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Fall Break Camps, Classes & Activities in OKC

Science Museum Oklahoma

by Lindsay Cuomo

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Find camps, classes and activities in and around OKC to keep your kids busy during their fall break! Whether you are looking for something to strengthen 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 Fall Fun Guides

(This is a working list last updated on Aug. 15, 2023. If you know of an activity we should include, email us at calendar@metrofamilymagazine.com)

Fall Break Camps, Classes & Activities

Through Oct. 22

Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch at Wings Special Needs Community (13700 N Eastern Ave, Edmond) features a petting zoo, yard games, hay rides, inflatables, great photo-ops, games and of course, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes. $7; family packs (for 4 people), $25; kids (2 & under), free. Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 – 6 p.m.

Oct. 5-6

Dino Day Camps at Sam Noble Museum (2401 Chautauqua Ave, Norman) features activities, crafts, games and gallery tours that explore natural and cultural history. For ages 5-11. $65 per day; members, $55 per day. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

Oct. 6-22

Pumpkinville at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features festive displays in the Children’s Garden, plus hand-crafted games, themed activities and unlimited rides on Mo’s Carousel. $9; members & kids (2 & under), free. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Oct. 7

Kids Take Over the Cowboy at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd St) features musical performances and dance from local cultural groups representing countries of origin from all over the Americas. Create musical crafts, explore the Museum galleries and discover the vast diversity of the American West. Free with admission, while supplies last. 10 a.m.-noon.

Oct. 7 & 14

FREE Dance Passport at Will Rogers Park (3400 NW 36th St) features free cultural dance classes. No previous dance experience necessary. Every class is open to all levels, all ages and all bodies. 10-11 a.m.

Oct. 7-21

Outdoor October at RIVERSPORT OKC (800 Riversport Dr) features family-friendly activities such as urban camping, bike rides and more. Each Saturday has different themed activities. Prices vary. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Oct. 7-29

Haunt the Zoo at the Oklahoma City Zoo (2101 NE 50th St) features photo opportunities, 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, $8; members, $7. Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Oct. 9 

FREE Indigenous Peoples Day at First Americans Museum (659 First Americans Blvd) features stickball games, performances, panel discussions, food trucks, an Indigenous youth art contest and more. $5 discounted gallery admission. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Oct. 9-12

FREE Sassy Camp at Bethel Foundation (13003 N Western Ave) features a day camp focused on self-discipline, self-respect, self-care and life skills. Space is limited. For girls ages 10-14. 10 a.m.

Oct. 9-13

OKC Parks Fall Break Day Camp at Sellers Recreation Center(8301 S Villa Ave) features fun games, activities and field trips. For ages 6-12. Extended care available. $135. 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Outdoor Adventure Camp at Sellers Recreation Center(8301 S Villa Ave) features adventures of the great outdoors including archery, fishing, rock climbing, kayaking and more. For ages 8-14. $185. 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Southern Oaks Kidz Rock Fall Break Camp at Southern Oaks Recreation Center (6818 S Walker Ave) features a wide variety of fun-filled activities that encourage community involvement in recreation, culture, health, and family life activities. $10. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oct. 11-13

FREE Fall Y’all Family Fun at the Oklahoma Hall of Fame (1400 Classen Dr) features fall-themed crafts, story time, games and more. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Oct. 12-13

Fall Break Camps at Science Museum Oklahoma (2020 Remington Pl) features hands-on activities and live science demonstrations that explore the science behind eclipses. $50-$110. PreK/K, 9 a.m.-noon; 1st-6th, 9 a.m.-4.p.m.

Oct. 13-15

FREE Camp Sonlight at Bethel Foundation (13003 N Western Ave) features an overnight camp focused on self-discipline, self-respect, self-care and life skills. Campers will also learn fishing and camping etiquette. Space is limited. For boys ages 6-11.

Oct. 14

FREE Fish Hatchery Open House at H.B. Parsons Fish Hatchery (10940 N. Meridan). Learn how the city’s fishery management program helps to maintain fish populations in Oklahoma City waters and the inner workings of the program. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Chisholm Trail Festival at Mollie Spencer Farm (1001 Garth Brooks Blvd, Yukon) features a family-oriented event celebrating the western history of the famous Chisholm Trail with living history re-enactors, a variety of foods, live entertainment, contests, Civil War demonstrations, gunfights, vendors, pony rides, a petting zoo and pumpkin patch. Free to attend. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

FREE Red Earth Parade and FallFest Pow Wow at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features  a parade, an arts market, and a youth Powwow, celebrating Oklahoma City’s Indigenous People’s Day.  10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Rose Rock Habitat for Humanity Family Disc Golf Festival at Cobblestone Creek Golf Course (1350 Cobblestone Creek Dr, Norman) features competitive play, family-friendly fun and community support. Prices vary. 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

FREE Second Saturday at Oklahoma Contemporary (11 NW 11th St) features a family-focused day of art-making, performances and gallery adventures for visitors of all ages. 1-4 p.m.

FREE CU in the Park starring Chris Young at Scissortail Park (415 S Robinson Ave) features a free country-music concert starring Chris Young, a multi-platinum global entertainer and one of Billboard’s top country artists of the decade. 7 p.m.

Oct. 17-18

Bluey’s Big Play at Civic Center Music Hall (201 N Walker Ave) features a brand-new theatrical adaptation of the Emmy® award-winning children’s television series, with an original story by Bluey creator Joe Brumm, and new music by Bluey composer, Joff Bush. $36 & up. 6:30 p.m.

Oct. 19-20

Fall Break Horse Camp at Cadence Equestrian (14150 S Pine St, Edmond). Kids can learn about horses in a family-friendly and safe environment. Activities include riding lessons, horsemanship skills and more. No previous experience is necessary. For ages 5-14. $225. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Register at cadenceequestrian.com or call 405-513-4488.

Fall Break Art Camp at Moore Community Center (301 S Howard Ave, Moore). Create several different art projects using a variety of techniques. For ages 6-9. $40. 9 a.m. – noon.

Fall Break Basketball Camp at The Station Recreation Center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore). For any young athlete who is looking to improve his or her skills, work hard, make new friends, and have fun. For ages 6-12. $40. 9 a.m. – noon.

Oct. 19-20, 23

School’s Out Day Camps at OKC Zoo (2000 Remington Pl) features educational activities, in-park exploration, up-close animal ambassador visits and more. For ages 4-12. Members, $45 per day; nonmembers, $50 per day. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Fall Break Camp at SoccerCity (4520 Old Farm Rd) features a fun, age-divided, skill-building camp. Beginners and recreational players welcome. For ages 4-15. $85-$150. 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m. All-day and half-day options available. 405-748-3888, hayden@soccercityokcity.com

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. $195 or $65 per day. 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Oct. 21

Wild-ones Wildlife Walks at Martin Park Nature Center (5000 W Memorial Rd) feature a guided hike through the park where you’ll have the opportunity to see and learn about the amazing wildlife all around us. Preregister. $2. 9-10 a.m.

FREE Nature Walk: Native Trees at Mollie Spencer Farm (1001 Garth Brooks Blvd, Yukon) features  a guided nature walk around the Farm focusing on native trees. 9-10:30 a.m.

FREE Folklife Festival at the Oklahoma History Center (800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr) features cultural practitioners, diverse communities and heritage professionals that spark curiosity and catalyze intercultural exchange with participatory experiences. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

FREE Stockyards Stampede at Stockyards City (S Agnew Ave) features a longhorn parade, authentic chuckwagons, live music, a kids’ corral and more. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Drop-In Art at Oklahoma City Museum of Art (415 Couch Dr) features come-and-go art activities for all ages. October’s activity is still-life impression watercolor paintings. Activities are free with admission – Adults, $15; seniors, $13; kids (17 & under), free. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Oct. 21

CO-OP Mini Day Camp at UCO Sports CO-OP Esports & Gaming Arena (101 N University Dr, Edmond). Learn gameplay and strategy for Rocket League from University of Central Oklahoma Esports varsity coaches and compete in a tournament with other youth gamers in Edmond’s only esports arena. Registration is $35 and is now open for players aged 12-16 years old. 2-6 p.m.

Oct. 22

FREE Let’s Get Moving 5K Walk/Run at Joe B. Barnes Regional Park (8700 E Reno Ave, Midwest City) features a non-competitive 5K run & walk for all fitness levels. Preregister. 1-4 p.m.

Looking for even more family fun? Check out our searchable calendar for fun events going on every day!

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.

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