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Free Fun

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

Our website is packed with opportunities to have fun with the whole family without spending a dime. Below, you’ll find a list of inspiring ideas, reader-favorite free activities in OKC and more! 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.



Looking for more free (or nearly) fun and family discounts? Find even more inspiration below:

Perked up Playdates: 12 Perfect OKC Play Places

10+ places to play indoors in the metro

Kids Eat Free: Local restaurants offering family discounts

Check our Weekend Picks for this weekend’s best free family events

Save money with our coupons or enter our contests to win awesome prizes!

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.

Whether you live in OKC, Edmond, Moore, Norman or nearby, MetroFamily wants to help you find the best weekend activities for your family. Sign up for Weekend Picks and our other e-newsletters here to be sure you don’t miss a thing!


All Free Events

Upcoming Events

  • Date: August 17, 2019
    Features a large sand-filled outdoor park area with umbrellas, lounge chairs, sand volleyball equipment and outdoor games. There will be additional seating and a small boardwalk through the beach itself. Bricktown Beach is free to enter and is open to the public 24 hours a day.


    2 S. MICKEY MANTLE BLVD. View map

    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    The LOVE OKC One Day event will provide over $1 million in goods and services in a single day to children and families in the form of groceries, health services, haircuts, family portraits, children’s activities and more. All completely free of charge. Job fair opportunities and community service agencies will also be available to assist individuals with more long-term resources. All goods and services are free on the day of…


    State Fair Park Expo Hall View map
    3001 General Pershing,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Features a variety of construction vehicles for attendees to explore. Children will be able to touch, climb and explore vehicles of all sizes. In addition to Dolese, a variety of construction industry partners will display vehicles and equipment. There will be a quiet hour from 9-10 a.m for those who wish to see all the trucks up close without the noise. Benefits the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma and Leukemia…


    Dolese Bros. Co. Oklahoma City Campus View map
    20 NW 13th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73103, OK, USA
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 10:15 am
    Features a fun story time with a special guest or staff member.


    Full Circle Books View map
    1900 NW Expressway,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 10:30 am
    Features a half-hour, all-ages story time.


    Commonplace Books View map
    1325 N Walker Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    Features a themed story time and related activity.


    Barnes and Noble Bookstore View map
    540 Ed Noble Parkway,
    Norman, 73072, OK, US
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    FREE Crafts for kids ages 3+ every Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lakeshore Learning. No reservations necessary. Click here for the weekly project lineup.


    Lakeshore Learning View map
    6300 N. May Ave.,
    Oklahoma City, 73112, OK
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am
    Features a kid-friendly story time and corresponding craft activity.


    Best of Books View map
    1313 E Danforth Rd,
    Edmond, 73034, OK, USA
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
    Features a fun-filled program full of gaming, group challenges and other activities.


    Bethany Library View map
    7941 NW 23rd St,
    Bethany, 73008, OK, USA
  • Date: August 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
    Features a concert, food trucks and more, including flower crowns, face painting and outdoor activities.


    Myriad Gardens View map
    301 W. Reno Ave.,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA