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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

Upcoming Events

  • Date: December 14, 2019
    Enjoy Christmas light displays throughout the city in Downtown Edmond, Spring Creek Plaza, Spring Creek Village, First Baptist Church, UCO and OC campuses. Luminance is a walk-thru holiday light display that will be open to the public at Mitch Park during the month of December from 5 - 10 p.m. A local company, Northwest Lawn Maintenance, has put together a festive display at 3000 S. Kelly.

    Where

    Various locations View map

    Edmond, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019
    Lights on Markwell Avenue features an entire block Christmas light display set to music on 107.1 FM. Bring a canned good for food drive and be prepared to be wowed by this beautiful Christmas light display! Sunday - Thursday, 6-10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 6-11 p.m.
  • Date: December 14, 2019
    Enjoy complimentary fares on the OKC Streetcars on the weekends in celebration of their one year anniversary. FREE RIDE DATES:  Nov. 22 - 24 Nov. 29 - Dec. 1 Dec. 6 - 8 Dec. 13 - 15 Dec. 20 - 22 Dec. 27 - 29 Jan. 3 - 5

    Where

    Various locations View map

    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019
    Features a holiday train, lights & decorations, firepits for roasting marshmallows, hot cocoa, strolling entertainment, food trucks and other vendors. Friday, 5 - 10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Some activities require tickets. Entertainment Schedule: Friday, Dec. 13 The Promenade 5 – 9 p.m. | Inspyral Entertainment Promenade Entrance 5 – 6 p.m. | Wheeler Middle School Caroling 8 – 9 p.m. | Girl Scout Troop 136 Caroling…

    Where

    Scissortail Park - Promenade View map
    Oklahoma City Blvd and S. Robinson Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features crafts, music, snacks and more to celebrate the season. This is a come & go event.

    Where

    Warr Acres Library View map
    5901 NW 63rd St,
    Warr Acres, 73132, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features themed experiences and learning opportunities for families to enjoy together including crafts and guided tours. In December, families can enjoy special holiday activities including holiday treats and a chance to meet Santa. Monthly Schedule: Guided Museum Tours - 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. & 2 p.m. Interactive Crafts - All Day Conversation Series - 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. All ages welcome.

    Where

    Oklahoma Hall of Fame View map
    1400 Classen Dr,
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features crafts, Santa letter writing, music and a special activity to benefit the Homeless Alliance of Oklahoma City. Bring items to donate (toothbrushes, chapstick, socks, gloves, hand warmers or a blanket) to the Homeless Alliance and receive a complimentary Streetcar day pass to use in the future. Rides on the streetcars are complimentary on Saturday & Sunday.

    Where

    Ballpark Platform View map
    Reno Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features the chance to meet Santa, Elsa & Ana and pose for photos. Kids can enjoy story time while parents shop. Story times:  Santa reading at 10:30 & 11:30 Elsa & Ana reading at 10:15 & 11:00

    Where

    Max Mamas View map
    2776 Washington Dr, Ste 110,
    Norman, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Features a candy tree activity, keepsake ornament, Grinch crafts and more. Kids will also have the chance to meet Santa. Preregister.

    Where

    Artsy Learning Center View map
    1215 36th Ave NW,
    Oklahoma City, 73072, OK, USA
  • Date: December 14, 2019 @ 10:15 am
    Features a fun story time with a special guest or staff member.

    Where

    Full Circle Books View map
    1900 NW Expressway,
    Oklahoma City, OK
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