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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

  • Wed, May 18, 2022

  • Click here to see a list of current museum exhibits in the OKC Metro.                  
  • Features a month-long celebration. Some events require preregistration. Schedule: May 1-7: Fakemon Creations (online + curbside) May 1-14 - Create Your Own Comic Book (online + curbside) May 8-15: Superhero Slimes Take-Home Kit (online + curbside) May 8-17: Harry Potter Wants (online + curbside) May 15-22: Superhero Gear Take-Home Kit (online + curbside) May 16-22: Candy Sushi Take-Home Kit (online + curbside) May 18-28: Japanese Stab Binding (online + curbside)  …

    Where

    Downtown Library View map
    300 Park Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • The Dodgers take the field against the Chihuahuas. Game times are Tuesday & Wednesday at 7:05 p.m.; Thursday, 6:05 p.m. Also held: Aug. 23-28

    Where

    Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark View map
    2 Mickey Mantle Dr,
    Oklahoma Cit, OK, US
  • Features visual artistry, unforgettable music and uniquely theatrical storytelling. Tuesday-Thursday, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sunday, 1 & 6:30 p.m.

    Where

    Civic Center Music Hall View map
    201 N Walker Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Features a storytime for littles.

    Where

    Harvey Bakery & Kitchen View map
    301 NW 13th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73103, OK, US
  • Enjoy nature and Bethany's walking trails as you read a story. The story changes every month so drop by to catch a different story. The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.

    Where

    Bethany Library (outside) View map
    6700 NW 35th St,
    Bethany, 73008, OK, US
  • Features an interactive storytime every week that stimulates the brain in a fun way. This activity will be indoors in the library's Education Room at 10 & 11 a.m. Preregister, space is limited.

    Where

    Mustang Public Library View map
    1201 N. Mustang Rd.,
    Mustang, 73064, OK, US
  • Features come-&-go, hands-on science activities that can be easily replicated with everyday items found at home. Early Explorers is perfect for young scientists with short attention spans. No need to preregister. Activities take place at KidSpace or the Gardens, weather permitting.

    Where

    Science Museum Oklahoma View map
    2020 Remington Place,
    Oklahoma City, 73111, OK, US
  • Features a nature-themed storytime, interactive song and small craft. Books are selected based on the season. Walkups welcome. Storytime is held in the Visitor Center in the Crystal Bridge Lobby. Location is subject to change. Look for updates online or on social media.

    Where

    Myriad Gardens View map
    301 W Reno Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Yoga is an excellent option during pregnancy. It can help to soothe aches and pains, reduce stress, promote relaxation, and prepare you for childbirth and motherhood. In the class at This Land Yoga, they focus on lengthening and strengthening muscles, soothing common pregnancy discomforts, and teaching proper breathing and relaxation techniques. This class fosters deep connection: connect to your body, bond with your baby, and with other women in our…

    Where

    This Land Yoga View map
    405 NW 30th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73118, OK, US
  • Since 1973, the Symphony Show House has showcased the best in design while supporting the OKCPHIL and music education and community engagement. This year, the 49th Annual OKCPHIL Symphony Show House is located in Edmond’s prestigious Fairview Farms, located at 1124 Fairview Farm Road. The Show House is open Saturday, May 14 through Sunday, May 29. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday and Saturdays 11 a.m. until…

    Where

    Symphony Show House - Fairview Farms View map
    1124 Fairview Farm Rd (near NW 150th and Western),
    Edmond, 73013, OK, US
  • Features storytime in the Great Hall. Staff will share natural history, science and animal-themed stories. Advance reservations are not required.

    Where

    Sam Noble Museum View map
    2401 Chautauqua Ave,
    Norman, 73072, OK, US
  • Features an outdoor session of yoga open to people of all ages and abilities. April 6, 2022 - Bluff Creek Park April 20, 2022 - Washington Park May 4, 2022 - Woodson Park May 18, 2022 - McKinley Park June 1, 2022 - Dolese Youth Park June 15, 2022 - Earlywine Park July 6, 2022 - John F. Kennedy Park July 20, 2022 - South Rotary Park August 3, 2022…

    Where

    OKC Parks View map

    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Red Brick Nights in Downtown Guthrie features rotating pop-up shops, food trucks and live music, on the first Saturday each month.

    Where

    Downtown Guthrie View map
    2nd & Harrison Ave,
    Guthrie, OK, US

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