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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

  • Tue, Apr 23, 2024

  • Classes are open to all levels, whether you are a beginner or an experienced yogi. Interested participants are invited to sign up for yogi-mail alerts when class locations change. Email info@myriadgardens.org and put YOGA EMAILS in the subject line. Tuesdays 6 p.m. & Saturdays, 9 a.m.

    Where

    Myriad Gardens View map
    301 W Reno Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Nature POP!® Made with LEGO® Bricks from acclaimed artist Sean Kenney features over 40 sculptures made from more than 800,000 LEGO pieces and explores the beauty of nature through highly stylized, colorful displays that stand in striking contrast with their surroundings. The exhibit will be placed throughout Tulsa Botanic Garden and scavenger hunts and interactive building stations will be available.

    Where

    Tulsa Botanic Garden View map
    3900 Tulsa Botanic Dr,
    Tulsa, 74127, OK, US
  • Kids and families are invited to climb, jump and play their way through this hands-on animatronic insect adventure! Bug Squad, now at Sam Noble, is unique traveling exhibit can be described as a full sensory experience with active spaces for kids and families to play. Each of the Bug Squad’s heroic characters was created to represent a variety of abilities, ethnicities and body types, each with their own unique storyline…

    Where

    Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History View map
    2401 Chautauqua Ave,
    Norman, 73072, OK, US
  • Features a story and corresponding hands-on science activity in various locations throughout the museum. Storytime Science moves to a new location for each story — check with a team member or at the Guest Relations Booth for directions. 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Saturdays.  

    Where

    Science Museum Oklahoma View map
    2020 Remington Pl,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Cheer on some of Oklahoma’s top riders as they race through the neighborhood streets in the Wheeler District. First race takes off at 5:30 p.m. from in front of The Big Friendly Brewery & Taproom.

    Where

    Wheeler District View map
    1701 S Western Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Features free live music on The Jones’ patio every weeknight from spring to fall. Upcoming performances include Kennedy Fine, Rocky Kanaga, Stoney LaRue, Sorry Darlin’ and more.

    Where

    The Jones Assembly View map
    901 W Sheridan Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73106, OK, US
  • From spring to fall, The Jones Assembly's outdoor patio will have live music every Tuesday through Friday from 5:30-8:30 PM The patio is always first come, first serve, so grab a drink, order some food, and enjoy the free performance by the Lively Concert Series.

    Where

    The Jones Assembly View map
    901 W Sheridan Ave,
    Oklahoma City, 73106, OK
  • Features a free, relaxing sound bath and meditation to welcome a new moon. Experience the therapeutic benefits of sound bowls and other instruments. Bring a blanket, pillow, and yoga mat for optimal comfort. Limited to 70 people, first-come, first-serve. Arrive by 6 p.m. for a distraction-free environment. Upcoming dates:  May 23 June 21

    Where

    Myriad Gardens - Water Plaza Room View map
    301 W Reno Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Special presentations of classic films are brought back to the big screen every Tuesday at 7 p.m. for only $5. Click here for a full lineup of movies. Tuesday, 7 p.m.; Wednesday, 1 p.m.

    Where

    Harkins Theatre View map
    150 E Reno,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Features a one-hour sunset bike ride throughout downtown Oklahoma City. Gather at the Seasonal Plaza in the northeast corner of the Myriad Botanical Gardens. Each Full Moon Bike Ride has a different theme and routes are specially planned by bicycle enthusiast Steve Schlegel. Lights and helmets are required. All ages welcome. Participants are asked to please sign this digital waiver here. 2024 Schedule: April 23, leaves 8:15 p.m. May 23,…

    Where

    Myriad Botanical Gardens View map
    301 W Reno,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, US

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