Find camps, classes and activities in and around OKC to keep your kids busy during their fall break! Whether you are looking for a something to strenghten your child’s skills or to help them discover a new passion, we’ve got you covered with this round up of fall break camps, classes and activities.
Have extra time during the extended Fall Break? Check out our day and weekend trip ideas and fun fall hikes in OKC and around the state. To find even more fall events and attractions for the whole family, see our 2019 Fall Fun Guides.
(This is a working list last updated Sept. 12, 2019. If you know of an activity we should include, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fall Break Camps, Classes & Activities
Wednesdays in October
FREE Wide Open Wednesdays at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd St) features FREE admission to the public. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Oct. 14 – 18
Fall Break Sessions at the Oklahoma Youth Literacy Program (3663 North Lottie Ave) features reading, math, science, life enrichment, field trips and more. Breakfast and lunch provided. For students in Pre-K through 9th grade. Before and after care available. $60 per week. Weekdays, 7:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 822-9900
Chess Camp at Schilling Recreation Center (601 SE 25th St). Kids can learn and test your skills in a fun, friendly, competitive environment. This camp is taught by volunteer coaches who love teaching young players the basics and helping older players expand their skill set. For ages 7 – 17. $45. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 297-1442
Teen Business Camp at Douglass Recreation Center (824 Frederick Douglass Ave). Participants will receive guidance developing their ideas into a robust business plan and a polished pitch ready to share with the world. For ages 12 – 17. $50. 1 – 5 p.m. 297-1416
Oct. 14 – 19
Outdoor Adventure Camp at Foster Recreation Center (14 NE 4th St) features a variety of outdoor activities including tree climbing, archery, fishing, setting up campsites, team building and more. Breakfast and Snacks are provided. Campers will need to bring a sack lunch. For ages 6 – 15. $180. 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 232-1881
Mythbusters Camp at Schilling Recreation Center (601 SE 25th St). Find out the answers to many questions as campers dispel some of these mind-bending science myths. For ages 6 – 13. $20. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 297-1442
Oct. 15 – 19
FREE Fall Y’All Family Fun at the Oklahoma Hall of Fame (1400 Classen Dr) features fun, themed activities for the whole family including story time, crafts, movies and a community art project. 10:30 a.m. Each day has a special themed planned.
Oct. 16 – 18
Fall Break Fit for Youth Camp at Foster Recreation Center (614 NE 4th St) features swimming, sports, games, art, nature activities, field trips and more. Breakfast and snacks are provided. Campers will need to bring a sack lunch. $70-$75. For ages 6 – 12. 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 232-1881
Oct. 17 & 18
Fall Break Camps at Science Museum Oklahoma (2100 NE 52nd St) explore a variety of topics including the STEAM, biology and more. Best suited for kids in pre-K – 6th grade. Preregister, space is limited. For grades 1-6: members, $90; nonmembers, $100. 9 a.m – 4 p.m. For pre-K & K: members, $45; nonmembers, $50. 9 a.m. – noon.
Fall Break Camp at the Yukon Community Center (2200 S Holly Ave, Yukon) features fun activities and a field trip for ages 5 – 11. Space is limited. Residents, $45; nonresidents, $55. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Discover Magic Camp at Macklanburg Recreation Center (2234 NW 117th St). Learn some magic tricks from a real Magician. Campers will need to bring a sack lunch. For ages 7 – 15. $160. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 297-1428
Fall Break Day Skate Sessions at Skate Galaxy (5800 NW 36th St) $6 admission includes skate rental. 1 – 4 p.m.
Oct. 17, 18 & 21
Fall Break Day Camps at the Oklahoma Children’s Theatre (2501 N Blackwelder) features games, workshops and other activities. For ages 5 – 13. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. $45/day. Extended care available.
Fall Break Art Camp at the Edmond Fine Arts Institute (27 E Edwards St, Edmond) features a variety of art-making experiences including drawing, painting, mixed media and more. For kids in grades K-5th. Preregister. $55; per day. 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Fall Break Drop-In Activities at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum (1700 NW 63rd St) features daily make-and-take activities while supplies last including tin foil art and more. FREE with admission. Thursday, Friday & Monday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Fall Break Art Camp at The Station Recreation Center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore). Create colorful paintings, sculptures, jewelry and more. For ages 6 – 12. $25. 8 a.m. – noon.
Fall Break Basketball Camp at The Station Recreation Center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore) teaches basic techniques to help young athletes improve their basketball skills. For ages 7 – 14. $25. 8 a.m. – noon.
Pumpkin Chomp & Stomp at the Oklahoma City Zoo (2101 NE 50th St) is a Halloween-themed animal enrichment event. Zookeepers prepare fun, festive food for the animals to enjoy. FREE with admission. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Fall Break Gizmos, Gadgets & Thangs Camp: Saving The Earth at The Station Recreation Center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore). Make bags out of t-shirts and other crafts from recycled materials while learning about our environment. For ages 7 – 14. $25. 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Oct. 18 – 20
An Affair of the Heart at State Fair Park (3001 General Pershing Blvd) is a three-day shopping event featuring art, clothing, antiques, collectibles, gourmet food and more. Three-day pass, $10. Friday & Saturday, 9am -6pm; Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Stockyards Stampede in Stockyard City (1305 S Agnew) features chuck wagons, blacksmiths, gunfighters, carriage rides, food trucks and a children’s educational area with commodity trailers, tractors, straw mazes and games. Free to attend. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Oct. 19 & 20
Haunt the Zoo at the Oklahoma City Zoo (2101 NE 50th St) features photo opportunities, 21 fantasy-themed booths & trick-or-treating. Costumes encouraged. Adults can dress up too but nothing too scary, please. Zoo admission applies. Trick-or-Treat bags: kids, $7; members, $6. Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Also held Oct. 24 & 25.
Looking for even more family fun? Check out our searchable calendar for fun events going on everyday!
About the author: Born and raised in the Oklahoma City metro and a graduate of the Gaylord College of Journalism at the University of Oklahoma, Lindsay Cuomo has worked for MetroFamily since 2014 covering local stories, people and events. Lindsay is a mom to three school-aged boys and calls Moore, Oklahoma home.