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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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Looking for more fun free (or nearly) family activities and family discounts? Find even more things to do below:

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Sometimes it is savy to spend money to save money. Whether you are looking for a great deal or a great gift idea, memberships to attractions are a good way to get the most for your money!

Check out these exciting ideas for endless entertainment year round on our cost-saving seasonal guides.

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All Free Events

  • Sun, Mar 7, 2021

  • Click here to see a list of current museum exhibits in the OKC Metro.                  
  • Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma (DSACO) is gearing up for World Down Syndrome Day on March 21 and is calling on the community to donate crazy socks to the nonprofit for the annual “Knock Your Socks Off” campaign. As part of the campaign, DSACO sends crazy socks to legislators, news anchors and local celebrities to invite the community to join in on the initiative to be #Crazy4DSACO. This initiative helps…


    Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma View map
    521 W. Wilshire Blvd. Ste 130,
    Oklahoma City, 73114, OK, US
  • The Aquarium Run promotes physical fitness and a healthy lifestyle while raising funds for Oklahoma Aquarium's educational programs and exhibits. The virtual event features a half-marathon, 10k, 5k and 1-mile fun run/walk. Finish your run by April 3 and receive a medal, t-shirt, and more.


    Oklahoma Aquarium View map
    300 Aquarium Drive,
    Jenks, OK, US
  • Features special appearances, a military vehicle exhibit, model debuts, a classic car show, special events, vendor booths, activities for the kids and more. Friday & Saturday, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. See website for a full schedule of events.


    State Fair Park's Bennett Event Center View map
    333 Gordon Cooper Blvd,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Features outdoor-focused vendors, attractions, exhibits and seminars as well as kids' activities. Friday, 11 a.m - 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


    State Fair Park View map
    3001 General Pershing Blvd,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Features high-quality, gently-used items including clothing (sizes infant-teen & maternity), shoes, baby equipment, furniture, toys, nursery decor, books and more. Pre-Sale Shopping: Thursday, March 4-Saturday, March 6 (For pre-sale shopping options, visit: Public Shopping: Sunday, March 7, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday, March 8, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, March 10, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, March 11, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.


    Edmond Marketplace Shopping Center View map
    3325 S Boulevard, Suite 163
    Edmond, 73013, OK, US
  • The museum is celebrating their newest exhibition "Moving Vision" by offering a late-night museum experience for all to enjoy. Every Friday, enjoy the diverse galleries until 8 p.m. Make it a family affair by taking advantage of free children's admission for kids 17 and under.


    Oklahoma City Museum of Art View map
    415 Couch Dr,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, US
  • Listen to artisans discuss their craft and share about the pieces included in the Spiro and the Art of the Mississippian World exhibition. Also held: April 11 & 25


    National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
    1700 NE 63rd St,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, US
  • Admission includes basic skate rental. Family Night Package $29 Includes: Admission, Skate Rental, Pizza, & Drinks for up to 5 family members. Thursdays, 6 - 9 p.m.; Sundays, 6 - 8 p.m.


    Skate Galaxy OKC View map
    5800 NW 36th Street,
    Oklahoma City, 73122, OK

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