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Free, Fun Family Activities

The Only Thing Better than Family Fun is FREE Family Fun!

Our website is packed with things to do to have fun with the whole family without spending a dime. Below, you’ll find a list of inspiring ideas of the best free events happening this month, reader-favorite free activities and more free things to do with kids in OKC! Want even more ideas? Check out our searchable calendar filled with community events for families or keep scrolling to see events happening today throughout the Oklahoma City metro that are free to attend.







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All Free Events

  • Mon, May 20, 2024

  • One of the oldest continually running festivals in Oklahoma, the Rooster Days Festival features carnival rides, food trucks, an outdoor/indoor vendor marketplace, 5k & 1-mile fun runs, a parade and more. Thursday, 5-10 p.m.; Friday, 5-11 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sunday, noon-6 p.m.


    Central Park View map
    1500 S Main St,
    Broken Arrow, OK, US
  • Witness the thunder of hooves and the charm of tiny equines as the Mini Stampede horse show, proudly sponsored by the Oklahoma Miniature Horse Club. Several esteemed associations, including the American Miniature Horse Registry, Pinto Horse Association, American Miniature Horse Association, and the American Buckskin Miniature World, will take center stage. Saturday's lineup, starting at 8 am, promises obstacle classes, both in hand and driving, alongside the playful spectacle of…


    Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center View map
    1700 W Independence St,
    Shawnee, 74804, OK, US
  • Features a yoga class for all levels. This series is free, no registration is required. June, July, and August dates will be taking place inside the Pavilion. 2024 Schedule: April 21 May 19 June 16 July 21 Aug. 18 Sept. 15 Oct. 20


    Wheeler Ferris Wheel View map
    1701 S Western Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73109, OK, US
  • Features merchandise and exhibits from local artists and crafters, a children's art contest and more. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.


    Campus Corner View map

    Norman, 73069, OK, US
  • Step back into 1569 England to experience the royal quest for knighthood, a full-contact Jousting Tournament, Birds of Prey exhibitions and traveling Acrobats. Open weekends plus Memorial Day.


    The Castle of Muskogee View map
    3400 West Fern Mountain Rd,
    Muskogee, 74401, OK, US
  • Since 1973, the Symphony Show House has showcased the best in design while supporting the OKCPHIL and music education and community engagement.  


    Symphony Show House View map
    729 NW 38th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73118, OK, US
  • Features live, outdoor concerts by local, regional and national artists and musicians on select evenings. Concerts will be held on the Love’s Travel Stops Stage & Great Lawn. Guests are encouraged to bring picnics, blankets and lawn chairs. 2024 Schedule:  May 19 - OKC Phil, 8:30 p.m. May 24 - Jon Muq with special guest Casii Stephan, 8 p.m. May 25 - Beats Music Festival, 2:30 p.m. June 14 -…


    Scissortail Park View map
    415 S Robinson Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73109, OK, US

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