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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.

     

       

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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.

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: September 21, 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.

    Where

    2 S. MICKEY MANTLE BLVD. View map

    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: September 21, 2019
    On this day, over 1,000 participating museums, zoos & cultural centers across the country will open their doors for free. Tickets can be downloaded online. Find museums participating in your area here. 

    Where

    Various locations View map

    OK
  • Date: September 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am
    Features a fun-filled event that includes fun activities, wish inspiration & prizes. Benefits Make-A-Wish® Oklahoma.

    Where

    Myriad Botanical Gardens View map
    301 W Reno Avenue,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA
  • Date: September 21, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Features aircraft displays, workshops, R/C model aircrafts in action, a children's activities area sponsored by Sooner Flight Academy and tours of the control tower.

    Where

    OU Westheimer Airport View map
    1700 Lexington,
    Norman, 73069, OK
  • Date: September 21, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Features an interactive public art installation with ten swings that each activate a different note. When used all together, the swings compose a musical piece in which certain melodies emerge only through cooperation. The concept and design were developed by Daily tous les jours - a Montreal-based interaction design studio that focuses on participation in public spaces.

    Where

    Bicentennial Park View map
    201 N Walker Ave.,
    Oklahoma City, 73102, OK, USA
  • Date: September 21, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Features authors, illustrators, presentations, panel discussions, live entertainment, book vendors, costumed characters, story time and crafts for kids and more.

    Where

    OKC Boathouse District View map
    732 Riversport Dr,
    Oklahoma City, 73129, OK, USA
  • Date: September 21, 2019 @ 9:00 am
    Features a free natural bundle dye workshop using natural dyes from vegetables and plants, an okra cookin demo, free scavenger hunt for kids and more.

    Where

    Paseo Farmers Market View map
    612 NW 29th St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: September 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am
    Drop off up to five standard sized boxes of paper, records, statements and files for destruction and recycling.

    Where

    Allegiance Credit Union View map
    12200 S Western Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Date: September 21, 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
  • Date: September 21, 2019 @ 10:30 am
    Features a half-hour, all-ages story time.

    Where

    Commonplace Books View map
    1325 N Walker Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK
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