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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

  • Tue, May 17, 2022

  • Click here to see a list of current museum exhibits in the OKC Metro.                  
  • Classes are open to all levels, whether you are a beginner or an experienced yogi. Interested participants are invited to sign up for yogi-mail alerts when class locations change. Email and put YOGA EMAILS in the subject line. Tuesdays 6 p.m. & Saturdays, 9 a.m.


    Myriad Gardens View map
    301 W Reno Ave,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • 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)  …


    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


    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.


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


    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.


    Bethany Library (outside) View map
    6700 NW 35th St,
    Bethany, 73008, 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…


    This Land Yoga View map
    405 NW 30th St,
    Oklahoma City, 73118, OK, US
  • Meet up with friends on the third Tuesday of the month April through September within a safe community space at the Friess Family playground. Enjoy refreshments for both adults and littles. Kids also can take part in a craft activity, while supplies last.


    National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
    1700 NE 63rd St,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • Features a virtual storytime with a featured book and related art activity using materials you’re likely to have on hand. Recommended for ages 3-8, but kids of all ages are welcome. For more information about how to register for this virtual program, please contact Space is limited.


    Zoom View map

    Norman, OK, US
  • Features a story and corresponding hands-on science activity in various locations throughout the museum. Storytime Science moves to a new location for each story — check with a team member or at the Guest Relations Booth for directions. 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Saturdays.  


    Science Museum Oklahoma View map
    2020 Remington Pl,
    Oklahoma City, 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…


    Symphony Show House - Fairview Farms View map
    1124 Fairview Farm Rd (near NW 150th and Western),
    Edmond, 73013, OK, US
  • Cheer on some of Oklahoma’s top riders as they race through the neighborhood streets in the Wheeler District. First race takes off at 5:30 p.m. from in front of The Big Friendly Brewery & Taproom.


    Wheeler District View map
    1701 S Western Ave,
    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.


    Downtown Guthrie View map
    2nd & Harrison Ave,
    Guthrie, OK, US
  • Features a variety of bikes, vendors, food, prizes and more. From motorcycle enthusiasts to new adventurers, there is something for all to enjoy.


    Festival Market Place View map
    30 W 1st St, Edmond,
    Edmond, 73003, OK, US
  • Special presentations of classic films are brought back to the big screen every Tuesday at 7 p.m. for only $5. Click here for a full lineup of movies.


    Harkins Theatre View map
    150 E Reno,
    Oklahoma City, OK, US

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