentary coffee and then experience structured gallery activities and full day admission to explore the Museum after the program ends. Preregister. Themes include: JULY | Clip & Clop AUGUST | Water & Waves SEPTEMBER | Fields & Flowers OCTOBER | Big & Small (Oct. 12…

    Where

    The Oklahoma City Museum of Art View map
    415 Couch Drive,
    Oklahoma City, 73118, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    The Red Earth Art Center celebrates the season Christmas trees adorned with handmade ornaments created to showcase the diverse Native cultures that make Oklahoma unique. Oklahoma Native Tribes participating in the 2019 Treefest include: Absentee Shawnee, Caddo, Cherokee, Cheyenne & Arapaho, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Citizen Potawatomi, Comanche, Delaware, Kaw, Muscogee (Creek), Osage, Seminole, Otoe Missouria, Ponca and Pawnee. The display will be located on the second and third floors of the…

    Where

    OSU/OKC Student Center View map
    900 N Portland,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 13, 2019 @ 10:30 am
    Santa will be stopping by the Zoo to deliver treats to animals at the zoo. After Santa makes his deliveries, he will be available in the Lotus Pavilion for photos and free hot chocolate. Please bring your cameras.

    Where

    OKC Zoo View map
    2101 NE 50th St,
    Oklahoma City, OK
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